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Mike Napoli of the Cleveland Indians (left) and Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs. (right) (AP photos)

The World Series is headed to a Game 7 and either way tonight's finale will make history


Tonight, a Midwestern city will be extremely happy with its baseball team. 

The Chicago Cubs came roaring back from a 3-1 World Series deficit, beating the Cleveland Indians in Game 6 by a score of 9-3. It's all tied up at three games apiece. 

Both teams' fans have been waiting for this for decades. The Cubs haven't won it all since 1908; the Indians haven't won the pennant since 1948.  

People trying to say it's just another game, they're lying to you. It's not a normal game.
John Lackey, Cubs pitcher

Tickets for tonight's game are, unsurprisingly, insanely expensive.  USA Today reports standing-room-only tickets at Progressive Field in Cleveland are going for $2,000, with box seats selling for a whopping $20,000.

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Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber throws during the first inning of Game 4 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Chicago Cubs, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

The already historic game could get even more historic: Indians pitcher Corey Kluber is gunning for his third win in this World Series. Only seven pitchers have ever started three Series games, let alone won them.

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Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks (28) throws during the first inning of Game 3 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Meanwhile, the Cubs will send ace Kyle Hendricks, who has the lowest earned-run average in the majors, to the mound. 

Both cities are, understandably, really, really excited about this.

The Indians fans aren't letting the Game 6 loss faze them.

Even NBA fans are invested, poking fun at the Indians at risk of blowing their lead.

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