June 4, 1886 in Newport ,TN– November 28, 1970 in New Orleans: Orville 'Orlie' Weaver: a RHP in pro ball 1909-1920, Chicago Cubs (1910–1911) Boston Rustlers (1911)// record of 6-15 in 40 games, 5.03 ERA in 196.2 IP, 116 BB, 92 SO, 7 CG
October 4, 1906 The Chicago Cubs win their 116th game of the season a team record that still stands (tied by the Seattle Mariner's in 2001). The Cubs lose the World Series to the Chicago White Sox that year. Photo from Chicago cubs 1906 season Wikipedia.
CHICAGO — Addison Russell had a go-ahead home run for his first big contribution since an absence in the wake of a Major League Baseball investigation into domestic abuse allegations, and the Chicago Cubs stopped the Colorado Rockies' seven-game winning streak, 7-5 Sunday. Russell and Kyle Schwarber had back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning. Miguel Montero and Ben Zobrist also connected, helping the World Series champion Cubs even their record at 31-31.
Details about Hack Wilson Pre Game Picture Pose 1927 Chicago Cubs 8x10 Press Photo Baseball
Hack Wilson - Chicago Cubs - OF - His 1930 season with the Cubs is widely considered one of the most memorable individual single-season hitting performances in baseball history. Highlights included 56 home runs, the National League record for 68 years; and 191 runs batted in, a mark yet to be surpassed.