The game was decided in the bottom of the 8th inning. Tony Bernazard ripped a solo home run. Toronto had a chance in the 9th but they came up short.
The victory was credited to Tom Waddell(6-6) who went 2 innings, allowing no runs. The losing pitcher was Jim Acker(1-2) in relief.
'It was a tough one to lose' said Bobby Cox 'We'll get them next time out.'