I must confess I’m not a huge baseball fan. In fact, the World Series is about all I watch, unless a friend’s son is playing for a college team. But this series was worth watching, nicely encapsulating the aspects of the game long called America’s pastime.
When the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers to advance to the World Series for the first time since 1945, people wondered if the famous curse would be reversed. Others mused about how much the world and the game of baseball have changed since then.