The World Series is the annual championship series of Major League Baseball (MLB) in North America, contested since 1903 between the American League (AL) champion team and the National League (NL) champion team. The winner of the World Series championship is determined through a best-of-seven playoff, and the winning team is awarded the Commissioner's Trophy. As the series is played during the fall season in North America, it is sometimes referred to as the Fall Classic.
Brett Gardner hit a grand slam off Ryan Brasier in the seventh inning for his 100th career home run, and the New York Yankees rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 5-3 for a two-game sweep of the reeling.. USATODAY.com - Published
After winning the 2016 World Series, the Chicago Cubs were dubbed a superteam, ready to dominate MLB for years to come. But after consecutive years of coming up short, SI senior writer Ben Reiter joins..