Cubs History
July 22


July 22, 2014
At Wrigley Field, Anthony Rizzo homers twice & Arismendy Alcantara homers behind Kyle Hendricks, who combines with 2 Cubs relief pitchers to 5-hit the Padres in a 6-0 Cubs victory.  It is Hendricks first MLB win.

Cubs History-July 22



July 22
A great pinch hitter for the Cubs, happy birthday to Cliff Johnson

The birthday of Scott Sanderson.  He was a member of the Cubs 1984 rotation.

July 22, 1965
Ed Bailey hits a Grand Slam and drives in 8 runs as Cubs defeat Phillies 10-6 at Wrigley Field.

July 22, 1967

Billy Williams homers and Randy Hundley drives in Ron Santo as Cubs rally to defeat the Giants 6-5 for a walk-off victory at Wrigley Field.

July 22, 1977

Rick Reuschel throws a 4-hit shutout as Cubs defeat Braves 1-0. 

July 22, 1989

At Wrigley Field, the Cubs defeat the Giants 5-2.  Vance Law homers twice. 

July 22, 1992
At Riverfront Stadium, Greg Maddux pitches a 6-hit complete game shutout as the Cubs defeat the Reds 3-0. 

July 22, 2000
Cubs 3 Brewers 2 in 13 innings at Wrigley Field.   Sammy Sosa hits a walk-off RBI single in 13th inning to give Cubs a 3-2 victory at Wrigley Field.   

July 22, 2002
Trailing 6-5 into 9th, Cubs come back with a Sammy Sosa RBI single and Fred McGriff wins it for the Cubs 7-6 with a walk-off RBI double.

July 22, 2004
Cubs defeat the Reds 13-2 at Wrigley Field.  Aramis Ramirez hits a grand slam, Moises Alou goes 3 for 3 with a walk, a double, 2 home runs, 4 runs scored and 3 RBI. 

July 22, 2006
For the 2nd day in a row, Aramis Ramirez homers twice for the Cubs and for the 2nd day in a row, the Nationals defeat the Cubs at RFK stadium.  Nats 7 Cubs 3.

July 22, 2013
Cubs trade Matt Garza to the Rangers for Justin Grimm, Carl Edwards, Mike Olt and Neil Ramirez. 

July 22, 2014
At Wrigley Field, Anthony Rizzo homers twice & Arismendy Alcantara homers behind Kyle Hendricks, who combines with 2 Cubs relief pitchers to 5-hit the Padres in a 6-0 Cubs victory.  It is Hendricks first MLB win.

July 22, 2015
AT Great American Ball Park in Cincy, Taylor Teagarden's 9th inning RBI single gives the Cubs a 6-5 victory in the second game of the doubleheader as the Cubs split a doubleheader with the Reds. 

July 22, 2016
At Miller Park in Milwaukee, Dexter Fowler goes 3 for 4 with a walk, double, home run, 2 runs scored & 3 RBI as the Cubs defeat the Brewers 5-2.  Jason Hammel and 5 Cubs relievers combine on a 4-hitter.

July 22, 2017
A great pitcher's duel with the Cardinals, Adam Wainwright & the Cubs, Jon Lester has the Cubs and Cards scoreless into the 8th inning when Lester gives up back to back solo home runs to Paul DeJong & Randall Grichuk.  Cubs come back in the bottom of the 8th inning and take the lead, tying the game on Kris Bryant's RBI single scoring Ben Zobrist and Anthony Rizzo gives the Cubs the 3-2 win with an RBI double scoring Kris Bryant.