For my new chart for Getting Blanked I took what happened during the four World Series games this year, and expressed things graphically.
Full chart, more details, and links to previous charts of this ilk:  http://blogs.thescore.com/mlb/2012/11/08/flip-flop-flyball-world-series-game-diamonds/

For my new chart for Getting Blanked I took what happened during the four World Series games this year, and expressed things graphically.

Full chart, more details, and links to previous charts of this ilk:  http://blogs.thescore.com/mlb/2012/11/08/flip-flop-flyball-world-series-game-diamonds/

1926 Cardinals World Series patch. So beautiful.
More patches here: http://www.theemblemsource.com/worldseries.html

1926 Cardinals World Series patch. So beautiful.

More patches here: http://www.theemblemsource.com/worldseries.html

1993, game six.

1993, game six.

The last 10/20/30/40/etc. champions

I don’t really have the inclination to pretty this up with colors and stuff, because it doesn’t need to be made into an infographic; it’s perfectly adequate as simply info.

I took a look at who were the last ten World Series champions. And the last twenty. And the last thirty. And 40, and 50, etc.

Oddly, I’d never noticed before that the Braves have won only one in each city they played in.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AnNX3o20zLUTdEp6TnFHUHVhZi15RjVUTy1mRjNhWnc

1956 World Series game 7, featuring Jackie Robinson’s last career at-bat.