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August 21, a great day in Cubs history. Ryne Sandberg homers twice in 1985, Jerome Walton's hitting streak ends, Ron Santo's 2,000 hit, Rick & Paul Reuschel become the first sibling combo to win and save a MLB game.
A great day in Cubs history, August 22. Cubs retire Ernie Banks number 14. Carmello Martinez HR in MLB debut. Jake Arrieta beats his old team
August 19, a great day in Cubs history. 3 no-hitters. Larry Corcoran in 1880, Jim Maloney no-hits the Cubs in 1965 & Ken Holtzman no-hits the Braves in 1969. Bill Buckner has a big day in 1977 & Andre Dawson has 2 homers and a walk-off in 1988.
August 17 Cubs History. King Cole (1910) & Hippo Vaughn (1916). DH shutouts in 1918 and Billy Williams gets his 2,000 hit.
one of my favorite times of the year. The baseball playoff races are heating up, trades being made and magic numbers
August 9 Cubs history, Happy birthday to Jason Heyward, he was born one year before the first night game at Wrigley Field. Guy Bush pitches a 1-hit shutout and Sammy Sosa hits 3 home runs in 2001.
August 8 Cubs history, Happy birthday to Anthony Rizzo, Paul Erickson's 1st MLB win is a 1-hit shutout. The first scheduled night game at Wrigley Field is rained out & Henry Blanco gets a walk-off hit.
August 7 Cubs history. Bill Dahlen's 42 game hitting streak comes to an end, Steve McMichael calls out umpire during 7th inning stretch and Greg Maddux gets his 300th win.
August 11 Cubs hisotry. Randy Hundley hits for the cycle, Milt Pappas pitches a shutout, homers and drives in 5 runs. Kerry Wood gets his 1,000 K.
August 6, a great day in Cubs history. Billy Williams makes his MLB debut. Andrew Lorraine's Cubs debut is a 3-hit complete game shutout and Goose Gossage gets his 300th save.