On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • St. Louis beats Detroit Tigers, 4-2 in Game 5 at Busch Stadium to win Cardinals' 10th Baseball World Series; Cards infielder David Eckstein MVP

Famous Deaths

  • Brad Will, American anarchist and independent journalist (b. 1970)
  • Joe Niekro, American baseball player (b. 1944)