Player of the Day: Amos Otis went 3 for 4 with a home run and 3 RBI to help the Kansas City Royals to a 6-0
win over the Texas Rangers.
Pitcher of the Day: Dennis Leonard had a no-hitter going into the 7th inning against the Texas Rangers. Toby Harrah led off the top of the 7th inning and bunted for a base hit to break up the no-hitter. Leonard allowed a single to Gene Clines in the 9th inning and ended up with a 2-hit shutout.
Kansas City 6, Texas 0
Boston 9, Cleveland 2 (game 1)
Cleveland 6, Boston 2 (game 2)
Minnesota 7, Chicago 6 (15 innings)
Milwaukee 4, Detroit 2
Baltimore 1, New York 0 (game 1)
Jim Palmer pitched a 2-hit shutout and won his 20th game.
Baltimore 3, New York 2 (game 2)
California 8, Oakland 2