CHICAGO — With the Cubs trailing in the middle of the 7th of Game 3, the pep talk from Bill Murray came at the right time.
Bill and his brother Joel led the hometown crowd in an impassioned version of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.”
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) October 10, 2017
Most of social media was hoping a little Murray Magic would rub off on the team.
If Bill Murray singing the stretch doesn’t get the Cubs amped up, nothing will.
— Jeremiah Wingstedt (@jwingstedt) October 9, 2017
Bill Murray: The Best Hype Man in the business.
— Cubs Talk (@NBCSCubs) October 9, 2017
Magic of Bill Murray > Schwarber’s double error #Cubs
— Andy Bien (@bizniff) October 9, 2017
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) October 9, 2017
And it seemed to because shortly after, the Cubs tied the game, 1-1.
Many also liked the addition of his brother.
— EMerson Davis (@m_e_dayvus79) October 9, 2017
— peter walhout (@PWalhout) October 9, 2017
— Andy Kofoid (@akofoid) October 9, 2017
Bill Murray 7th Inning Stretch was great, but Max is still no-hitting… pic.twitter.com/50avSmSL49
— Tom Eschen (@TomEschenJr) October 9, 2017
Also I miss the Daffy Duck version by Bill Murray! #LetsGo
— Stephanie Hitchins (@stephaniehitch7) October 9, 2017