The New York Yankees were decisively beaten by the Boston Red Sox, 7 to 3, on September 17, 1978.

Final

BOS

Red Sox

88-61

7

NYY

Yankees

90-58

3

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

1

0

4

0

0

5

1

0

6

0

0

7

1

1

8

3

2

9

1

0

R

7

3

H

11

4

E

3

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 3rd

BOS

NYY

Red Sox

Single by Carl Yastrzemski; Rick Burleson scored.

1

0

Top 5th

BOS

NYY

Red Sox

Single by Jerry Remy; Dwight Evans scored.

2

0

Top 7th

BOS

NYY

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Jerry Remy; Dwight Evans scored.

3

0

Bottom 7th

BOS

NYY

Yankees

Single by Gary Thomasson; Chris Chambliss scored.

3

1

Top 8th

BOS

NYY

Red Sox

Double by George Scott; Carlton Fisk scored.

4

1

Red Sox

Double by Butch Hobson; George Scott and Frank Duffy scored.

6

1

Bottom 8th

BOS

NYY

Yankees

Reggie Jackson hit ground ball; error by Jerry Remy; Thurman Munson and Willie Randolph scored.

6

3

Top 9th

BOS

NYY

Red Sox

Home run by Carl Yastrzemski.

7

3

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