Cubs History
June 18


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June 18, 1976
Bill Madlock's 7th inning grand slam helps the Cubs defeat the Braves 6-4 in Atlanta.  

Cubs History-June 18



June 18, 1939
Dizzy Dean pitches CG shutout & Gabby Hartnett homers as Cubs defeat Dodgers 1-0 at Wrigley.

June 18, 1939
Bill Lee completes #Cubs DH sweep giving up just one run in 9-1 #Cubs victory over Dodgers & mgr, Leo Durocher.

June 18, 1970
Cubs defeat the Giants 6-0 at Wrigley Field.  Fergie Jenkins pitches a 7-hit complete game shutout with 8 strikeouts.   

June 18, 1976
Bill Madlock's 7th inning grand slam helps the Cubs defeat the Braves 6-4 in Atlanta.  

June 18, 1979
Dave Kingman continues a big 1979 season for the Cubs by homering in his
4th consecutive game. Dodgers defeat the Cubs 7-3 in Los Angeles.
  
June 18, 1983
Cubs defeat the Cardinals 10-1 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.  Bill Buckner doubles, homers, gets 4 hits and drives in 3 runs.   

June 18, 1996
Brant Brown hits 1st 3 HR's of his career in DH split vs Dodgers. He hits 2 in GM2 9-6 Cubs victory.

June 18, 1998
Greg Maddux wins his 12th game of the year against just 3 losses as he shuts out the Expos on 5 hits at Wrigley Field in a 3-0 Cubs victory. 

June 18, 2002
Cubs Alex Gonzalez hits walkoff HR off John Rocker of Rangers. Cubs win 4-3 at Wrigley.

June 18, 2009 
Trailing 5-1 into the 8th inning, the Cubs tie the game in the 8th on back to back home runs by Derrek Lee & Geovany Soto.  In the 9th inning, Alfonso Soriano wins it for the Cubs with a walk-off RBI single driving in Reed Johnson. 
  
June 18 2012 
At U.S. Cellular Field, the Cubs defeat the White Sox 12-3.  Bryan Lahair, Starlin Castro, Luis Valbuena, Alfonso Soriano & Geovany Soto all homer for the Cubs.