Tigers’ Record: 6-3 — Tied for 1st
Royals 7 – Tigers 3
Tigers History Lesson
On this Date in Tigers History
- 1983 – Milt Wilcox retires 26 batters in a row before the White Sox’s Jerry Hairston lines a single to center, dashing Wilcox’s perfect game. He retires the next hitter and the Tigers win 6-0. Read my profile of that game here.
- 1993 – Sparky Anderson earned his 2,000th managerial victory as the Tigers defeated the A’s 3-2.