The Boston Red Sox were decisively beaten by the Kansas City Royals, 8 to 4, on August 12, 1998.

Final

KCR

Royals

53-66

8

BOS

Red Sox

69-48

4

1

0

0

2

1

1

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

1

1

9

5

2

R

8

4

H

16

5

E

1

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 2nd

KCR

BOS

Royals

Mike Sweeney groundedout; Dean Palmer scored.

1

0

Bottom 2nd

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Damon Buford; Troy O'Leary scored.

1

1

Top 7th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Wild pitch by Jim Corsi; wild pitch by Dean Palmer; Johnny Damon scored.

2

1

Top 8th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Single by Hal Morris; Mike Sweeney scored.

3

1

Bottom 8th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Mo Vaughn; Darren Lewis scored.

3

2

Top 9th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Single by Luis Rivera; Terry Pendleton scored.

4

2

Royals

Single by Johnny Damon; Jermaine Dye and Mike Sweeney scored.

6

2

Royals

Double by Hal Morris; Luis Rivera scored.

7

2

Royals

Single by Jose Offerman; Johnny Damon scored.

8

2

Bottom 9th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Jason Varitek; Mike Stanley scored.

8

3

Red Sox

Single by Donnie Sadler; Jason Varitek scored.

8

4

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