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1911 Chicago Cubs

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1910 / 1912

92-62, Finished 2nd in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Frank Chance (92-62)
Scored 757 runs, Allowed 607 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-62

Ballparks: West Side Grounds · Attendance: 576,000 (2nd of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
Batting - 99, Pitching - 97 · one-year: Batting - 96, Pitching - 93

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1910 / 1912 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from October 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.


Bill James sent to the Cleveland Naps in an unknown transaction.

February 25, 1911

Traded Scotty Ingerton and Big Jeff Pfeffer to the Boston Rustlers. Received Dave Shean.

April 5, 1911 (Standings)

Sold Harry Steinfeldt to St Paul (American Association).

May 15, 1911 (Standings)

Traded Jack Pfiester to Louisville (American Association). Received Reggie Richter.

June 10, 1911 (Standings)

Traded Hank Griffin, Al Kaiser, Johnny Kling and Orlie Weaver to the Boston Rustlers. Received Bill Collins, Cliff Curtis, Wilbur Good and Peaches Graham.

July, 1911 (Standings)

Purchased Larry Cheney from Louisville (American Association).

August 17, 1911 (Standings)

Purchased Charlie Smith from Newark (Eastern).

August 18, 1911 (Standings)

Traded Cliff Curtis to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Jack Rowan.

September 1, 1911 (Standings)

Drafted Jimmy Lavender from Providence (Eastern) in the 1911 rule 5 draft.

Drafted Charley Moore from Los Angeles (PCL) in the 1911 rule 5 draft.

Purchased Kitty Bransfield from the Philadelphia Phillies.


Signed Cy Williams as an amateur free agent.

February 12, 1912

Traded Peaches Graham to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received James Ward (minors) and Dick Cotter.

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1910 / 1912 Trades and Transactions