July 9, 1985: Red Sox (50-33) at A's (32-51)

Jackie Gutierrez had 2 base hits as the Boston Red Sox topped the Oakland Athletics by a score of 5 to 4 at OAKLAND COLISEUM. 

Bruce Hurst(8-8) had a solid outing for Boston. He went 8 innings allowing 8 hits and 3 walks and surrendered 2 'long-bombs'. Bob Stanley earned the save with a perfect ninth, his 22nd save. 

Tommy John(0-4) was given the loss in relief. 'I didn't have my best stuff but sometimes you just get lucky,' Hurst said, 'this was one of those times.'