Cubs History
August 13


August 13, 1967
At Wrigley Field, Cubs sweep a doubleheader against the Phillies as Fergie Jenkins shuts out the Phillies on just 4 hits in a 1-0 Cubs victory in 2nd game.

Cubs History-August 13


Happy birthday to Will Ohman (Cubs, 2000-2007)
Happy birthday to Corey Patterson (Cubs, 2000-2005)

August 13, 1892
Jimmy Ryan's hitting streak is extended to 29 games in a Colts (Cubs) 6-2 loss to Cleveland at South Side Park (Chicago).

August 13, 1913

Cubs make a great trade sending Lew Richie to the Kansas City Blues for Hall of Fame Cubs pitcher, Hippo Vaughn

August 13, 1922
Cubs dump the Cardinals 16-5.  Charlie Hollocher has 3 triples. 

August 13, 1946
Johnny Schmitz throws a 3-hit complete game shutout as Cubs defeat Cardinals 1-0 at Wrigley Field

August 13, 1967
At Wrigley Field, Cubs sweep a doubleheader against the Phillies as Fergie Jenkins shuts out the Phillies on just 4 hits in a 1-0 Cubs victory in 2nd game.

August 13, 1970
Milt Pappas pitched well, giving up 3 runs and pitching a shutout.  He helped his own cause also going 3 for 4 with a home run and 2 RBI as the Cubs defeated the Phillies 6-3 at Wrigley Field. 

August 13, 1980
Dick Ruthven of Phillies & Rick Reuschel of Cubs in pitcher's duel.  0-0 into 8th inning until Cubs score (Biittner RBI double) in 8th, Phils score in 9th (Schmidt HR) and Jerry Martin wins it for Cubs with walk-off SF scoring Ivan Dejesus.

August 13, 2011
In Atlanta, the Cubs defeat the Braves 8-4.  Starlin Castro goes 4 for 5 with a run scored and 2 RBI. 

August 13, 2015

At Wrigley Field, the Cubs hit 5 home runs, 2 by Kyle Schwarber, 1 each by Anthony Rizzo, Dexter Fowler & Chris Denorfia as they defeat the Brewers 9-2.