Twins pitcher Frank Viola throws during the first inning of Game 4 of the 1987 World Series.
AP Photo/Jim Mone

Minnesota (AL) 4, St. Louis (NL) 3

Game Scores:
MIN 10, STL 1 @ MIN
MIN 8, STL 4 @ MIN
STL 3, MIN 1 @ STL
STL 7, MIN 2 @ STL
STL 4, MIN 2 @ STL
MIN 11, STL 5 @ MIN
MIN 4, STL 2 @ MIN
MVP:
Frank Viola

Why the Twins won: The Twins won all four of their home games in a series in which no road team won.

Why the Cardinals lost: Starters John Tudor, Danny Cox and Joe Magrane all had ERAs higher than 5.73.

Memorable moment: Game 6 was played at 4 p.m. ET. There hasn't been a day World Series game since.

Key stat: 63. Number of years since the Twins' previous title in 1924, when they were the Washington Senators.