It would be fascinating to break down tonight’s game … if we could somehow pretend that our entire world didn’t just change.

THE CHICAGO CUBS ARE WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONS! THEY CAME BACK FROM A 3-1 DEFICIT AND WON THE WORLD FREAKING SERIES FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 108 YEARS! IT HAPPENED!!!

I know it will come, but I can’t imagine a time when I’m going to be able to talk about this without screaming it as loudly as I can.



We will get into this game at some point. Maybe tomorrow. I don’t know. I’m just soaking this in. It was a freaking crazy game (the huge early lead, the blown save, the extra innings runs … and Kyle Schwarber stole a base!), and a wholly appropriate way for the Cubs to finish this thing off.

I can’t thank you all enough for your readership, your support, your incredibly kind words this postseason, and for sharing this moment – this singularly blissful moment – with me.

Go Cubs. They went all the way.

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Full box score.

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