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    The World Series is a big event that happens in MLB every year at the end of the season to see who is the best team in the MLB. The World Series began in the year of 1903 and it has been going on until present time. The New York Yankees were a great team throughout the 1998 season. They had a great winning record the a MLB team could ever have; going with a record of 114 wins and 46 six loses in the regular season. In 1998, the New York Yankees and the San Diego Padres had met at the World Series

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    The Chicago Cubs had not won a World Series since 1908. They also broke a curse that was set the last time they got this far 71 years ago. On October 6, 1945, a month after the end of World War II, a Chicago tavern owner named William "Billy" Sianis went to Wrigley Field, intending to attend Game 4 of the World Series with his pet goat, Murphy. According to the Billy Goat Tavern website, while both had tickets, the goat was denied entry. No animals were allowed in the ballpark, plus Murphy smelled

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    Baseball World Series affect on KC Economy For my research assignment I chose the affects of the Royals winning the World Series on the economy in KC. The purpose of this paper is to show my step-by-step research process. I chose to research this topic because throughout my entire life I have been a huge Royals fan and watching them win the World Series was an insane experience. I was interested to see how the economy in KC was affected after the win and the parade in downtown. My first step in

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    The teams that were in the 1919 world series were the Cincinnati Reds and the Chicago White Sox. The White Sox's were the favorite for the game but in the end the Reds had won the game 10-5. This was a major upset and before the first pitch there had been talk of a fixed game. The game was actually fixed so that the Reds would win the game. Gamblers had payed some of the White Sox players to lose the game. The people that had to gain from the White Sox's loss were the people that put bets on the

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    The first World Series was extremely important in history. The series changed the game forever. The series hosted the best team in the American league and the best team in the National league. It hosted the Boston Americans and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The world series was a best of nine and it took place at Huntington Avenue baseball grounds in Boston. In an big effort to end a bitter rivalry and promote unity in baseball, National League and newly established American League decided to come together

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    The Black Sox Scandal in the 1919 World Series was the Chicago White Sox losing to the Cincinnati Reds intentionally in exchange for money from gamblers. Eight White Sox players were accused of this fixing in the 1920’s which includes what is was, who was involved, and the outcome. Baseball became a famous game in the late 1800’s, and continued to grow. The first World Series was played in 1903, and the annual contest between the two top teams quickly became one of the most anticipated events in

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    in 1961. The lost world series of the Yankees in 1960 first, The change for the yankees in 1961 The come back in of the yankees in 1961 next,Did you know that the yankees got in the world series more than any other team. The New york Yankees lost the world series in 1960s. “The morning papers quoted Yankees stars Mantle and Roger Maris as saying the Yankees were still the better team, even if the Pirates somehow managed to win Game 7.” First , It is the world series of the 1960s the Pirates

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    1919 World Series Scandal In 1919 two teams came together to fight for the title of being the 1919 World Series winner, these two teams where Cincinnati Reds and the Chicago White Sox. The world series is the championship for baseball. Chicago was the team in favor to win the series, but other people wanted the Cincinnati reds to win. This is what started the whole scandal for eight White Sox players to rig the series so that the Reds would win. All eight players were banned from baseball forever

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    The 1919 World Series is a critical part of the novel, The Great Gatsby, understanding what happened in the series can help us to understand the fact that sports play a large role in the novel. The main role that sports play in the novel is that they seem to show the reader that sports are always corrupt. When Tom is introduced to the reader, he is described as one of the most powerful men to play football at New Haven. This gives the impression that sports are always rigged in favor of the more

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    1919 World Series The 1919 World Series was very interesting to say the least. Some of the White Sox players wanted some extra money. I believe that this series is one of, if not the darkest chapter in Major League Baseball’s history. About a week before the World Series had even begun, the two teams were set. The Cincinnati Reds were going to take on the Chicago White Sox in the 1919 World Series. There were many bookies wanting to make big money off of the series. Some of these bookies were Abe

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