Who won the World Series in 1947? Was it the Cleveland Indians?

The New York Yankees won the 1947 World Series in seven games over the Brooklyn Dodgers. Led by Spec Shea, Tommy HenrichYogi Berra, and Joe DiMaggio, the Yankees won a thrilling series that featured the first World Series pinch-hit home run (Berra), a pitcher taking a no-hitter into the ninth and then losing the game (Bill Bevens), and a home run rob by Al Gionfriddo that sent the series to a Game Seven.

The Cleveland Indians won the World Series the next year, defeating the Boston Braves in six games.