One of the crucial hated sports activities followers has been formally exonerated by the Chicago Cubs.
Cubs fan Steve Bartman has stayed out of public life since making an attempt to catch a foul ball through the 2003 Nationwide League Championship Collection. However he acquired a 2016 World Collection championship ring on Monday, WGN-TV reported.
“We hope this offers closure on an unlucky chapter of the story that has perpetuated all through our quest to win an extended-awaited World Collection,” the Cubs stated in a press release to the information station.
The workforce held a victory parade after they ended their 108-yr-lengthy drought from a World Collection win, however Bartman stated he wouldn’t attend as a result of he didn’t need to trigger any distractions.
Bartman, who even acquired demise threats over the incident, informed the information station the outreach signifies that he’s “welcomed again into the Cubs household.”