Excerpt from Independent Journal Review
Written by Sara Vallone
For the first time since 1908, the Chicago Cubs have won a World Series beating the Cleveland Indians in a heart pumping Game 7, eight to seven.
Unfortunately for the Indians, their drought continues, having not won the Commissioner's Trophy since 1948. Here's what the World Series looked like in 1908, when the Cubs's Johnny Evers led them to a victory:
Early in the seven game series, it looked like the Cleveland Indians were going to run away with it after taking a 3-1 game lead over the Cubs.
However, a Cubs win in Game 5, Game 6, and finally in Game 7, proved just how bad the Cubs wanted to break the “Curse of the Billy Goat.”