Cubs release statement on Steve Bartman's World Series ring

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courtesy - Carrie Muskat
courtesy - Carrie Muskat

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs issued the following statement on Steve Bartman receiving a 2016 World Series Championship Ring from the Chicago Cubs Organization:

“On behalf of the entire Chicago Cubs organization, we are honored to present a 2016 World Series Championship Ring to Mr. Steve Bartman. We hope this provides closure on an unfortunate chapter of the story that has perpetuated throughout our quest to win a long-awaited World Series. While no gesture can fully lift the public burden he has endured for more than a decade, we felt it was important Steve knows he has been and continues to be fully embraced by this organization. After all he has sacrificed, we are proud to recognize Steve Bartman with this gift today.”

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