Billy Williams to make ceremonial first pitch … Bill Murray to Sing the Stretch
The Cubs announced Sweet Swingin’ Billy Williams will throw out the first pitch prior to Game 3 of The World Series. Mr. Williams is one of the greatest players in Cubs history and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1987.
Billy Williams’ No. 26 flies proudly at Wrigley Field as one of the six numbers retired by the Chicago Cubs.
Bill Murray will lead the crowd in singing ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ for the 7th inning stretch. And the great Wayne Messmer will sing God Bless America.
Patrick Stump of Fall Out Boy will be featured on FOX singing the National anthem.
Ryne Sandberg, Kerry Wood, Mark Prior, Todd Hollandsworth, Derrek Lee, Rick Sutcliffe and Greg Maddux are among the former Cubs expected at Wrigley Field on Friday night for Game 3 of The World Series.