30,246 fans watched an exciting game at ANAHEIM STADIUM. The California Angels topped the Oakland Athletics by the slimmest of margins, 7 to 6. The home town fans were very appreciative of the fine hitting performance provided by Dick Schofield. He launched a three-run homer in the 2nd inning, laced a base-hit in the 4th inning and ripped a base-knock in the 6th inning. Oakland had a chance in the 9th but they came up short. Kirk McCaskill(13-11) went 6 and 2/3 innings allowing 4 runs for the victory. Donnie Moore got the save, his 26th. Chris Codiroli(5-14) took the loss. He was hit hard and gave up 10 hits and 3 walks in 5 and 2/3 innings.