Who beat the Cleveland Indians in their last World Series appearance in 1997?
This year, the Cleveland Indians lost the World Series in extra innings to the Chicago Cubs, and sometimes, history repeats itself. In 1997, the Indians and the Marlins were tied 2-2 in the bottom of the 11th inning during game 7. Marlins shortstop Édgar Rentería hit a walk-off single that allowed infielder Craig Counsell to score the winning run. Source: realsport101.com
The Miami Marlins are an American professional baseball team based in Miami, Florida. The Marlins compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the National League (NL) East division. Their home park is Marlins Park. Though one of only two MLB franchises to have never won a division title (the other is the Colorado Rockies), the Marlins have won two World Series championships as a wild card team.
The team began play in the 1993 season as the Florida Marlins.