Season Information
Team Name
1987 Chicago Cubs
League
National League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
76-85 (.472)   GBL: -18.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
6 / 8 / 18
Runs For/Against
720 / 801   Diff: -81
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
13
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1871-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1987-12-21Jay BallerReleased by Cubs.P6-7225RR1960-10-06Stayton,OR
1979-  4-  98-PHI
MLB1982-19921979-1992
1987-12-14Vance LawSigned as Free Agent by Cubs.3B-2B6-2190RR1956-10-01Boise,ID
1978- 39- 758-PIT
MLB1980-19911978-1991
1987-12-08Lee SmithTraded by Cubs to Red Sox for Calvin Schiraldi and Al Nipper.P6-5220RR1957-12-04Jamestown,LA
1975-  2-  28-CHN
MLB1980-19971975-1998
1987-12-08Calvin SchiraldiTraded by Red Sox with Al Nipper to Cubs for Lee Smith.P6-5215RR1962-06-16Houston,TX
1983-  1-  27-NYN
MLB1984-19911983-1991
1987-12-08Al NipperTraded by Red Sox with Calvin Schiraldi to Cubs for Lee Smith.P6-0194RR1959-04-02San Diego,CA
1980-  8- 206-BOS
MLB1983-19901980-1991
1987-12-07Manny TrilloSigned as Free Agent by Cubs.2B-3B6-1164RR1950-12-25Caritito,VZ
1968-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1973-19891968-1989
1987-10-28Brian DayettPurchased by Nippon Ham Fighters (Japan Pacific) from Cubs.OF-3B5-10180RR1957-01-22New London,CT
1978- 16- 416-NYA
MLB1983-19871978-1987
1987-10-23Dickie NolesReturned to Cubs.P6-2190RR1956-11-19Charlotte,NC
1975-  4-  84-PHI
MLB1979-19901975-1990
1987-10-16Chico WalkerTraded by Cubs to Angels for Todd Fischer.OF-2B5-9179BR1957-11-25Jackson,MS
1976- 22- 525-BOS
MLB1980-19931976-1993
1987-09-22Dickie NolesSent to Tigers by Cubs for future considerations.P6-2190RR1956-11-19Charlotte,NC
1975-  4-  84-PHI
MLB1979-19901975-1990
1987-08-04Ron DavisReleased by Cubs.P6-4207RR1955-08-06Houston,TX
1976-  3-  56-CHN
MLB1978-19881976-1990
1987-07-13Steve TroutTraded by Cubs to Yankees for Dean Wilkins, Rich Scheid and Bob Tewksbury.P6-4195LL1957-07-30Detroit,MI
1976-  1-   8-CHA
MLB1978-19891976-1990
1987-07-13Rich ScheidTraded by Yankees with Dean Wilkins and Bob Tewksbury to Cubs for Steve Trout.P6-3185LL1965-02-03Staten Island,NY
1986-  2-  53-NYA
MLB1992-19951985-1997
1987-07-13Bob TewksburyTraded by Yankees with Dean Wilkins and Rich Scheid to Cubs for Steve Trout.P6-4206RR1960-11-30Concord,NH
1981- 19- 493-NYA
MLB1986-19981981-1998
1987-07-13Dean WilkinsTraded by Yankees with Rich Scheid and Bob Tewksbury to Cubs for Steve Trout.P6-1170RR1966-08-24Blue Island,IL
1986-  2-  51-NYA
MLB1989-19911986-1993
1987-07-11Gary MatthewsTraded by Cubs to Mariners for Dave Hartnett.OF-DH6-3205RR1950-07-05San Fernando,CA
1971-  5-  81-SLN
MLB1972-19871969-1987
1987-06-06Dave PavlasTraded by Cubs to Rangers for Mike Mason.P6-7180RR1962-08-12Frankfurt,GE
1984-  0-   0-CHN
MLB1990-19961985-2001
1987-05-15Mike MasonTraded by Rangers to Cubs for Dave Pavlas.P6-2205LL1958-11-21Faribault,MN
1980-  1-  12-TEX
MLB1982-19881980-1996
1987-04-06Dickie NolesSigned as Free Agent by Cubs.P6-2190RR1956-11-19Charlotte,NC
1975-  4-  84-PHI
MLB1979-19901975-1990
1987-04-03Dennis EckersleyTraded by Cubs with Dan Rohn to Athletics for Mark Leonette, Brian Guinn and Dave Wilder.P6-2190RR1954-10-03Oakland,CA
1972-  3-  50-CLE
MLB1975-19981972-1998
1987-04-03Dan RohnTraded by Cubs with Dennis Eckersley to Athletics for Mark Leonette, Brian Guinn and Dave Wilder.2B-SS5-7165LR1956-01-10Alpena,MI
1977-  4-  90-CHN
MLB1983-19861977-1989
1987-03-30Thad BosleyTraded by Cubs with Dave Gumpert to Royals for Jim Sundberg.OF-DH6-3175LL1956-09-17Oceanside,CA
1974-  4-  82-CAL
MLB1977-19901974-1990
1987-03-30Dave GumpertTraded by Cubs with Thad Bosley to Royals for Jim Sundberg.P6-1190RR1958-05-05South Haven,MI
1980-  0-   0-DET
MLB1982-19871981-1987
1987-03-30Jim SundbergTraded by Royals to Cubs for Dave Gumpert and Thad Bosley.C-OF6-0195RR1951-05-18Galesburg,IL
1973-  1-   2-TEX
MLB1974-19891973-1989
1987-03-23Mike MartinReleased by Cubs.C-1B6-2193LR1958-12-03Portland,OR
1978-  1-   6-SDN
MLB1986-19861978-1986
1987-03-09Andre DawsonSigned as Free Agent by Cubs.OF-DH6-3195RR1954-07-10Miami,FL
1975- 11- 250-MON
MLB1976-19961975-1996
1987-02-17Guy HoffmanTraded by Cubs to Reds for Wade Rowdon.P5-9185LL1956-07-09Ottawa,IL
1978-  0-   0-CHA
MLB1979-19881975-1988
1987-02-17Wade RowdonTraded by Reds to Cubs for Guy Hoffman.3B-SS6-2180RR1960-09-07Riverhead,NY
1981-  8- 188-CHA
MLB1984-19881981-1988
1987-01-30Luis QuinonesTraded by Athletics to Cubs for Ron Cey.SS-3B5-11175BR1962-04-28Ponce,PR
1980-  0-   0-SDN
MLB1983-19921980-1999
1987-01-30Ron CeyTraded by Cubs to Athletics for Luis Quinones.3B-DH5-9185RR1948-02-15Tacoma,WA
1968-  3-  53-LAN
MLB1971-19871968-1987
1987-01-01Dan RohnSigned as Free Agent by Cubs.2B-SS5-7165LR1956-01-10Alpena,MI
1977-  4-  90-CHN
MLB1983-19861977-1989
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