Best answer: Who scored the winning run in the 2016 World Series?

Kris Bryant (No. 17) and Anthony Rizzo (No. 44) of the Chicago Cubs celebrate after defeating the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in Game 7 of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field on Nov.

What happened in the 10th inning of Game 7 of the 2016 World Series?

The Cubs defeated the Indians 4–3 to win their first World Series since 1908. Game 7, an 8–7 victory in 10 innings, marked the fifth time that a Game 7 had gone into extra innings and the first since 1997 (which, coincidentally, the Indians also lost).

2016 World Series
MVP Ben Zobrist (Chicago)

Who hit home runs in the 2016 World Series?

Ever since the official MLB YouTube channel uploaded a clip of the Rajai Davis’ home run in Game 7 of the 2016 World Series, it can’t seem to stop trying to get me to watch.

Who won the 2016 World Series in baseball?

Indians’ Michael Martinez, who made last out of 2016 World Series, could see career end after tearing achilles.

Who has never won a World Series?

Longest current World Series championship droughts

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Seasons Team Last World Series championship won
61 Texas Rangers Never (franchise began 1961)
53 Milwaukee Brewers Never (franchise began 1969)
53 San Diego Padres Never (franchise began 1969)
45 Seattle Mariners Never (franchise began 1977)

Who won the 2020 World Series?

Corey Kluber is trying to become the first pitcher to win three starts in a single World Series since 1968, but he got off to a terrible start when Dexter Fowler launched the fourth pitch of the game over the center field wall, giving the Cubs a 1-0 lead and quieting the Indians fans at Cleveland’s Progressive Field.

What day did the Chicago Cubs win the 2016 World Series?

Four, if you want to count manager David Ross, who was a key part of the World Series victory. 11:47 p.m. Central time, November 2, 2016 is a time and date that every Cubs fan will remember forever.

Who won World Series in 2015?

Aroldis Chapman was the Game 7 winner, and Mike Montgomery earned his first career save by retiring Michael Martinez for the last out in a series in which the Cubs overcame a 3-1 deficit by winning the final three games.

Who started Game 1 of the 2016 World Series?

Jon Lester, who had started Games 1 and 5, came on in relief for the first time since the 2007 ALCS, coincidentally also against the Indians. David Ross committed a throwing error that allowed Jason Kipnis to reach base and put runners on second and third.

Who has the most World Series wins?

The New York Yankees of the AL have played in 40 World Series, winning 27 — the most championship appearances and most victories by any team in the four major North American professional sports leagues.

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