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Aug 18, 2019

Cubs History August 30. Stan Hack gets his 2,000 MLB hit in 1945.

Cubs History August 30. Jim Hickman walk-off HR in 1972. Stan Hack collects his 2,000 MLB hit in 1945.

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Aug 18, 2019

Cubs History August 28. Hank Sauer hits 3 HR's in a 1950 Cubs win

Cubs History August 28. Ryne Sandberg becomes MLB's first 2B to hit 30 HR's in consecutive seasons. Hank Sauer 3 HR's in a 1950 Cubs win

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Aug 18, 2019

Cubs History August 27. Milt Pappas 5-hit shutout in 1971

Cubs History August 27. Ron Santo homers twice in a 1961 Cubs victory. Milt Pappas 5-hit shutout in 1971.

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Aug 17, 2019

Cubs History August 26. Kerry Wood K's 16 batters in 1998.

Cubs History August 26. Steve Trout CG shutout in 1984. Kerry Wood K's 16 batters n 1998

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Aug 17, 2019

Cubs History August 25. Glen Hobbie CG and walk-off HR in 1960

Cubs History August 25. Fergie Jenkins 4-hit shutout in 1968. Glen Hobbie CG and walk-off HR in 1960

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Aug 17, 2019

Cubs History August 24. Ernie Banks hits his final MLB HR in 1971.

Cubs History August 24. Mike Tyson walk-off hit in 1981. Ernie Banks hits his final MLB HR in 1971.

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Aug 16, 2019

Cubs History August 23. Rick Reuschel shutout in 1-0 Cubs 1974 victory

Cubs History August 23. Rick Reuschel shutout in a Cubs 1974 1-0 victory. Jim Hickman hits 2 HR's, one a grand slam in 11-5 win over Astros in 1969.

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Aug 16, 2019

Cubs History August 22. Jake Arrieta defeats his former team.

Cubs History August 22. In 1982, the Cubs retire Ernie Banks number. In 1983, Carmello Martinez homers in his 1st MLB at bat.

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Aug 16, 2019

Cubs History August 20. Willie Smith walk-off HR in 1968

Cubs history August 20. Willie Smith homers twice, including the walk-off in 1968. In 1961, Don Cardwell pitches 11 inning shutout. Billy Williams walk-off

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Aug 09, 2019

Cubs History August 16. Greg Maddux 4-hit shutout in 1992.

Cubs History August 16. Fergie Jenkins 2-hit shutout and 2 RBI in 1971.

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