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1997 Chicago Cubs

1997 > Class Major League > 1997 National League (Central)
Overall: 68-94
Scored 687 runs, Allowed 759 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-88

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jim Riggleman
Represented: Chicago, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998

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 Terry Adams 24 74 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Miguel Batista 26 11 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Kent Bottenfield 28 64 8 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 4 0 0
4 Brant Brown* 26 46 148 137 15 32 7 1 5 15 2 1 7 28 .234 .286 .409 .694 56 2 3 1 0 0
5 Miguel Cairo 23 16 32 29 7 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .241 .313 .276 .588 8 0 1 0 0 0
6 Larry Casian 31 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Dave Clark* 34 102 166 143 19 43 8 0 5 32 1 0 19 34 .301 .386 .462 .847 66 2 2 0 2 3
8 Kevin Foster 28 30 59 47 3 6 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 20 .128 .146 .149 .295 7 0 0 11 0 0
9 Doug Glanville 26 146 510 474 79 142 22 5 4 35 19 11 24 46 .300 .333 .392 .726 186 9 1 9 2 0
10 Geremi Gonzalez 22 23 51 40 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 12 .100 .163 .100 .263 4 1 0 8 0 0
11 Mark Grace* 33 151 654 555 87 177 32 5 13 78 2 4 88 45 .319 .409 .465 .874 258 18 2 1 8 3
12 Dave Hansen* 28 90 186 151 19 47 8 2 3 21 1 2 31 32 .311 .429 .450 .880 68 0 1 2 1 1
13 Jose Hernandez 27 121 199 183 33 50 8 5 7 26 2 5 14 42 .273 .323 .486 .810 89 5 0 1 1 2
14 Tyler Houston* 26 72 207 196 15 51 10 0 2 28 1 0 9 35 .260 .290 .342 .632 67 4 0 0 2 1
15 Mike Hubbard 26 29 66 64 4 13 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 21 .203 .227 .250 .477 16 1 0 0 0 1
16 Robin Jennings* 25 9 19 18 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .167 .158 .222 .380 4 0 0 0 1 0
17 Brooks Kieschnick* 25 39 102 90 9 18 2 0 4 12 1 0 12 21 .200 .294 .356 .650 32 2 0 0 0 0
18 Terrell Lowery 26 9 17 14 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 3 .286 .412 .286 .697 4 0 0 0 0 0
19 Kevin Orie 24 114 415 364 40 100 23 5 8 44 2 2 39 57 .275 .350 .431 .781 157 13 5 3 4 3
20 Bob Patterson 38 76 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Marc Pisciotta 26 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Rey Sanchez 29 97 220 205 14 51 9 0 1 12 4 2 11 26 .249 .287 .307 .594 63 7 0 4 0 2
23 Ryne Sandberg 37 135 480 447 54 118 26 0 12 64 7 4 28 94 .264 .308 .403 .711 180 5 2 0 3 3
24 Scott Servais 30 122 425 385 36 100 21 0 6 45 0 1 24 56 .260 .311 .361 .672 139 7 6 7 3 7
25 Sammy Sosa 28 162 694 642 90 161 31 4 36 119 22 12 45 174 .251 .300 .480 .779 308 16 2 0 5 9
26 Dave Stevens 27 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 Dave Swartzbaugh 29 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
28 Kevin Tapani 33 13 28 22 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 12 .136 .208 .136 .345 3 1 0 4 0 0
29 Ramon Tatis* 24 56 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Amaury Telemaco 23 10 10 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .222 .300 .222 .522 2 0 0 0 0 0
31 Steve Trachsel 26 34 76 60 5 7 3 0 0 4 0 0 5 19 .117 .185 .167 .351 10 3 0 11 0 0
31 Players 29.0 162 6095 5489 687 1444 269 39 127 642 116 60 451 1003 .263 .321 .396 .717 2172 119 34 83 38 40
* - 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 Terry Adams 24 2 9 .182 4.62 74 0 39 0 0 18 74.0 91 43 38 3 40 6 64 1 0 6 341 1.770 11.1 0.4 4.9 7.8 1.60
2 Miguel Batista 26 0 5 .000 5.70 11 6 2 0 0 0 36.1 36 24 23 4 24 2 27 1 0 2 168 1.651 8.9 1.0 5.9 6.7 1.13
3 Kent Bottenfield 28 2 3 .400 3.86 64 0 20 0 0 2 84.0 82 39 36 13 35 7 74 2 0 2 361 1.393 8.8 1.4 3.8 7.9 2.11
4 Larry Casian* 31 0 1 .000 7.45 12 0 1 0 0 0 9.2 16 9 8 3 2 1 7 1 0 0 49 1.862 14.9 2.8 1.9 6.5 3.50
5 Kevin Foster 28 10 7 .588 4.61 26 25 0 1 0 0 146.1 141 79 75 27 66 4 118 2 0 3 637 1.415 8.7 1.7 4.1 7.3 1.79
6 Geremi Gonzalez 22 11 9 .550 4.25 23 23 0 1 1 0 144.0 126 73 68 16 69 5 93 2 1 1 613 1.354 7.9 1.0 4.3 5.8 1.35
7 Rodney Myers 28 0 0 6.00 5 1 2 0 0 0 9.0 12 6 6 1 7 1 6 1 0 0 44 2.111 12.0 1.0 7.0 6.0 0.86
8 Bob Patterson* 38 1 6 .143 3.34 76 0 12 0 0 0 59.1 47 23 22 9 10 1 58 0 0 1 231 0.961 7.1 1.4 1.5 8.8 5.80
9 Marc Pisciotta 26 3 1 .750 3.18 24 0 7 0 0 0 28.1 20 10 10 1 16 0 21 1 0 2 119 1.271 6.4 0.3 5.1 6.7 1.31
10 Dave Stevens 27 0 2 .000 9.64 10 0 0 0 0 0 9.1 13 11 10 0 9 0 13 1 1 0 50 2.357 12.5 0.0 8.7 12.5 1.44
11 Dave Swartzbaugh 29 0 1 .000 9.00 2 2 0 0 0 0 8.0 12 8 8 1 7 0 4 1 0 0 42 2.375 13.5 1.1 7.9 4.5 0.57
12 Kevin Tapani 33 9 3 .750 3.39 13 13 0 1 1 0 85.0 77 33 32 7 23 2 55 2 2 0 352 1.176 8.2 0.7 2.4 5.8 2.39
13 Ramon Tatis* 24 1 1 .500 5.34 56 0 12 0 0 0 55.2 66 36 33 13 29 6 33 3 2 4 255 1.707 10.7 2.1 4.7 5.3 1.14
14 Amaury Telemaco 23 0 3 .000 6.16 10 5 2 0 0 0 38.0 47 26 26 4 11 0 29 0 0 1 169 1.526 11.1 0.9 2.6 6.9 2.64
15 Steve Trachsel 26 8 12 .400 4.51 34 34 0 0 0 0 201.1 225 110 101 32 69 6 160 5 1 4 878 1.460 10.1 1.4 3.1 7.2 2.32
15 Players 27.6 68 94 .420 4.44 162 162 156 6 4 37 1429.0 1451 759 705 185 590 51 1072 43 8 35 6226 1.428 9.1 1.2 3.7 6.8 1.82
* - 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
Scott Servais 118 735 73 8 9 .990 6.85 8 92 46 33%
Tyler Houston 41 263 16 4 1 .986 6.80 6 40 9 18%
Mike Hubbard 20 120 8 1 0 .992 6.40 2 14 4 22%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Grace 148 1202 120 6 93 .995 8.93
Brant Brown 12 78 4 2 7 .976 6.83
Dave Hansen 4 19 2 1 4 .955 5.25
Tyler Houston 2 8 2 0 1 1.000 5.00
Jose Hernandez 1 6 0 1 0 .857 6.00
Scott Servais 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ryne Sandberg 126 203 297 8 58 .984 3.97
Rey Sanchez 32 51 72 1 16 .992 3.84
Jose Hernandez 20 31 31 2 3 .969 3.10
Miguel Cairo 9 15 15 0 5 1.000 3.33
Dave Hansen 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Tyler Houston 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Orie 112 91 212 9 15 .971 2.71
Dave Hansen 51 26 45 6 5 .922 1.39
Jose Hernandez 47 19 28 4 3 .922 1.00
Tyler Houston 12 8 18 1 2 .963 2.17
Mike Hubbard 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Rey Sanchez 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rey Sanchez 63 49 85 5 12 .964 2.13
Jose Hernandez 21 20 32 1 8 .981 2.48
Kevin Orie 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Miguel Cairo 2 1 3 0 2 1.000 2.00
Tyler Houston 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Glanville 120 0.00
Brant Brown 27 0.00
Brooks Kieschnick 26 0.00
Dave Clark 24 0.00
Jose Hernandez 6 0.00
Terrell Lowery 5 0.00
Robin Jennings 4 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Glanville 30 0.00
Robin Jennings 2 0.00
Terrell Lowery 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sammy Sosa 161 0.00
Dave Clark 1 0.00
Doug Glanville 1 0.00
Brooks Kieschnick 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sammy Sosa 161 325 16 8 1 .977 2.12
Doug Glanville 138 247 12 3 3 .989 1.88
Brant Brown 27 43 3 0 0 1.000 1.70
Brooks Kieschnick 27 39 1 2 0 .952 1.48
Dave Clark 25 39 2 2 0 .953 1.64
Jose Hernandez 6 4 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
Terrell Lowery 6 7 2 0 1 1.000 1.50
Robin Jennings 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Patterson 76 4 8 1 1 .923 0.16
Terry Adams 74 7 8 0 0 1.000 0.20
Kent Bottenfield 64 5 5 0 0 1.000 0.16
Ramon Tatis 56 6 10 1 2 .941 0.29
Steve Trachsel 34 17 26 2 0 .956 1.26
Kevin Foster 26 6 14 0 0 1.000 0.77
Marc Pisciotta 24 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.25
Geremi Gonzalez 23 7 15 2 1 .917 0.96
Kevin Tapani 13 4 10 0 0 1.000 1.08
Larry Casian 12 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.08
Miguel Batista 11 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.73
Dave Stevens 10 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.10
Amaury Telemaco 10 3 5 0 0 1.000 0.80
Rodney Myers 5 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.40
Dave Swartzbaugh 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Terry Adams 24 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 6, 1973 Mobile, AL, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-27
Manny Alexander 26 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Mar 20, 1971 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO 1997-08-17 1997-09-28
Miguel Batista 26 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Feb 19, 1971 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 1997-08-11 1997-09-27
Kent Bottenfield 28 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Nov 14, 1968 Portland, OR, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-23
Brant Brown 26 L L 6' 3.0" 220 Jun 22, 1971 Porterville, CA, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-28
Miguel Cairo 23 R R 6' 1.0" 225 May 4, 1974 Anaco, Anzoategui, VE 1997-06-20 1997-09-28
Larry Casian 31 R L 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 28, 1965 Lynwood, CA, US 1997-04-01 1997-05-25
Frank Castillo 28 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 1, 1969 El Paso, TX, US 1997-04-03 1997-07-14
Dave Clark 34 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 3, 1962 Tupelo, MS, US 1997-04-05 1997-09-27
Mark Clark 29 R R 6' 5.0" 225 May 12, 1968 Bath, IL, US 1997-08-12 1997-09-24
Shawon Dunston 34 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 21, 1963 Brooklyn, NY, US 1997-04-01 1997-08-31
Kevin Foster 28 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Jan 13, 1969 Evanston, IL, US 1997-04-04 1997-09-27
Doug Glanville 26 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Aug 25, 1970 Hackensack, NJ, US 1997-04-02 1997-09-27
Geremi Gonzalez 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 8, 1975 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE 1997-05-27 1997-09-25
Mark Grace 33 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 28, 1964 Winston-Salem, NC, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-28
Dave Hansen 28 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 24, 1968 Long Beach, CA, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-28
Jose Hernandez 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 14, 1969 Rio Piedras, PR 1997-04-03 1997-09-28
Tyler Houston 26 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 17, 1971 Las Vegas, NV, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-28
Mike Hubbard 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 16, 1971 Lynchburg, VA, US 1997-05-07 1997-09-28
Robin Jennings 25 L L 6' 2.0" 205 Apr 11, 1972 Singapore, SG 1997-09-12 1997-09-28
Lance Johnson 33 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 6, 1963 Cincinnati, OH, US 1997-08-09 1997-09-27
Brooks Kieschnick 25 L R 6' 4.0" 225 Jun 6, 1972 Robstown, TX, US 1997-04-12 1997-09-28
Terrell Lowery 26 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Oct 25, 1970 Oakland, CA, US 1997-09-13 1997-09-28
Brian McRae 29 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 27, 1967 Bradenton, FL, US 1997-04-01 1997-08-07
Ramon Morel 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Aug 15, 1974 Villa Gonzalez, Santiago, DO 1997-09-15 1997-09-27
Terry Mulholland 34 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 9, 1963 Uniontown, PA, US 1997-04-01 1997-08-06
Rodney Myers 28 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 26, 1969 Rockford, IL, US 1997-09-12 1997-09-27
Kevin Orie 24 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Sep 1, 1972 West Chester, PA, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-23
Bob Patterson 38 R L 6' 2.0" 185 May 16, 1959 Jacksonville, FL, US 1997-04-02 1997-09-24
Marc Pisciotta 26 R R 6' 5.0" 240 Aug 7, 1970 Edison, NJ, US 1997-06-30 1997-09-28
Mel Rojas 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 10, 1966 Bajos de Haina, San Cristobal, DO 1997-04-03 1997-08-07
Rey Sanchez 29 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 5, 1967 Rio Piedras, PR 1997-04-01 1997-08-14
Ryne Sandberg 37 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 18, 1959 Spokane, WA, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-28
Scott Servais 30 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 4, 1967 La Crosse, WI, US 1997-04-01 1997-09-23
Sammy Sosa 28 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Nov 12, 1968 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO 1997-04-01 1997-09-28
Dave Stevens 27 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Mar 4, 1970 Fullerton, CA, US 1997-08-26 1997-09-27
Dave Swartzbaugh 29 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 11, 1968 Middletown, OH, US 1997-04-05 1997-04-22
Kevin Tapani 33 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 18, 1964 Des Moines, IA, US 1997-07-23 1997-09-26
Ramon Tatis 24 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 5, 1973 Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO 1997-04-05 1997-09-25
Amaury Telemaco 23 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Jan 19, 1974 Higuey, La Altagracia, DO 1997-04-27 1997-08-05
Steve Trachsel 26 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 31, 1970 Oxnard, CA, US 1997-04-02 1997-09-28
Turk Wendell 30 S R 6' 2.0" 185 May 19, 1967 Pittsfield, MA, US 1997-04-02 1997-08-05

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