The 1908 World Series matched the defending champion Chicago Cubs against
the Detroit Tigers in a rematch of the 1907 Series. In this first-ever rematch of this
young event, the Cubs won in five gam...
Saturday, October 10, 1908 at Bennett Park (Detroit Tigers) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Chicago Cubs 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 10 14 2 Detroit Tigers 1 0
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1918, World Series, Boston Red Sox, Lost, 4-1. 1910, World Series, Philadelphia
Athletics, Lost, 4-1. 1908, World Series, Detroit Tigers, Won, 4-1. 1907, World ...
The Cubs and the White Sox were in the World Series, both for the first time. "Last
night Chicago was baseball mad," the Tribune reported after the Sox ... had a
team batting average of .228, not one .300 hitter, and their pitching was shaky. ...
but he did get redemption when the Cubs won the 1907 and 1908 World Series.
In the makeup game the Cubs beat their rivals to secure the National League ...
publicly—for the Giants' failure to win the 1908 National League pennant. ... and
the Red Sox rallied to beat the Giants 3-2 for their second World Series
championship. .... They did it at night to prevent foreign photographers from
recording it, but ...
Aug 2, 2012 ... It will now be 104 years since the Chicago Cubs last won the World Series, and
my, ... the 1908 World Series in a rematch of the 1907 Fall Classic, little did Cubs
fans know ... Also at the time, there was no such thing as Mother's Day or Father's
Day, and the .... Arrieta Dominates for 8, Cubs Beat Padres 5-3.
Oct 14, 2015 ... Baseball. There can't be a worse name than Guaranteed Rate Field. Can't be. ...
Cubs won 1908 World Series 107 years ago today. Rob Ogden · email ... This
day in 1908: #Cubs win World Series. They haven't done it since ...
Prior to the World Series, the last time they lost back-to-back games had been ...
base on a game-winning hit, the Cubs won 14 of their last 16 (excluding two ties)
.... (The Cubs did not lead the league in fewest runs allowed in 1908, ceding 16
..... they needed every one of their 104 victories to beat the 103-win Giants—and
John McGraw, three years after winning his first World Series, had seen his
Giants slip ... Pulliam did give the Giants one edge; if there was to be a make-up,
the Giants were ... NL champs for the third straight year, the Cubs had to endure
one last ... Forward to 1909: Three-Beat Sudden ace Babe Adams of the
Baseball's wins record is in sight; is a World Series? ... the Model T first rolled off
the assembly line, and the Cubs last won a world championship. ... The weight of
1908 has proved not only immovable, but unapproachable ..... Still, the
opportunity to beat up on the bottom-feeders of the league bodes well for their
chances to ...