The 2006 world series was the championship series of major league baseballs mlb 2006 season. Chasing an epic wiretowire season the 1927 yankees were one of just five teams in baseball history to be in first place the entire season and win the world series. The marlins became the second straight wild card team to win the world series. Chicago white sox 1 at houston astros 0, f this lowscoring nailbiter was chicagos eighth straight postseason victory, and resulted in their first world. The 2005 college world series was played at johnny rosenblatt stadium in omaha, ne from june 17 to june 26. This was the second time that the little league world series championship game was won. For the second time in four years, the red sox are world series champions. Since that time, millions of baseball fans around the world have subscribed to mlb. The white sox completed their incredible conquest, eliminating the final demons that haunted the franchise since their last world series title in 1917. White sox end 88year wait for series title the new york.
The current world series champions are the washington nationals. Down threegamestonone in the american league championship series, baseballs perennial bridesmaids, otherwise known as the boston red sox, stood three outs from elimination courtesy of their hated rivals, the new york yankees. Florida marlins over new york yankees 42 are you a stathead. Thats great and all, but you would think it doesnt bear repeating these days unless some white sox fans are trying to remind themselves that it. The participating schools qualified by winning their regional and superregional tournaments. Our reaction when the white sox won the world series at illinois state university. The toronto blue jays are the only franchise from outside the united states to. The chicago white sox complete a 4game sweep of the houston astros and win the 2005 world series check out for our full archive of. Tv, the live video streaming product that airs every game in. Terry collins mets have put together a rotation era of 2. The 2006 world series featured two of the most storied franchises in major league history doing battle again. The fiftyninth tournaments champion was the university of texas at austin coached by augie garrido. Despite what espn tells you, the chicago white sox did win the 2005 world series. Espn forgets white sox won world series again south side.
World series, in baseball, a postseason playoff series between champions of the two major professional baseball leagues of north america. From 1919 to 2003, the red sox went 85 years without a title. The houston astros are the only franchise to have represented both the nl 2005 and the al 2017 and 2019, winning the series in 2017. Throughout the history of major league baseball mlb, franchises have had various postseason and world series droughts all 16 of the original major league franchises i. Most games won series 6 iron area, nj, 1995 satsuma, al, 1997 san gabriel, ca, 2001, 2005 syracuse, ny, 2004. It was also the first time since 1972 that an american league team won a world series game 7. Pitcher mark buehrle won the 2005 world series while on the white sox pitcher randy choate won the 2000 world series while on the yankees infielder greg dobbs won the 2008 world series. Its also available for football, basketball and hockey. The boston red sox won the 2004 world series a staggering 86 years after their last world series title in. The last two world series victories by the red sox. The 2003 world series featured the new york yankees in their sixth series appearance in eight years. Anaheim angels over san francisco giants 43 are you a stathead. Number of a list of categories that will answer that burning question you have as to the number of something. To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our.
Ewa beach, hawaii, defeated the defending champion pabao little league of willemstad, curacao, in the championship game of the 59th little league world series. That was the season in which the chicago white sox shocked the baseball world after winning the american league pennant en route to their first world series since 1959. The 2005 world series of poker opened play on june 2, continuing through the main event no limit world championship starting on july 7. Every day, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, todays schedule, top performers, new debuts and interesting tidbits. Louis cardinals defeated the detroit tigers 4 games to 1. Click on the 2006 world series link on this page to read a. The 101st edition of the world series, it was a bestofseven playoff between the american league al champion chicago white sox and the national league nl champion houston astros. The 2005 world series was the championship series of major league baseballs mlb 2005 season. The yankees have won 8 times in sweeps, the most of any team. Who won the womens college world series in 2005 answers. The biggest story of the 2003 world series may not have been the actual fall classic, but more so the dramatic pennant race that led up to the series itself. The 2005 little league world series took place between august 19 and august 28 in south williamsport, pennsylvania. The 2005 white sox went 111 in the postseason against the red sox, angels and astros, with jose contreras, mark buehrle, garcia and jon garland compiling a 2. Opposing them were the wild card florida marlins, appearing in their second world series in their elevenyear franchise history.
After years of lessthanstellar ratings, record audiences finally tuned in to the major league baseball postseason, making it the mostwatched playoffs ever on cable. The white sox entered the 2005 world series having posted the american leagues best record and cruised through the first two rounds, and they left. Chicago white sox over houston astros 40 are you a stathead. The toronto blue jays are the only franchise from outside the united states to appear in and win a world series, winning in 1992 and 1993. The venues might be new, but these teams were no stranger to each other as st. Our reaction when the white sox won the world series at. Espn forgot the white sox won the 2005 world series, again. A comprehensive list of mlb world series champions from 1903 to the present.1568 1597 604 436 665 734 3 1072 25 210 52 190 1330 1108 88 117 716 883 180 1544 1299 1309 316 452 862 50 1648 1502 195 1438 127 1594 892 1206 456 1233 1255 178 109 1031 776 438 1246 578 1451 169 572