— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) November 3, 2016
Eureka native and Chicago Cub Ben Zobrist capped off a great World Series by being named the World Series Most Valuable Player.
Zobrist came up with the bases loaded in the 10th inning and the game tied 6-6 and drove in the go ahead run. He then scored another run pushing the Cubs lead to 8-6.
The Cubs shut down the innings in the bottom half of the inning and then celebrated on the field in Cleveland, ending a 108 -year wait for a World Series championship.
— Eureka native Ben Zobrist named World Series MVP —