Tuesday, October 25, 2016

68 71 | Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs World Series history (2016 World Series by the numbers warm up)

http://www.espn.com/mlb/worldseries/history/winners

Cleveland Indians:

1920, Cleveland Indians defeat Brooklyn Robins, 5-2
1948, Cleveland Indians defeat Boston Braves, 4-2
1954, New York Giants defeat Cleveland Indians 4-0 (Baseball = 54)
1995, Atlanta Braves defeat Cleveland Indians, 4-2
1997, Florida Marlins defeat Cleveland Indians, 4-3

It has been 68-years since the Indians have won the World Series, 1948-2016.

Again, the Cubs clinched their World Series birth to face the Indians on a date with '68' numerology.

10/22/2016 = 10+22+20+16 = 68

The Cleveland Indians record in the World Series is 14-16.
They have 2 World Series wins and 3 World Series losses

Notice their first World Series appearance was also 96-years ago.

Chicago Cubs:

1906, Chicago White Sox defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-2
1907, Chicago Cubs defeat Detroit Tigers 4-0
1908, Chicago Cubs defeat Detroit Tigers, 4-1
1910, Philadelphia Athletics defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-1
1918, Boston Red Sox defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-2
1929, Philadelphia Athletics defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-1
1932, New York Yankees defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-0
1935, Detroit Tigers defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-2
1938, New York Yankees defeat Chicago Cubs 4-0
1945, Detroit Tigers defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-3 (Curse of the Billy Goat)

The Chicago Cubs World Series record is 19-33.
They have 2 World Series wins and 8 World Series losses (Murphy = 38 *Name of goat)

Again, it has been 71-years since the Cubs were in a World Series.
The Indians are 7-1 in the 2016 MLB Playoffs
The World Series is beginning on a date with 71 numerology.
10/25/2016 = 10+25+20+16 = 71