Cubs History 
June 23


June 23, 1984
Ryne Sandberg game on national television that sort of was his coming out party as a superstar in the major league baseball. Sandberg hits a game tying home run off one of, if not the best, closer in baseball, Bruce Sutter of the St Louis Cardinals. Sandberg follows this up with another game tying home run in the tenth before Dave Owen's game-winning single in the 11th inning. the Cubs go one to the playoffs in 84 and Sandberg wins MVP honors.

Bob Dernier goes 3 for 5 with a double, walk, 2 RBI, 4 runs scored and a stolen base. 

Cubs History-June 23



June 23, 1930
Hack Wilson hits for the cycle and drives in 6 runs as Cubs beat Phillies 21-8 at Wrigley Field.

June 23, 1944
At Crosley Field, the Cubs defeat the Reds 3-1.  Hank Wyse pitches a complete game,  giving up just 6 hits and one run to earn the victory.

June 23, 1946
Eddie Waitkus & Marv Rickert of Cubs hit back-to-back, inside-the-park HR's.  Cubs lose to Giant at Polo Grounds 15-10.

June 23, 1950
At Philadelphia, Andy Pafko goes 3 for 3 with a runs scored and an RBI going 3 for 3. The Cubs defeat the Phillies 7-4. 

June 23, 1961
Ernie Banks consecutive game streak that dates back to 1956 ends at 717 games played.  Cubs defeat Braves 5-3 at Wrigley

June 23, 1964
In game 1 of a doubleheader, the Cubs defeat the Phillies 2-0 on Dick Ellsworth 5-hit complete game shutout.  Phillies take 2nd game 9-0 on Ray Culps 1-hit complete game shutout.
  
June 23, 1969
Trailing 4-3 into the 9th inning, Billy Williams drives in Nate Oliver to tie the game with an RBI single and Ron Santo wins it for the Cubs with a walk-off sacrifice fly driving in Don Kessinger. 

June 23, 1984
Ryne Sandberg game on national television that sort of was his coming out party as a superstar in the major league baseball. Sandberg hits a game tying home run off one of, if not the best, closer in baseball, Bruce Sutter of the St Louis Cardinals. Sandberg follows this up with another game tying home run in the tenth before Dave Owen's game-winning single in the 11th inning. the Cubs go one to the playoffs in 84 and Sandberg wins MVP honors.

Bob Dernier goes 3 for 5 with a double, walk, 2 RBI, 4 runs scored and a stolen base. 

June 23, 2005
Brewers 8 Cubs 7
In Milwaukee, the Brewers defeat the Cubs 8-7 despite Derrek Lee's 2 home runs & 3 RBI. 

June 23, 2013
At Wrigley Field, the Cubs defeat the Astros 14-6.  Ryan Sweeney goes 3 for 5 with 2 runs scored, a double, home run & 6 RBI.  Anthony Rizzo goes 3 for 3 with 4 runs scored, a double, home run & 4 RBI. 
   
June 23, 2015
At Wrigley Field, Cubs defeat the Dodgers 1-0 on Chris Denorfia's walk-off sacrifice fly in the 10th inning.