1984 : Detroit Tigers Win World Series

October 14, 2018 all-day

On October 14, 1984, the Detroit Tigers took Game 5 of the World Series against the San Diego Padres to win the franchise’s fourth championship. Kirk Gibson hit two home runs in the clincher, and Sparky Anderson became the first manager to win a World Series in both the National League and American League.

Source : Detroit Historical Society.

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