1928 Chicago Cubs season

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1928 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) William Wrigley Jr.
Manager(s) Joe McCarthy
Local radio WCFL
(John O'Hara)
WGN
(Bob Elson)
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The 1928 Chicago Cubs season was the 56th season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 53rd in the National League and the 13th at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished third in the National League with a record of 91–63. Future hall of famer Gabby Hartnett hit .302, with 14 home runs in 388 at-bats. He led the league with 103 assists.[1]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 95 59 -- .617
New York Giants 93 61 2 .604
Chicago Cubs 91 63 4 .591
Pittsburgh Pirates 85 67 9 .559
Cincinnati Reds 78 74 16 .513
Brooklyn Robins 77 76 17.5 .503
Boston Braves 50 103 44.5 .327
Philadelphia Phillies 43 109 51 .283

Roster[edit]

1928 Chicago Cubs
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

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
C Hartnett, GabbyGabby Hartnett 120 388 117 .302 14 57

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
González, MikeMike González 49 158 43 .272 1 21
Kelly, JoeJoe Kelly 32 52 11 .212 1 7
Moore, JohnnyJohnny Moore 4 4 0 .000 0 0
Jacobs, RayRay Jacobs 2 2 0 .000 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
Blake, SheriffSheriff Blake 34 240.2 17 11 2.47 78

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
Bush, GuyGuy Bush 42 204.1 15 6 3.83 61
Jones, PercyPercy Jones 39 154 10 6 4.03 41
Carlson, HalHal Carlson 20 56.1 3 2 5.91 11

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Holley, EdEd Holley 13 0 0 0 3.77 10

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Reading Keystones International League Harry Hinchman
AA Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Marty Krug

References[edit]

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