Cubs History
June 9


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June 9, 1978

Dennis Lamp pitches a one-hit, complete game shutout as Cubs defeat Padres 5-0 at Wrigley Field.

Cubs History-June 9





Happy birthday to Mike Fontenot (#Cubs, 2005, 2007-2010). He played for 2 Cubs playoff teams (2007 & 2008) & won a WS with Giants in 2010

June 9, 1961
The Cubs 2-run 9th inning rally defeats Braves & Hall of Famer,  Warren Spahn. Moe Thacker gets the walk-off single.

June 9, 1963
3 Ernie Banks home runs aren't enough as Dodgers defeat #Cubs 11-8 at Wrigley. 2 of the HR's were against HOF, Sandy Koufax.

June 9, 1967
Trailing 5-3 into the 8th inning, Cubs score 2 runs.  Ernie Banks double and scores.   Adolfo Phillips has an RBI triple.  Cubs win it in the 9th on Ernie Banks RBI single driving in Glenn Beckert. 

June 9, 1977
Bill Bonham & Bruce Sutter shut out the Giants for 11 innings as Cubs win 1-0 on a Jose Cardenal walk-off squeeze bunt.

June 9, 1978
Dennis Lamp pitches a one-hit, complete game shutout as Cubs defeat Padres 5-0 at Wrigley Field.

June 9, 2010
Cubs, Derek Lee's hits his 300th career home run. Cubs 9 Brewers 4
  
June 9, 2018 
Cubs score 2 runs in the first inning and that's all that Jon Lester and the Cubs bullpen needs to defeat the Pirates 2-0.  Austin Meadows 3rd inning triple is the only hit in a 1-hit Cubs shutout.