June 29, 1985: A's (29-44) at Rangers (36-37)

In a close game it was the Oakland Athletics 5, the Texas Rangers 3 at ARLINGTON STADIUM. 

Oakland came up with 2 runs in the 5th inning. Although they lost, Texas did out-hit Oakland 9 to 6. The win was credited to Jose Rijo(11-1) who went 8 innings allowing 3 runs. Jay Howell got the save, his 15th. The losing pitcher was Dave Stewart(4-3). 

"I just wanted to give my team a chance to win." said Rijo, "I got burned on a couple of pitches. But we won the game, and that's all that matters."