“Go crazy, folks!” The Wizard played brilliantly in the 1895 NLCS, but his production disappeared in the World Series.
October 20, 1985: The Cardinals defeated the Royals 4-2 in Game 2 of the 1985 World Series
The 1985 St. Louis Cardinals pitching staff was a known quantity and a strong point of the team. Inside we break them down one at a time.
Anchored by closer extraordinaire Dan Quisenberry, the Royals’ 1985 pitching staff was one for the books.
The Royals were built around veteran leaders like Willie Wilson, but their offense was less powerful than that of their cross-state rivals – on paper.
October 19, 1985: The Cardinals defeated the Royals 3-1 in Game 1 of the 1985 World Series.
Breaking down the lineup of the 1985 National League Champion Cardinals.
The Royals had to claw their way through a strong Toronto team to reach the 1985 October Classic.
The Cardinals entered the 1985 season looking to reinvent themselves after dismantling the World Champion 1982 team.
The Royals and Cardinals faced off in the 1985 World Series 25 years ago this week. I-70 Baseball is remembering the classic matchup with an in-depth look back.