39% of teams losing game 1 have gone on to win the series.
As of the 2008 season, that would be the Chicago Cubs who last won the World Series in 1908.
all of the last 8 teams that have won dthe first gome have gone on to win iit all
Five Major League Baseball teams have gone wire to wire: 1927 New York Yankees 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers 1984 Detroit Tigers 1990 Cincinnati Reds 2005 Chicago White Sox All five of these teams were in first place in their divisions from the start of the season and led all the way until they won the World Series.
if you are talking about baseball then the cubs have gone the longest without a world series win. they have gone over 100 years without a championship.
Every team that started a World Series 3-0 has gone on to win that Series. Indeed, in major league baseball, only one team -- the 2004 Boston Red Sox, in the ALCS -- has come back from losing the first three games in a seven game series and forced a game seven (they won that game over the New York Yankees).
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Going back to 1905 when the best-of-seven series was implemented, 35 out of 96 World Series have gone to a Game 7 showdown. That's roughly 36% of all World Series.
The Florida Marlins have gone to 2 World Series and won them both. They won in 1997 and again in 2003.