Or so says the label on the front of the upcoming MLB Productions release Essential Games of the Chicago Cubs . The game referenced is the July 12, 1969 game between the Cubs and the Phillies at Wrigley Field. This was a NBC Game of the Week with Gowdy doing the PBP. While originally broadcast in color, the kinescope is black and white. This game has been in the hobby for a considerable amount of time and in fact, was aired on MLB Network in 2009. It also marks the oldest known complete NBC Game of the Week Broadcast.