1965 Chicago Cubs season

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1965 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Philip K. Wrigley
Manager(s) Bob Kennedy, Lou Klein
Local television WGN-TV
(Jack Brickhouse, Lloyd Pettit)
Local radio WGN
(Vince Lloyd, Lou Boudreau)
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The 1965 Chicago Cubs season was the 93rd season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 90th in the National League and the 50th at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished eighth in the National League with a record of 72–90.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
Los Angeles Dodgers 97 65 -- .599
San Francisco Giants 95 67 2 .586
Pittsburgh Pirates 90 72 7 .556
Cincinnati Reds 89 73 8 .549
Milwaukee Braves 86 76 11 .531
Philadelphia Phillies 85 76 11.5 .528
St. Louis Cardinals 80 81 16.5 .497
Chicago Cubs 72 90 25 .444
Houston Astros 65 97 32 .401
New York Mets 50 112 47 .309

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1965 Chicago Cubs
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Head Coach

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
LF Altman, GeorgeGeorge Altman 90 196 46 .235 4 23
RF Williams, BillyBilly Williams 164 645 203 .315 34 108

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
Krug, ChrisChris Krug 60 169 34 .201 5 24
Gabrielson, LenLen Gabrielson 28 48 12 .250 3 5

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

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

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
Abernathy, TedTed Abernathy 84 4 6 31 2.57 104
Baumann, FrankFrank Baumann 4 0 1 0 7.36 2

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Salt Lake City Bees Pacific Coast League Stan Hack
AA Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs Texas League Whitey Lockman
A Quincy Cubs Midwest League Walt Dixon
A Wenatchee Chiefs Northwest League Les Peden
Short-Season A Duluth-Superior Dukes Northern League Doc Daugherty
Rookie Treasure Valley Cubs Pioneer League George Freese

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Treasure Valley

Duluth-Superior affiliation shared with Detroit Tigers

Notes[edit]

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