When I started drafting this post, it was still November 1, the night the Houston Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers to win the 2017 World Series. When I finished writing, however, it was November 2, the one year anniversary of the Cubs’ Game 7 victory over the Cleveland Indians to win the 2016 World Series.
I’ve included some videos and pictures toward the bottom of the post to send you down memory lane (as if you haven’t been watching these clips since last November anyway) so feel free to skip my wall of text. But, as someone who attended a majority of the Cubs’ games in 2016, I wanted to put some of my own experiences into words.
Ever since I was wee-little Cubs fan, I promised myself I would be in attendance when they finally ended the drought and won the World Series. When they went down 1-2 to the Indians, I knew that if they could mount a comeback, I’d somehow need to end up in Cleveland. And once the Cubs went down 1-3, I understood that it would have to be a heart-wrenching seventh game.
But getting there required a Game 5 victory at Wrigley Field. Watching the Cubs …Read the Rest
Source:: Cubs Insider