Tigers’ Record: 17-14, 2nd place; 3.5 GB Minnesota
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Indians 7 – Tigers 4
Tigers History Lesson
On this Date in Tigers History
- 1968 — Denny McLain defeats the Senators and the Tigers move into first place for good.
- 1966 — The Tigers acquired LHP Johnny Podres from the Dodgers for cash considerations.
- 1966 — The Tigers acquired cash considerations from the Phillies for RHP Terry Fox.
- 1961 — The Tigers acquired infielder Jim Baumer from the Reds for infielder Dick Gernert.
- 1936 — Tigers lefty Joe Sullivan relieves Elden Auker in the second inning and proceeds to pitch 12 innings of scoreless relief in Detroit’s 15-inning, 9-7 win over the Indians.