Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Sports Illustrated Cover of the Week
Issue dated September 23rd 1968
September 14th 1968
Denny McLain becomes a thirty-game winner when Tigers rally for two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat Oakland 5-4. The Detroit right-hander, who will finish the season 31-6, is the first hurler to accomplish the feat since Dizzy Dean reached the milestone in 1934.