Best Theo Epstein Alter Ego at City Hall
Transportation commissioner Gabe Klein
June 20, 2012 at 12:00AM
Golden boy Theo Epstein—general manager of the Boston Red Sox when they ended an 86-year World Series drought—was hired last year to bring the grail to the Chicago Cubs, bereft of the title for 103 years and counting. Gabe Klein, Rahm Emanuel's transportation commissioner, doesn't face a benchmark quite as daunting, though getting across town sometimes seems as interminable as the quest for another Cub pennant.