The Chicago Cubs are headed to their first World Series since 1945 after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 in NLCS Game 6.
Cleveland punched their ticket on Wednesday, October 19 by taking the ALCS 3-1 over the Blue Jays. They have been waiting to see whether they would play the Cubs or Dodgers since Wednesday’s victory. The Cubs jumped out to an early lead in Game 6 and never relented.
The MLB announced the World Series schedule. The first game will be Tuesday, October 25 at 8 p.m. on FOX. Cleveland will have home field advantage since the American League won the 2016 All-Star game.
This means the Indians will host Games 1 and 2. They would also host Games 6 and 7 if those games become necessary. Chicago will host Games 3 and 4. They would also host Game 5 if necessary.
Here’s a look at the World Series schedule.
Game 1: (Cleveland) Tuesday, October 25, 8 p.m. Eastern FOX
Game 2: (Cleveland) Wednesday, October 26, 8 p.m. Eastern FOX
Game 3: (Chicago) Friday, October 28, Eastern FOX
Game 4: (Chicago) Saturday, October 29, 8 p.m. Eastern FOX
Game 5: (Chicago) Sunday, October 30, 8 p.m. Eastern FOX
Game 6: (Cleveland) Tuesday, November 1, 8 p.m. Eastern FOX
Game 7: (Cleveland) Wednesday, November 2, 8 p.m. Eastern FOX
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