St. Louis never recovered after Los Angeles took the lead in the bottom of the 4th inning when they tallied 5 runs on 6 hits. The critical plate appearance was by Duncan who made the Los Angeles fans a happy lot when he slapped a single which was good for two runs. Los Angeles had 15 hits for the night.
The winning pitcher was Honeycutt(7-1) who allowed 2 runs for the game. Danny Cox(5-7) was given the loss. He was knocked around, surrendering 6 runs in 3 and 2/3 innings.
'All of my pitches were working tonight,' Honeycutt said. 'I felt really good out there, and heck, I think I could have gone longer.'