Cubs History 
September 29


September 29, 1945
Cubs clinch the pennant to go to the World Series with a 4-3 victory over the Pirates.

1945 Chicago Cubs



September 29, 1892
Jimmy Ryan of the Colts (Cubs) hits a leadoff home run and the Reds, Bug Holliday leads off the 1st inning with a home run as well.  Colts (Cubs) win 10-4 in Cincinnati.  

September 29, 1932
In Game 2 of the 1932 World Series, the Yankees take a 2-0 Series lead with a 5-2 victory at Yankee Stadium.

September 29, 1938
Cubs winning streak to 10 as Bill Lee pitches Cubs to a 10-1 victory.

September 29, 1945
Cubs clinch the pennant to go to WS with a 4-3 victory over the Pirates.

September 29, 1967
At Crosley Field, Billy Williams homers twice and Fergie Jenkins pitches a complete game victory (his 20th win of the season) as Cubs defeat the Reds 4-1. 

September 29, 1971
At Jerry Parc, Billy Williams homers twice, but Expos come back to defeat the Cubs 6-5 on a walk-off RBI single by Ron Hunt. 

September 29, 1976
At Three Rivers Stadium, Steve Renko pitches a 5-hit complete game shutout in a 1-0 victory over the Pirates and Larry Demery, who also pitched a CG, allowing just 3 hits, including a HR by Rick Monday.

September 29, 1982
Bill Buckner goes 4 for 4 with a home run & 2 RBI as the Cubs defeat the Mets 4-1 at Shae Stadium.  Mike Proly & 3 Cubs relievers combine on a 6-hitter.

September 29, 1986
Greg Maddux gets the victory in a 8-3 win over the Phillies in Philly
against his older brother, Mike Maddux

September 29, 1995

Mike Hampton shuts down the Cubs for 8 1/3 innings, but Cubs come back to score 3 runs to send the game to 10th inning.  Luis Gonzalez drives in Mark Grace with an RBI single in 10th for a 4-3 Cubs walk-off victory. 

September 29, 2009
At Wrigley Field, Ryan Dempster pitches a 5-hit complete game shutout as Cubs defeat the Pirates 6-0. 

September 29, 2017
Trailing 4-2 into the 8th inning, the Cubs come back and defeat the Reds 5-4 on Ian Happ's 2-out, 3-run home run.