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1944 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 75-79 .487
Rank: 4th in National League
Run Differential: 701-669 + 32
Roster Continuity 66.24% 9/15
Manager(s): Charlie Grimm, Jimmie Wilson, Roy Johnson
General Manager:
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 640,110 4/17
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jimmie Foxx
Assistant Coach: Milt Stock
Pitching Coach: Roy Johnson
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1944 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    47Dale AldersonP5-10190R-R261943Not draftedMLB--
    26Charlie BrewsterSS5-8175R-R271943Not draftedMLB--
    36John BurrowsP5-10200R-L301943Not draftedMLB--
    44Phil Cavarretta1B-OF5-11175L-L271934Not draftedMLB--
    31Bob ChipmanP6-2190L-L251941Not draftedMLB--
    46Dom DallessandroOF5-6168L-L301937Not draftedMLB--
    30Paul DerringerP6-3205R-R371931Not draftedMLB--
    12Roy EasterwoodC6-0196R-R291944Not draftedMLB--
    52Pete Elko3B5-11185R-R261943Not draftedMLB--
    37Paul EricksonP6-2200R-R281941Not draftedMLB--
    32Bill FlemingP6-0190R-R301940Not draftedMLB--
    26Jimmie Foxx1B6-0195R-R361925Not draftedMLB--
    -Charlie GassawayP6-2210L-L251944Not draftedMLB--
    24Paul GillespieC6-3195L-R231942Not draftedMLB--
    51Ival GoodmanOF5-11170L-R351935Not draftedMLB--
    25Stan Hack3B6-0170L-R341932Not draftedMLB--
    34Ed HanyzewskiP6-1200R-R231942Not draftedMLB--
    10Billy HolmC5-10168R-R311943Not draftedMLB--
    23Roy Hughes2B-3B5-10167R-R331935Not draftedMLB--
    20Don Johnson2B6-0170R-R321943Not draftedMLB--
    11Mickey KreitnerC6-3190R-R211943Not draftedMLB--
    39Red LynnP6-0162R-R301939Not draftedMLB--
    38,45Garth MannH6-0155R-R281944Not draftedMLB--
    21Lennie MerulloSS5-11168R-R271941Not draftedMLB--
    39Hank MiklosP5-11175L-L331944Not draftedMLB--
    43Bill NicholsonOF6-0205L-R291936Not draftedMLB--
    45Lou NovikoffOF5-10185R-R281941Not draftedMLB--
    50Johnny OstrowskiOF-3B5-10170R-R261943Not draftedMLB--
    48Andy PafkoOF6-0190R-R231943Not draftedMLB--
    13Claude PasseauP6-3198R-R351935Not draftedMLB--
    49Ed SauerOF6-1188R-R251943Not draftedMLB--
    22Bill SchusterSS5-9164R-R311937Not draftedMLB--
    49Frank SecoryOF6-1200R-R311940Not draftedMLB--
    25Eddie Stanky2B5-8170R-R271943Not draftedMLB--
    50Joe StephensonC6-2185R-R231943Not draftedMLB--
    38Mack StewartP6-0167R-R291944Not draftedMLB--
    35Hy VandenbergP6-4220R-R381935Not draftedMLB--
    12Dewey WilliamsC6-0160R-R281944Not draftedMLB--
    33Hank WyseP5-11185R-R261942Not draftedMLB--
    24Tony YorkSS-3B5-10165R-R311944Not draftedMLB--

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