1908 world series program

One of the most popular franchises in baseball, the cubs have overall had limited success, with just three world series championships 1907, 1908, and 2016. The 1908 world series matched the defending champion chicago cubs against the detroit tigers in a rematch of the 1907 series. The pirates won the series in seven games to capture their first championship of the modern major league baseball era and the second championship in the clubs history. Sep 28, 2008 on 8 october 1908, the cubs and giants faced off one last time at the polo grounds in new york.

Perhaps even more scarce than the chicago 1908 series program which available at 2010 november dallas signature. The program has been neatly scored in pencil for game 3 of the series and records a 21 boston victory. First, that tworun tinker home run was the first official home run in world series history due to rule changes made in 1905. After losing to their cross town rivals, the white sox in 1906, the reigning national league champs made amends by sweeping detroit in the 1907 series. The big stories came before the world series, as the cubs and tigers both captured their pennants on the very last day of the regular season. Oct 28, 2009 the program from the cubs last world series victory in 1908 always draws a crowd at auction and sells for well into the thousands of dollars in good condition.

Chicago cubs over detroit tigers 41 statheads want to know. Second, the cubs were in the world series the prior two years in 1906 and 1907 making the 1908 series the first time a team appeared in three consecutive world series. While that was, admittedly, an impressive result, its hardly inexplicable. Oct 06, 2014 1903 world series program courtesy of goldin auctions the program is just a simple scorecard from first game of the best of nine series, featuring cy young as bostons starting pitcher and honus. The owner jotted down notes including the attendance and other things that make it really interesting to look at. The spectacular artwork of baseballs world series programs. Rare chicago cubs program issued for the 1907 world series against the detroit tigers. Apr 3, 2018 1932 chicago cubs print vintage baseball world series poster.

The cubs came back strong from their shocking loss in the 1906 world series. Signed souvenir program for the 1940 worlds series between the detroit. The fifth and clinching game of the 1908 series was in detroit, in front of what. Last time the chicago cubs won the world series, the bsa didn. Chicago cubs program issued for the 1908 world series against the detroit tigers. Detroit tigers vs chicago cubs 1945 world series program.

Truly remarkably well preserved all original example, and. Prices for the world series tickets stubs or rain check are based on recently closed auctions. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Description 1908 world series program chicago cubs. Boston al defeated pittsburgh nl five games to three in a bestofninegame series. Oct 14 upset over seating arrangements at the baseball world series, sports reporters form a professional group that will become baseball writers association of america. Check out the 1901 mlb season history, featuring league standings, postseason results, nohitters, and baseballs leaders in home runs, era, and more. Chicago cubs 4 vs detroit tigers 1 1908 world series fast facts. The 1908 world series was only the fifth such baseball championship since the inaugural matchup in 1903, a rematch between the chicago cubs and the. Before the 2016 series, the team would go on to appear in seven world series.

We will continue to add different world series program cover art and scorecards to this online collection, so please check back often for new images. This limited edition collectible was specially created for the upper deck company and was available only in boxes of 2002 world series heroes baseball cards one. World series programs world series and allstar game programs are as much a part of baseball as peanuts and beer. The attractive illustrated cover features a number of bear cubs climbing to the top of a pole bearing the national league pennant. Oct 14 upset over seating arrangements at the baseball world series, sports reporters form a professional group that will become baseball writers association of america oct 14 chicago cubs beat detriot tigers, 20 at bennett park, detroit to clinch world series, 41. One only a few dozen known surviving examples, this is the only game 3 program we have ever encountered anywhere in the hobby.

One of the annual rites of the american autumn is the release of the world series program, and over. Chicago cubs emblem source retro 1908 world series jersey sleeve. Mordecai brown frank chance johnny evers chick fraser solly hofman del. Last time the chicago cubs won the world series, the bsa. In detroit for game 1, the cubs trailed 65 as they came to bat in the ninth. World series, in baseball, a postseason playoff series between champions of the two major. World series programs dating from the early 1900s are exceedingly rare and this example is no exception. Chicagos cubs, the greatest ball club the world has ever known, are champions of the national league for the third time. The 1918 program sold at fenway park commemorates the red sox first championship and is also highly sought after. Oct 14 chicago cubs beat detriot tigers, 20 at bennett park, detroit to clinch world series, 41. Lot detail exceptionally rare 1908 world series detroit full ticket. The big stories came before the world series, as the cubs and tigers both captured their pennants on.

Mordecai three finger brown, the cubs ace most seasons, finally got a chance to pitch in game 5, and responded with a 20 shutout, thus clinching the series for chicago. Its also available for football, basketball and hockey. A lot happened during the period between world series wins. The big stories came before the world series, as the cubs and tigers both captured their pennants on the very last day of the regular season in detroit for game 1, the cubs trailed 65 as they came to bat in the ninth. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands affordable prices. After a 108year wait for a world series championship, the chicago cubs made it happen in the 10th inning tonight, when ben zobrist delivered a tiebreaking rbi double and miguel montero tacked on a critical rbi. The 1907 world series featured the chicago cubs and the detroit tigers, with the cubs winning the series four games to none with one tie for their first championship. I have a 1956 yankees series program that was clearly from don larsens perfect game, getz stated. However they lost to the cubs in a onegame playoff. Details about 1908 world series program opie reprint chicago cubs vs detroit tigers 595. Phantom tickets are popular, but more of a novelty item, and the collectors value is usually less than 20 percent the value of a world series stub that was used the same year.

Aug 17, 2011 except, of course, that none of them did see the cubs win that world series. Chicago cubs cooperstown collection hat 1908 world series. The 1908 world series matched the defending champion chicago cubs against the detroit. While this years world series was followed live by millions of baseball fans on tv, radio and the internet, in 1908 it. The first world series took place in 1903 between boston and pittsburgh. Ty cobb, playing in his first of three straight world series, batted just. Product of fans 1977 world series caper could bring big price notes. In 1908, the year the chicago cubs won the world series, the boy scouts of america didnt yet exist. High grade 1908 world series program detroit tigers at chicago cubs the cubs last world series championship. Mordecai brown 10 ed summers 01 game 2, october 11. Oct 26, 2015 the first world series programs sold for 10 cents a pop.

The attractive illustrated cover features a number of bear cubs climbing to. Oct 22, 20 the 10 greatest world series program covers. Chicago cubs, american professional baseball team based in chicago that plays in the national league of major league baseball. The new york giants needed three wins over the boston doves in the final three games of the 1908 season in order to clinch a tie for first place. Time marches on, new champions are crowned, and fresh. National baseball hall of fame world series programs. This is the first 1908 cubs world series program we have offered and we have seen fewer than ten examples at auction in the past 20 years. Lot detail high grade 1908 world series program detroit. Buy world series programs cards, sell world series. The fact that these programs were sold at the actual events draws a large range of appeal to collectors of all caliber. Extremely substantial 48page program issued for the first game of the 1919 world series held at redland field in cincinnati. Lot detail high grade 1908 world series program detroit tigers.

Program from 1903 world series, the first world series. While those were, admittedly, impressive results, theyre hardly inexplicable. This souvenir patch card commemorates the 1908 world series. The first world series programs sold for 10 cents a pop.

Replica1945 world series program wrigley field chicago cubs vs detroit tigers. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. The 1919 world series program at cincinnati is a classic, both as a rare early world series program all pre1920 world series programs are rare and extremely desirable and as a significant keepsake from the worst scandal in baseball history 8 members of the white sox. The program from the cubs last world series victory in 1908 always draws a crowd at auction and sells for well into the thousands of dollars in good condition. The 1908 world series was significant for being the last world series championship the cubs would win until the 2016 world series 108 years later. Chicago triumphed, 42, to take the national league pennant and advance to. Chicago cubs vs detroit tigers 1907 world series program baseball card. Exceedingly rare 1908 chicago cubs world series game 3. Just the second example of this monumentally scarce program weve ever available at 2010 november dallas.

The fourth official world series marked the third consecutive postseason championship appearance of the chicago cubs. Get the best deals on vintage mlb programs when you shop the largest online selection at. Definitions of 1908 world series, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of 1908 world series, analogical dictionary of 1908 world series english. Chicago triumphed, 42, to take the national league pennant and advance to the world series where. In 1908 the last time the cubs won the world series, a general. Program from 1903 world series, the first world series ever. Goldin auctions is proud to offer this 1908 world series program, a high grade example from the last world series victory of the chicago cubs likely the nicest chicago scored example extant. World series programs part of history sports card and. Buy world series programs cards, sell world series programs. Truly remarkably well preserved all original example, and high grade for such an early world series program.

In the 1909 world series featured the pittsburgh pirates and the detroit tigers. Below is a price guide listing the year of the world series, team, ballpark, and price range for a full ticket, and a ticket stub in excellent nearmint condition. The world series began in 1903 after the cessation of hostilities between the nl and the newly formed al. Winning over new york today by a score of 4 to 2, in the face of heavy handicaps, the greatest, wildest mob that ever saw a ball game, the cubs won their pennant tor the second time ln five days, and tonight are rusbing westward to open the series for. Get scores, news and notes in your inbox every day. Chicago cubs 1932 print vintage baseball poster, retro. Yeldon 2015 bowman chrome rc oncard auto jaguars alabama keury mella 2015 bowman chrome auto green refractor 99. The tigers young star ty cobb came into the series with the first. A year made little difference, as the 1908 series was simply a rematch of the 07 fall classic. Ticket to game 2 of the 1908 world series between the detroit tigers and chicago. We experienced 2 world wars, the depression, women suffrage, the advent of social security, civil rights, moon landings, and more. In this firstever rematch of this young event, the cubs won in five games for their second straight world series title.

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