Cubs History
July 19


July 19, 2003
At Pro Player Stadium in Florida, the Cubs & Marlins combine for just 6 hits as the Cubs defeat the Marlins 1-0 on an unearned run.  Kerry Wood pitches a 2-hit complete game shutout and the Marlins, Brad Penny is the tough luck loser, giving up just 4 hits over 8 innings pitched. 

Cubs Hisory-July 19



July 19
The birthday of Phil Cavaretta

July 19, 1920
At Weeghman Park, the Cubs defeat the Boston Braves as Hippo Vaughn
pitches a 6-hit complete game shutout.

July 19, 1945
At Wrigley Field, Hank Wyse and the Cubs defeat the Dodgers 3-1 at Wrigley Field.  Wyse pitches a complete game, giving up just 5 hits and a run and singles home a run and scores a run in the 2-run 6th inning that gives the
Cubs a 3-0 lead in the game. 

July 19, 1956
At Wrigley Field, Moose Moryn's 9th inning home run ties the game and Dee Fondy  wins the game with a 10th inning walk-off home run. Cubs 4 Phillies 3.

July 19, 1980
Cliff Johnson 2-out, 2-run double scores Mike Tyson & Jerry Martin to give the Cubs an 8-7 walk-off victory over the Padres at Wrigley Field.

July 19, 1982
Cubs defeat Astro's 6-5 in 10 innings.  Astros score one in top of the 10th inning, but Cubs rally to score 2 to win it.  Jay Johnstone ties the game with an RBI single & Jerry Morales wins it with an RBI walk-off single.

July 19, 1989
At Dodger Stadium, the Cubs defeat the Dodgers 4-0.  Mike Bielecki pitches a 3-hit complete game shutout.

July 19, 2003
At Pro Player Stadium in Florida, the Cubs & Marlins combine for just 6 hits as the Cubs defeat the Marlins 1-0 on an unearned run.  Kerry Wood pitches a 2-hit complete game shutout and the Marlins, Brad Penny is the tough luck loser, giving up just 4 hits over 8 innings pitched. 

July 19, 2005
Aramis Ramirez homers twice and drives in 5 runs as the Cubs defeat the Reds 7-3 at Great American Ballpark in Cincy.  

July 19, 2015
At Turner Field in Atlanta, Jake Arrieta gives up 3 hits and no runs over 7 innings, striking out 10 as the Cubs defeat the Braves 4-1.  Jorge Soler homers for the Cubs.  

July 19, 2017
In Atlanta, Mike Montgomery helps the Cubs with both his bat and arm as he homers and pitches 6 solid innings, giving up just one run as the Cubs defeat the Braves 8-1 and finish off a 3-game sweep of the Braves after sweeping the Orioles in the previous series for a perfect 6-0 road trip. 

July 19, 2019
At Wrigley Field, Anthony Rizzo hits a grand slam as the Cubs defeat the Padres 6-5.