Player of the Day: John Mayberry went 4 for 5 and knocked in the tying run with two out in the bottom of the 9th inning. The Royals ended up winning the game in ten innings.
Pitcher of the Day: Larry Gura came into the game in the top of the third inning after starting pitcher Al Fitzmorris allowed five runs in two innings. Gura pitched 7 1/3 innings of one-hit ball and allowed only one unearned run. Gura left the game in the 10th inning and didn’t get the win, but he had a great performance anyway.
Cleveland 5, Boston 2
Chicago 4, Minnesota 2
Milwaukee 3, Detroit 1
New York 6, Baltimore 4
Oakland 5, California 4
Kansas City 7, Texas 6 (10 innings)