In the bottom of the 6th inning Baltimore went on top for good plating one baserunner on 2 base hits. Don Aase pitched a perfect ninth to earn his 19th save.
The winning pitcher was Scott McGregor(12-4) who allowed 2 runs in 8 innings. Charlie Hough(11-11) was the loser. He allowed 4 runs and 6 hits in 8 innings.