APBA 1988 ALCS Replay – Game 1 – Oakland’s A’s vs Boston Red Sox

APBA 1988 ALCS Replay – Game 1 – Oakland’s A’s vs Boston Red Sox

1988, 1988 Playoff Replay, Athletics, Red Sox
Big time matchup in this ALCS between the Western Division Champion Oakland A's (104-58) and the Eastern Division Champion Boston Red Sox (89-73).   Game 1's pitching matchup is Dave Stewart (20-13 3.68 Grade 15Y) for the A's versus Bruce Hurst (18-6 3.66 Grade 11YZ) for the Red Sox. The A's would come out of the gate and grab the lead in the first as Jose Canseco would double to left and Mark McGwire would single up the middle to bring him home. The Red Sox would get that run right back in the bottom as Todd Benzinger would double in Wade Boggs. In the 3rd the Red Sox would get to Stewart again Marty Barrett would single in Rich Gedman and Benzinger again would double this time driving in…
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