Pinch yourself, Chicago: This thing is real and the Cubs' year wait World Series games played, are your World Series champions. The Chicago Cubs won the World Series for the first time in years, beating the Cleveland Indians in 10 innings. The World Series is the annual championship series of Major League Baseball (MLB) and concludes the MLB postseason. First played in , the World Series championship is determined through a The New York Yankees of the AL have played in 40 World Series through —winning 27—the most Series Winners · Series appearances by club · Appearances by club · Years of appearance.
Cubs win World Series with Game 7 win Crisp then moved up 90 feet on a sacrifice bunt by Roberto Perezand then jogged home when Santana sent a line drive over a leaping Rizzo and into right for an RBI single. Baltimore Orioles 6, 2—4. That's probably going to go down baden baden germany airport one of the better teams in baseball history. New York Yankees 15, 11—4. Retired Illinois minister saved by teenage organ donor. The Seattle Mariners and the Washington Nationals formerly Montreal Expos are the only current Major League Baseball franchises to have never appeared in a World Series; the Houston AstrosSan Diego PadresColorado RockiesTexas Rangers formerly the — version of the Washington SenatorsTampa Bay Raysand Milwaukee Brewers formerly Seattle Pilots have all played in the Series but have never won. World Series MLB Latest News.