Cubs History 
September 14

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September 14, 1902
Tinker to Evers to Chance turn their first double play.

September 14, 1909
3 Finger Brown pitches a 1-hit shutout as the Cubs defeat the Reds 4-0 in Cincinnati. 

September 14, 1913
The Cubs Larry Cheney sets an MLB record throwing a 14-hit shutout against the Giants at West Side Grounds in Chicago.  Cubs defeat the New York Giants 7-0. 

September 14, 1916
Scott Perry pitches an 11 inning shutout as the Cubs defeat the Braves
2-0 at Braves Field in Boston. 

September 14, 1941
Johnny Schmitz's first MLB start is a CG 10-3 victory over the Braves.

September 14, 1957

In the 2nd game of a doubleheader, Ernie Banks hits 3 home runs in a 7-3 Cubs victory over the Pirates at Wrigley Field. 

September 14, 1965
When Sandy Koufax no-hit the Cubs, Bob Hendley was the losing pitcher.
On this day, Hendley beat Koufax and the Dodgers 2-1 with a 4-hitter.
Billy Williams drove in both Cubs runs with a 2-run home run. 

September 14, 1974
At Shae Stadium, the Cubs defeat the Mets 12-0 behind Burt Hooton's 4-hit complete game shutout. 

September 14, 1980
At Shea Stadium, Dave Kingman homers twice in a 10-7 Cubs loss to the Mets. 

September 14, 1982
A former Cub and future Cub (Bill Madlock & Richie Hebner) both hit
grand slams as the Pirates demolish the Cubs 15-5 in Pittsburgh. 

September 14, 1984
Jody Davis hits a grand slam in a 7-1 Cubs victory over the Mets at Wrigley Field. 

September 14, 1991
Cubs trail 5-0 into bottom of 6th inning but rally to defeat the Expos 7-5 in 10 innings. Chico Walker ties the game in the 9th inning and Hector Villaneuva wins it with a walk-off 2-run home run in the bottom of the 10th.

September 14, 1994
The 1994 MLB season comes to an end as the owners vote to cancel the season. 

September 14, 2004, 12 innings.
Cubs defeat the Pirates 3-2 on Corey Patterson walk-off HR in the 12th inning at Wrigley Field. 

September 14, 2008
At Miller Park, Carlos Zambrano pitches the first Cubs no-hitter since Milt Pappas in 1972.  The game was played at Miller Park in Milwaukee due to Hurricane Ike in Houston.  Zambrano struck out 10 and walked only 1 batter. 







September 14, 2009
At Wrigley Field, Ryan Dempster & Carlos Marmol combine on a 4-hitter
as the Cubs defeat the Brewers 2-0.  Derrek Lee homers for the Cubs
first run. 

September 14, 2012
At Wrigley Field, the Cubs defeat the Pirates 7-4.  Starlin Castro goes 2 for 4 with a home run, run scored & 4 RBI.  Castro's 2-out, 3-run home run in the bottom of the 6th inning gives the Cubs a 7-3 lead in the game.  

September 14, 2016
At Busch Stadium, David Ross homers, Anthony Rizzo homers twice and
Jon Lester pitches 8 innings, giving up just 3 hits. 



September 14, 2017  
At Wrigley Field, the Cubs complete a 3-game sweep over the Mets with a 14-6 win.  Anthony Rizzo goes 3 for 4 with a double, home run, 2 runs scored and 2 RBI.  Jason Heyward homers and drives in 4 runs.  

September 14, 2018
At Wrigley Field, Cubs trail the Reds 2-0 into the 7th inning until Ian Happ's 3-run home run helps gives the Cubs a 3-2 win over the Reds.  

September 14, 2019
At Wrigley Field, the Cubs defeat the Pirates 14-1.  Kris Bryant goes 3 for 3 with a home run & 4 RBI. 

September 14, 2021

Cubs play spoiler in the playoff race defeating the Phillies 6-3 in Philadelphia.  Patrick Wisdom & Alfonso Rivas hit back to back home runs, only the sixth time in Cubs history that rookies have hit back to back home runs, but the second times it's happened for the Cubs this year (Frank Schwindel & Wisdom also hit back to back home runs on August 12, 2021).  For Rivas, it was his first MLB home run. 

Another historic part of this is that it was Wisdom's 26th home run of the season, tying him with Kris Bryant (2015) for the most home runs in a season by a rookie.