On November 4, 1959, Chicago Cub’s legend Ernie Banks, better known as Mr. Cub, was named National League Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season. In 1959, Banks maintained a .304 batting average with 179 hits and 45 home runs. The 11-time All-Star and 500 home run club member played for the Cubs all…
Fans took years to forgive Buckner’s minor mistake.
Toronto Blue Jays were the first, and only, MLB team to win a World Series.
The White Sox upset the Cubs in the 1906 World Series helping build the rivalry fans still attach themselves to today.
The first World Series was played in 1903. It has grown massively in popularity since then.
The Chicago Cubs won the 1907 World Series in five games.
American League Most Valuable Player, Lou Gehrig crowned his first and only time.