From BR Bullpen
- The Chicago Cubs (logo pictured) defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League Championship Series to win their first National League pennant since 1945, ending the longest drought in history. Jon Lester and Javier Baez share MVP honors for the series.
- The Cleveland Indians win their first American League pennant since 1997; Andrew Miller is named MVP of the American League Championship Series.
- The British Baseball Hall of Fame inducts Alex Malihoudis, Oscar Marcelino, Wally O'Neil and John Thomas.
- Curaçao Neptunus wins the 2016 Holland Series. Dwayne Kemp is named Series MVP.
- The K. Deurne Spartans repeat as champions of the First Division.