Originally Posted by DSpivack
It's not like the Sox are unique in that regard. That's true for most every team. The Cubs just got very, very lucky.
Of course it's true for almost every team but the Sox are a distant second in a two team area and that makes it all the more difficult for them. Yes the Cubs are very lucky for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is all they need to do is show up at home for every game to draw 3 million or so fans.