1935 : Detroit Tigers Win First World Series

October 7, 2018 all-day

On October 7, 1935, the Detroit Tigers won their first World Series Championship, topping the Chicago Cubs 7–3 in game 6 before the home crowd at Navin Field.

Sources :

Detroit Historical Society

“Detroit Hails Its Champion Tigers as a Symbol of the City Dynamic; Half Million Jam Streets in Mad Victory Carnival”, Detroit Free Press, October 8, 1935.

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