At cemeteries across Chicago, Cubs fans are leaving flags, pennants, flowers and balloons alongside the headstones of departed fans. David Schaper/NPR hide caption

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Cubs Fans Decorate Gravesites Of Loved Ones Across Chicago Area

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Progressive Field, home of the Cleveland Indians, is set up for Game 1 of the World Series against the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night. Charlie Riedel/AP hide caption

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Fans walk outside Chicago's Wrigley Field prior to Game 1 of the National League Championship Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Dodgers on Oct. 15. Stacy Revere/Getty Images hide caption

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Cubs Fans Keep The Faith After A Lifetime Of Losing, And It's Paying Off

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Alcides Escobar #2 of the Kansas City Royals scores a run in the fifth inning against the New York Mets in Game Two of the 2015 World Series. Jamie Squire/Getty Images hide caption

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Changes In Safety And Diplomacy Are On Deck For Baseball's Opening Day

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Eric Hosmer of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with his teammates after scoring a run to tie the game in the ninth inning against the New York Mets during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series. Doug Pensinger/Getty Images hide caption

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Mike Moustakas #8, Ben Zobrist #18, Eric Hosmer #35 and Alcides Escobar #2 of the Kansas City Royals celebrate after defeating the New York Mets by a score of 5-3 to win Game Four of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on Saturday night. Doug Pensinger/Getty Images hide caption

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Noah Syndergaard of the New York Mets pitched Friday night against the Kansas City Royals during Game Three of the World Series in the Queens borough of New York City. Mike Stobe/Getty Images hide caption

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New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard throws before Game 2 of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. Game 3 is Friday night in New York. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Doing More With Less: How The Mets Found Success In Youth, Discipline And Luck

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Johnny Cueto of the Kansas City Royals throws a pitch in the third inning Wednesday night against the New York Mets in Game Two of the 2015 World Series in Kansas City. Jamie Squire/Getty Images hide caption

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