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This Day in Tigers History
June 15th

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1948 The Tigers play their first home game under the lights, defeating the Philadelphia A's, 4-1. Actually, 52 years earlier, the club played a night game, but the results never made it into the books as an official game.
1965 At Tiger Stadium, Denny McLain enters the game in the first inning in relief and strikes out the first seven batters he faces to set a major league record. The Detroit right-hander will whiff 14 batters during his 6.2 innings as a reliever in the team's 6-5 victory over Boston.

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