(KFVS) - This is a big date in Cardinal history.
Fifty years ago in 1967, the El Birdos defeated the Red Sox 4 games to 3 to win the World Series.
Cardinals outfielder Lou Brock had a huge series setting a record by stealing seven bases.
But, this series may be known as the Boston Curse.
No professional team from St. Louis has beat a Boston team for a title since.
The Blues lost to the Bruins in the Stanley cup finals in 1970.
The Rams lost to the Patriots in Super Bowl 36.
The Cardinals lost to Boston in the 2004 World Series, and again in 2013.