The Chicago Cubs won their first World Series title since 1908 in Game 7 on Wednesday night in an 8-7 win against the Cleveland Indians in 10 innings.
The Cubs played in their first Series since 1945.
The Cleveland Indians now hold the longest World Series championship drought in Major League Baseball. The Indians last won the World Series in 1948.
Here’s a look some of the reaction around the world to Game 7:
Six months after the Cubs won, Harland & Wolff begin construction on RMS Titanic in Belfast pic.twitter.com/WaokMBGS7C— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) November 3, 2016
Both teams scored 27 runs this series. Last time both teams scored the same amount of runs in a World Series?— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) November 3, 2016
1948: Indians over the Braves pic.twitter.com/hZkFurivOO
You gotta be kidding me. pic.twitter.com/8kBIDqzIlO— NFL Memes (@NFL_Memes) November 3, 2016
Let's make Joyous Murray the opposite of Crying Jordan going forward. pic.twitter.com/U7fl0z9AFP— Dave Dameshek (@Dameshek) November 3, 2016
The last time the Chicago Cubs won the World Series, Mark Twain was still alive.— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) November 3, 2016
The last time the Cubs won the #WorldSeries, you had to send witty "last time the Cubs won" messages by telegram.— Wes Miller (@getwired) November 3, 2016
It happened: @Cubs win World Series. That's change even this South Sider can believe in. Want to come to the White House before I leave?— President Obama (@POTUS) November 3, 2016
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