1943 Chicago Cubs season

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1943 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Philip K. Wrigley
Manager(s) Jimmie Wilson
Local radio WGN
(Jack Brickhouse, Dick Enroth)
WCFL
(Hal Totten)
WJJD
(Bert Wilson, Pat Flanagan)
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The 1943 Chicago Cubs season was the 71st season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 68th in the National League and the 28th at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished fifth in the National League with a record of 74–79.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 105 49 -- .682
Cincinnati Reds 87 67 18 .565
Brooklyn Dodgers 81 72 23.5 .529
Pittsburgh Pirates 80 74 25 .519
Chicago Cubs 74 79 30.5 .484
Boston Braves 68 85 36.5 .444
Philadelphia Phillies 64 90 41 .416
New York Giants 55 98 49.5 .359

Roster[edit]

1943 Chicago Cubs
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders 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

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
Hernández, ChicoChico Hernández 43 126 34 .270 0 9
Johnson, DonDon Johnson 10 42 8 .190 0 1

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
Bithorn, HiHi Bithorn 39 249.2 18 12 2.60 86
Derringer, PaulPaul Derringer 32 174 10 14 3.57 75
Lee, BillBill Lee 13 78.1 3 7 3.56 18

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
Barrett, DickDick Barrett 15 45 0 4 4.80 20
Erickson, PaulPaul Erickson 15 42.2 1 3 6.12 24
Signer, WalterWalter Signer 4 25 2 1 2.88 5
Alderson, DaleDale Alderson 4 14 0 1 6.43 4

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
Burrows, JohnJohn Burrows 23 0 2 2 3.86 18
Mooty, JakeJake Mooty 2 0 0 0 0.00 1

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Bill Sweeney
B Portsmouth Cubs Piedmont League Milt Stock
D Erwin Aces Appalachian League Jim Poole
D Lockport Cubs PONY League Roy Johnson

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Erwin[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997

References[edit]