1907 Chicago Cubs season

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1907 Chicago Cubs
1907 World Series Champions
1907 National League Champions
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Owner(s) Charles Murphy
Manager(s) Frank Chance
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The 1907 Chicago Cubs season was a season in American baseball. It was the first season that the Chicago Cubs became the franchise's name officially. The team finished in first place in the National League with a record of 107-45, 17 games ahead of the Pittsburgh Pirates. It was their second straight NL pennant. The Cubs faced the Detroit Tigers in the 1907 World Series, which they won four games to none (with one tie) for their first World Series victory.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago Cubs 107 45 0.704 54–19 53–26
Pittsburgh Pirates 91 63 0.591 17 47–29 44–34
Philadelphia Phillies 83 64 0.565 21½ 45–30 38–34
New York Giants 82 71 0.536 25½ 45–30 37–41
Brooklyn Superbas 65 83 0.439 40 37–38 28–45
Cincinnati Reds 66 87 0.431 41½ 43–36 23–51
Boston Doves 58 90 0.392 47 31–42 27–48
St. Louis Cardinals 52 101 0.340 55½ 31–47 21–54


Roster[edit]

1907 Chicago Cubs roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
1B Chance, FrankFrank Chance 111 382 112 .293 1 49

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Durbin, KidKid Durbin 11 18 6 .333 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Overall, OrvalOrval Overall 36 268.1 23 7 1.68 141
Brown, MordecaiMordecai Brown 34 233 20 6 1.39 107
Lundgren, CarlCarl Lundgren 28 207 18 7 1.17 84
Pfiester, JackJack Pfiester 30 195 14 9 1.15 90
Reulbach, EdEd Reulbach 27 192 17 4 1.69 96
Fraser, ChickChick Fraser 22 138.1 8 5 3.29 41
Taylor, JackJack Taylor 18 123 7 5 1.39 22

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Durbin, KidKid Durbin 5 16.2 0 1 5.40 5

1907 World Series[edit]

NL Chicago Cubs (4) vs AL Detroit Tigers (0)

Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Tigers - 3, Cubs - 3 (12 innings) October 8 West Side Park 24,377
2 Tigers - 1, Cubs - 3 October 9 West Side Park 21,901
3 Tigers - 1, Cubs - 5 October 10 West Side Park 13,114
4 Cubs - 6, Tigers - 1 October 11 Bennett Park 11,306
5 Cubs - 2, Tigers - 1 October 12 Bennett Park 7,370

References[edit]

Preceded by
Chicago Cubs
1906
National League Championship Season
1907
Succeeded by
Chicago Cubs
1908