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1969 Chicago Cubs

1969 > Class Major League > 1969 National League (East)
Overall: 92-70
Scored 720 runs, Allowed 611 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 93-69

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Leo Durocher
Represented: Chicago, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1968 / 1970

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Ted Abernathy 36 56 8 8 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .375 .625 3 0 0 0 0 0
2 Hank Aguirre 38 41 5 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 0 0 0 0
3 Ernie Banks 38 155 629 565 60 143 19 2 23 106 0 0 42 101 .253 .309 .416 .725 235 15 7 8 7 7
4 Glenn Beckert 28 131 582 543 69 158 22 1 1 37 6 0 24 24 .291 .325 .341 .666 185 14 6 4 5 0
5 Rick Bladt 22 10 13 13 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .154 .154 .154 .308 2 0 0 0 0 0
6 Randy Bobb 21 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Jim Colborn 23 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Joe Decker 22 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Oscar Gamble* 19 24 81 71 6 16 1 1 1 5 0 2 10 12 .225 .321 .310 .631 22 1 0 0 0 1
10 John Hairston 24 3 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0
11 Jimmie Hall* 31 11 25 24 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .208 .240 .250 .490 6 0 0 0 0 0
12 Bill Hands 29 41 114 98 5 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 45 .092 .136 .092 .228 9 0 1 11 0 0
13 Bill Heath* 30 27 45 32 1 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 12 4 .156 .378 .219 .597 7 1 0 0 1 2
14 Jim Hickman 32 134 389 338 38 80 11 2 21 54 2 1 47 74 .237 .326 .467 .794 158 8 0 0 4 3
15 Ken Holtzman 23 39 107 100 5 15 1 1 1 7 0 0 2 32 .150 .167 .210 .377 21 1 0 5 0 0
16 Randy Hundley 27 151 595 522 67 133 15 1 18 64 2 3 61 90 .255 .334 .391 .725 204 11 3 6 3 7
17 Fergie Jenkins 26 43 119 108 6 15 2 1 1 9 0 0 6 42 .139 .183 .204 .386 22 3 0 4 1 0
18 Manny Jimenez* 30 6 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 1 0 0 0 0
19 Don Kessinger# 26 158 737 664 109 181 38 6 4 53 11 8 61 70 .273 .332 .366 .698 243 5 1 6 5 4
20 Dave Lemonds* 20 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Don Nottebart 33 16 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Rich Nye* 24 36 16 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .063 .063 .063 .125 1 1 0 0 0 0
23 Gene Oliver 34 23 29 27 0 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .222 .276 .333 .609 9 1 1 0 0 1
24 Nate Oliver 28 44 49 44 15 7 3 0 1 4 0 1 1 10 .159 .196 .295 .491 13 1 1 3 0 0
25 Jim Qualls# 22 43 124 120 12 30 5 3 0 9 2 1 2 14 .250 .266 .342 .608 41 0 1 0 1 0
26 Phil Regan 32 71 18 15 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .067 .222 .133 .356 2 0 1 0 0 0
27 Archie Reynolds 23 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .667 .000 .667 0 0 0 0 0 0
28 Ken Rudolph 22 27 40 34 7 7 1 0 1 6 0 0 6 11 .206 .325 .324 .649 11 1 0 0 0 0
29 Ron Santo 29 160 687 575 97 166 18 4 29 123 1 3 96 97 .289 .384 .485 .869 279 21 2 0 14 7
30 Charley Smith 31 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 Willie Smith* 30 103 223 195 21 48 9 1 9 25 1 0 25 49 .246 .330 .441 .771 86 3 0 2 1 3
32 Al Spangler* 35 82 238 213 23 45 8 1 4 23 0 2 21 16 .211 .284 .315 .598 67 1 1 2 1 0
33 Billy Williams* 31 163 708 642 103 188 33 10 21 95 3 2 59 70 .293 .355 .474 .828 304 15 4 0 3 15
34 Don Young 23 101 323 272 36 65 12 3 6 27 1 5 38 74 .239 .343 .371 .714 101 4 5 8 0 5
34 Players 29.3 163 6243 5530 720 1400 215 40 142 671 30 32 559 928 .253 .323 .384 .707 2121 111 36 72 46 58
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Ted Abernathy 36 4 3 .571 3.16 56 0 20 0 0 3 85.1 75 38 30 8 42 11 55 1 1 5 374 1.371 7.9 0.8 4.4 5.8 1.31
2 Hank Aguirre* 38 1 0 1.000 2.60 41 0 9 0 0 1 45.0 45 13 13 2 12 1 19 2 0 1 186 1.267 9.0 0.4 2.4 3.8 1.58
3 Jim Colborn 23 1 0 1.000 3.07 6 2 1 0 0 0 14.2 15 6 5 2 9 1 4 1 1 0 65 1.636 9.2 1.2 5.5 2.5 0.44
4 Joe Decker 22 1 0 1.000 2.92 4 1 1 0 0 0 12.1 10 4 4 0 6 0 13 0 0 1 51 1.297 7.3 0.0 4.4 9.5 2.17
5 Alec Distaso 20 0 0 3.86 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.2 6 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 21 1.500 11.6 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.00
6 Bill Hands 29 20 14 .588 2.49 41 41 0 18 3 0 300.0 268 102 83 21 73 8 181 6 0 5 1220 1.137 8.0 0.6 2.2 5.4 2.48
7 Ken Holtzman* 23 17 13 .567 3.58 39 39 0 12 6 0 261.1 248 117 104 18 93 8 176 5 0 5 1112 1.305 8.5 0.6 3.2 6.1 1.89
8 Fergie Jenkins 26 21 15 .583 3.21 43 42 1 23 7 1 311.1 284 122 111 27 71 15 273 8 1 7 1275 1.140 8.2 0.8 2.1 7.9 3.85
9 Dave Lemonds* 20 0 1 .000 3.86 2 1 0 0 0 0 4.2 5 2 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 21 2.143 9.6 0.0 9.6 0.0 0.00
10 Don Nottebart 33 1 1 .500 7.00 16 0 6 0 0 0 18.0 28 14 14 2 7 0 8 0 0 1 89 1.944 14.0 1.0 3.5 4.0 1.14
11 Rich Nye* 24 3 5 .375 5.11 34 5 9 1 0 3 68.2 72 43 39 13 21 4 39 1 0 1 294 1.354 9.4 1.7 2.8 5.1 1.86
12 Phil Regan 32 12 6 .667 3.70 71 0 49 0 0 17 112.0 120 49 46 6 35 13 56 2 0 3 476 1.384 9.6 0.5 2.8 4.5 1.60
13 Archie Reynolds 23 0 1 .000 2.45 2 2 0 0 0 0 7.1 11 5 2 1 7 1 4 0 0 0 38 2.455 13.5 1.2 8.6 4.9 0.57
13 Players 29.1 92 70 .568 3.34 163 163 105 58 22 27 1454.1 1366 611 540 118 475 72 1017 29 4 39 6103 1.266 8.5 0.7 2.9 6.3 2.14
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Randy Hundley 151 978 79 8 17 .992 7.00 9 52 51 50%
Ken Rudolph 11 39 3 1 0 .977 3.82 0 3 0 0%
Bill Heath 9 44 3 1 1 .979 5.22 1 3 3 50%
Gene Oliver 6 28 2 0 1 1.000 5.00 0 1 0 0%
Randy Bobb 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 1 0 0%
John Hairston 1 3 1 0 0 1.000 4.00 1 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ernie Banks 153 1419 87 4 116 .997 9.84
Willie Smith 24 159 9 1 14 .994 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn Beckert 129 262 401 24 71 .965 5.14
Nate Oliver 13 22 31 0 9 1.000 4.08
Jim Qualls 4 7 4 0 2 1.000 2.75

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Santo 160 144 334 27 23 .947 2.99

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Kessinger 157 266 542 20 101 .976 5.15

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Williams 153 0.00
Willie Smith 32 0.00
Jim Hickman 5 0.00
Ken Rudolph 3 0.00
Don Young 3 0.00
Rick Bladt 2 0.00
Oscar Gamble 1 0.00
John Hairston 1 0.00
Jimmie Hall 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Young 94 0.00
Jim Qualls 35 0.00
Oscar Gamble 23 0.00
Jim Hickman 9 0.00
Rick Bladt 5 0.00
Jimmie Hall 4 0.00
Al Spangler 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Hickman 116 0.00
Al Spangler 57 0.00
Billy Williams 28 0.00
Don Young 8 0.00
Rick Bladt 1 0.00
Willie Smith 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Williams 159 250 15 12 2 .957 1.67
Jim Hickman 125 153 6 3 0 .981 1.27
Don Young 100 191 4 5 0 .975 1.95
Al Spangler 58 75 1 4 0 .950 1.31
Jim Qualls 35 55 1 0 0 1.000 1.60
Willie Smith 33 26 0 2 0 .929 0.79
Oscar Gamble 24 41 1 4 0 .913 1.75
Rick Bladt 7 12 1 0 0 1.000 1.86
Jimmie Hall 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ken Rudolph 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
John Hairston 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Regan 71 8 20 0 1 1.000 0.39
Ted Abernathy 56 9 23 2 0 .941 0.57
Fergie Jenkins 43 14 47 4 3 .938 1.42
Hank Aguirre 41 1 13 0 0 1.000 0.34
Bill Hands 41 16 56 3 2 .960 1.76
Ken Holtzman 39 6 40 3 2 .939 1.18
Rich Nye 34 1 10 0 0 1.000 0.32
Don Nottebart 16 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.25
Jim Colborn 6 1 4 0 1 1.000 0.83
Joe Decker 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25
Alec Distaso 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Dave Lemonds 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Archie Reynolds 2 1 1 0 1 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ted Abernathy 36 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Mar 6, 1933 Stanley, NC, US 1969-04-11 1969-10-01
Hank Aguirre 38 R L 6' 4.0" 205 Jan 31, 1931 Azusa, CA, US 1969-04-12 1969-10-01
Ernie Banks 38 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 31, 1931 Dallas, TX, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Glenn Beckert 28 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 12, 1940 Pittsburgh, PA, US 1969-04-08 1969-09-27
Rick Bladt 22 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Dec 9, 1946 Santa Cruz, CA, US 1969-06-15 1969-06-26
Randy Bobb 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 1, 1948 Los Angeles, CA, US 1969-09-08 1969-09-19
Jim Colborn 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 22, 1946 Santa Paula, CA, US 1969-07-13 1969-09-23
Joe Decker 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 16, 1947 Storm Lake, IA, US 1969-09-18 1969-10-02
Alec Distaso 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 23, 1948 Los Angeles, CA, US 1969-04-20 1969-04-22
Oscar Gamble 19 L R 5' 11.0" 160 Dec 20, 1949 Ramer, AL, US 1969-06-15 1969-10-02
John Hairston 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 27, 1944 Birmingham, AL, US 1969-09-06 1969-10-02
Jimmie Hall 31 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 7, 1938 Mount Holly, NC, US 1969-09-11 1969-10-02
Bill Hands 29 R R 6' 2.0" 185 May 6, 1940 Hackensack, NJ, US 1969-04-09 1969-10-02
Bill Heath 30 L R 5' 8.0" 175 Mar 10, 1939 Yuba City, CA, US 1969-05-22 1969-08-19
Jim Hickman 32 R R 6' 3.0" 192 May 10, 1937 Henning, TN, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Ken Holtzman 23 R L 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 3, 1945 St. Louis, MO, US 1969-04-10 1969-10-01
Randy Hundley 27 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 1, 1942 Martinsville, VA, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Fergie Jenkins 26 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Dec 13, 1942 Chatham, ON, CA 1969-04-08 1969-09-26
Manny Jimenez 30 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 19, 1938 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO 1969-04-27 1969-05-27
Ken Johnson 36 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 16, 1933 West Palm Beach, FL, US 1969-06-15 1969-09-17
Don Kessinger 26 S R 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 17, 1942 Forrest City, AR, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Dave Lemonds 20 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 5, 1948 Charlotte, NC, US 1969-06-30 1969-07-05
Joe Niekro 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 7, 1944 Martins Ferry, OH, US 1969-04-11 1969-04-22
Don Nottebart 33 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 23, 1936 West Newton, MA, US 1969-05-09 1969-09-06
Rich Nye 24 L L 6' 4.0" 185 Aug 4, 1944 Oakland, CA, US 1969-04-12 1969-09-19
Gene Oliver 34 R R 6' 2.0" 225 Mar 22, 1935 Moline, IL, US 1969-04-13 1969-08-24
Nate Oliver 28 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 13, 1940 St. Petersburg, FL, US 1969-04-22 1969-09-27
Adolfo Phillips 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Dec 16, 1941 Bethania, PA 1969-04-13 1969-06-10
Paul Popovich 28 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 18, 1940 Flemington, WV, US 1969-06-12 1969-10-02
Jim Qualls 22 S R 5' 10.0" 158 Oct 9, 1946 Exeter, CA, US 1969-04-10 1969-08-22
Phil Regan 32 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 6, 1937 Otsego, MI, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-01
Archie Reynolds 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jan 3, 1946 Glendale, CA, US 1969-06-15 1969-06-22
Gary Ross 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 16, 1947 McKeesport, PA, US 1969-04-12 1969-04-22
Ken Rudolph 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 29, 1946 Rockford, IL, US 1969-04-20 1969-09-27
Ron Santo 29 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 25, 1940 Seattle, WA, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Dick Selma 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Nov 4, 1943 Santa Ana, CA, US 1969-04-27 1969-10-01
Charley Smith 31 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 15, 1937 Charleston, SC, US 1969-04-19 1969-04-22
Willie Smith 30 L L 6' 0.0" 182 Feb 11, 1939 Anniston, AL, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Al Spangler 35 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 8, 1933 Philadelphia, PA, US 1969-04-09 1969-09-27
Billy Williams 31 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 15, 1938 Whistler, AL, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
Don Young 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 18, 1945 Houston, TX, US 1969-04-08 1969-10-01

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