Anne Erickson


8th October 1945: The Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago Cubs in the sixth innings of the fifth world series baseball game in Chicago. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

The Detroit Tigers have won four World Series titles, and those were snagged in 1935, 1945, 1968 and 1984. We would like another one, but aren’t getting our hopes up too much for this year. Check out video footage from each of the Tigers’ World Series’ wins below!

  • 1935: Goose Goslin smacks a walk-off hit in the bottom of the 9th inning in Game 6 to win the World Series for the Tigers

  • 1945: Hal Newhouser gets Don Johnson to ground out for the final out as the Tigers win Game 7 and the World Series against the Cubs

  • 1968: Mickey Lolich gets Tim McCarver to fly out to end the 1968 World Series with a Tigers championship

  • 1984: Experience the top plays from the Detroit Tigers historic victory in Game 5 of the 1984 World Series