This day in baseball: Marathon baseball
Posted: August 24, 2015 Filed under: 20th Century, This day in baseball | Tags: Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Ed Reulbach, history, Major League Baseball, MLB, Philadelphia Phillies, sports, Tully Sparks
The Cubs and the Phillies played a 20-inning marathon on August 24, 1905. Ed Reulbach of the Cubs pitched a complete game for Chicago as they defeated Tully Sparks and the Phillies, 2-1, in Philadelphia.
Ed Reulbach (Chicago Cubs Daily News)