Chicago Cubs fans celebrate their game 6 over the Cleveland Indians at the World Series at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio on November 1, 2016. Chicago ties the series at 3-3 defeating Cleveland 9-3. Photo by Aaron Josefczyk/UPI | License Photo
"Super official excuse notes for EVERYONE!" the team tweeted.
"To Whom It May Concern,
Please excuse ____ from class/work/other responsibility on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016.
The Chicago Cubs are playing Game 7 of the World Series, and if you are not familiar with sports narratives... well, it's kind of a big deal.
We need all the support we can muster up, and _____ has been an integral part of our fan base for __ days/weeks/months/years, and we cannot #FlyTheW without them.
Thank you so much for understanding, and if you ever need a cute GIF tweeted at you, we are your Twitter account.