Chicago Cubs Land Rare Showing in Playoffs As the major league baseball season ends, the Chicago Cubs prepare for a rare trip to the playoffs. The Cubs, who haven't won the World Series since 1908, swept a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates to win the National League's Central Division title. NPR's David Schaper reports.
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Chicago Cubs Land Rare Showing in Playoffs

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Chicago Cubs Land Rare Showing in Playoffs

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As the major league baseball season ends, the Chicago Cubs prepare for a rare trip to the playoffs. The Cubs, who haven't won the World Series since 1908, swept a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates to win the National League's Central Division title. NPR's David Schaper reports.