guess though they could still wind up if they lose the next few games in their series with saint louis wind up out of it yet after getting so close and finaly in the playoffs. the cubs after losing the first game of their battle to the move on to the world series after losing the first game to the cardinals manage with a score of 6 to three keep the chance alive  but they can still wind up losing yet since one has to win at least three out of five and go on and repeat close to the world series. as the cubs are still alive so far trying to at last claim a world series and break the goats curse. and also create some sports history .