48-38, 2nd place; 1/2-game behind White Sox
All-Star Game – Angels Stadium in Anaheim
Tigers History Lesson
On this Date in Tigers History
- 2003 — The Tigers acquired outfielder Ben Petrick from the Rockies for RHP Adam Bernero.
- 1989 — Despite the relaxed balk rule during the season, Red Sox pitcher John Dopson
manages to tie the American League record with four balks in just 3-2/3 innings in Boston’s 8-7 win over the Tigers.