Trailing 2 - 1 in the home 9th, the Chicago White Sox mounted a 2-run rally to defeat Sonny Siebert and the Cleveland Indians 3 to 2. Wayne Causey led off the last of the 9th with a pinch single. Ed Stroud pinch ran and promptly stole 2nd. Smoky Burgess pinch hit and drew a walk. Al Weis pinch ran for Burgess, and after a Ron Hansen strike out, Ken Berry reached on a Siebert error to load the bases. With one out, Don Buford stroked a clutch 2-run single scoring Ed Stroud with the tieing run and Al Weis with the game winner.
Joe Horlen and Sonny Siebert were locked in a pitchers' duel until the Indians scored two in the sixth to take a 2-1 lead. Bob Locker relieved in the eighth following Hoyt Wilhelm and picked up the late inning win. The Chisox stole 3 more bases (Don Buford, Ed Stroud and Ken Berry).