Final

Series: Game 3 of 3

Boston won 3-0

Game 1: Tuesday, April 29
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Game 2: Wednesday, April 30
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Game 3: Thursday, May 1
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Royals 5

(17-8, 7-8 away)

Red Sox 6

(19-9, 10-2 home)

    6:05 PM ET, May 1, 2003

    Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts 

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    BOS 20100111 - 6 11 0

    W: J. Shiell (1-0)

    L: J. Grimsley (1-2)

    S: B. Lyon (2)

    Game Notes

    KANSAS CITY CATCHER MIKE DIFELICE WAS EJECTED IN THE BOTTOM FO THE EIGHTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE PHIL CUZZI FOR ARGUING THAT CUZZI BROKE UP A CONFERENCE ON THE MOUND TO QUICKLY.
    KANSAS CITY'S JOE RANDA SINGLED IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
    BOSTON PITCHER CASEY FOSSUM WAS EJECTED IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE PHIL CUZZI FOR THROWING BEHIND RAUL IBANEZ AFTER GIVING UP A HOME RUN TO THE PREVIOUS BATTER. BOSTON MANAGER GRADY LITTLE WAS ALSO EJECTED FOR ARGUING FOSSUM'S EJECTION.