From there, the Cubs went down in order in the eighth and the ninth and it was on to Game 7, a 9-6 Marlins win at Wrigley that sent Chicago home yet again. And for 13 years since, exasperated Cubs.
Chicago outfielder Moises Alou ran over to the edge of the Wrigley Field stands and straightened up to make the catch—but it got swiped away from above by Cubs fan Steve Bartman, sitting in the front row. Because Bartman didn’t reach out over the wall, it was not considered interference and Castillo, taking advantage of a second life at the plate, walked. After an Ivan Rodriguez single.
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For years, Chicago Cubs fan Steve Bartman was the most loathed person in the city, all because of one innocent play. He reached for a Luis Castillo foul ball during Game 6 of the 2003 National League Championship Series against the Florida Marlins, and his life changed immediately.
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.
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Spectator Steve Bartman deflected the ball away from outfielder Moises Alou, who likely would have made the catch for the second out of the inning. Instead, the Marlins went on to score 8 runs in the 8th inning, going on to win both Games 6 and 7 for a trip to the World Series. The “Steve Bartman Incident” was seen as the catalyst for the Cubs eventually losing the series. After Game 6.
Steve Bartman became the most hated man for the Chicago Cubs when he controversially interfered with a foul ball that was hit by Marlins batter Luis Castillo during the eighth inning of Game 6 in the NCLS. Cubs outfielder Moises Alou chased the ball and jumped off the ground near the fence to make the catch but Steve Bartman deflected it in an attempt to grab the ball, disrupting a potential.
According to CNN, Bartman, who “tipped” away a foul ball from Cubs outfielder Moises Alou, was planning to watch the game but not attend. Bartman remains in the Chicago area, he still gets.
The Cubs have given fan Steve Bartman, who was at the center of a controversial play in 2003, a 2016 World Series ring.
His name was Steve Bartman and some people at the time claimed that he single-handedly ruined the Chicago Cubs playoff run. In 2003, the Chicago Cubs were playing in the National League Championship series. This was incredibly important for Cubs fans because winning this series would allow their team to advance to the World Series Championships, the biggest contest in Major League Baseball.
He is allowed to attend games and he has been since the incident that bears his name occurred in October 2003. However, after that incident, the Cubs told Bartman that, while he could still attend Cubs games, it would be a good idea for he to stay.
CHICAGO (AP) — The man walked down the aisle and put his stuff on the most notorious seat in Wrigley Field. His wife waited somewhere else, avoiding the scene for the moment. Yup, Bryan was very prepared for Game 6 of the NL Championship Series. Providing only his first name and very few details, the 38-year-old said he knew ahead of time he was sitting in the same spot Steve Bartman made.