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1947 Chicago Cubs  (1946)  (1948)
72-82, 5th in National League
Scored 741 runs, Allowed 733 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-76
Defensive Efficiency Rating: .704
Park Factor: Batting - 106 / Pitching - 106 (over 100 favors batters)
Pyth2 W-L: 78-76   (What is this?)

Actual W-L record in MLB: 69-85
Manager(s): Alan Boodman

Team Batting (ordered by runs created)    Glossary        Team Schedule and Splits            Photos
 Pos Player               Ag   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   RC  RC/27  Defense  Diff
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
 OF *Bill Nicholson       32  123  405   74  114  21   2  30   94   3   0   79   89  .281  .393  .565   95   8.5  4(0)e3    128  
 OF *Phil Cavarretta      30  122  434   75  160  19   3   7   67   7  10   48   36  .369  .427  .475   84   7.6  3(+5)e8   115  
 1B *Eddie Waitkus        27  126  497   80  165  21   2   9   54  15   6   35   27  .332  .372  .437   82   6.2  1e10       91  
 SS  Marty Marion         29  149  545   63  150  19   4   4   59   7   4   56   61  .275  .344  .347   64   4.1  1e16        5  
 3B  Peanuts Lowrey       28  126  440   59  128  17   4   6   56   4   4   51   28  .291  .364  .389   62   5.0  4e26       39  
 OF #Jim Russell          28  109  362   57   95  20  11   9   55   1   2   55   58  .262  .358  .453   59   5.6  2(+1)e9    87  
 OF  Andy Pafko           26  127  483   50  129  17   7   9   49   9   3   26   46  .267  .305  .387   54   3.9  3(-1)e6  -108  
 C   Clyde Kluttz         29   80  252   36   80  12   1  11   40   1   1   19   24  .317  .363  .504   46   7.0  3(-1)e7    77  
 C   Bob Scheffing        33   99  385   39  104  10   7   8   54   6   3   23   33  .270  .308  .395   45   4.1  3(+2)e7    27  
 2B  Don Johnson          35  120  420   50  118  21   1   1   42   3   3   14   55  .281  .304  .343   42   3.6  2e24       11  
 3B *Stan Hack            37   85  253   30   68   9   3   0   26   1   1   35   30  .269  .354  .328   32   4.4  2e26      -29  
 OF *Dom Dallessandro     33   91   93   18   34  10   3   1    8   0   1   28    8  .366  .504  .570   29  12.2  2(+2)e8   286  
 1B  Bert Haas            33   77  200   34   59   8   5   1   23   6   1   20   17  .295  .360  .400   28   5.2  3e23       45  
 OF  Cliff Aberson        25   73  146   16   37   4   3   3   17   0   0   17   40  .253  .343  .384   20   4.9  4(-3)e23  -92  
 2B  Ray Mack             30   36   86    9   15   5   0   1    7   0   0    3   22  .174  .200  .267    4   1.7  2e36     -178  
 PH  Don Lund             24   17   16    5    5   2   0   1    6   0   0    3    5  .312  .421  .625    4  11.1            -45  
 SS  Billy Jurges         39   21   30    5    6   3   0   1    4   0   0    6    9  .200  .324  .400    4   4.3  1e43       52  
 SS  Lennie Merullo       30    3    8    1    2   0   0   0    0   1   0    0    0  .250  .250  .250    0   1.2  3e40      -64  
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
             Average age: 30                                                                           762                   37

     * - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, otherwise bats right-handed

Team Pitching   Glossary

     Player               Ag  W   L   Pct   G   GS  CG  GF  SV  BS SHO   IP     H    R   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA   RC  RC/27  OPS
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
  P  Murry Dickson        30  15  11  .577  36  31   6   5   1   0   0  219.1  224  117  104  21   68  129  4.27  106   4.3   26  
  P *Frank Papish         29  14  10  .583  33  29   6   3   0   0   1  195.2  179   96   77  12   90   90  3.54   87   4.0   21  
  P *Johnny Schmitz       26  12  11  .522  37  30   3   5   1   0   0  205.1  211   91   79  12   93  110  3.46   99   4.3    0  
  P  Jesse Flores         32   9  10  .474  29  21   3   4   0   1   0  148.2  152   70   65  14   43   48  3.93   70   4.2    5  
  P  Doyle Lade           26   6   8  .429  40  22   1   9   1   0   0  161.0  168   91   74   9   75   63  4.14   81   4.6  -55  
  P  Hank Wyse            29   5  10  .333  40  19   3  10   1   0   2  154.2  153   67   56  11   65   68  3.26   76   4.4  -76  
  P *Russ Meers           28   3   4  .429  41   0   0  12   2   3   0   61.0   62   37   27   9   35   28  3.98   38   5.5   49  
  P  Ralph Hamner         30   2   1  .667  12   0   0  11   4   1   0   19.2   13    5    4   0   10   11  1.83    4   2.0 -153  
  P  Paul Erickson        31   2   7  .222  46   0   0  25   1   5   0   76.1   83   41   33   8   44   39  3.89   48   5.7  -18  
  P  Emil Kush            30   2   8  .200  70   0   0  44  18   7   0   99.1   97   79   71  15   61   59  6.43   60   5.4   81  
  P  Claude Passeau       38   1   1  .500  15   0   0   2   0   1   0   20.1   33   18   15   4   10   10  6.64   24  10.6  132  
  P  Bill Lee             37   1   1  .500  11   2   0   2   0   2   0   21.1   24   21   18   4   13   10  7.59   17   7.0   82  
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
             Average age: 29                                                                                      716          1

     * - throws left-handed, otherwise throws right-handed


Team Fielding   (completed seasons only)
 An asterisk after a player's name means his fielding stats are for multiple teams.

 Catchers              Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP  OSB OCS
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---
 Bob Scheffing         844  98  99  446   52   8   0  .984  50  31
 Clyde Kluttz          538  56  70  313   21   5   2  .985  15   8
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---

First Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Eddie Waitkus 1038 112 124 1163 112 8 133 .994 11.06 Bert Haas 341 42 42 349 33 3 44 .992 10.08 Peanuts Lowrey 3 0 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 Phil Cavarretta 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Second Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Don Johnson 1008 112 120 268 355 15 90 .976 5.56 Peanuts Lowrey 193 22 28 65 54 4 23 .967 5.54 Ray Mack 181 20 27 45 49 8 13 .922 4.67 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Third Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Peanuts Lowrey 770 90 95 90 179 19 16 .934 3.14 Stan Hack 611 64 81 65 183 14 22 .947 3.66 Don Johnson 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 Ray Mack 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Shortstop Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Marty Marion 1321 146 149 293 525 15 112 .982 5.57 Billy Jurges 46 5 7 5 22 2 4 .931 5.28 Lennie Merullo 16 3 3 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.81 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

 Left Field            Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP    RF
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----
 Bill Nicholson        908 112 112  195   13   2   0  .990  2.06
 Jim Russell           377  39  54  116    1   2   1  .983  2.79
 Dom Dallessandro       46   0  19    8    0   2   0  .800  1.58
 Andy Pafko             19   1   5    7    0   0   0 1.000  3.32
 Phil Cavarretta        12   1   2    2    0   0   0 1.000  1.50
 Cliff Aberson          11   1   3    0    0   0   0  .000  0.00
 Bert Haas               7   0   3    2    0   0   0 1.000  2.57
 Don Lund                2   0   1    0    0   0   0  .000  0.00
 Peanuts Lowrey          1   0   1    0    0   0   0  .000  0.00
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Center Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Andy Pafko 1026 114 116 281 21 4 0 .987 2.65 Jim Russell 296 33 34 85 5 1 0 .989 2.73 Dom Dallessandro 52 6 6 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.57 Don Lund 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 Bert Haas 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 6.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Right Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Phil Cavarretta 905 105 105 172 0 3 0 .983 1.71 Cliff Aberson 206 26 28 31 1 3 0 .914 1.40 Jim Russell 120 14 14 22 1 0 0 1.000 1.72 Dom Dallessandro 98 5 26 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.56 Bert Haas 23 2 6 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.78 Bill Nicholson 19 2 3 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.89 Andy Pafko 9 0 5 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.12 Peanuts Lowrey 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

1947 Draft


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