The only good thing about the Cardinals’ 1-4 trip is they returned home still in first place in the National League Central Division, albeit only a half game ahead of Cincinnati.
The Cardinals from 1985-1990.
October 27, 1985: The Royals defeated the Cardinals 11-0 in Game 7 of the World Series.
A Royals fan who wasn’t alive in 1985 looks back and sees how much is different – from salaries to uniforms to hairstyles.
A fateful event prior to the World Series put the National League Rookie of the Year on the shelf, and Tito Landrum found suddenly found himself in the national spotlight.
A look into the 1985 Cardinals reveals a turn around that few people recognize as the real turning point.