QUESTION: Who did the Cubs defeat on this date in 1989 when they clinched the NL East Division title and who drove in the winning run?


ANSWER: Rookie Dwight Smith's eighth-inning single off Expos ace Dennis Martinez drove in Ryne Sandberg with the tiebreaking run and Mitch Williams stranded Otis Nixon at third base in the ninth to save a 3-2 win for Greg Maddux in Montreal.

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