West Side Grounds

George Wood


George Wood (DET)

vs. Chicago White Stockings

June 13th, 1885

Jimmy Ryan


Jimmy Ryan (CHI)

vs. Detroit Wolverines

July 28th, 1888

Roger Connor


Roger Connor (NYG)

vs. Buffalo Bisons

July 21st, 1890

Jimmy Ryan 3


Jimmy Ryan (CHI)

vs. Cleveland Spiders

July 1st, 1891

West Side Grounds

Cubs Played Sunday Games

only at West Side Grounds


1896 Ed Delahanty

Four Home Runs:
Ed Delahanty

July 13th, 1896

Colts Colonels

Colts Defeat Colonels 36-7

Largest Margin of Victory

June 29th, 1897

Cap Anson'

3,000th Hit

Cap Anson

July 18th, 1897 ?

Walter Thornton

No Hitter:

Walter Thornton

vs. Brooklyn Bridegrooms

August 21st, 1898

Kid Nichols

300th Win

Kid Nichols (BOS)

vs. Chicago Orphans (11-4)

July 7th, 1900

Tinker Evers Chance

Tinker to Evers to Chance

Baseball’s Sad Lexicon

1902 – 1912

1903 Chick Fraser

No Hitter:

Chick Fraser (PHI)


vs. Chicago Cubs (10-0)

1905 Christy Mathewson1910

No Hitter:

Christy Mathewson (NY)


vs. Chicago Cubs (1-0)

1910 WS

Athletics Defeat Cubs

Win World Series 4-1

October 23rd, 1910

Frank Schulte

Chalmers Award

Frank Schulte (CHC)


Red Smith

Red Smith (BKN)

Steals 2nd, 3rd & Home

3rd Inning

vs. Chicago Cubs

May 15th, 1914

Heinie Groh


Heinie Groh (CIN)

vs. Chicago Cubs

July 5th, 1915