On September 30, 1972 — The Tigers take their 3rd in a row from Milwaukee as John Hiller throws a 5-hitter. Aurelio Rodriguez’s 3-run home run is the margin in the 5 – 1 win. The Tigers now return home to face the Red Sox in a 3-game series that will determine which team wins the East.

 


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