Birthday: January 4
2006 December 15
Jim Hendry signs one of the more popular Cubs in recent times, Ted Lilly. The other part of this story
is that the rumor is that Hendry was completing this deal in the hospital while having angioplasty surgery. Rather ironic
considering that Lilly was known as one of the tougher, fiercest competitors on the team.
2009 April 13
Ted Lilly takes a no-hitter into the 7th inning in the Cubs home opener for the season. Lilly and the Cubs defeat the Rockies
2009 July 11
Ted Lilly pitches 8 innings of 4 hit ball (strking out 4 and walking just 1) against the St. Louis Cardinals to notch his 100th career win.
Cubs defeat the Cardinals 5-2 at Wrigley Field.
47-34 in nearly 3 full years with the team.
All-Star with the Cubs in 2009