A HISTORICAL WORLD SERIES: CHICAGO CUBS V. CLEVELAND INDIANS 2016 | Two of baseball’s longest championship droughts is about to end. The Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians will face head-to-head at the World Series on Tuesday, October 25th. The Indians are looking to seek their first World Series title in 68 years, the Cubs haven’t won it all since 1908. Start date: OCT. 25, 2016 End date: NOV. 02, 2016
A "Curse" was placed on the Chicago Cubs in 1945, when Billy Goat Tavern owner Billy Sianis was asked to leave a World Series game against the Detroit Tigers at Wrigley because his pet goat smelled to high heaven and the odor bothered the fans. Of course, Sianis was outraged and declared, “Them Cubs, they aren’t gonna win no more.” And alas, the Curse of the Billy Goat remains in effect. The Cubs didn’t win the 1945 World Series. In fact, the team hasn’t won a World Series since 1908.
Cubs' victory celebration Friday in Chicago following the team's first World Series championship since 1908. November 4, 2016
Cubs haven't triumphed since 1908 but tech sure has - CNET The Chicago Cubs are back in the World Series for the first time since 1945 and more infamously they havent won it since 1908. In the 108 years that have passed there have been two World Wars empires have fallen and been rebuilt and tech has grown exponentially. The Cleveland Indians the Cubs opponent in the 2016 World Series havent done much better the team hasnt won a World Series title since 1948. Less than two weeks…
From the studio of Holy Cow Canvas, this large, high quality canvas-wrapped art reproduction salutes the 1908 of the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs. Photo was taken in Chicago at the former West S