LOS ANGELES -- The stars of American baseball have finally earned their World Baseball Classic stripes. The United States got a brilliant pitching performance from starter Marcus Stroman and enough offense from its All-Star-packed lineup of Major League l... Even with professional sport's longest title drought gone, basic math says we'll start seeing a lot more like it soon. Finally. The most epic drought in sports history is over, and the Cubs are world champions. After 107 years of waiting, the Cubs won the 2016 World Series with an 8-6, 10-inning Game 7 victory over the Indians on Wednesday night at Progressive Field.
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In other words, don't pull a warriors Within hours of the Chicago Cubs getting eliminated from the 2015 postseason, a devoted fan named Deric Brazill went online to share a revelation. The next season would mark 108 years since the Cubs had won the World Series. In Buddhism, he wrote, 108 is ... Of course beer and baseball go together. I was curious how many other team specific communities there were here on imzy. Here's what I've found thus far: NL East: https://www.imzy.com/nationals https://www.imzy.com/braves NL Central: https://www.imzy.com/brewers AL East: https://www.imzy.com/red... I really like Derek Holland. That being said, his pitching this season has not been all that good. Maybe this will help him get his stuff together. Between him and Yu Darvish going to the DL I am worried about our pitching.