Cubs dismiss hitting coach Chili Davis: undefined
October 9, 1907
In Game 2 of the World Series played at Chicago’s West Side Grounds, Tigers third baseman Bill Coughlin tags out Jimmy Slagle, who is leading off the base, using the hidden ball trick. The Cubs center fielder is the first victim ever to be deceived about the location of the ball during the Series.
September 26, 1908
Cubs right-hander Ed Reulbach pitches two shutouts in the same day, blanking the Brooklyn Superbas in the opener 5-0 on a five-hitter and 3-0 on three hits in the nightcap. The entire Washington Park doubleheader is played in less than three hours.