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1947 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 69-85 .448
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 567-722 -155
Roster Continuity 83.61% 1/16
Manager(s): Charlie Grimm
General Manager:
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,364,039 7/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Billy Jurges
Assistant Coach: Milt Stock
Bullpen Coach: Red Smith
Pitching Coach: Roy Johnson
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9460.610--
8965.5785.0
8668.5588.0
8173.52613.0
7381.47421.0
6985.44825.0
6292.40332.0
6292.40332.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
36Eddie Waitkus1B27   1305146015028623533217268.292.336.381717.089.158.2990.53257.0196554
48Andy PafkoOF26   129513681552571366431393319.302.346.454800.152.220.3081.2639.5233550
43Bill NicholsonOF32   14848769119281267518783514.244.364.466830.222.402.2460.9518.7227580
44Phil CavarrettaOF30   1274595614422526325835054.314.391.397788.083.214.3360.60229.5182522
47Peanuts Lowrey3B29   1154485612617553723826167.281.339.375714.094.183.2900.6889.6168493
20Don Johnson2B35   1204023310417232622445175.259.302.333635.075.139.2851.88134.0134434
21Lennie MerulloSS30   1083732490161029415262311.241.274.290564.048.099.2591.73--108393
10Bob ScheffingC33   1103633396115550225250412.264.312.364676.099.174.2731.0072.6132392
6Stan Hack3B37   76240286511201204119024.271.377.333710.063.233.2940.46--80283
8Clyde McCulloughC30   86234255912433012020127.252.314.376690.124.214.2651.0078.088257
7Bobby SturgeonSS-2B27   8723216591050210712049.254.276.341617.086.116.2681.71--79243
11Cliff AbersonOF25   4714024396342002032005.279.369.450819.171.314.3371.6035.063160
35Marv RickertOF26   711377200021501517025.146.230.190420.044.153.1531.1368.526154
46Dom DallessandroOF33   6611518337111402111005.287.397.391788.104.287.3110.52115.045136
49Ray Mack2B30   2178917602120515103.218.274.372646.154.218.2463.0039.02984
53Johnny SchmitzP26   38683900030430060.132.181.132313.000.059.2377.50--978
37Paul EricksonP31   406021520130019000.250.250.333583.083.083.350--60.02060
22,23Doyle LadeP26   356031320041518030.217.277.250527.033.133.3103.60--1568
26Hank BorowyP31   41565730060214101.125.169.179348.054.089.1677.00--1059
33Hank WyseP29   37453501040110140.111.149.156305.044.067.14310.00--751
31Bob ChipmanP28   33444400000116031.091.111.091202.000.023.14316.00--448
22Lonny Frey2B36   2443490003046000.209.277.209486.000.093.2431.50--947
45Billy JurgesSS39   1440582012099000.200.347.325672.125.350.2331.0040.01349
11Mickey LivingstonC32   1933272003015010.212.235.273508.061.091.2505.00--935
21Sal MadridSS27   824031001016000.125.160.167327.042.083.1676.00--425
29Emil KushP30   4720252001001000.250.250.350600.100.100.263----720
17Russ MeersP28   3514120000006001.143.143.143286.000.000.250----214
13Claude PasseauP38   1914000000007011.000.000.0000.000.000.000----015
5Hank Schenz3B28   714210000021110.071.235.071306.000.143.0770.50--118
28Russ MeyerP23   2312230001001000.250.250.250500.000.000.273----312
35Ralph HamnerP30   38010000003000.125.125.125250.000.000.200----18
24Ox MillerP32   47331014002000.429.4291.0001429.571.571.500--7.077
23Bill LeeP37   143010000000000.333.333.333666.000.000.333----13
34Freddy SchmidtP31   12000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
12Dewey WilliamsC31   32000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
32Bob CarpenterP29   410100000000001.0001.0001.0002000.000.0001.000----11
Batting Totals18905305567137323148715402246957819064112.259.319.361680.102.194.2801.2374.719135838
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
53Johnny Schmitz26   13183.22382810394207.02099174880976001.409.090.353.484.221.21
22,23Doyle Lade26   11103.9534257150187.1202105821579625101.509.720.723.802.980.78
26Hank Borowy31   8124.38402571112183.019099891963751101.389.340.933.103.691.19
37Paul Erickson31   7124.34402060111174.017990841793823001.569.260.884.814.240.88
33Hank Wyse29   694.3137195161142.015884681264531001.5610.010.764.063.360.83
31Bob Chipman28   763.6732175140134.21355855666511001.499.000.404.403.400.77
29Emil Kush30   833.364711023591.0803834853442101.467.910.795.244.350.83
17Russ Meers28   204.503510016064.1613432538284001.558.580.705.343.940.74
13Claude Passeau38   266.29196119263.1975444724263001.9213.861.003.433.711.08
28Russ Meyer23   323.40232109045.0431717414222001.278.600.802.804.401.57
35Ralph Hamner30   122.5233200025.024107016141001.608.640.005.765.040.88
23Bill Lee37   024.50142004024.026161221490001.679.750.755.253.380.64
24Ox Miller32   1210.1344100016.03118182570002.2517.441.132.813.941.40
32Bob Carpenter29   015.144100207.110541411002.0012.861.295.141.290.25
34Freddy Schmidt31   009.001100003.04330500003.0012.000.0015.000.000.00
Batting Totals69854.10371155468109151367144972262310661857130301.519.540.704.073.760.92
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bob ScheffingC973795274.9840.00
Clyde McCulloughC642803553.9840.00
Mickey LivingstonC7271001.0000.00
Dewey WilliamsC10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Eddie Waitkus1B12611611018109.9940.00
Phil Cavarretta1B2421713323.9870.00
Marv Rickert1B7716081.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Don Johnson2B1082552911765.9700.00
Bobby Sturgeon2B306072118.9920.00
Ray Mack2B215878515.9650.00
Lonny Frey2B91720041.0000.00
Peanuts Lowrey2B654001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Peanuts Lowrey3B91831941621.9450.00
Stan Hack3B6664136811.9620.00
Don Johnson3B6511041.0000.00
Hank Schenz3B52910.9170.00
Bobby Sturgeon3B5210011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Lennie MerulloSS1082193222977.9490.00
Bobby SturgeonSS4575120524.9750.00
Billy JurgesSS141336410.9250.00
Sal MadridSS8162726.9560.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bill NicholsonOF140281731.9900.00
Andy PafkoOF127327953.9850.00
Phil CavarrettaOF1002031153.9770.00
Cliff AbersonOF4062761.9200.00
Marv RickertOF3052210.9820.00
Dom DallessandroOF28501011.0000.00
Peanuts LowreyOF2550210.9810.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Emil KushP479152111.9632.57
Hank BorowyP4018373622.9562.11
Paul EricksonP4017483313.9762.12
Johnny SchmitzP38207124522.9662.48
Hank WyseP3714273355.8892.54
Russ MeersP356431220.8822.11
Doyle LadeP34187104612.9822.69
Bob ChipmanP32134532021.0002.48
Russ MeyerP234516011.0001.40
Claude PasseauP19631711.8891.14
Bill LeeP14244520.8183.38
Bob CarpenterP4702001.0002.54
Ox MillerP41611001.0001.13
Ralph HamnerP3252210.8001.44
Freddy SchmidtP1301001.0003.00


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