Player of the Day: Clarence Gaston of the Atlanta Braves hit a grand slam and a 3-run homer in Atlanta’s 16-1 romp over the San Francisco Giants. It was San Francisco’s 12th straight loss.
Pitcher of the Day: Pat Zachry pitched a shutout against the Los Angeles Dodgers and improved his record to 12-3. Zachry allowed three hits and two walks and struck out eight batters. The Reds have now won 13 straight games.
New York 5, Pittsburgh 3 (game 2)