April 30, 1940
the Cubs are trailing 7-4 going into the bottom of the 8th inning, but
score 1 run in the 8th, 2 in the 9th and Al Todd wins it in the 10th inning
with a walk-off home run and an 8-7 Cubs victory.
Bill Nicholson goes 3 for 3 with 2 RBI. Hank Leiber homers and goes
3 for 5 with 4 RBI. Todd's home run is his only at bat of the game.
April 30, 1946
Cubs tie game 1-1 with 2 outs in the 9th inning on Heinz Becker's RBI single.
They win it in the 11th on Dom Dallessandro's bases loaded walk. The RBI by
Becker is his last of his Cubs career as he is traded to the Indians in 1946.
April 30, 1952
Cubs score 7 runs in 4th inning, but blow the lead as Cubs/Phillies go into extra innings. Bob Addis RBI double in the 12th inning is the walk-off winner. Cubs defeat Phillies 9-8 at Wrigley Field.
April 30, 1965
Cubs play their first indoor game at Houston and lose to the Astros 4-3.
April 30, 1970
Chicago Cubs outfielder Billy Williams becomes the first player in National League history to play 1,000 consecutive games in the 9 - 2 loss to the Atlanta Braves at Fulton County Stadium.
April 30, 2008
Cubs demolish the Brewers 19-5 at Wrigley Field. Geovany Soto hits (2) 3-run home runs.