It, been sugested, that the World Series, is a competition between USA sports te

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  1. MickS profile image69
    MickSposted 6 years ago

    It, been sugested, that the World Series, is a competition between USA sports teams only,

    If that is correcty,  how can it be a world series?

  2. Jason Marovich profile image88
    Jason Marovichposted 6 years ago

    It's a misnomer.  The general American public weren't aware that baseball had taken off in other countries, like Japan and Cuba.  Originally a Championship Series, the powers that be were probably influenced by someone that hinted World Series had a better ring to it.

    So, even though it's called the World Series, it's really the USA-Canada Series.  Hopefully, and this would be reliant on travel technology advances, it will be a true World Series someday.

  3. I am DB Cooper profile image63
    I am DB Cooperposted 6 years ago

    Well, the Blue Jays are from Canada, but the reality is Major League Baseball is the highest level of baseball being played in the world right now. The players for each team do not generally come from that particular city or even that state, they are from everywhere. When a great player develops in Japan or the Dominican Republic, they almost always make their way to the United States to play baseball at the MLB level.

  4. MickS profile image69
    MickSposted 6 years ago

    Thanks for the answers folks.  It seems that this isn'tt a world series at all, only  by name.
    I see that someone has marked you down Jason, can't see why, there is really no right or wrong answer, I wes just looking for info.

 
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