The Cincinnati Reds were decisively beaten by the Kansas City Royals, 7 to 4, on September 1, 1997.

Final

KCR

Royals

56-78

7

CIN

Reds

59-76

4

1

1

0

2

0

1

3

0

2

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

3

0

7

0

0

8

1

0

9

2

1

R

7

4

H

10

8

E

1

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

KCR

CIN

Royals

Home run by Johnny Damon.

1

0

Bottom 2nd

KCR

CIN

Reds

Double by Bret Boone; Joe Oliver scored.

1

1

Bottom 3rd

KCR

CIN

Reds

Home run by Eddie Taubensee; Chris Stynes scored.

1

3

Top 6th

KCR

CIN

Royals

Single by Jay Bell; Johnny Damon scored.

2

3

Royals

Single by Dean Palmer; Jed Hansen scored.

3

3

Royals

Double by Jermaine Dye; Jay Bell scored.

4

3

Top 8th

KCR

CIN

Royals

Sacrifice fly by Mike Macfarlane; Jermaine Dye scored.

5

3

Top 9th

KCR

CIN

Royals

Double by Mike Macfarlane; Dean Palmer and Jay Bell scored.

7

3

Bottom 9th

KCR

CIN

Reds

Passed ball by Mike Macfarlane; passed ball by Mike Macfarlane; Brook Fordyce scored.

7

4

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