Theo Epstein

Bill Murray: 'I’ve been imagining this for a long time'

Bill Murray: 'I’ve been imagining this for a long time'

Team President Theo Epstein encountered actor and longtime Cubs fan Bill Murray in the chaos that was the Cubs’ clubhouse following their victory over the Indians in Game 7 of the World Series and let the Evanston native and graduate of Loyola Academy have it right in the face with a spray of Champagne.

“I knew I was going to cry, I didn’t think it was because I was blind,” said Murray, his eyes red and stinging from the celebratory Champagne.

Murray, who has been a frequent visitor to Wrigley Field for many years, was beside himself with joy after the team captured its first World Series championship in 108 years Wednesday night in...

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