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1942 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 68-86 .442
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 591-667 -76
Manager(s): Jimmie Wilson
General Manager:
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 590,972 5/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Kiki Cuyler
Pitching Coach: Dick Spalding
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10648.688--
10450.6752.0
8567.55920.0
7676.50029.0
6681.44936.5
6886.44238.0
5989.39944.0
42109.27862.5
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
8Bill NicholsonOF27152588831732211217887680817.294.382.476858.182.325.3121.0528.0280673
6Stan Hack3B3214055391166363639994400102.300.402.409811.108.295.3160.4392.2226657
35Lennie MerulloSS251435155313223323714354552214.256.310.324634.068.163.2781.29257.5167577
14,19Lou NovikoffOF2612848348145255764324283415.300.337.416753.116.172.3081.1769.0201514
44Phil CavarrettaOF-1B2513648259130284354771421122.270.365.363728.093.255.2910.59160.7175566
15Lou Stringer2B251214064596105941331551108.236.292.352644.116.200.2541.7745.1143448
5Clyde McCulloughC251093373995221531725470109.282.331.398729.116.211.3161.8867.4134372
12Rip Russell1B-2B2710230232739084101721066.242.282.351633.109.166.2381.2437.8106325
7Dom DallessandroOF28962643069124443436180211.261.350.383733.121.273.2690.5066.0101302
16Jimmie Foxx1B347020525428031912255009.205.282.288570.083.195.2652.5068.359227
4Charlie GilbertOF22741791833630712524022.184.284.251535.067.212.2130.96--45206
28Bobby Sturgeon2B-SS226316284071072413122.247.269.302571.056.093.2683.25--49169
9Chico HernandezC2647118627500701113011.229.295.271566.042.136.2571.18--32130
13Claude PasseauP3335105719102100026052.181.181.248429.067.067.221--52.526110
33Bob ScheffingC2844102720302122711003.196.248.284532.088.176.2021.5751.029109
11Bill LeeP32326921120070713055.159.237.188425.029.130.1961.86--1381
43Peanuts LowreyOF2427584110014044020.190.242.241483.052.121.1891.0058.01464
17Hi BithornP263857371001059010.123.194.140334.018.105.1461.80--863
16Babe Dahlgren1B3017564121006042003.214.267.232499.018.089.2220.50--1360
23Vern OlsenP243248491004052010.188.264.208472.021.125.1960.40--1054
30,46Bill FlemingP2833392200000013012.051.051.051102.000.000.077----240
32Cy Block3B239336121104233001.364.417.455872.091.242.4001.00--1536
19Lon WarnekeP331532160001005022.188.188.188376.000.000.222----634
25Jake MootyP291928360002000011.214.214.214428.000.000.214----629
46Marv RickertOF21826570001015001.269.296.269565.000.038.3335.00--727
31Johnny SchmitzP212326140000005020.154.154.154308.000.000.190----428
32Paul EricksonP2618210300010011000.143.143.143286.000.000.300----321
2Paul GillespieC21516340024012000.250.294.625919.375.438.1672.008.01017
48Whitey PlattOF21416110002003002.063.063.063126.000.000.077----116
45Hank WyseP2448110001012020.125.222.125347.000.125.1672.00--111
2,43Marv FeldermanC2636010000014000.167.286.167453.000.167.5004.00--17
21Dick ErricksonP30135000000002000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
45Ed HanyzewskiP2165010002002000.200.200.200400.000.000.333----15
40Tot PressnellP35273021003011000.667.7501.0001750.333.6671.0001.00--34
22Emil KushP2511000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
Batting Totals179453545911360224417553363511606190104110.254.319.353672.099.206.2751.1971.418915969
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
13Claude Passeau3319142.69353424300278284116831374894001.299.190.422.402.881.20
11Bill Lee3213133.853230181102192219994467753101.319.040.162.743.071.12
17Hi Bithorn269143.683816901421711919370881652001.5910.050.424.263.420.80
23Vern Olsen24694.50321741911401617570655463101.5410.350.393.542.960.84
30,46Bill Fleming28563.02331442721341175145963593001.347.860.604.233.960.94
19Lon Warneke33572.271512813299973325221280001.198.820.181.912.551.33
31Johnny Schmitz21373.412310106286704133345513001.327.240.314.665.281.13
25Jake Mooty29254.7119101051848948441144284201.589.541.184.713.000.64
32Paul Erickson26165.43187106063704038441262001.7610.000.575.863.710.63
40Tot Pressnell35115.5427000184394028245592001.159.231.151.152.081.80
45Hank Wyse24211.9344110028331061680001.3910.610.321.932.571.33
21Dick Errickson30114.131300080243912111891001.9614.630.383.003.381.13
45Ed Hanyzewski21113.796100201917982860001.328.050.953.792.840.75
30Jesse Flores27013.6040001055521260001.409.001.803.6010.803.00
14Vallie Eaves30009.0020001034330200002.0012.000.006.000.000.00
22Emil Kush25000.0010001021000110001.004.500.004.504.501.00
31Joe Berry370018.0020001027440210004.5031.500.009.004.500.50
21Bob Bowman31000.0010001011000000001.009.000.000.000.00--
Pitching Totals68863.603051557198414140114476675607052550727401.419.300.453.373.260.97
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Joe Berry37200000000001.000------------------010
Hi Bithorn26380000000000.952------------------5352
Cy Block2300018000000------1.000.917----------12152
Bob Bowman3110000000000--------------------000
Phil Cavarretta250061000000700----.992------------.989744497
Babe Dahlgren30001400000000----.986--------------136102
Dom Dallessandro28000000000660------------------.98613462
Vallie Eaves3020000000000.000------------------001
Paul Erickson261800000000001.000------------------5120
Dick Errickson301300000000001.000------------------190
Marv Felderman2602000000000--1.000----------------820
Bill Fleming28330000000000.935------------------5242
Jesse Flores2740000000000.667------------------021
Jimmie Foxx34015200000000--1.000.983--------------491249
Charlie Gilbert22000000000470------------------.9819962
Paul Gillespie2104000000000--1.000----------------1320
Stan Hack320000139000000--------.965----------15426115
Ed Hanyzewski21600000000001.000------------------150
Chico Hernandez26043000000000--.975----------------140174
Emil Kush25100000000001.000------------------020
Bill Lee32320000000000.970------------------10552
Peanuts Lowrey24000000000190------------------.9784321
Clyde McCullough25097000000000--.980----------------386619
Lennie Merullo250000014300000----------.946--------29943842
Jake Mooty29190000000000.926------------------3222
Bill Nicholson270000000001510------------------.986327185
Lou Novikoff260000000001200------------------.964232119
Vern Olsen243200000000001.000------------------8370
Claude Passeau333500000000001.000------------------12610
Whitey Platt2100000000040------------------1.000710
Tot Pressnell352700000000001.000------------------270
Marv Rickert2100000000060------------------1.0001810
Rip Russell2700352410000030----.974.968.933--------1.0003929014
Bob Scheffing28032000000000--.986----------------122162
Johnny Schmitz21230000000000.977------------------5381
Lou Stringer250001131000000------.955------------26834329
Bobby Sturgeon220003222900000------.9881.000.982--------1131634
Lon Warneke331500000000001.000------------------8200
Hank Wyse24400000000001.000------------------050


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