Speedster Terrance Gore traded to Cubs: undefined
August 5, 2012
Darwin Barney becomes the Cubs’ all-time leader for second basemen when he plays in his 91st consecutive game in a single season without committing an error. The 26-year-old Chicago infielder, en route to setting the National League mark with 127 straight errorless-games, surpasses Ryne Sandberg’s team record that the Hall of Famer established in 1989.
Sources: Cubs land lefty Hamels from Rangers: undefined
June 28, 1910
At Cincinnati’s Palace of the Fans, Joe Tinker steals home twice, becoming the first major leaguer to accomplish the feat in the same game. The Cubs shortstop’s thievery helps Chicago beat the Reds, 11-1.