• EveryCubEver

    Dale Murphy

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Week In Wrigley History
    Aug 27th, 2021
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    August 29, 1918 The Cubs clinched the National League pennant with a double-header sweep of the Cincinnati Reds. Lefty Tyler wins his 18th game in the opener, and Claude Hendrix wins his 20th game in the nightcap. It is the earliest any team in National League history clinched a pennant, but that rec...