This Week in History: Chicago Cubs Road to the World Series

Dave Plier

Chicago Cubs’ Javier Baez (9) hits a double during the sixth inning of Game 1 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk ‘This Week in History’ including the first Macy’s store, President Lincoln formally establishes Thanksgiving, the Cubs lost the World Series in 1910, Mayor Richard J. Daley hosted JFK in Chicago on the eve of the Cuban Missle Crisis, Water Tower Place opened in 1975, The Police play their first US concert, the Sox win the World Series in 2005, and Cubs might make history this week by making it to the World Series for the first time since 1945.

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