Blyleven(10-5) had a strong outing. He allowed only 6 hits and 3 walks in 9 innings reducing his ERA from 3.31 to 3.09. Both teams totaled 6 hits on the night.
The losing pitcher was Dennis Martinez(8-8). 'Ahhh, that victory was surely needed. Man alive, things were getting awfully grim,' noted Ray Miller. 'Now, we need to string a bunch of wins together and turn things around!'