Last week, Michael Metzger took us back to Game 7 of the 1987 World Series with his article, The Other Game 7. It was truly an amazing game that had more plot twists than a Dan Brown novel. With the 25th anniversary coverage of the 1985 World Series last month, that leaves just one more Game 7 for the Cardinals in the Whitey Herzog era. That would be October 20, 1982: The Other Other Game 7.
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.
What caused the house of Cards to collapse this season?