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1949 CHICAGO CUBS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  61-93   .396
Result:   8th in National League
Manager(s):  Frankie Frisch, Charlie Grimm
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  1,143,139
Playoffs:  -

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dutch Leonard (40)
Youngest Player:  Smoky Burgess (22)
Longest Tenure:  Phil Cavarretta (16)
Top Hitter:  Hank Sauer (22)
Top Pitcher:  Dutch Leonard (17)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  67.12%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9757.630--
St. Louis9658.6231.0
Philadelphia8173.52616.0
Boston7579.48722.0
NY Giants7381.47424.0
Pittsburgh7183.46126.0
Cincinnati6292.40335.0
Chi Cubs6193.39636.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
11Cliff AbersonOFMLB6-0200RightRight8/28/192127Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 

37Dewey AdkinsPMLB6-2195RightRight5/11/191831Norcatur,KansasUDFA 
47Frank BaumholtzOFMLB5-10175LeftLeft10/7/191830Midvale,OhioUDFA 
4,8Smoky BurgessCMLB5-8187LeftRight2/26/192722Caroleen,North CarolinaUDFA 
44Phil Cavarretta1B-OFMLB5-11175LeftLeft7/19/191632Chicago,Illinois1978UDFA TOR
31Bob ChipmanPMLB6-2190LeftLeft10/11/191830Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
34Mort CooperPMLB6-2210RightRight3/2/191336Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
17Jess DobernicPMLB5-10170RightRight11/20/191731Mount Olive,IllinoisUDFA 
26Monk DubielPMLB6-0190RightRight2/12/191831Hartford,ConnecticutUDFA 
16Hank EdwardsOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft1/29/191930Elmwood Place,OhioUDFA 
6Frankie Gustine2B-3BMLB6-0180RightRight2/20/192029Hoopeston,IllinoisUDFA 
17,18Warren HackerPMLB6-1185RightRight11/21/192424Marissa,IllinoisUDFA 
35Ralph HamnerPMLB6-3165RightRight9/12/191632Gibsland,LouisianaUDFA 
4,19Hal JeffcoatOF-PMLB5-10185RightRight9/6/192424West Columbia,South CarolinaUDFA 
36Jim KirbyHMLB5-11175RightRight5/5/192326Nashville,TennesseeUDFA 
29Emil KushPMLB5-11185RightRight11/4/191632Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
23Doyle LadePMLB5-10183RightRight2/17/192128Fairbury,NebraskaUDFA 
20Dutch LeonardPMLB6-0175RightRight3/25/190940Auburn,IllinoisUDFA 
47Peanuts LowreyOFMLB5-8170RightRight8/27/191731Culver City,CaliforniaUDFA 
22Clarence MaddernOFMLB6-1185RightRight9/26/192127Bisbee,ArizonaUDFA 
33Gene Mauch2B-SSMLB5-10165RightRight11/18/192523Salina,KansasUDFA 
12Cal McLishPMLB6-1200BothRight12/1/192523Anadarko,OklahomaUDFA 
11Bob MuncriefPMLB6-2190RightRight1/28/191633Madill,OklahomaUDFA 
9Rube NovotneyCMLB6-0187RightRight8/5/192424Redondo Beach,CaliforniaUDFA 
9,10Mickey OwenCMLB5-10190RightRight4/4/191633Nixa,MissouriUDFA 
48Andy PafkoOFMLB6-0190RightRight2/25/192128Boyceville,WisconsinUDFA 
5Bob Ramazzotti2B-3BMLB5-8175RightRight1/16/191732Elanora Heights,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
22Herman Reich1BMLB6-2200RightLeft11/23/191731Bell,CaliforniaUDFA 
17,30Bob RushPMLB6-4205RightRight12/21/192523Battle Creek,MichiganUDFA 
43Hank SauerOFMLB6-4199RightRight3/17/191732Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
10Bob ScheffingCMLB6-2189RightRight8/11/191335Overland,MissouriUDFA 
5Hank Schenz2B-3BMLB175RightRight4/11/191930New Richmond,OhioUDFA 
53Johnny SchmitzPMLB6-0170RightLeft11/27/192028Wausau,WisconsinUDFA 
6Bill Serena3B-2BMLB5-9175RightRight10/2/192424Alameda,CaliforniaUDFA 
20Lefty SloatPMLB6-0168RightLeft12/1/191830Nokomis,IllinoisUDFA 
39Roy SmalleySSMLB6-3190RightRight6/9/192623Springfield,MissouriUDFA 
6Wayne Terwilliger2BMLB5-11170RightRight6/27/192524Clare,MichiganUDFA 
7Emil Verban2BMLB5-11165RightRight8/27/191533Lincoln,IllinoisUDFA 
43Harry WalkerOFMLB6-2190LeftRight10/22/191632Pascagoula,MississippiUDFA 
8Rube WalkerCMLB6-1185LeftRight5/16/192623Lenoir,North CarolinaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jack BrickhouseBroadcaster 
Frankie FrischManager 
Charlie GrimmManager 
Roy JohnsonPitching Coach 
Merv SheaAssistant Coach 


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