Baseball DVD collectors, and Minnesota
Twins fans, welcome to paradise! MLB Productions has taken home video excitement
to the next level with this amazing, historic 7-Disc set, featuring the
entire 1987 World Series between the Twins and the National League Champion
St. Louis Cardinals. Celebrating Minnesota's amazing championship run,
you get over 18 hours of legendary performances from the likes of Kirby
Puckett, Frank Viola, Gary Gaetti, Don Baylor, Tom Brunansky, Jeff Reardon,
Greg Gagne, Dan Gladden, Kent Hrbek, Steve Lombardozzi, Tim Laudner, Bert
Blyleven, manager Tom Kelly, and the rest. Along with a package of great
extras, these seven DVDs each contain ABC's complete broadcast coverage
of the following games (broadcast team: Al Michaels, Tim McCarver and Jim
Each game DVD comes packaged with an innovative "SleeveStats"
booklet, a full rundown of stats, facts, figures, and highlights of the
game in question. One of the most exciting seven-game series you'll ever
see, it's also a tribute to the great St. Louis Cardinals teams of the
era that included stars like Ozzie Smith, Tommy Herr, Vince Coleman, Tony
Pena, Jose Oquendo, Willie McGee, Joe Magrane, Todd Worrell, and the rest.
An incredible value for the price, this is part of a revolutionary new
era in sports DVD production - a historic archive of complete game coverage
for your home video collection. Officially licensed by Major League Baseball,
it is the most deep, rich, robust Twins DVD collection ever offered. An
absolute must for any baseball fanatic, and the perfect gift for the fan
who has everything!
1987 World Series Game 1, October 17, 1987, Metrodome,
Minneapolis, MN (Complete Game Broadcast) - Gladden slams a grand
slam, Viola pitches brilliantly, and the fan noise nearly blows the roof
off the place, as the Twins start the series off with a 10-1 victory.
1987 World Series Game 2, October 18, 1987, Metrodome
(Complete Game Broadcast) - The Twins jump all over Cardinals starter
Danny Cox for a 7-0 lead after four innings, en route to a Blyleven 8-4
victory and a 2-0 series lead.
1987 World Series Game 3, October 20, 1987, Busch Stadium,
St. Louis, MO (Complete Game Broadcast) - John Tudor dominates
in a 3-1 victory for the Cardinals. Welcome home, boys!
- 1987 World Series Game 4, October 21, 1987, Busch Stadium
(Complete Game Broadcast) - Little-used utility man Tom Lawless
earns his 15 minutes of fame with a clutch three-run homer that provided
the winning margin in a 7-2 Cardinals victory to even the series at 2-2.
1987 World Series Game 5, October 22, 1987, Busch Stadium
(Complete Game Broadcast) - Cox redeems himself with a brilliant
home-field performance, and the Twins look down-and-out in falling to a
3-1 defeat and a 3-2 series deficit.
1987 World Series Game 6, October 24, 1987, Metrodome
(Complete Game Broadcast) - Things are looking desperate when the
Cardinals jump on Twins starter Les Straker for an early 5-2 lead. But
Tudor and the bullpen can't hold down the Twins, and a Hrbek grand slam
in the sixth highlights an 11-5 victory and a date with Game 7.
1987 World Series Game 7, October 25, 1987, Metrodome
(Complete Game Broadcast) - Early-game jitters cost Viola a 2-0
Cardinals lead in the second inning, but he regroups to allow just two
more hits the rest of the way. The Twins chip away for a 4-2 lead heading
into the ninth, and Reardon closes out the series with a save. Let the
celebration begin; the Twins are World Series Champions for the first time
Extras include: World Series Trophy presentation;
MVP presentation to Frank Viola; post-game-7 interview with Kirby Puckett;
footage from the victory parade; short feature film "History of the Minnesota
Twins"; game footage from Twins clinching American League West Division
championship; game footage from four-run rally in 8th inning of Game 1
of the ALCS vs. Detroit Tigers; clinching moment from Game 5 of the ALCS
at Tiger Stadium; Harmon Killebrew throwing out ceremonial first pitch
before Game 1 of World Series.
Publisher: Manufactured and distributed by A&E Home Video, 2007
Condition: Brand New.
Price: $64.95 USD
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Item Number: AAE-76877
DVD SET: Minnesota Twins 1987 World Series Collector's Edition (7 Complete Broadcasts)