The Boston Red Sox were decisively beaten by the New York Yankees, 7 to 4, on September 10, 1978.

Final

NYY

Yankees

86-56

7

BOS

Red Sox

86-56

4

1

3

0

2

2

0

3

0

0

4

1

2

5

0

0

6

0

1

7

1

1

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

7

4

H

18

5

E

1

1

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

NYY

BOS

Yankees

Single by Reggie Jackson; Mickey Rivers scored.

1

0

Yankees

Single by Graig Nettles; Lou Piniella and Reggie Jackson scored.

3

0

Top 2nd

NYY

BOS

Yankees

Reggie Jackson groundedout; Bucky Dent scored.

4

0

Yankees

Single by Lou Piniella; Willie Randolph scored.

5

0

Top 4th

NYY

BOS

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Lou Piniella; Willie Randolph scored.

6

0

Bottom 4th

NYY

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Carlton Fisk; Fred Lynn scored.

6

1

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Garry Hancock; Carl Yastrzemski scored.

6

2

Bottom 6th

NYY

BOS

Red Sox

Home run by Fred Lynn.

6

3

Top 7th

NYY

BOS

Yankees

Single by Bucky Dent; Lou Piniella scored.

7

3

Bottom 7th

NYY

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Jack Brohamer; error by Chris Chambliss; George Scott scored.

7

4

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