Cubs-Indians 2016 World Series: Thanks to Indians' Lindor, America gets a free taco

Game 1 of the 2016 World Series between the Cubs and Indians is underway (CHC-CLE GameTracker), and already America has been given a most generous gift. First, the opportunity ...

Yes, people, all it takes is a stolen base during the World Series for you to receive a wholesome, restorative taco free of charge.

The sense of #TacoAnticipation going into Game 1 was indeed high, as the Indians are probably the best base-running team in baseball and Chicago Game 1 starter Jon Lester is famously deficient when it comes to holding runners. In light of all that, what follows will (probably not) shock you ...

That, people, is Tribe shortstop Francisco Lindor's swiping second and in doing so raining potential tacos upon all of us. And now for the official acknowledgement ...

Thank you, tacos, for making us a better people.

CBS Sports Writer

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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