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Major League Baseball Cubs fan drives all day to listen to historic win by his dad’s graveside

Williams and his dad, Wayne had made a vow to each other that they will listen to the games together when Cubs win the World Series.

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Wayne Williams play Wayne Williams drove to his dad's grave to listen to Cubs win the World Series (Si)

Wayne Williams drove all day just to be at his father’s graveside to listen to the Chicago Cubs win the World Series on Wednesday, November 2.

 

 

The Cubs won the Major League Baseball's best-of-seven final 4-3, ending 107-year title drought.

Williams and his dad, Wayne had made a vow to each other that they will listen to the games together when Cubs win the World Series.

 

Sadly his dad passed in 1980 but Williams followed through with their pact and drive the long distance from North Caroline to Indianapolis surburb of Greenwood to listen to the game at his father’s grave.

Ben Zobrist play Cubs' Ben Zobrist celebrates with the 2016 World Series Most Valuable Player award in Cleveland after an enthralling seventh game (Getty Images North America)

Cub’s historic victory came only after they squandered a four-run lead and looked ready several times for another heartbreaking stumble.

"This trumps everything. I am so happy," Cubs slugger Kris Bryant said.

Cubs fans play Cubs fans stayed in the rain to celebrate (USA TODAY Sports)

 

"That's one of the best games anyone will ever see."

Ben Zobrist doubled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and Miguel Montero added a bases-loaded single for an 8-6 Cubs lead after teams endured a 17-minute rain delay following a 6-6 deadlock in regulation play.

Thousands of fans stayed after the game to cheer and sing "Let's Go Cubbies," even after heavy rains returned to soak them.

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