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
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Summers was no match for Brown, as the Cubs won 3-0. ... Overall did the rest,
and Chicago clinched their second straight World Series Championship with a ...
The 1908 World Series by Baseball Almanac with a detailed description, ... They
met their goal by winning the American League pennant on the last day of the
regular ... The Cubs were on a roll and won their sixth consecutive Series game
..... Did you know that the home run hit by Joe Tinker during Game 2 was the first
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Aug 2, 2012 ... It will now be 104 years since the Chicago Cubs last won the World Series, ... in
the 1908 World Series in a rematch of the 1907 Fall Classic, little did ... Also at
the time, there was no such thing as Mother's Day or Father's Day, ...
20 Events that Have Occurred Since the Chicago Cubs Won Their Last World
Series. Both radio and TV were invented; Fourteen teams were added to Major ...
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.
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
Apr 8, 2016 ... ... in helping the Chicago Cubs to their last World Series championship, though
inadvertently for the opposition. Last week, this space told the tale of “Turkey
Mike” Donlin, a feared ... Did one fewer hit mean anything to Graham's future? ...
The Cubs won 4-2, then beat the Detroit Tigers four games to one in ....