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Baseball's grand stage this year was something bigger, better. In the seventh game of the 2016 World Series, the Chicago Cubs clinched their first championship since 1908 with a 8-7 win in 10 innings over the Cleveland Indians, becoming the fifth team in history to come back from a three-games-to-one Fall Classic deficit.
The experience of snapping two of the longest World Series droughts ever only heightened the hopes of Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer.
"There are two things I can't wait to experience," said Hoyer, who will participate with the rest of the Cubs' organization in a victory parade Friday that will...
The presidential candidate, an Illinois native and long-time Cubs fan, kept tabs on the epic Game 7, watching on an i Pad and laptop after she wrapped up a rally at Arizona State University late Wednesday evening. Week 9 gives us a number of intriguing matchups -- most notably the Denver Broncos traveling to the Bay Area to take on the Oakland Raiders for the AFC West lead, and the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles sparring at the Meadowlands in a battle between two 4-3 teams.
We're just a a week into the year, there's a new top team -- at least for now.
The two most-tortured fan bases put their faith in their pennant-winning teams, both of whom did everything humanly possible to negate decades of misery.
Simply put, a lot more was on the line than a trophy.