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Fan Blamed For Chicago Cubs' Loss Gets His Own World Series Ring - NPR

A year after the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series title in more than a century, a long-suffering fan is getting another reward. Steve Bartman was handed a personalized 2016 World Series ring, after being blamed for costing the team the title ...and more »

Steve Bartman receives Cubs World Series ring - KVOA Tucson News

After nearly 14 years of persecution, the Chicago Cubs' most infamous fan is finally getting some closure. Steve Bartman received a 2016 World Series championship ring, the organization announced Monday, in a gesture he said he hopes would serve as ...and more »

Steve Bartman, America's most infamous fan, receives Cubs redemption - The Guardian

Steve Bartman, the Chicago Cubs fan vilified and blamed for ending the team's championship hopes in 2003, has been awarded a World Series ring to commemorate Chicago's title win last year. The Cubs were mired in their legendary title drought – which ...and more »

Seeking closure, Cubs give World Series ring to Steve Bartman - Chicago Tribune

After months of parading the Commissioner's Trophy around the country, making two White House trips and hanging out with celebrities, the Cubs finally made peace with one of the most mistreated figures during their historic World Series drought. The ...and more »

Chicago Cubs gift 2016 World Series ring to Steve Bartman - AOL

Fourteen years after the infamous catch that changed his life, disgraced Chicago Cubs fan Steve Bartman has returned to Wrigley Field. On Monday, Bartman met with Cubs owner Tom Ricketts and received the gift of a lifetime -- a World Series ring.and more »

Beyond The Cubs World Series Ring, Bartman Has An Important Message - Forbes

A World Series Championship ring can't undue what Steve Bartman has gone through, but the most well-known sports scapegoat offered some wisdom after receiving the gift from the Chicago Cubs. For those outside of Chicago who don't have the specifics of ...and more »

Chicago Cubs Give Steve Bartman a World Series Ring, Bejeweling an Infamous Hand - New York Times

On Oct. 14, 2003, a Cubs fan named Steve Bartman innocently reached up for a foul ball at Wrigley Field and initiated a cascading series of events that knocked his famously frustrated team right out of the postseason. It also thrust Bartman into an ...and more »

For Cubs and Steve Bartman, Anger Still Appears to Be in Play - New York Times

Steve Bartman was given a World Series ring on Monday, which should make any Chicago Cubs fan pleased for the poor fellow and grateful for an act of peaceful reconciliation. But if this was really the conclusion of a stubborn, 14-year civic grudge ...and more »

Steve Bartman to Receive 2016 Cubs Championship Ring - Daily Beast

After being persecuted by Chicago Cubs fans for 13 years, Steve Bartman will receive an official 2016 World Series Championship ring from his beloved team, WGN reported Monday. Cubs owner Tom Ricketts made the decision as an outstretched arm to ...and more »

Chicago Cubs gift infamous fan Steve Bartman World Series ring 14 years after 2003 incident - ABC Online

The Chicago Cubs have publicly buried the hatchet with one of sport's most infamous fans, gifting Steve Bartman a championship ring. Bartman was the most recent and unfortunate embodiment of the Cubs' 'Curse of the Billy Goat', which was blamed for the ...and more »