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Sat, 1985-10-26

On October 26, 1985, the Kansas City Royals defeat the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the World Series, thanks in part to a controversial ninth inning call by Don Denkinger. The umpire had ruled the Royals’ Jorge Orta safe at first base, when replays showed he was out. The Royals will go on to score two runs to win. Full Series Recap

 

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1985 World Series, Don Denkinger, Jorge Orta, Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals

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