Chicago Cubs close out Dodgers to clinch first World Series berth since 1945

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers at iconic Wrigley Field on Saturday and will play in the World Series for the first time since 1945.

The World Series, which will air on FOX31, will have the Cubs and Cleveland Indians facing off in a battle of two teams that haven’t won in more than half a century.

The Indians haven’t  won since 1948, while the Cubs haven’t won since 1908.

The World Series kicks off on Tuesday. The Indians will have home-field advantage for this year’s Fall Classic by virtue of the American League’s All-Star Game win over the National League.

World Series schedule (all times Mountain):

Game 1: At Cleveland, Oct. 25, 6 p.m.

Game 2: At Cleveland, Oct. 26, 6 p.m.

Game 3: At Chicago, Oct. 28, 6 p.m.

Game 4: At Chicago, Oct. 29, 6 p.m.

Game 5*: At Chicago, Oct. 30, 6 p.m.

Game 6*: At Cleveland, Nov. 1, 6 p.m.

Game 7*: At Cleveland, Nov. 2, 6 p.m.

*If necessary