Chicago Cubs players celebrate with champagne, dance party (VIDEO)

The Chicago Cubs punched their ticket to the National League Championship Series with a thrilling ninth-inning surge, coming back from a 5-2 deficit, to defeat the Giants, 6-5.

Here’s what the scene in the dugout looked like after Aroldis Chapman locked it down, recording three outs very quickly for the save.

They await the winner of the Dodgers-Nationals series, and will be watching Game 5 intently. But for now, it’s all about enjoying the moment, and that’s exactly what they did in the locker room after the game.

There was champagne, beer, dance moves and a lot of excitement, and here’s how things went down.

The Cubs never stopped fighting, and they certainly earned this one.

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