Historic World Series: Chicago vs. Cleveland

Daily News Article - October 25, 2016


1. Name the two teams playing in the 2016 World Series.

2. When was the last time each team won the World Series?

3. The last time the Cubs even made it to the World Series was 1945. Why is this the first time Cubs fans are able to watch the games on TV?

4. How do the players from both teams view their opponents?

5. How does the Cubs’ owner view the Indians?

6. Today’s Daily News Article is a human interest story. Human interest stories differ from the regular news – they are sometimes referred to as “the story behind the story.“
The major news articles of the day tell of important happenings. Human interest stories tell of how those happenings have impacted the people or places around the story.
What makes this story newsworthy?