The Boston Red Sox were decisively beaten by the Cleveland Indians, 5 to 1, on August 9, 1978.

Final

CLE

Indians

52-58

5

BOS

Red Sox

70-41

1

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

1

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

1

0

7

1

0

8

1

0

9

2

0

R

5

1

H

10

6

E

1

2

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 3rd

CLE

BOS

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Jim Rice; Butch Hobson scored.

0

1

Top 6th

CLE

BOS

Indians

Double by Gary Alexander; Tom Veryzer scored.

1

1

Top 7th

CLE

BOS

Indians

Double by Ted Cox; Buddy Bell scored.

2

1

Top 8th

CLE

BOS

Indians

Home run by Andre Thornton.

3

1

Top 9th

CLE

BOS

Indians

Tom Veryzer hit ground ball; error by Butch Hobson; Bo Diaz scored.

4

1

Indians

Single by Johnny Grubb; Rick Manning scored.

5

1

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