Hershiser(18-8) simply dominated New York. He didn't allow much, just 4 hits and 1 walk in 9 innings. Los Angeles rapped out 18 hits for the afternoon. Rick Aguilera(5-10) was hit with the loss.
Hershiser was pleased with his performance. He noted, "I had good zip on my pitches. Just as important, my location was right on. The fans really got into the game too - that always helps me."