1929 Rogers Hornsby - Chicago Cubs won the NL MVP award hitting 49 HR's, 139 RBI's and a .380 average. Hornsby also led the Cubs to a World Series appearance against the Philadelphia A's. The A's defeated the Cubs in 5 games.
Cubs World Series tickets have reached Super Bowl levels
How much would you pay for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity? That’s what Chicago Cubs fans have to determine as their favorite team makes its first World Series appearance in 71 years. Given the historic nature of the event, prices are expected to be sky high.
CHICAGO -- It has been 108 years since the Cubs won the World Series and now it seems the number is following the team every where. Grant DePorter, CEO, Harry Caray's Restaurant Group and co-author of the 2008 book “Hoodoo: Unraveling the 100 Year Mystery of the Chicago Cubs,” has discovered a shocking list of "108" appearances, which could mean the 108-year-long World Series drought could be coming to an end.
1935 World Series Detroit Tigers vs Chicago Cubs Press Pass The 1935 World Series featured the Detroit Tigers and the Chicago Cubs, with the Tigers winning in six games for their first championship in five Series appearances. They had lost in 1907, 1908, 1909, and 1934. SOLD $237.50
A high schooler in 1993 predicted the Cubs 2016 World Series appearance