Bill Murray gives ticket to random Cubs fan who was turned away


The legend of Bill Murray continues to grow.

Cubs fan Karen Michel walked up to the Progressive Field box office on Tuesday hoping to miraculously get a ticket to Game 6 of the World Series.

She was predictably denied but happened across actor and Cubs fan extraordinaire Bill Murray outside the stadium. Murray gave her a ticket to get in the game.

"He turns around and says, 'Here, here's a ticket,'" Michel told "And he kind of shuttled me into the door. I thought it was just a ticket to get in. But it was a ticket to sit right here."

Michel's ticket was for the seat right next Murray just a few rows behind home plate. The pair watched the game together and talked about growing up Cubs fans.

The Cubs won 9-3 pushing the World Series to Game 7. Michel saw it all and got the experience of a lifetime due to the kindness of a stranger.

"I thought it was just a ticket to get in," Michel told "I didn't think it would be anything like this."