|MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL|
|MILWAUKEE BREWERS AT BOSTON RED SOX|
|GAME ID: 5 - TUESDAY, APRIL 8TH, 1975 - GAME LOG|
Opening day festivities have begun throughout the league. Fans of the Boston Red Sox were eager to watch Luis Tiant square off against Bill Castro of the visiting Milwaukee Brewers. In the end, the Brewers won the game, 7-1, with Bill Castro earning player of the game honors. Castro got the win, improving to 1-0. He allowed 6 hits and walked 3 over 7.2 innings. Castro allowed 1 earned run.
Gorman Thomas aided the Milwaukee cause with a 3-run home run in the top of the fourth. For the game, the center fielder went 1-3 with a home run. He drove in 3 runs and scored once. Thomas attributed the win to "a well-rounded effort by the whole team."