Michael Taube: ‘The Cubs Way: The Zen of Building the Best Team in Baseball and Breaking the Curse’ book review

THE CUBS WAY: THE ZEN OF BUILDING THE BEST TEAM IN BASEBALL AND BREAKING THE CURSE By Tom Verducci Crown Archetype (Penguin Random House), $28, 376 pages Baseball’s modern World Series began in 1903. One of its earliest, and most successful, champions was the Chicago Cubs, winning in 1907 and 1908 against the Detroit Tigers. Then,…