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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
2017Chicago CubsNL Central7739380.506.5262nd of 51.03563361,480,04427.031.13621K.Bryant (2.3)J.Maddon (39-38)
2016Chicago CubsNL Central162103581.640.6651st of 5--Won WS (4-3)8085563,232,42027.529.94526K.Bryant (7.7)J.Maddon (103-58)
2015Chicago CubsNL Central16297650.599.5573rd of 53.0Lost NLCS (4-0)6896082,919,12226.929.35029J.Arrieta (9.0)J.Maddon (97-65)
2014Chicago CubsNL Central16273890.451.4365th of 517.06147072,652,11326.828.04827J.Arrieta (5.6)R.Renteria (73-89)
2013Chicago CubsNL Central16266960.407.4395th of 531.06026892,642,68227.928.75631T.Wood (5.2)D.Sveum (66-96)
2012Chicago CubsNL Central162611010.377.4035th of 636.06137592,882,75627.827.95330D.Barney (4.6)D.Sveum (61-101)
2011Chicago CubsNL Central16271910.438.4345th of 625.06547563,017,96629.329.44222S.Castro (3.0)M.Quade (71-91)
2010Chicago CubsNL Central16275870.463.4485th of 616.06857673,062,97329.428.24423M.Byrd (3.7)L.Piniella (51-74) and M.Quade (24-13)
2009Chicago CubsNL Central16183780.516.5232nd of 67.57076723,168,85929.928.44524D.Lee (5.4)L.Piniella (83-78)
2008Chicago CubsNL Central16197640.602.6091st of 6--Lost LDS (3-0)8556713,300,20030.128.94223R.Dempster (6.9)L.Piniella (97-64)
2007Chicago CubsNL Central16285770.525.5391st of 6--Lost LDS (3-0)7526903,252,46229.328.44722A.Ramirez (5.2)L.Piniella (85-77)
2006Chicago CubsNL Central16266960.407.4316th of 617.57168343,123,21528.628.04623C.Zambrano (5.8)D.Baker (66-96)
2005Chicago CubsNL Central16279830.488.4934th of 621.07037143,099,99229.728.24622D.Lee (7.7)D.Baker (79-83)
2004Chicago CubsNL Central16289730.549.5783rd of 616.07896653,170,15430.129.14319C.Zambrano (7.3)D.Baker (89-73)
2003Chicago CubsNL Central16288740.543.5271st of 6--Lost NLCS (4-3)7246832,962,63031.328.24217M.Prior (8.0)D.Baker (88-74)
2002Chicago CubsNL Central16267950.414.4675th of 630.07067592,693,09630.227.64422S.Sosa (5.7)D.Baylor (34-49), R.Lachemann (0-1) and B.Kimm (33-45)
2001Chicago CubsNL Central16288740.543.5473rd of 65.07777012,779,46530.729.84320S.Sosa (10.3)D.Baylor (88-74)
2000Chicago CubsNL Central16265970.401.4246th of 630.07649042,789,51130.828.45124S.Sosa (5.7)D.Baylor (65-97)
1999Chicago CubsNL Central16267950.414.4066th of 630.07479202,813,85431.228.84725S.Sosa (4.8)J.Riggleman (67-95)
1998Chicago CubsNL Central16390730.552.5222nd of 612.5Lost LDS (3-0)8317922,623,19430.128.84724S.Sosa (6.4)J.Riggleman (90-73)
1997Chicago CubsNL Central16268940.420.4555th of 516.06877592,190,30829.428.24221M.Grace (4.2)J.Riggleman (68-94)
1996Chicago CubsNL Central16276860.469.5014th of 512.07727712,219,11029.028.34117S.Sosa (5.4)J.Riggleman (76-86)
1995Chicago CubsNL Central14473710.507.5153rd of 512.06936711,918,26528.327.84321S.Sosa (5.3)J.Riggleman (73-71)
1994Chicago CubsNL Central11349640.434.4575th of 516.55005491,845,20828.228.33518S.Sosa (3.8)T.Trebelhorn (49-64)
1993Chicago CubsNL East16384781.519.4994th of 713.07387392,653,76328.028.33817R.Wilkins (6.6)J.Lefebvre (84-78)
1992Chicago CubsNL East16278840.481.4774th of 618.05936242,126,72028.327.24117G.Maddux (9.4)J.Lefebvre (78-84)
1991Chicago CubsNL East16077830.481.4754th of 620.06957342,314,25028.927.53919R.Sandberg (7.0)D.Zimmer (18-19), J.Altobelli (0-1) and J.Essian (59-63)
1990Chicago CubsNL East16277850.475.4484th of 618.06907742,243,79128.226.13920R.Sandberg (7.1)D.Zimmer (77-85)
1989Chicago CubsNL East16293690.574.5541st of 6--Lost NLCS (4-1)7026232,491,94227.727.23615R.Sandberg (6.1)D.Zimmer (93-69)
1988Chicago CubsNL East16377851.475.4774th of 624.06606942,089,03427.627.13918G.Maddux (5.7)D.Zimmer (77-85)
1987Chicago CubsNL East16176850.472.4516th of 618.57208012,035,13028.927.63615R.Sutcliffe (6.6)G.Michael (68-68) and F.Lucchesi (8-17)
1986Chicago CubsNL East16070900.438.4375th of 637.06807811,859,10229.828.53918J.Davis (4.0)J.Frey (23-33), J.Vukovich (1-1) and G.Michael (46-56)
1985Chicago CubsNL East16277841.478.4724th of 623.56867292,161,53430.228.44020R.Sandberg (5.8)J.Frey (77-84)
1984Chicago CubsNL East16196650.596.5671st of 6--Lost NLCS (3-2)7626582,107,65529.528.74018R.Sandberg (8.5)J.Frey (96-65)
1983Chicago CubsNL East16271910.438.4885th of 619.07017191,479,71729.229.54318L.Smith (4.8)L.Elia (54-69) and C.Fox (17-22)
1982Chicago CubsNL East16273890.451.4785th of 619.06767091,249,27828.729.93715L.Durham (4.6)L.Elia (73-89)
1981Chicago CubsNL East10638653.369.3806th of 621.5370483565,63728.228.13915M.Krukow (2.2)J.Amalfitano (38-65)
1980Chicago CubsNL East16264980.395.4236th of 627.06147281,206,77628.928.03412R.Reuschel (5.6)P.Gomez (38-52) and J.Amalfitano (26-46)
1979Chicago CubsNL East16280820.494.4995th of 618.07067071,648,58728.527.73714R.Reuschel (5.9)H.Franks (78-77) and J.Amalfitano (2-5)
1978Chicago CubsNL East16279830.488.4613rd of 611.06647241,525,31127.727.53914R.Reuschel (5.4)H.Franks (79-83)
1977Chicago CubsNL East16281810.500.4704th of 620.06927391,439,83427.726.93516R.Reuschel (9.6)H.Franks (81-81)
1976Chicago CubsNL East16275870.463.4214th of 626.06117281,026,21727.227.83918R.Reuschel (5.4)J.Marshall (75-87)
1975Chicago CubsNL East16275870.463.4325th of 617.57128271,034,81927.027.13919B.Madlock (4.9)J.Marshall (75-87)
1974Chicago CubsNL East16266960.407.4056th of 622.06698261,015,37827.125.53814R.Reuschel (3.9)W.Lockman (41-52) and J.Marshall (25-44)
1973Chicago CubsNL East16177840.478.4705th of 65.06146551,351,70530.327.63612R.Reuschel (5.4)W.Lockman (77-84)
1972Chicago CubsNL East15685701.548.5862nd of 611.06855671,299,16330.028.74115B.Williams (6.1)L.Durocher (46-44) and W.Lockman (39-26)
1971Chicago CubsNL East16283790.512.4923rd of 614.06376481,653,00730.228.74215F.Jenkins (12.0)L.Durocher (83-79)
1970Chicago CubsNL East16284780.519.5782nd of 65.08066791,642,70530.027.74318F.Jenkins (6.9)L.Durocher (84-78)
1969Chicago CubsNL East16392701.568.5752nd of 68.07206111,674,99329.127.64117B.Hands (7.9)L.Durocher (92-70)
1968Chicago CubsNL16384781.519.5013rd of 1013.06126111,043,40928.425.44219F.Jenkins (6.6)L.Durocher (84-78)
1967Chicago CubsNL16287741.540.5543rd of 1014.0702624977,22627.525.14321R.Santo (9.8)L.Durocher (87-74)
1966Chicago CubsNL162591030.364.39710th of 1036.0644809635,89126.626.94923R.Santo (8.9)L.Durocher (59-103)
1965Chicago CubsNL16472902.444.4418th of 1025.0635723641,36127.929.74015B.Williams (7.7)B.Kennedy (24-32) and L.Klein (48-58)
1964Chicago CubsNL16276860.469.4508th of 1017.0649724751,64727.330.04321R.Santo (8.9)B.Kennedy (76-86)
1963Chicago CubsNL16282800.506.4947th of 1017.0570578979,55125.828.53615D.Ellsworth (9.9)B.Kennedy (82-80)
1962Chicago CubsNL162591030.364.3799th of 1042.5632827609,80225.826.64319G.Altman (3.8)E.Tappe (4-16), L.Klein (12-18) and C.Metro (43-69)
1961Chicago CubsNL15664902.416.4327th of 829.0689800673,05727.225.13712D.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 835.0634776809,77028.124.54717E.Banks (7.8)C.Grimm (6-11) and L.Boudreau (54-83)
1959Chicago CubsNL15574801.481.4905th of 813.0673688858,25529.126.33918E.Banks (10.2)B.Scheffing (74-80)
1958Chicago CubsNL15472820.468.4905th of 820.0709725979,90428.525.14620E.Banks (9.4)B.Scheffing (72-82)
1957Chicago CubsNL15662922.403.4377th of 833.0628722670,62927.726.44417E.Banks (6.4)B.Scheffing (62-92)
1956Chicago CubsNL15760943.390.4238th of 833.0597708720,11828.428.83716E.Banks (5.3)S.Hack (60-94)
1955Chicago CubsNL15472811.471.4416th of 826.0626713875,80028.529.73716E.Banks (8.1)S.Hack (72-81)
1954Chicago CubsNL15464900.416.4597th of 833.0700766748,18329.528.23816B.Rush (5.9)S.Hack (64-90)
1953Chicago CubsNL15565891.422.3767th of 840.0633835763,65829.428.94016W.Hacker (3.8)P.Cavarretta (65-89)
1952Chicago CubsNL15577771.500.4985th of 819.56286311,024,82628.628.23514H.Sauer (5.7)P.Cavarretta (77-77)
1951Chicago CubsNL15562921.403.4098th of 834.5614750894,41528.327.63714P.Minner (3.7)F.Frisch (35-45) and P.Cavarretta (27-47)
1950Chicago CubsNL15464891.418.4177th of 826.56437721,165,94427.528.53212A.Pafko (6.6)F.Frisch (64-89)
1949Chicago CubsNL15461930.396.3818th of 836.05937731,143,13928.829.74015H.Sauer (3.5)C.Grimm (19-31) and F.Frisch (42-62)
1948Chicago CubsNL15564901.416.4258th of 827.55977051,237,79228.127.43716A.Pafko (6.0)C.Grimm (64-90)
1947Chicago CubsNL15569851.448.3936th of 825.05697221,364,03930.129.13615B.Nicholson (3.5)C.Grimm (69-85)
1946Chicago CubsNL15582712.536.5343rd of 814.56265811,342,97029.529.34619P.Cavarretta (5.1)C.Grimm (82-71)
1945Chicago CubsNL15598561.636.6441st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7355321,036,38629.833.13715S.Hack (6.0)C.Grimm (98-56)
1944Chicago CubsNL15775793.487.5224th of 830.0702669640,11029.530.34014B.Nicholson (6.0)J.Wilson (1-9), R.Johnson (0-1) and C.Grimm (74-69)
1943Chicago CubsNL15474791.484.5255th of 830.5632599508,24728.130.34015B.Nicholson (6.9)J.Wilson (74-79)
1942Chicago CubsNL15568861.442.4466th of 838.0591665590,97226.928.93918B.Nicholson (5.8)J.Wilson (68-86)
1941Chicago CubsNL15570841.455.4976th of 830.0666670545,15926.630.14118S.Hack (5.6)J.Wilson (70-84)
1940Chicago CubsNL15475790.487.5315th of 825.5681636534,87828.929.72911C.Passeau (7.1)G.Hartnett (75-79)
1939Chicago CubsNL15684702.545.5304th of 813.0724678726,66329.031.72913C.Passeau (5.0)G.Hartnett (84-70)
1938Chicago CubsNL15489632.586.5811st of 8--Lost WS (4-0)713597951,64029.329.72912B.Lee (7.9)C.Grimm (45-36) and G.Hartnett (44-27)
1937Chicago CubsNL15493610.604.5792nd of 83.0811682895,02027.529.62711B.Herman (5.7)C.Grimm (93-61)
1936Chicago CubsNL15487670.565.6012nd of 85.0755603699,37027.127.92610B.Herman (6.8)C.Grimm (87-67)
1935Chicago CubsNL154100540.649.6551st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)847597692,60426.027.02711B.Herman (6.9)C.Grimm (100-54)
1934Chicago CubsNL15286651.570.5453rd of 88.0705639707,52528.628.52911L.Warneke (5.1)C.Grimm (86-65)
1933Chicago CubsNL15486680.558.5853rd of 86.0646536594,11228.729.42911L.Warneke (7.8)C.Grimm (86-68)
1932Chicago CubsNL15490640.584.5591st of 8--Lost WS (4-0)720633974,68828.830.63113L.Warneke (6.9)R.Hornsby (53-46) and C.Grimm (37-18)
1931Chicago CubsNL15684702.545.5703rd of 817.08287101,086,42229.230.13011R.Hornsby (5.2)R.Hornsby (84-70)
1930Chicago CubsNL15690642.584.5622nd of 82.09988701,463,62429.428.52913H.Wilson (7.4)J.McCarthy (86-64) and R.Hornsby (4-0)
1929Chicago CubsNL15698544.645.6161st of 8--Lost WS (4-1)9827581,485,16629.929.73112R.Hornsby (10.4)J.McCarthy (98-54)
1928Chicago CubsNL15491630.591.5683rd of 84.07146151,143,74028.728.62811S.Blake (5.6)J.McCarthy (91-63)
1927Chicago CubsNL15385680.556.5584th of 88.57506611,159,16828.027.33414H.Wilson (6.0)J.McCarthy (85-68)
1926Chicago CubsNL15582721.532.5574th of 87.0682602885,06327.726.43212H.Wilson (5.2)J.McCarthy (82-72)
1925Chicago CubsNL15468860.442.4698th of 827.5723773622,61027.528.24013P.Alexander (4.9)B.Killefer (33-42), R.Maranville (23-30) and G.Gibson (12-14)
1924Chicago CubsNL15481721.529.4995th of 812.0698699716,92225.627.53212G.Grantham (4.1)B.Killefer (81-72)
1923Chicago CubsNL15483710.539.5334th of 812.5756704703,70525.627.73313P.Alexander (5.2)B.Killefer (83-71)
1922Chicago CubsNL15680742.519.4795th of 813.0771808542,28326.826.03613R.Grimes (5.6)B.Killefer (80-74)
1921Chicago CubsNL15364890.418.4347th of 830.0668773410,10727.927.03515P.Alexander (5.4)J.Evers (41-55) and B.Killefer (23-34)
1920Chicago CubsNL15475790.487.4885th of 818.0619635480,78329.330.13113P.Alexander (12.8)F.Mitchell (75-79)
1919Chicago CubsNL14075650.536.5503rd of 821.0454407424,43028.529.02910P.Alexander (7.6)F.Mitchell (75-65)
1918Chicago CubsNL13184452.651.6401st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)538393337,25627.928.02911H.Vaughn (8.3)F.Mitchell (84-45)
1917Chicago CubsNL15774803.481.4885th of 824.0552567360,21827.627.53712H.Vaughn (6.7)F.Mitchell (74-80)
1916Chicago CubsNL15667863.438.4825th of 826.5520541453,68527.629.74511H.Vaughn (5.9)J.Tinker (67-86)
1915Chicago CubsNL15673803.477.4624th of 817.5570620217,05828.327.83312V.Saier (3.8)R.Bresnahan (73-80)
1914Chicago CubsNL15678762.506.4764th of 816.5605638202,51628.728.23611V.Saier (4.1)H.O'Day (78-76)
1913Chicago CubsNL15588652.575.5613rd of 813.5720630419,00028.928.63915L.Cheney (4.7)J.Evers (88-65)
1912Chicago CubsNL15291592.607.5563rd of 811.5756668514,00028.628.04018H.Zimmerman (7.0)F.Chance (91-59)
1911Chicago CubsNL15792623.597.6002nd of 87.5757607576,00028.228.53517F.Schulte (5.3)F.Chance (92-62)
1910Chicago CubsNL154104500.675.6571st of 8--Lost WS (4-1)712499526,15229.128.62712K.Cole (5.7)F.Chance (104-50)
1909Chicago CubsNL155104492.680.7092nd of 86.5635390633,48028.328.13114M.Brown (8.8)F.Chance (104-49)
1908Chicago CubsNL15899554.643.6351st of 8--Won WS (4-1)624461665,32528.728.72610M.Brown (8.1)F.Chance (99-55)
1907Chicago CubsNL155107453.704.6701st of 8--Won WS (4-0-1)574390422,55028.028.2248O.Overall (6.0)F.Chance (107-45)
1906Chicago CubsNL155116363.763.7551st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)704381654,30027.027.1239F.Chance (7.3)F.Chance (116-36)
1905Chicago CubsNL15592612.601.6803rd of 813.0667442509,90027.626.8207E.Reulbach (7.4)F.Selee (37-28) and F.Chance (55-33)
1904Chicago CubsNL15693603.608.5652nd of 813.0597517439,10027.527.0287F.Chance (5.9)F.Selee (93-60)
1903Chicago CubsNL13982561.594.5683rd of 88.0695599386,20527.028.02710F.Chance (5.7)F.Selee (82-56)
1902Chicago OrphansNL14368696.496.5345th of 834.0544505263,70026.827.63911J.Taylor (10.2)F.Selee (68-69)
1901Chicago OrphansNL14053861.381.4146th of 837.0578699205,07126.525.2257T.Hartsel (5.5)T.Loftus (53-86)
1900Chicago OrphansNL14665756.464.4246th of 819.0635751248,57727.927.73010C.Griffith (5.0)T.Loftus (65-75)
1899Chicago OrphansNL15275734.507.5288th of 1226.0812763352,13027.226.0259C.Griffith (5.0)T.Burns (75-73)
1898Chicago OrphansNL15285652.567.5904th of 1217.5828679424,35227.725.12512C.Griffith (10.5)T.Burns (85-65)
1897Chicago ColtsNL13859736.447.4679th of 1234.0832894327,16029.224.1219C.Griffith (5.0)C.Anson (59-73)
1896Chicago ColtsNL13271574.555.5065th of 1218.5815804317,50029.324.9228B.Dahlen (7.1)C.Anson (71-57)
1895Chicago ColtsNL13372583.554.5064th of 1215.0866854382,30028.828.62410C.Griffith (8.8)C.Anson (72-58)
1894Chicago ColtsNL13757755.432.4908th of 1234.010561080239,00027.326.6229C.Griffith (5.8)C.Anson (57-75)
1893Chicago ColtsNL12856711.441.4769th of 1229.0829874223,50026.525.33115W.McGill (5.5)C.Anson (56-71)
1892Chicago ColtsNL14770761.479.4337th of 1230.0635735109,06727.027.6217B.Hutchinson (9.0)C.Anson (70-76)
1891Chicago ColtsNL13782532.607.5602nd of 83.5832730181,43128.226.1217B.Hutchinson (9.9)C.Anson (82-53)
1890Chicago ColtsNL13983533.610.5912nd of 86.5847692102,53627.425.4279B.Hutchinson (7.8)C.Anson (83-53)
1889Chicago White StockingsNL13667654.508.5293rd of 819.086781427.224.1197C.Anson (6.4)C.Anson (67-65)
1888Chicago White StockingsNL13677581.570.5492nd of 89.073465926.922.32211C.Anson (6.9)C.Anson (77-58)
1887Chicago White StockingsNL12771506.587.5583rd of 86.581371626.723.71910J.Clarkson (15.1)C.Anson (71-50)
1886Chicago White StockingsNL12690342.726.7081st of 8--Lost WS (4-2)90055528.025.2155K.Kelly (7.3)C.Anson (90-34)
1885Chicago White StockingsNL11387251.777.7411st of 8--Tied in WS (3-3-1)83447027.524.0197J.Clarkson (13.0)C.Anson (87-25)
1884Chicago White StockingsNL11362501.554.6145th of 822.083464726.724.52114L.Corcoran (6.6)C.Anson (62-50)
1883Chicago White StockingsNL9859390.602.6032nd of 84.067954026.124.9115L.Corcoran (5.4)C.Anson (59-39)
1882Chicago White StockingsNL8455290.655.7281st of 8--60435325.724.1123L.Corcoran (5.8)C.Anson (55-29)
1881Chicago White StockingsNL8456280.667.6631st of 8--55038024.822.9123C.Anson (5.9)C.Anson (56-28)
1880Chicago White StockingsNL8667172.798.7251st of 8--53831723.921.2136L.Corcoran (6.9)C.Anson (67-17)
1879Chicago White StockingsNL8346334.582.5284th of 810.543741124.823.0162T.Larkin (4.9)C.Anson (41-21) and S.Flint (5-12)
1878Chicago White StockingsNL6130301.500.5524th of 611.037133126.221.8153T.Larkin (5.5)B.Ferguson (30-30)
1877Chicago White StockingsNL6026331.441.4895th of 615.536637525.424.2185G.Bradley (2.9)A.Spalding (26-33)
1876Chicago White StockingsNL6652140.788.8351st of 8--62425725.925.1115A.Spalding (10.0)A.Spalding (52-14)

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