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Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Indians 1 – October 26, 2016

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The Chicago Cubs have won a World Series game! The Chicago Cubs have won a World Series game!

Being that I was fortunate enough to be at tonight’s game, I am currently writing this while on my way home from Cleveland (not literally, but you know), and will thus spare the deeper dives until tomorrow.


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Suffice it to say, the Cubs’ bats were extremely grindy tonight, and, while they left quite a few runners on base, they made the Indians’ pitchers work extremely hard. (Also: SCHWARBER!)

On the pitching side, Jake Arrieta seemed to have good stuff but spotty command (always harder to tell in person, so I could be off), and the bullpen kept things where they were from there.

There were a lot of Cubs fans in attendance tonight, and a whole lot of W flags flying after the win.


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Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation.