Through the 2010 World Series, 20 of the 106 Series have been decided in four games, the last time being in 2007 and the first time in 1907.
The Houston Astros have played in one World Series, that being the 2005 Series when they lost to the Chicago White Sox, 4 games to 0.
4 games is the minimum in a World Series.
World Series of Video Games was created in 2006.
There have been 18 World Series that went only four games ... the last being in 2007 when the Boston Red Sox defeated the Colorado Rockies 4 games to 0.
World Series games are always held at the home fields of the teams that win their respective league championships. There are 225 theoretical combinations of stadiums that will be hosting the games.
The Toronto Blue Jays won the World Series twice the first time being in 1992 and the second victory being in 1993. The Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Atlanta Braves in the 1992 World Series in six games to become the World Series Champions in 1992 and they defeated the Philadelphia Phillies in six games to become the World Series Champions of the 1993 season.
65 World Series GamesMickey Mantle appeared in 12 World Series and played in 65 World Series games
Mickey Lolich won three games in the 1968 World Series. Randy Johnson won three games in the 2001 World Series.
Through the 2010 World Series, that is Mariano Rivera of the Yankees who has appeared in 24 World Series games.
In the world series it is best of 7.
That was Christie Matthewson, who did so in the 1905 Series.