Eight is the lucky number for the Chicago Cubs, after winning the World series last night with an 8 to 7 score. It took them 108 years to finally win the series. Some may call it the curse of the ‘billy goat’ but for now fans believe it to be over.
People were celebrating coast to coast. It was a well deserved win for their team.
The Cubs blew a three-run lead four outs from victory, forged ahead in the 10th inning on RBI hits from Ben Zobrist and Miguel Montero, and then needed two pitchers to survive the bottom of the inning — Mike Montgomery inducing a groundout from Michael Martinez to finally, mercifully, end it. Read More