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Franchise History

Franchise History
Year Tm Lg G W L Ties W-L% pythW-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA Attendance BatAge PAge #Bat #P Top Player Managers
2016Chicago CubsNL Central162103581.640.6651st of 5--Won WS (4-3)8085563,232,4200.00.04526K.Bryant (7.7)J.Maddon (103-58)
2015Chicago CubsNL Central16297650.599.5573rd of 5--Lost NLCS (4-0)6896082,919,1220.00.05029J.Arrieta (9.0)J.Maddon (97-65)
2014Chicago CubsNL Central16273890.451.4365th of 5--6147072,652,1130.00.04827J.Arrieta (5.6)R.Renteria (73-89)
2013Chicago CubsNL Central16266960.407.4395th of 5--6026892,642,6820.00.05631T.Wood (5.2)D.Sveum (66-96)
2012Chicago CubsNL Central162611010.377.4035th of 6--6137592,882,7560.00.05330D.Barney (4.6)D.Sveum (61-101)
2011Chicago CubsNL Central16271910.438.4345th of 6--6547563,017,9660.00.04222S.Castro (3.0)M.Quade (71-91)
2010Chicago CubsNL Central16275870.463.4485th of 6--6857673,062,9730.00.04423M.Byrd (3.7)L.Piniella (51-74) and M.Quade (24-13)
2009Chicago CubsNL Central16183780.516.5232nd of 6--7076723,168,8590.00.04524D.Lee (5.4)L.Piniella (83-78)
2008Chicago CubsNL Central16197640.602.6091st of 6--Lost LDS (3-0)8556713,300,2000.00.04223R.Dempster (6.9)L.Piniella (97-64)
2007Chicago CubsNL Central16285770.525.5391st of 6--Lost LDS (3-0)7526903,252,4620.00.04722A.Ramirez (5.2)L.Piniella (85-77)
2006Chicago CubsNL Central16266960.407.4316th of 6--7168343,123,2150.00.04623C.Zambrano (5.8)D.Baker (66-96)
2005Chicago CubsNL Central16279830.488.4934th of 6--7037143,099,9920.00.04622D.Lee (7.7)D.Baker (79-83)
2004Chicago CubsNL Central16289730.549.5783rd of 6--7896653,170,1540.00.04319C.Zambrano (7.3)D.Baker (89-73)
2003Chicago CubsNL Central16288740.543.5271st of 6--Lost NLCS (4-3)7246832,962,6300.00.04217M.Prior (8.0)D.Baker (88-74)
2002Chicago CubsNL Central16267950.414.4675th of 6--7067592,693,0960.00.04422S.Sosa (5.7)D.Baylor (34-49), R.Lachemann (0-1) and B.Kimm (33-45)
2001Chicago CubsNL Central16288740.543.5473rd of 6--7777012,779,4650.00.04320S.Sosa (10.3)D.Baylor (88-74)
2000Chicago CubsNL Central16265970.401.4246th of 6--7649042,789,5110.00.05124S.Sosa (5.7)D.Baylor (65-97)
1999Chicago CubsNL Central16267950.414.4066th of 6--7479202,813,8540.00.04725S.Sosa (4.8)J.Riggleman (67-95)
1998Chicago CubsNL Central16390730.552.5222nd of 6--Lost LDS (3-0)8317922,623,1940.00.04724S.Sosa (6.4)J.Riggleman (90-73)
1997Chicago CubsNL Central16268940.420.4555th of 5--6877592,190,3080.00.04221M.Grace (4.2)J.Riggleman (68-94)
1996Chicago CubsNL Central16276860.469.5014th of 5--7727712,219,1100.00.04117S.Sosa (5.4)J.Riggleman (76-86)
1995Chicago CubsNL Central14473710.507.5153rd of 5--6936711,918,2650.00.04321S.Sosa (5.3)J.Riggleman (73-71)
1994Chicago CubsNL Central11349640.434.4575th of 5--5005491,845,2080.00.03518S.Sosa (3.8)T.Trebelhorn (49-64)
1993Chicago CubsNL East16384781.519.4994th of 7--7387392,653,7630.00.03817R.Wilkins (6.6)J.Lefebvre (84-78)
1992Chicago CubsNL East16278840.481.4774th of 6--5936242,126,7200.00.04117G.Maddux (9.4)J.Lefebvre (78-84)
1991Chicago CubsNL East16077830.481.4754th of 6--6957342,314,2500.00.03919R.Sandberg (7.0)D.Zimmer (18-19), J.Altobelli (0-1) and J.Essian (59-63)
1990Chicago CubsNL East16277850.475.4484th of 6--6907742,243,7910.00.03920R.Sandberg (7.1)D.Zimmer (77-85)
1989Chicago CubsNL East16293690.574.5541st of 6--Lost NLCS (4-1)7026232,491,9420.00.03615R.Sandberg (6.1)D.Zimmer (93-69)
1988Chicago CubsNL East16377851.475.4774th of 6--6606942,089,0340.00.03918G.Maddux (5.7)D.Zimmer (77-85)
1987Chicago CubsNL East16176850.472.4516th of 6--7208012,035,1300.00.03615R.Sutcliffe (6.6)G.Michael (68-68) and F.Lucchesi (8-17)
1986Chicago CubsNL East16070900.438.4375th of 6--6807811,859,1020.00.03918J.Davis (4.0)J.Frey (23-33), J.Vukovich (1-1) and G.Michael (46-56)
1985Chicago CubsNL East16277841.478.4724th of 6--6867292,161,5340.00.04020R.Sandberg (5.8)J.Frey (77-84)
1984Chicago CubsNL East16196650.596.5671st of 6--Lost NLCS (3-2)7626582,107,6550.00.04018R.Sandberg (8.5)J.Frey (96-65)
1983Chicago CubsNL East16271910.438.4885th of 6--7017191,479,7170.00.04318L.Smith (4.8)L.Elia (54-69) and C.Fox (17-22)
1982Chicago CubsNL East16273890.451.4785th of 6--6767091,249,2780.00.03715L.Durham (4.6)L.Elia (73-89)
1981Chicago CubsNL East10638653.369.3806th of 6--370483565,6370.00.03915M.Krukow (2.2)J.Amalfitano (38-65)
1980Chicago CubsNL East16264980.395.4236th of 6--6147281,206,7760.00.03412R.Reuschel (5.6)P.Gomez (38-52) and J.Amalfitano (26-46)
1979Chicago CubsNL East16280820.494.4995th of 6--7067071,648,5870.00.03714R.Reuschel (5.9)H.Franks (78-77) and J.Amalfitano (2-5)
1978Chicago CubsNL East16279830.488.4613rd of 6--6647241,525,3110.00.03914R.Reuschel (5.4)H.Franks (79-83)
1977Chicago CubsNL East16281810.500.4704th of 6--6927391,439,8340.00.03516R.Reuschel (9.6)H.Franks (81-81)
1976Chicago CubsNL East16275870.463.4214th of 6--6117281,026,2170.00.03918R.Reuschel (5.4)J.Marshall (75-87)
1975Chicago CubsNL East16275870.463.4325th of 6--7128271,034,8190.00.03919B.Madlock (4.9)J.Marshall (75-87)
1974Chicago CubsNL East16266960.407.4056th of 6--6698261,015,3780.00.03814R.Reuschel (3.9)W.Lockman (41-52) and J.Marshall (25-44)
1973Chicago CubsNL East16177840.478.4705th of 6--6146551,351,7050.00.03612R.Reuschel (5.4)W.Lockman (77-84)
1972Chicago CubsNL East15685701.548.5862nd of 6--6855671,299,1630.00.04115B.Williams (6.1)L.Durocher (46-44) and W.Lockman (39-26)
1971Chicago CubsNL East16283790.512.4923rd of 6--6376481,653,0070.00.04215F.Jenkins (11.9)L.Durocher (83-79)
1970Chicago CubsNL East16284780.519.5782nd of 6--8066791,642,7050.00.04318F.Jenkins (6.8)L.Durocher (84-78)
1969Chicago CubsNL East16392701.568.5752nd of 6--7206111,674,9930.00.04117B.Hands (7.9)L.Durocher (92-70)
1968Chicago CubsNL16384781.519.5013rd of 10--6126111,043,4090.00.04219F.Jenkins (6.6)L.Durocher (84-78)
1967Chicago CubsNL16287741.540.5543rd of 10--702624977,2260.00.04321R.Santo (9.8)L.Durocher (87-74)
1966Chicago CubsNL162591030.364.39710th of 10--644809635,8910.00.04923R.Santo (8.9)L.Durocher (59-103)
1965Chicago CubsNL16472902.444.4418th of 10--635723641,3610.00.04015B.Williams (7.7)B.Kennedy (24-32) and L.Klein (48-58)
1964Chicago CubsNL16276860.469.4508th of 10--649724751,6470.00.04321R.Santo (8.9)B.Kennedy (76-86)
1963Chicago CubsNL16282800.506.4947th of 10--570578979,5510.00.03615D.Ellsworth (9.9)B.Kennedy (82-80)
1962Chicago CubsNL162591030.364.3799th of 10--632827609,8020.00.04319G.Altman (3.8)E.Tappe (4-16), L.Klein (12-18) and C.Metro (43-69)
1961Chicago CubsNL15664902.416.4327th of 8--689800673,0570.00.03712D.Cardwell (5.9)V.Himsl (10-21), H.Craft (7-9), E.Tappe (42-54) and L.Klein (5-6)
1960Chicago CubsNL15660942.390.4097th of 8--634776809,7700.00.04717E.Banks (7.8)C.Grimm (6-11) and L.Boudreau (54-83)
1959Chicago CubsNL15574801.481.4905th of 8--673688858,2550.00.03918E.Banks (10.2)B.Scheffing (74-80)
1958Chicago CubsNL15472820.468.4905th of 8--709725979,9040.00.04620E.Banks (9.4)B.Scheffing (72-82)
1957Chicago CubsNL15662922.403.4377th of 8--628722670,6290.00.04417E.Banks (6.4)B.Scheffing (62-92)
1956Chicago CubsNL15760943.390.4238th of 8--597708720,1180.00.03716E.Banks (5.3)S.Hack (60-94)
1955Chicago CubsNL15472811.471.4416th of 8--626713875,8000.00.03716E.Banks (8.1)S.Hack (72-81)
1954Chicago CubsNL15464900.416.4597th of 8--700766748,1830.00.03816B.Rush (5.9)S.Hack (64-90)
1953Chicago CubsNL15565891.422.3767th of 8--633835763,6580.00.04016W.Hacker (3.8)P.Cavarretta (65-89)
1952Chicago CubsNL15577771.500.4985th of 8--6286311,024,8260.00.03514H.Sauer (5.7)P.Cavarretta (77-77)
1951Chicago CubsNL15562921.403.4098th of 8--614750894,4150.00.03714P.Minner (3.7)F.Frisch (35-45) and P.Cavarretta (27-47)
1950Chicago CubsNL15464891.418.4177th of 8--6437721,165,9440.00.03212A.Pafko (6.6)F.Frisch (64-89)
1949Chicago CubsNL15461930.396.3818th of 8--5937731,143,1390.00.04015H.Sauer (3.5)C.Grimm (19-31) and F.Frisch (42-62)
1948Chicago CubsNL15564901.416.4258th of 8--5977051,237,7920.00.03716A.Pafko (6.0)C.Grimm (64-90)
1947Chicago CubsNL15569851.448.3936th of 8--5697221,364,0390.00.03615B.Nicholson (3.5)C.Grimm (69-85)
1946Chicago CubsNL15582712.536.5343rd of 8--6265811,342,9700.00.04619P.Cavarretta (5.1)C.Grimm (82-71)
1945Chicago CubsNL15598561.636.6441st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7355321,036,3860.00.03715S.Hack (6.0)C.Grimm (98-56)
1944Chicago CubsNL15775793.487.5224th of 8--702669640,1100.00.04014B.Nicholson (6.0)J.Wilson (1-9), R.Johnson (0-1) and C.Grimm (74-69)
1943Chicago CubsNL15474791.484.5255th of 8--632599508,2470.00.04015B.Nicholson (6.9)J.Wilson (74-79)
1942Chicago CubsNL15568861.442.4466th of 8--591665590,9720.00.03918B.Nicholson (5.8)J.Wilson (68-86)
1941Chicago CubsNL15570841.455.4976th of 8--666670545,1590.00.04118S.Hack (5.6)J.Wilson (70-84)
1940Chicago CubsNL15475790.487.5315th of 8--681636534,8780.00.02911C.Passeau (7.1)G.Hartnett (75-79)
1939Chicago CubsNL15684702.545.5304th of 8--724678726,6630.00.02913C.Passeau (4.9)G.Hartnett (84-70)
1938Chicago CubsNL15489632.586.5811st of 8--Lost WS (4-0)713597951,6400.00.02912B.Lee (7.9)C.Grimm (45-36) and G.Hartnett (44-27)
1937Chicago CubsNL15493610.604.5792nd of 8--811682895,0200.00.02711B.Herman (5.7)C.Grimm (93-61)
1936Chicago CubsNL15487670.565.6012nd of 8--755603699,3700.00.02610B.Herman (6.8)C.Grimm (87-67)
1935Chicago CubsNL154100540.649.6551st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)847597692,6040.00.02711B.Herman (6.9)C.Grimm (100-54)
1934Chicago CubsNL15286651.570.5453rd of 8--705639707,5250.00.02911L.Warneke (5.1)C.Grimm (86-65)
1933Chicago CubsNL15486680.558.5853rd of 8--646536594,1120.00.02911L.Warneke (7.8)C.Grimm (86-68)
1932Chicago CubsNL15490640.584.5591st of 8--Lost WS (4-0)720633974,6880.00.03113L.Warneke (6.9)R.Hornsby (53-46) and C.Grimm (37-18)
1931Chicago CubsNL15684702.545.5703rd of 8--8287101,086,4220.00.03011R.Hornsby (5.2)R.Hornsby (84-70)
1930Chicago CubsNL15690642.584.5622nd of 8--9988701,463,6240.00.02913H.Wilson (7.4)J.McCarthy (86-64) and R.Hornsby (4-0)
1929Chicago CubsNL15698544.645.6161st of 8--Lost WS (4-1)9827581,485,1660.00.03112R.Hornsby (10.4)J.McCarthy (98-54)
1928Chicago CubsNL15491630.591.5683rd of 8--7146151,143,7400.00.02811S.Blake (5.6)J.McCarthy (91-63)
1927Chicago CubsNL15385680.556.5584th of 8--7506611,159,1680.00.03414H.Wilson (6.0)J.McCarthy (85-68)
1926Chicago CubsNL15582721.532.5574th of 8--682602885,0630.00.03212H.Wilson (5.2)J.McCarthy (82-72)
1925Chicago CubsNL15468860.442.4698th of 8--723773622,6100.00.04013P.Alexander (4.9)B.Killefer (33-42), R.Maranville (23-30) and G.Gibson (12-14)
1924Chicago CubsNL15481721.529.4995th of 8--698699716,9220.00.03212G.Grantham (4.1)B.Killefer (81-72)
1923Chicago CubsNL15483710.539.5334th of 8--756704703,7050.00.03313P.Alexander (5.2)B.Killefer (83-71)
1922Chicago CubsNL15680742.519.4795th of 8--771808542,2830.00.03613R.Grimes (5.6)B.Killefer (80-74)
1921Chicago CubsNL15364890.418.4347th of 8--668773410,1070.00.03515P.Alexander (5.4)J.Evers (41-55) and B.Killefer (23-34)
1920Chicago CubsNL15475790.487.4885th of 8--619635480,7830.00.03113P.Alexander (12.8)F.Mitchell (75-79)
1919Chicago CubsNL14075650.536.5503rd of 8--454407424,4300.00.02910P.Alexander (7.6)F.Mitchell (75-65)
1918Chicago CubsNL13184452.651.6401st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)538393337,2560.00.02911H.Vaughn (8.3)F.Mitchell (84-45)
1917Chicago CubsNL15774803.481.4885th of 8--552567360,2180.00.03712H.Vaughn (6.7)F.Mitchell (74-80)
1916Chicago CubsNL15667863.438.4825th of 8--520541453,6850.00.04511H.Vaughn (5.9)J.Tinker (67-86)
1915Chicago CubsNL15673803.477.4624th of 8--570620217,0580.00.03312V.Saier (3.8)R.Bresnahan (73-80)
1914Chicago CubsNL15678762.506.4764th of 8--605638202,5160.00.03611V.Saier (4.1)H.O'Day (78-76)
1913Chicago CubsNL15588652.575.5613rd of 8--720630419,0000.00.03915L.Cheney (4.7)J.Evers (88-65)
1912Chicago CubsNL15291592.607.5563rd of 8--756668514,0000.00.04018H.Zimmerman (7.0)F.Chance (91-59)
1911Chicago CubsNL15792623.597.6002nd of 8--757607576,0000.00.03517F.Schulte (5.3)F.Chance (92-62)
1910Chicago CubsNL154104500.675.6571st of 8--Lost WS (4-1)712499526,1520.00.02712K.Cole (5.7)F.Chance (104-50)
1909Chicago CubsNL155104492.680.7092nd of 8--635390633,4800.00.03114M.Brown (8.8)F.Chance (104-49)
1908Chicago CubsNL15899554.643.6351st of 8--Won WS (4-1)624461665,3250.00.02610M.Brown (8.1)F.Chance (99-55)
1907Chicago CubsNL155107453.704.6701st of 8--Won WS (4-0-1)574390422,5500.00.0248O.Overall (5.9)F.Chance (107-45)
1906Chicago CubsNL155116363.763.7551st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)704381654,3000.00.0239F.Chance (7.3)F.Chance (116-36)
1905Chicago CubsNL15592612.601.6803rd of 8--667442509,9000.00.0207E.Reulbach (7.3)F.Selee (37-28) and F.Chance (55-33)
1904Chicago CubsNL15693603.608.5652nd of 8--597517439,1000.00.0287F.Chance (5.9)F.Selee (93-60)
1903Chicago CubsNL13982561.594.5683rd of 8--695599386,2050.00.02710F.Chance (5.7)F.Selee (82-56)
1902Chicago OrphansNL14168694.496.5345th of 8--544505263,7000.00.03911J.Taylor (10.2)F.Selee (68-69)
1901Chicago OrphansNL14053861.381.4146th of 8--578699205,0710.00.0257T.Hartsel (5.5)T.Loftus (53-86)
1900Chicago OrphansNL14665756.464.4246th of 8--635751248,5770.00.03010C.Griffith (5.0)T.Loftus (65-75)
1899Chicago OrphansNL15275734.507.5288th of 12--812763352,1300.00.0259C.Griffith (5.0)T.Burns (75-73)
1898Chicago OrphansNL15285652.567.5904th of 12--828679424,3520.00.02512C.Griffith (10.5)T.Burns (85-65)
1897Chicago ColtsNL13859736.447.4679th of 12--832894327,1600.00.0219C.Griffith (5.0)C.Anson (59-73)
1896Chicago ColtsNL13271574.555.5065th of 12--815804317,5000.00.0228B.Dahlen (7.1)C.Anson (71-57)
1895Chicago ColtsNL13372583.554.5064th of 12--866854382,3000.00.02410C.Griffith (8.8)C.Anson (72-58)
1894Chicago ColtsNL13557753.432.4908th of 12--10561080239,0000.00.0229C.Griffith (5.8)C.Anson (57-75)
1893Chicago ColtsNL12856711.441.4769th of 12--829874223,5000.00.03115W.McGill (5.5)C.Anson (56-71)
1892Chicago ColtsNL14770761.479.4337th of 12--635735109,0670.00.0217B.Hutchinson (9.0)C.Anson (70-76)
1891Chicago ColtsNL13782532.607.5602nd of 8--832730181,4310.00.0217B.Hutchinson (9.9)C.Anson (82-53)
1890Chicago ColtsNL13983533.610.5912nd of 8--847692102,5360.00.0279B.Hutchinson (7.8)C.Anson (83-53)
1889Chicago White StockingsNL13667654.508.5293rd of 8--8678140.00.0197C.Anson (6.4)C.Anson (67-65)
1888Chicago White StockingsNL13677581.570.5492nd of 8--7346590.00.02211C.Anson (6.9)C.Anson (77-58)
1887Chicago White StockingsNL12771506.587.5583rd of 8--8137160.00.01910J.Clarkson (15.1)C.Anson (71-50)
1886Chicago White StockingsNL12690342.726.7081st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)9005550.00.0155K.Kelly (7.3)C.Anson (90-34)
1885Chicago White StockingsNL11387251.777.7411st of 8--Tied in WS (3-3-1)8344700.00.0197J.Clarkson (13.0)C.Anson (87-25)
1884Chicago White StockingsNL11362501.554.6145th of 8--8346470.00.02114L.Corcoran (6.6)C.Anson (62-50)
1883Chicago White StockingsNL9859390.602.6032nd of 8--6795400.00.0115L.Corcoran (5.3)C.Anson (59-39)
1882Chicago White StockingsNL8455290.655.7281st of 8--6043530.00.0123L.Corcoran (5.8)C.Anson (55-29)
1881Chicago White StockingsNL8456280.667.6631st of 8--5503800.00.0123C.Anson (5.8)C.Anson (56-28)
1880Chicago White StockingsNL8667172.798.7251st of 8--5383170.00.0136L.Corcoran (6.9)C.Anson (67-17)
1879Chicago White StockingsNL8346334.582.5284th of 8--4374110.00.0162T.Larkin (4.9)C.Anson (41-21) and S.Flint (5-12)
1878Chicago White StockingsNL6130301.500.5524th of 6--3713310.00.0153T.Larkin (5.5)B.Ferguson (30-30)
1877Chicago White StockingsNL6026331.441.4895th of 6--3663750.00.0185G.Bradley (2.9)A.Spalding (26-33)
1876Chicago White StockingsNL6652140.788.8351st of 8--6242570.00.0115A.Spalding (9.9)A.Spalding (52-14)

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