Tigers’ Record: 23-17, 1st Place; Tied with Minnesota
Tigers at Dodgers | 10:10 p.m. ET – Dodger Stadium | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 & 97.1 FM
Dontrelle Willis (1-1, 4.68 ERA) vs. RHP Chad Billingsley (4-2, 4.03 ERA)
Tigers 5 – A’s 2
Tigers History Lesson
Finally, from Baseball-Reference.com, on this date in 1967, Earl Wilson gives Detroit its third straight win over the Yankees, 9-4. Mickey Mantle hits his fifth homer in six games but it’s not enough for Whitey Ford, who appears in his last ML game.