The MLB League Championship Series
Published or Updated October 8, 2012
Location: United States
Event Type: Team Championship
First Held: 1903
Next Up: 10/13/2012-10/22/2012
When and Where: every October at sites around the United States and Canada
From time to time, the two teams that make it to the World Series have already fought their toughest battles, and the October show, the ultimate prize in Major League Baseball, winds up less than competitive and doesn’t go the full seven games.
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1919- Black Sox Scandal - Eight players on the Chicago White Sox conspired to throw the World Series.
Joe Carter's Homerun - Carter's three-run blast victimized Phillies reliever Mitch Williams, who was protecting a one-run lead that would have extended the Series to a deciding Game 7.
Fisk's Homerun - Carlton Fisk's game-winning homer leading off the bottom of the 12th of a tied Game 6 of the 1975 Series may have been baseball's brightest-shining moment.
Reggie's 3 Homeruns - With three swings against three different pitchers, Jackson clinched the World Series for the Yanks with one of the greatest one-man shows in baseball history.
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