The game was decided in the 8th inning. After an out was recorded, Jody Davis lofted a solo-blast 'downtown'. Lee Smith was perfect in the ninth giving him his 30th save on the season.
The win went to Dennis Eckersley(16-8) who allowed 2 runs in 8 innings. Tom Browning(12-11) ended up with the loss. He pitched 8 innings giving up 11 hits and no walks.