The biggest curse-ending moment in baseball history demands a deep rewind | 2016 World Series Game 7

18 okt 2019
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This is perhaps the most important at-bat in baseball history. With two outs in the bottom of the tenth inning of Game 7 of the 2016 World Series, the Chicago Cubs stared down Cleveland looking for one final out.
The difference between an out and a hit -- potentially a walk-off hit -- would determine which curse reached its end: Chicago's painful, generations-long "Billy Goat Curse" or Cleveland's own long history of defeat on the biggest stage.
This moment was so big that it kind of buried how absurd the whole game was. Chicago had come back to tie the series, but experienced some bad breaks, then fully blew their substantial lead when Rajai Davis homered off typically lights-out closer Aroldis Chapman. After more bad breaks, Chicago finally pulled ahead again thanks to more heroics in the top of the tenth, but in this moment, stood one big hit-- and more scoring from Davis-- away from blowing it all again.
Before we watch this monumental baseball event, we have so much rewinding to do.
Written and produced by Seth Rosenthal
Shot and edited by Jiazhen Zhang
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    • Plus the one that starts at 11:00 a groove for sure.

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  • I guess Cleveland didn't have anyone left to replace Martinez

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  • God, I hope they make a movie abt this event. It’s one of those things where you literally never think you’ll live to see the day that they would win, especially with how many blunders they had endured. It would make a great underdog sports movie.

    Drake VickDrake Vick7 dagar sedan
  • Now THAT'S a moment in history.

    Nate Talks GiantsNate Talks Giants9 dagar sedan
  • 1:08 oh to be a 1948 baseball player enthusiastically kissing my teammate

    James HJames H12 dagar sedan
  • When Joe Maddon pulled a Kevin Cash before Kevin Cash pulled a Kevin Cash and nearly cost the Cubs the game

    DefiantDefiant14 dagar sedan
  • 2004 red sox > 2016 cubs

    Kevin SimmonsKevin Simmons17 dagar sedan
  • I thought for sure Chapman was going to blow the save.rain delay felt like an eternity.

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  • Can you guys do Jim Leyritz 1996 World Series game tying homerun in game 4 ? Best Yankee moment I ever watched. The Braves were destroying the Yankees on there way to two straight world series championships. The Yanks were down 6-0 against Braves pitching down 2-1 in the series. It felt like another blowout and the Braves had the series locked up. The 96 Yankees hadn't won a series since the 70s. The moment Leyritz hit that homerun instantly shifted the momentum and the Yankees never lost again. The Braves heart just gave out. So much so in 1999 the Yankees swept the Braves winning 8 straight world series games in two world series. The Braves were the team of the 90s going for a second championship blowing out the yankees and the Yankees were a losing team more or less for 15 years then. Down 6-0 the moment Leyritz hit that homerun the Braves never were the same again and the Yankees started a dynasty. To this day I've never seen a more paradigm changing swing of the bat then Leyritz's game 4 tying homerun. Please do that homerun in a moment in history. Love your channel

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  • What a call from Joe Buck. I am a Buck fan myself, but even Buck haters would love that call.

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  • It’s amazing at how 17 minutes of rain could end a 108 year long drought.

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  • They should do a rewind on Mexico vs Netherlands 2014 wirld cup Brazil.

    Oscar BarretoOscar BarretoMånad sedan
  • This physiologically crippled me forever. It’s soooo hard to watch this game

    The Schneides52The Schneides52Månad sedan
  • After the 2021 season, the Cleveland Indians will be renamed the Cleveland Deers and will retire the Indians name and logo for good.

    Timothy FrithTimothy FrithMånad sedan
  • I shed a tear every time

    SsnickerzSsnickerzMånad sedan
  • This game is the only reason I know the Cleveland Indians exist.

    Lyndi WittmannLyndi WittmannMånad sedan
  • I want to watch this, but I’m so sad remembering we lost that I just can’t

    Cameron SeyerCameron Seyer2 månader sedan
    • 2011 best season GO CARDS

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    Angel RomanaAngel Romana2 månader sedan
  • I truly feel 2016 was one of the best years in sports. Here's why: Cubs end their 108 year championship drought and the Billy Goat curse Cavaliers become the first team to comeback from a 3-1 deficit against the winningest team in NBA history with LeBron officially stamping his place among all-time greats and Kyrie's clutch 3 Villanova beats UNC in one of the greatest college basketball games ever with Kris Jenkins at the buzzer Peyton Manning retires with one more ring in Super Bowl 50 Kobe Bryant retires with 60 points in his final game (RIP Black Mamba 😢🖤) Amazing 2016 Summer Olympics And many more I can't name right now. Truly a great time to be a sports fan and I can't wait until we can all fill up stadiums and hear the crowds roaring! 🥳

    B LovettB Lovett2 månader sedan
    • Also Wwe was awesome that year

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  • Do Jose Bautistas bat flip and Kawhi leonards buzzer beater

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  • Joe Maddon almost blew this series for the Cubs, I believe. What the heck was he thinking when he let Chapman pitch as long as he did in Game 6 when it wasn't necessary? And why did he pull his starter in Game 7 after a walk when he was pitching so very well? I got the impression that Maddon was trying to be smarter than he actually was, and it very nearly cost the Cubs. I'm glad the Cubs were able to overcome him.

    DaDitka1985DaDitka19852 månader sedan
  • This game was rollercoaster of emotions to the very end... the best game 7 in any sport series...

    Nestor GonzalezNestor Gonzalez2 månader sedan
  • It's been four years and I still don't understand why Hendricks was pulled.

    Jordan ChambersJordan Chambers2 månader sedan
    • If he got to tired he could throw bad pitches allowing the Indians to win

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  • Eat night of my goddam life. God Cubs

    Matthew JachtorowyczMatthew Jachtorowycz3 månader sedan
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    Poi258Poi2583 månader sedan
  • When is the collapse for the Chicago Cubs coming out after they went from champs to rebuilding in 5 years

    Reilly OhReilly Oh3 månader sedan
  • Don't care what anyone says, this is the greatest moment in the history of baseball. I just wish my Grandmother could have lived to see it.

    The Kirby TThe Kirby T3 månader sedan
  • this was the only baseball game in my life that i’ve watched start to finish and was invested in the outcome. i’m not a fan of any teams from either city, and i don’t care for baseball, but this game and moment were remarkably meaningful. chills watching the replay of the end.

    Victor BVictor B3 månader sedan
  • please do Marlin Jackson interception 2006 AFC Championship.

    Takuya MiyaishiTakuya Miyaishi3 månader sedan
  • "A 39 year old homering in his last game ever...." Impressive. But, Ross hit a homer in a World Series Game 7 in his last At-Bat ever - EPIC

    Ben WarrenBen Warren3 månader sedan
  • What a World Series that was I was in the edge of my seat through all 7 games

    Rolando PorrasRolando Porras3 månader sedan
  • I lost my right leg just 3 months before the Cubs won the Series. My prosthetic leg has the Cubs 2016 World Series logo on it as well as this caption - I prayed, "Dear God, if you please let the Cubs win the World Series, I'll gladly give up an arm and a leg. God answered, "I'd be glad to do that my son, but all I need is a leg." I said, "DEAL!!!"

    Michael ClarkMichael Clark4 månader sedan
  • Why john madden put in lester blew my mind

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  • Rajai Davis is a super chill dude and needs to become a manager someday.

    DanosaurDanosaur4 månader sedan
  • 2004 red sox would be a good rewinder

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  • Pre-2016 me: "Please god, just let us win 1 in my lifetime!" Post-2016 me: "Did you have to take me so literally?"

    Dale KimDale Kim4 månader sedan
  • What would be fun rewinder : 2006 AFC Championship Marlin Jackson interception of Tom Brady to send the colts to the super bowl!!

    Takuya MiyaishiTakuya Miyaishi4 månader sedan
  • How bout the fact that in the NBA Cleveland had just came back from a 3-1 lead to win the finals meanwhile the Cleveland in baseball did the opposite

    Lancey RenzoLancey Renzo4 månader sedan
  • What a game! What a World Series!

    Isaac TaneIsaac Tane4 månader sedan
  • When the Cubs lost their last game in the 2015 season, I distinctly remember watching it on tv as they opened a gate and let in a bunch of billygoats to mock them. I think the curse got lifted that night ;)

    Nida MargaretteNida Margarette4 månader sedan
  • Im a Dodger Fan and this gives me chills

    Jared FrancoJared Franco4 månader sedan
  • the greatest game 7 I've ever witnessed

    Jon MarrieJon Marrie5 månader sedan
  • You made a 17 minute video fron a 10 second clip

    KnightBot NKnightBot N5 månader sedan
  • Back to the Future was almost right...

    Jensi OquendoJensi Oquendo5 månader sedan
  • 1:08 wtf is that pic on the right

    Angus MagillAngus Magill5 månader sedan
  • 17 minutes? Thats a D E E P Rewind

    Hwa HoodHwa Hood5 månader sedan
  • Yesterday, it was the 4 year anniversary of this happening. I’m a Dodgers fan, but I will never forget where I was when the Cubs won.

    Hayden RodriguezHayden Rodriguez5 månader sedan
  • I love underdogs and I hate losing streaks. This WS was win-win.

    Scott BilgerScott Bilger5 månader sedan
  • 4 year anniversary of the Cubs win!

    Niner DriveNiner Drive5 månader sedan
  • 4 years later

    54 Gaming54 Gaming5 månader sedan
  • Y'all still need to do one of these about Leicester city

    CeeDee RambCeeDee Ramb5 månader sedan
  • Pretty heads up move by Rizzo to pocket the ball immediately after recording the out. Gotta save that history right there.

    Tyler KiesTyler Kies5 månader sedan
  • 2020 and the dodgers just ended yesterday with the 32 years drought

    Raul AyalaRaul Ayala5 månader sedan
  • What about the curse of the bambino, only a big rivalry curse, and 15 years llonger than this one, deserves a deeper rewind in my eyes

    Nathan CulinaNathan Culina5 månader sedan
    • *longer

      Nathan CulinaNathan Culina5 månader sedan
  • Speaking of LeBron. Just realized He could of rooted for either team.

    Michael CarlinMichael Carlin5 månader sedan
  • I have a picture of me with that goat @2:32 before game 5 of the 2016 WS

    E KrupaE Krupa5 månader sedan
  • we still acting like Steve Bartman had anything to do with that catch? Last I remember the cubs still lost that game 7 even if he makes that catch in game 6 there's no guarantee that the cubs close it out in either game. Man's been getting death threats his whole life for no reason

    KriptikoKriptiko5 månader sedan
  • Do a deep rewind on Chelsea's 2012 Champions League win!

    Marcus SalesMarcus Sales5 månader sedan
  • Learn what denouement is, please.

    Alan GriffinAlan Griffin5 månader sedan

    King TrawalKing Trawal5 månader sedan
  • Considering all of the story lines of this series, including a LeBron James-Dwayne Wade bet, it had to go to a seventh game, and the final game had to go to extra innings.

    E. SmithE. Smith5 månader sedan
  • Re-rewind to mention that half the Indians pitchers were on injured reserve.

    JarvNationJarvNation5 månader sedan
  • This still hurts to watch

    Banana shavingsBanana shavings5 månader sedan
  • not a fan of baseball just happy to see chicago win something

    Keon HarnessKeon Harness5 månader sedan
  • As a cubs fan, this game still gives me a nervous breakdown.

    drizzledrizzle6 månader sedan
  • Great analysis!

    James SnJames Sn6 månader sedan
  • Who else is here after Chapman *successfully* choked away another postseason berth in 2020?

    Seth SegalSeth Segal6 månader sedan
  • So disappointed. I wanted a recap of the biggest curse-ending moment in baseball history, but it wasn't about the Curse of the Bambino, the biggest curse in baseball history. The billy goat curse started after a nearly 40 year World Series drought that was already in existence... Really???? So how do they explain that? And Cleveland's curse started a dozen years after they won the World Series... Give me a break. Huge let down, fake inaccurate title. Disrespecting Babe Ruth like that?? Unforgivable.

    Daniel FranklinDaniel Franklin6 månader sedan
  • bangbang

    Jordan TaiJordan Tai6 månader sedan
  • Imagine if this game had taken place in 2020 with no fans

    Brian KroodsmaBrian Kroodsma6 månader sedan
  • 1:07 that’s kinda sus

    Andrew PokalskyAndrew Pokalsky6 månader sedan
  • If I was facing a pitcher that can't or won't field and a 39 year old catcher I would just bunt and take my free hit.

    Roger SzmodisRoger Szmodis6 månader sedan
  • Who’s here after we lost to the Marlins rip

    Jackson FriedmanJackson Friedman6 månader sedan
  • Baseball is equally Beautiful & Horrific & thats why it's Still the best sport around.

    Manuel RamosManuel Ramos6 månader sedan
  • Magic

    Ben WaltherBen Walther6 månader sedan
  • RIP Chief Wahoo, screw you woke idiots.

    Go Tribe!Go Tribe!6 månader sedan
  • This is the moment in time I think we went off in to a dark timeline

    TheTower51TheTower516 månader sedan
  • One of the best and most significant World Series games ever. Two teams looking to end their respective curses (Indians - Rocky Colavito/Chief Wahoo, Cubs - Billy Goat) whilst knowing that only 1 of those two curses would be vanquished, and that they could only vanquish the curse if they won the series. The Cubs vanquished their curse, the Indians came up short yet again.

    Kill ShotKill Shot6 månader sedan
  • Can't wait until the twins end their postseason curse.

    Adam CzechAdam Czech6 månader sedan
  • Honesty that pitch would have been a strike if the catcher wasn't trying to sell it to hard and was set up inside instead of outside for that pitch.

    Mitch ConnerMitch Conner6 månader sedan
  • So many of my friends ditched school to go to the cubs rally's in DT Chicago haha. Truly a moment in history. All the TV's in our school were showing the rally's too

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  • Heavy.

    Benkenobi8118Benkenobi81186 månader sedan
  • bro this world series was absolutely RIDICULOUS

    henry manahanhenry manahan6 månader sedan
  • the stakes will never be higher than this

    The DudeThe Dude6 månader sedan
  • I remember this like it was yesterday. Now the only problem is getting called a bandwagon Cubs fan even though I got baby pictures with Cubs gear on 😂

    NoReason TvNoReason Tv6 månader sedan
  • Welcome to the greatest moment in sports history To this day it still brings tears

    54 Gaming54 Gaming6 månader sedan
  • The marlins are great at crushing hopes of others fan and their own

    Wes BelcherWes Belcher6 månader sedan
  • Basketball player here watching Baseball lol

    Timothy GenestonTimothy Geneston6 månader sedan