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1942 CHICAGO CUBS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  68-86   .442
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Jimmie Wilson
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  590,972
Playoffs:  -

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Berry (37)
Youngest Player:  Marv Rickert (21)
Longest Tenure:  Stan Hack (11)
Top Hitter:  Bill Nicholson (2)
Top Pitcher:  Claude Passeau (4)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  77.63%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
St. Louis10648.688--
Brooklyn10450.6752.0
NY Giants8567.55920.0
Cincinnati7676.50029.0
Pittsburgh6681.44936.5
Chi Cubs6886.44238.0
Boston5989.39944.0
Philadelphia42109.27862.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
31Joe BerryPMLB5-10145LeftRight12/16/190437Huntsville,ArkansasUDFA 

17Hi BithornPMLB6-1200RightRight3/18/191626Santurce,Puerto RicoUDFA 
32Cy Block3BMLB6-0180RightRight5/4/191923Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
21Bob BowmanPMLB5-10160RightRight10/3/191031Keystone,West VirginiaUDFA 
44Phil Cavarretta1B-OFMLB5-11175LeftLeft7/19/191625Chicago,Illinois1978UDFA TOR
16Babe Dahlgren1BMLB6-0190RightRight6/15/191230San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
7Dom DallessandroOFMLB5-6168LeftLeft10/3/191328Reading,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
14Vallie EavesPMLB6-2180RightRight9/6/191130Allen,OklahomaUDFA 
32Paul EricksonPMLB6-2200RightRight12/14/191526Zion,IllinoisUDFA 
21Dick ErricksonPMLB6-1175LeftRight3/5/191230Vineland,New JerseyUDFA 
2,43Marv FeldermanCMLB6-1187RightRight12/20/191526Bellevue,IowaUDFA 
30,46Bill FlemingPMLB6-0190RightRight7/31/191328Rowland Heights,CaliforniaUDFA 
30Jesse FloresPMLB5-10175RightRight11/2/191427Guadalajara,MexicoUDFA 
16Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195RightRight10/22/190734Sudlersville,Maryland1945UDFA PHI
4Charlie GilbertOFMLB5-9165LeftLeft7/8/191922New Orleans,LouisianaUDFA 
2Paul GillespieCMLB6-3195LeftRight9/18/192021Sugar Valley,GeorgiaUDFA 
6Stan Hack3BMLB6-0170LeftRight12/6/190932Sacramento,CaliforniaUDFA 
45Ed HanyzewskiPMLB6-1200RightRight9/18/192021Union Mills,IndianaUDFA 
9Chico HernandezCMLB6-0195RightRight1/3/191626Havana,CubaUDFA 
22Emil KushPMLB5-11185RightRight11/4/191625Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
11Bill LeePMLB6-3195RightRight10/21/190932Plaquemine,LouisianaUDFA 
43Peanuts LowreyOFMLB5-8170RightRight8/27/191724Culver City,CaliforniaUDFA 
5Clyde McCulloughCMLB5-11180RightRight3/4/191725Nashville,TennesseeUDFA 
35Lennie MerulloSSMLB5-11168RightRight5/5/191725Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
25Jake MootyPMLB5-10170RightRight4/13/191329Mislap,TexasUDFA 
8Bill NicholsonOFMLB6-0205LeftRight12/11/191427Chestertown,MarylandUDFA 
14,19Lou NovikoffOFMLB5-10185RightRight10/12/191526Glendale,ArizonaUDFA 
23Vern OlsenPMLB6-0175RightLeft3/16/191824Hillsboro,OregonUDFA 
13Claude PasseauPMLB6-3198RightRight4/9/190933Waynesboro,MississippiUDFA 
48Whitey PlattOFMLB6-2195RightRight8/21/192021West Palm Beach,FloridaUDFA 
40Tot PressnellPMLB5-10175RightRight8/8/190635Findlay,OhioUDFA 
46Marv RickertOFMLB6-2195LeftRight1/8/192121Longbranch,WashingtonUDFA 
12Rip Russell1B-3BMLB6-1180RightRight1/26/191527Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
33Bob ScheffingCMLB6-2189RightRight8/11/191328Overland,MissouriUDFA 
31Johnny SchmitzPMLB6-0170RightLeft11/27/192021Wausau,WisconsinUDFA 
15Lou Stringer2BMLB5-11173RightRight5/13/191725Grand Rapids,MichiganUDFA 
28Bobby SturgeonSS-2BMLB6-0175RightRight8/6/191922Clinton,IndianaUDFA 
19Lon WarnekePMLB6-2185RightRight3/28/190933Mount Ida,ArkansasUDFA 
45Hank WysePMLB5-11185RightRight3/1/191824Lunsford,ArkansasUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jack BrickhouseBroadcaster 
Kiki CuylerAssistant Coach 
Pat FlanaganBroadcaster 
Charlie GrimmBroadcaster 
Dick SpaldingPitching Coach 
Hal TottenBroadcaster 
Jimmie WilsonManager 


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