1918 World Series

Carlos Zambrano

Cubs Make First Trip To Fenway Since 1918 World Series

The last time the Chicago Cubs made a trip to Fenway Park, Cubs hitters were trying to figure out ace pitcher Babe Ruth, and baseball’s oldest ballpark was still a new-age novelty.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2011

Kerry Wood

Buckner: Cubs Have Made ‘Legitimate Effort’ To Win World Series

Starting on Friday, the Chicago Cubs and the Boston Red Sox will start a historic series. It’ll be the first time the two teams have played each other in Fenway Park since the Red Sox beat the Cubs in the 1918 World Series.

670 The Score–05/20/2011

Chicago Cubs Helmet

Did The Cubs Throw The 1918 World Series? Another Look

Here is a closer look at those dusty old documents recently unearthed by the Chicago History Museum, suggesting that the Cubs might have thrown the World Series 10 years after they last won it.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2011