The Detroit fans enjoyed the offense provided by Parrish. He laced a base-knock which brought home a run in the 3rd inning, doubled in the 5th inning and blasted a two-run home run in the 7th inning. Detroit totaled 11 hits on the night.
Frank Tanana(8-2) allowed 2 runs in 8 innings, and picked up the victory. Ed Whitson(6-7) suffered the loss. He pitched 6 and 1/3 innings and surrendered 9 hits and 1 walk.