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  1907 World Series by Baseball Almanac
The 1907 World Series once again, featured the National's Chicago Cubs going up against the American's Detroit Tigers, who had just edged out the previous year's champion Philadelphia Athletics in a fierce pennant race.
The tie that occurred during Game 1 of the was the first tie game in World Series history.
Ty Cobb was merely twenty years old during this series, but entered the game leading the American League in hits, runs batted in, batting average, slugging average and stolen bases.
www.baseball-almanac.com /ws/yr1907ws.shtml   (565 words)

 1907 World Series - BR Bullpen
The 1907 World Series featured the Chicago Cubs and the Detroit Tigers, with the Cubs winning the Series four games to none (with one tie) for their first championship.
George Mullin, a 20 game winner and loser for Detroit in 1907 and who had walked over 100 batters in each of his last 5 seasons, issues a bases-loaded walk in the 2nd inning to tie the game at 1-1.
This Series would be the closest to a four-game sweep until the first true Series sweep in 1914.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/1907_WS   (1018 words)

 Postseason Index - Baseball-Reference.com
World Series (4-1): New York Yankees (98-56, AL) vs. St.
World Series (4-0): New York Yankees (101-53, AL) vs. St.
World Series (10-5): Detroit Wolverines (79-45, NL) vs. St.
www.baseball-reference.com /postseason   (1575 words)

 World Series : A Comprehensive History of the World Series by Baseball Almanac
Every sport has their pinnacle trophy, but none is as coveted as baseball's World Series; a best of seven contest that celebrates our national pastime.
The World Series is the crushing blow of Fred Snodgrass dropping a routine fly ball and Willie McCovey hitting the final out straight to Bobby Richardson.
The inaugural World Series of 1903 was a resounding success and represented the first step in healing the bruised egos of both the veteran National and fledgling American Leagues.
baseball-almanac.com /ws/wsmenu.shtml   (917 words)

 Odds to Win the 2007 World Series
The Red Sox are listed at +345 at BetCRIS to lift the World Series trophy despite dropping two of three games from their bitter rivals, the New York Yankees, at home last weekend.
The Mets have the bats in their lineup to carry them through to the World Series, and their veteran pitching staff is appearing to hold up for now.
An Angels-Dodgers World Series would be a major coup for the city of Los Angeles, and it would be a fantastic series for baseball fans.
www.wagering.ca /2007-world-series-futures.asp   (336 words)

 Division of Labour: On the World Series c. 1907
Division of Labour: On the World Series c.
the 1907 World Series is underway in early-mid October, with the Chicago Cubs beating the Detroit Tigers on Oct. 11, 1907 to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the best of seven series.
Tigers fans are deflated that their team was unable to grab a victory in Game 3 and the Oct. 12, 1907 NYT reports on many aspects of the event:
divisionoflabour.com /archives/004135.php   (255 words)

 The Pinstripe Press
The 1906 World Series was the first to feature 2 teams from the same city, "the windy city" that is. Chicago was split in two as the American League’s (South Side) White Sox prepared to battle the National League (West Side) Cubs.
Another World Series newcomer, the Brooklyn Robins (later known as the Dodgers) had paved their way to the 1916 Fall Classic with solid hitting by Zack Wheat and standout pitching from the arm of Jeff Pfeffer, a 25 game winner.
In the first World Series game ever to be played at the newly constructed Ebbets Field, he combined with relief from Jeff Pfeffer, to pitch a 4-3 triumph that put his team back into play.
www.angelfire.com /ny5/pinstripepress/WorldSeries.htm   (17705 words)

 World Series Tickets - MLB World Series
The MLB World Series is a best-of-7 showdown for the ages.
The 1994 Series was canceled by a players’ strike, while the proposed 1904 Series, which would have matched Boston from the AL against New York from the NL, was boycotted by the owner of the New York Giants.
• Four World Series were best-of-nine affairs:  1903 (the inaugural, won by Boston), 1919 (won by Cincinnati in the infamous “Black Sox” Series), 1920 (won by Cleveland), and 1921 (won by the New York Giants).
www.razorgator.com /tickets/sports/baseball/mlb/world-series-tickets   (367 words)

 World Series
With a handshake, the World Series Championship was born.
There was no World Series in 1904 as the 1904 NL champion New York Giants refused to play Boston the following year.
After surviving two World Wars and a earthquake in 1989, the World Series was cancelled only the second time in 1994 when players went on strike on Aug. 12 to protest the owners' call for revenue sharing and a salary cap.
www.angelfire.com /tx3/deupree/world_series.html   (380 words)

 AmericanHeritage.com / The Birth of the World Series
The 1903 World Series represented the first clash between the National League, a longer-established and more entrenched institution, and the American, a much newer one of less impressive pedigree.
The whole baseball world would soon agree, coming to understand that greater entertainment and profit were to be had if the leagues played competitively, rather than separately and in hostile opposition.
The first World Series in 1903 was what first started that cooperation between the leagues, and it created as important an institution as exists in America’s beloved national sport.
www.americanheritage.com /articles/web/20051001-1903-first-world-series-american-league-national_print.shtml   (780 words)

 The Official Site of Major League Baseball: History: World Series History
Back in the World Series after its shocking upset in 1906, this time the Chicago Cubs left nothing to chance, sweeping the Tigers in four straight...
The Series shifted to Detroit for Game 4, but the change of scenery did the Tigers little good.
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mlb.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/history/postseason/mlb_ws_recaps.jsp?feature=1907   (364 words)

 1907 World Championship Match   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Many of the world's greatest players had in the meantime entered into negotiations for a match, but in every instance Dr. Lasker and the challenger were either unable to agree as to the conditions or else some other circumstance prevented the event taking place.
Another series of draws followed, more interesting than the first series; but the match was now regarded as practically finsihed, the only point for speculation being whether Marshall would succeed in winning a single game.
The general opinion appeared to be that Lasker held his opponent in such a grip that he had merely to put forth his full powers to win the remaining games, the draws arising chiefly from lack of energy.
members.aol.com /graemecree/chesschamps/world/world1907.htm   (1464 words)

 Errors in World Series History - Associated Content
Louis Cardinals won the World Series, and what many people are talking about are the errors that were made by the pitching staff and third baseman Brandon Inge.
The World Series is a time when new records are set and this Series between the Pirates and the Tigers was no exception.
This Series was one of two that had the most errors ever: 34 by both teams - 15 by the Pirates, 19 by the Tigers.
www.associatedcontent.com /article/83291/errors_in_world_series_history.html   (528 words)

 World Series Game Baseball History, History Of The World Series Games.
Before the birth of the World Series in 1903, there were other postseason championships that took place as early as 1884.
The first World Series, in 1903, was a best-of-nine affair arranged between the champions of the older National League (founded in 1876) and the American League.
Identical to the ball used during the 2005 world series.
www.americansportscollectibles.com /world-series-baseball-history.html   (836 words)

 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
The 1919 World Series was, in fact, not honorably played by every participant, as was disclosed late in the 1920 season when confessions were made.
A sharp shift in the betting odds shortly before the start of the World Series -- the highly favored White Sox suddenly became underdogs -- aroused curiosity, as did swirling rumors that something might be amiss in certain players' onfield effort.
Plus, he hit the first Cincinnati batter of the Series, Morrie Rath, with a pitched ball, which supposedly was the signal to bettors that the fix was on.
tsn.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1919.html   (711 words)

 World Series History
The Chicago Cubs (Cubs) won the 1907 World Series with 4 games, over the Detroit Tigers (Tigers) who won no games.
The Washington Nationals (Twins) won the 1924 World Series with 4 games, over the New York Giants (Giants) who won 3 games.
The (Angels) won the 1959 World Series with 4 games, over the Chicago White Sox (White Sox) who won 2 games.
www.baseballhistory.info /World-Series.html   (2165 words)

 Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
Except, maybe, for catcher Charlie Schmidt to hang on to the ball.
The Cubs, of course, had the potential to crush any opponent, as evidenced by their second consecutive runaway in the National League.
And, given a second chance in two years to demonstrate their apparent supremacy over the rest of major-league baseball, the Cubs made the most of the opportunity this time.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1907.html   (452 words)

 1907 World Series Game 3 Box Score
The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on October 10, 1907 at West Side Grounds.
The Chicago Cubs defeated the Detroit Tigers and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."
The player names and pitcher names in the box score above can be clicked and their comprehensive single season & career statistics will be shown.
www.baseball-almanac.com /box-scores/boxscore.php?boxid=190710100CHN   (287 words)

 Ticket City Blog - Find Great Ticket Deals!
The 2007 World Series ended in a sweep by the Boston Red Sox.
That is the 3rd time in the last 4 World Series, that one of the teams has swept to win.
Here is a list of the results from all of the World Series in history.
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 MLB World Series Tickets - MLB Baseball Ticket Broker - Tickets for MLB World Series
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When you find MLB World Series tickets that you would like to purchase, they can be purchased online via our encrypted safe and secure server.
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 1907 World Series - CHC vs. DET - Baseball-Reference.com
1907 World Series - CHC vs. DET - Baseball-Reference.com
1907 World Series (4-0-1): Chicago Cubs (107-45) over Detroit Tigers (92-58)
Search the P.I. Play Index for your own Postseason leaderboards and facts.
www.baseball-reference.com /postseason/1907_WS.shtml   (985 words)

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