The Boston Red Sox squeaked out a win over the Oakland Athletics, 6 to 5, on August 27, 1981.

Final

OAK

5

BOS

Red Sox

38-34

6

1

3

0

2

0

1

3

0

0

4

2

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

0

3

8

0

2

9

0

R

5

6

H

10

11

E

2

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

OAK

BOS

Athletics

Single by Cliff Johnson; Rickey Henderson scored.

1

0

Athletics

Single by Shooty Babitt; Tony Armas and Cliff Johnson scored.

3

0

Bottom 2nd

OAK

BOS

Red Sox

Carl Yastrzemski groundedout; Tony Perez scored.

3

1

Top 4th

OAK

BOS

Athletics

Home run by Mike Heath; Jeff Newman scored.

5

1

Bottom 7th

OAK

BOS

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Jim Rice; errors by Mike Heath and Tony Armas; Jerry Remy and Rick Miller scored.

5

3

Red Sox

Single by Tony Perez; Dwight Evans scored.

5

4

Bottom 8th

OAK

BOS

Red Sox

Home run by Dwight Evans; Jerry Remy scored.

5

6

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