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Remembering 1966: Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Remembering 1966: Sept. 25-Oct. 1

It's a gloomy week for the Orioles, who lose three games and have four others rained out. But that doesn't stop fans of the newly crowned American League champions from scrambling for World Series seats. On Monday, Sept. 26, at 12:01 a.m., when tickets go on sale, a line of people snakes out from Baltimore's main post office for 30 blocks. Some fans have been waiting for 33 hours.

Meanwhile, the Orioles go flat. They drop a 6-1 decision on the road to the California Angels, then wait out four days of rain before losing a home doubleheader to Minnesota, 10-7 and 8-2. Worse, the Twins rock the Orioles' two star pitchers, Dave McNally and Jim Palmer, before a somber crowd of 12,260....

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