C)Gary Gaetti was named the ALCS MVP in 1987 after starting the series in historic fashion. In Game 1 at the Metrodome, he was the first player to hit home runs in his first two playoff at bats. Gaetti's performance sparked the Twins to an unlikely upset of the heavily-favored Tigers, winning the best-of-seven series in just five games.
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What play ended the 1987 World Series?
On Oct. 25, 1987, the Minnesota Twins won their first World Series with a 4-2 Game 7 victory over St. Louis. How was the final out recorded? A) Hot shot to Hrbek at first, he steps on the bag...Twins Win!!! B) Lazy fly ball to left, Gladden is under it ...Twins Win!!! C) Ground ball to Gaetti, over to Hrbek ...Twins Win!!! For the answer (you know the answer!), click on the headline above...
Besides Kent Hrbek, which Twin homered in Game 6 of the 1987 World Series?
On Oct. 24, 1987, Twins first baseman Kent Hrbek hit a grand slam in Game 6 of the World Series against St. Louis to help tie this Fall Classic at three games apiece. Which Twin also hit a huge homer in the winning cause? A) Kirby Puckett B) Don Baylor C) Dan Gladden For the answer (you know the answer, come on!), click on the headline above...
How many games did Bert Blyleven win in the 1987 World Series?
On Oct. 18, 1987, the Twins won Game 2 of their World Series matchup against the St. Louis Cardinals, with Bert Blyleven on the mound as the starting pitcher. How many games would the future Hall of Famer win in this series? A) 0 B) 1 C) 2 For the answer, click on the headline above...
Which Twin hit a grand slam in Game 1 of the 1987 World Series?
On Oct. 17, 1987, this Twin would cap a seven-run fourth inning with a grand slam at the Metrodome in Game 1 of the World Series against St. Louis. Who had the big blast? A) Kent Hrbek B) Gary Gaetti C) Dan Gladden For the answer, click on the headline above...
Video Vault: NBC's Twins-Tigers Game 5 ALCS opening montage
Check out the three-minute setup from NBC's Bob Costas on the day the Twins beat the Tigers in 1987 to win the American League pennant.
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