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1909 Chicago Cubs

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1908 / 1910

104-49, Finished 2nd in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Frank Chance (104-49)
Scored 635 runs, Allowed 390 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 109-44

Ballparks: West Side Grounds · Attendance: 633,480 (2nd of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 98 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 95


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1908 / 1910 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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Team Batting

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Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Jimmy Archer 26 80 286 261 31 60 9 2 1 30 5 12 31 .230 .266 .291 .558 71 76 1 12
2 1B Frank Chance 32 93 370 324 53 88 16 4 0 46 29 30 32 .272 .341 .346 .686 111 112 4 12
3 2B Johnny Evers* 27 127 552 463 88 122 19 6 1 24 28 73 18 .263 .369 .337 .705 117 156 4 12
4 SS Joe Tinker 28 143 555 516 56 132 26 11 4 57 23 17 45 .256 .280 .372 .652 100 192 0 22
5 3B Harry Steinfeldt 31 151 621 528 73 133 27 6 2 59 22 57 37 .252 .331 .337 .668 105 178 5 31
6 OF Jimmy Sheckard* 30 148 644 525 81 134 29 5 1 43 15 72 71 .255 .346 .335 .681 110 176 1 46
7 OF Solly Hofman 26 153 613 527 60 150 21 4 2 58 20 53 49 .285 .351 .351 .702 116 185 1 32
8 OF Frank Schulte* 26 140 591 538 57 142 16 11 4 60 23 24 57 .264 .298 .357 .655 101 192 2 27
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 C Pat Moran 33 77 269 246 18 54 11 1 1 23 2 16 22 .220 .278 .285 .563 73 70 4 3
10 1B Del Howard* 31 69 241 203 25 40 4 2 1 24 6 18 17 .197 .282 .251 .533 64 51 6 14
11 2B Heinie Zimmerman 22 65 190 183 23 50 9 2 0 21 7 3 14 .273 .285 .344 .629 93 63 0 4
12 OF Joe Stanley# 28 22 60 52 4 7 1 0 0 2 0 6 9 .135 .224 .154 .378 16 8 0 2
13 UT John Kane 26 20 53 45 6 4 1 0 0 5 1 2 4 .089 .146 .111 .257 -21 5 1 5
14 OF George Browne* 33 12 45 39 7 8 0 1 0 1 3 5 4 .205 .295 .256 .552 70 10 0 1
15 1B Fred Luderus* 23 11 43 37 8 11 1 1 1 9 0 3 8 .297 .366 .459 .825 154 17 1 2
16 C Tom Needham 30 13 28 28 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 -12 4 0 0
17 OF Bill Davidson 22 2 8 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .143 .250 .143 .393 21 1 0 0
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
18 P Mordecai Brown# 32 50 135 125 13 22 3 1 0 9 0 5 18 .176 .208 .216 .424 30 27 0 5
19 P Orval Overall# 28 38 107 96 7 22 6 1 2 11 0 7 20 .229 .282 .375 .657 102 36 0 4
20 P Ed Reulbach 26 35 98 86 3 12 2 1 0 7 0 5 32 .140 .187 .186 .373 15 16 0 7
21 P Jack Pfiester 31 29 73 65 5 11 1 0 0 4 1 5 26 .169 .229 .185 .413 27 12 0 3
22 P Rube Kroh* 22 17 45 40 4 6 0 0 0 0 1 4 12 .150 .227 .150 .377 16 6 0 1
23 P Irv Higginbotham 27 19 28 26 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .231 .259 .231 .490 51 6 1 1
24 P Rip Hagerman 23 13 24 23 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 12 .130 .167 .174 .341 5 4 0 0
25 P Rudy Schwenck* 25 3 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .400 .250 .650 100 1 0 0
26 P King Cole 23 1 4 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 1.250 2.000 514 5 0 0
27 P Ray Brown 20 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
28 P Pat Ragan 23 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
29 P Carl Lundgren 29 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 207 1 0 0
30 P Chick Fraser 35 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
31 P Andy Coakley* 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 28.4 155 5696 4999 632 1227 203 60 20 496 187 420 553 .245 .308 .322 .630 94 1610 31 246
Rank in 8 NL teams 8 2 6 2 4 4 3 5 5 4 5 4 4 4 6
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.4 155 5169 4522 595 1140 190 56 18 462 185 392 423 .252 .316 .331 .647 99 1496 30 225
Pitcher Totals 28.2 155 527 477 37 87 13 4 2 34 2 28 130 .182 .229 .239 .468 44 114 1 21
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Mordecai Brown 32 27 9 .750 1.31 50 34 15 32 8 7 342.2 246 78 50 1 53 172 7 0 9 1280 193 1.78 0.873 6.5 0.0 1.4 4.5 3.25
2 SP Orval Overall 28 20 11 .645 1.42 38 32 6 23 9 3 285.0 204 66 45 1 80 205 8 0 11 1116 179 1.75 0.996 6.4 0.0 2.5 6.5 2.56
3 SP Ed Reulbach 26 19 10 .655 1.78 35 32 3 23 6 0 262.2 194 69 52 1 82 105 11 0 4 1008 143 2.53 1.051 6.6 0.0 2.8 3.6 1.28
4 SP Jack Pfiester* 31 17 6 .739 2.43 29 25 4 13 5 0 196.2 179 67 53 1 49 73 5 1 3 800 105 2.36 1.159 8.2 0.0 2.2 3.3 1.49
5 SP Rube Kroh* 22 9 4 .692 1.65 17 13 4 10 2 0 120.1 97 26 22 2 30 51 1 1 0 464 155 2.36 1.055 7.3 0.1 2.2 3.8 1.70
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
6 RP Rip Hagerman 23 4 4 .500 1.82 13 7 3 4 1 0 79.0 64 29 16 0 28 32 2 0 2 315 140 2.55 1.165 7.3 0.0 3.2 3.6 1.14
7 RP Irv Higginbotham 27 5 2 .714 2.19 19 6 7 4 0 1 78.0 64 32 19 0 20 32 3 0 0 324 117 2.28 1.077 7.4 0.0 2.3 3.7 1.60
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
8 Rudy Schwenck* 25 1 1 .500 3.86 3 2 1 0 0 0 14.0 16 7 6 0 3 3 1 0 0 56 69 2.65 1.357 10.3 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.00
9 King Cole 23 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 1 1 0 9.0 6 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 34 2.99 1.000 6.0 0.0 3.0 1.0 0.33
10 Ray Brown 20 1 0 1.000 2.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 5 3 2 0 4 2 0 0 1 33 135 3.11 1.000 5.0 0.0 4.0 2.0 0.50
11 Carl Lundgren 29 0 1 .000 4.15 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.1 6 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 21 70 4.99 2.308 12.5 0.0 8.3 0.0 0.00
12 Pat Ragan 23 0 0 2.45 2 0 1 0 0 0 3.2 4 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 15 120 1.94 1.364 9.8 0.0 2.5 4.9 2.00
13 Chick Fraser 35 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.0 2 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 13 5.55 2.000 6.0 0.0 12.0 3.0 0.25
14 Andy Coakley 26 0 1 .000 18.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 7 7 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 15 18 5.72 5.000 31.5 0.0 13.5 4.5 0.33
Team Totals 28.1 104 49 .680 1.75 155 155 45 111 32 11 1409.1 1094 389 272 6 364 680 38 2 30 5494 147 2.16 1.035 7.0 0.0 2.3 4.3 1.87
Rank in 8 NL teams 2 7 1 2 1 2 4 1 1 1 2 2 2
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Jimmy Archer 26 80 526 408 97 21 7 .960 6.31 5 74 71 49% 45% C
George Browne 33 12 18 16 1 1 0 .944 1.42 OF
Mordecai Brown 32 50 104 18 83 3 6 .971 2.02 P
Ray Brown 20 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
Frank Chance 32 92 947 901 40 6 43 .994 10.23 1B
Andy Coakley 26 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
King Cole 23 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
Bill Davidson 22 2 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50 OF
Johnny Evers 27 126 654 262 354 38 29 .942 4.89 2B
Chick Fraser 35 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 P
Rip Hagerman 23 13 23 4 19 0 1 1.000 1.77 P
Irv Higginbotham 27 19 23 4 16 3 0 .870 1.05 P
Solly Hofman 26 153 376 347 16 13 5 .965 2.37 OF
Del Howard 31 57 638 593 32 13 29 .980 10.96 1B
John Kane 26 16 53 26 24 3 3 .943 3.13 OF-SS-3B-2B
Rube Kroh 22 17 44 6 37 1 2 .977 2.53 P
Fred Luderus 23 11 120 110 4 6 4 .950 10.36 1B
Carl Lundgren 29 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 P
Pat Moran 33 74 486 381 97 8 3 .984 6.46 2 69 71 51% 45% C
Tom Needham 30 7 49 43 5 1 0 .980 6.86 0 6 4 40% 45% C
Orval Overall 28 38 84 12 69 3 3 .964 2.13 P
Jack Pfiester 31 29 77 6 69 2 1 .974 2.59 P
Pat Ragan 23 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50 P
Ed Reulbach 26 35 111 15 91 5 4 .955 3.03 P
Frank Schulte 26 140 189 169 14 6 1 .968 1.31 OF
Rudy Schwenck 25 3 7 2 5 0 1 1.000 2.33 P
Jimmy Sheckard 30 148 305 277 18 10 5 .967 1.99 OF
Joe Stanley 28 16 19 17 1 1 0 .947 1.13 OF
Harry Steinfeldt 31 151 513 183 299 31 16 .940 3.19 3B
Joe Tinker 28 143 840 320 470 50 49 .940 5.52 SS
Heinie Zimmerman 22 47 212 100 93 19 12 .910 4.11 2B-SS-3B
Team Totals 28.3 155 6425 4224 1957 244 95 .962 4.16 7 149 146 49% 45%
Rank in 8 NL teams 3 2
Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Jimmy Archer 26 80 286 -9 -0 0 -1 5 -5 -0.6 9 4 0.3 .492 .496 0.4 0.5 5 Rule 5 Draft 2
Mordecai Brown# 32 50 135 -10 0 0 0 10 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .502 .501 0.1 0.0 1 $4,100 Traded 1
Ray Brown 20 1 3 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .442 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 /1
George Browne* 33 12 45 -1 0 0 -1 -0 -2 -0.3 1 -1 -0.1 .476 .498 -0.0 -0.2 0 Purchased O
Frank Chance 32 93 370 4 3 0 3 -3 7 0.8 12 19 2.1 .509 .505 1.7 0.1 16 Free Agency 3
Andy Coakley* 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased /1
King Cole 23 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .692 .501 0.2 0.0 2 Purchased /1
Bill Davidson 22 2 8 -1 0 0 0 -0 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.0 .470 .500 -0.0 -0.0 -0 Rule 5 Draft /O
Johnny Evers* 27 127 552 12 -0 0 7 0 19 2.4 17 36 4.1 .518 .514 3.2 0.9 29 Purchased *4
Chick Fraser 35 1 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .485 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 $2,700 Traded /1
Rip Hagerman 23 13 24 -3 0 0 0 2 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .492 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Irv Higginbotham 27 19 28 -1 0 0 0 2 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .505 .501 0.1 0.0 1 1
Solly Hofman 26 153 613 10 -1 0 10 -4 14 1.8 20 34 3.9 .511 .511 2.6 0.8 24 Purchased *O
Del Howard* 31 69 241 -8 -0 0 0 -2 -10 -1.2 8 -2 -0.3 .483 .493 -0.4 -0.2 -2 Traded 3
John Kane 26 20 53 -6 0 0 0 -0 -6 -0.8 2 -5 -0.6 .461 .495 -0.6 0.0 -5 Traded /O564
Rube Kroh* 22 17 45 -4 -0 0 0 3 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .497 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 1
Fred Luderus* 23 11 43 2 0 0 -1 -0 1 0.1 1 2 0.2 .508 .501 0.3 -0.2 3 Purchased 3
Carl Lundgren 29 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .520 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Pat Moran 33 77 269 -7 -0 0 2 5 -0 -0.0 9 8 0.9 .499 .500 0.6 0.8 6 Traded 2
Tom Needham 30 13 28 -3 0 0 0 0 -3 -0.3 1 -2 -0.3 .473 .498 -0.3 0.1 -2 Traded /2
Orval Overall# 28 38 107 -0 0 0 0 8 8 1.0 0 8 1.0 .525 .506 0.9 0.0 8 Traded 1
Jack Pfiester 31 29 73 -6 -0 0 0 6 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Purchased 1
Pat Ragan 23 2 2 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .479 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Purchased /1
Ed Reulbach 26 35 98 -9 0 0 0 8 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .494 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 Free Agency 1
Frank Schulte* 26 140 591 -1 -0 0 -4 -7 -13 -1.5 19 6 0.5 .489 .490 0.9 -1.3 10 Purchased *O
Rudy Schwenck* 25 3 5 -0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0.1 .515 .500 0.1 0.0 0 /1
Jimmy Sheckard* 30 148 644 7 -1 0 2 -8 -1 0.0 20 20 2.1 .500 .500 1.7 -0.6 18 Traded *O
Joe Stanley# 28 22 60 -5 0 0 0 -1 -6 -0.7 2 -4 -0.5 .469 .496 -0.5 -0.1 -4 Rule 5 Draft O
Harry Steinfeldt 31 151 621 5 -1 0 6 5 15 1.9 20 35 4.0 .512 .511 3.2 1.4 29 Traded *5
Joe Tinker 28 143 555 -2 1 0 15 9 23 2.9 18 41 4.8 .520 .517 2.8 3.0 26 $3,700 Purchased *6
Heinie Zimmerman 22 65 190 -2 -0 0 -5 1 -6 -0.7 6 0 -0.1 .489 .496 0.5 -0.4 5 Purchased 46/5
Team Total 28.4 1538 5696 -38 0 0 33 40 34 4.6 166 201 21.8 .503 .504 16.9 4.8 168 $10,500
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Mordecai Brown 32 342.2 50 34 78 2.05 3.60 0.21 0.00 98.0 3.32 46 6.1 1.0 -0.4 8.7 73 .622 .538 $4,100 Traded
Ray Brown 20 9.0 1 1 3 3.00 3.60 0.20 0.00 98.0 3.33 0 0.0 -0.0 0.1 1 .534 .500
Andy Coakley 26 2.0 1 1 7 31.50 3.60 0.37 0.00 98.0 3.16 -6 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -6 .108 .498 Purchased
King Cole 23 9.0 1 1 0 0.00 3.60 0.22 0.00 98.0 3.30 3 0.4 -0.0 0.4 4 .881 .502 Purchased
Chick Fraser 35 3.0 1 0 1 3.00 3.59 0.18 0.00 98.0 3.35 0 0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.0 0 .512 .500 $2,700 Traded
Rip Hagerman 23 79.0 13 7 29 3.30 3.60 0.22 0.00 98.0 3.31 -0 -0.1 1.0 -0.1 0.6 6 .496 .500
Irv Higginbotham 27 78.0 19 6 32 3.69 3.60 0.23 0.00 98.0 3.29 -4 -0.5 1.0 -0.1 0.2 2 .475 .497
Rube Kroh* 22 120.1 17 13 26 1.94 3.60 0.21 0.00 98.0 3.32 18 2.3 1.0 -0.1 3.3 27 .637 .514
Carl Lundgren 29 4.1 2 1 2 4.15 3.60 0.26 0.00 98.0 3.27 -0 -0.1 1.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0 .473 .500
Orval Overall 28 285.0 38 32 66 2.08 3.60 0.19 0.00 98.0 3.33 38 5.0 1.0 -0.3 7.2 60 .632 .531 Traded
Jack Pfiester* 31 196.2 29 25 67 3.07 3.60 0.23 0.00 98.0 3.30 4 0.5 1.0 -0.2 2.0 19 .516 .503 Purchased
Pat Ragan 23 3.2 2 0 2 4.91 3.60 0.22 0.00 98.0 3.31 -1 -0.1 1.0 -0.0 -0.1 -0 .461 .500 Purchased
Ed Reulbach 26 262.2 35 32 69 2.36 3.60 0.21 0.00 98.0 3.32 26 3.4 1.0 -0.3 5.4 47 .597 .521 Free Agency
Rudy Schwenck* 25 14.0 3 2 7 4.50 3.60 0.24 0.00 98.0 3.29 -2 -0.2 1.0 -0.0 -0.1 -1 .426 .499
Team Total 28.1 1409.1 212 155 389 2.48 3.60 0.21 0.00 98.0 3.32 122 16.5 1.0 -1.5 27.3 232 .578 .519 $6,800
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1908 / 1910 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics