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108 Years For the Cubs, 10/8 was the Day

It has been 108 years since the Chicago Cubs have won a World Series – 1908.  Not only that, the Cubs claimed victory 108 years ago on 10/8/(19)08 – 10/8. HERE is an article that touches on more mysteries around the number 108 in the Cubs quest for a World...

Syracuse Vacates 108 Wins

A breaking story today… The Syracuse men’s basketball team is being penalized by the NCAA and must vacate 108 wins....

1:08 Gametime for Orioles vs Tigers Games

Not sure why this is the case, but I noted that for the first series of games between the Orioles and Tigers in 2014, the game time for each of the three games in the series was 1:08pm.  Really…  not 1:00 or 1:05, or 1:10 even?

108 Shots Made in One Basketball Game

A young basketball player at a small school scored 138 points in one game and 108 shots! Check out the headline story in the NY Times...

108 Is A Recurring Theme In Baseball

One of the first things we learned about 108 that really stuck with us is that there are 108 stitches in a baseball.  Here is a quote from Bull Durham, the classic baseball movie, that mentions it and another popular baseball fact: “There are 108 beads in a...