1967 Chicago Cubs season

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1967 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Philip K. Wrigley
Manager(s) Leo Durocher
Local television WGN-TV
(Jack Brickhouse, Vince Lloyd)
Local radio WGN
(Vince Lloyd, Lou Boudreau)
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The 1967 Chicago Cubs season was the 95th season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 92nd in the National League and the 52nd at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished third in the National League with a record of 87–74, fourteen games behind the NL and World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 101 60 -- .627
San Francisco Giants 91 71 10.5 .562
Chicago Cubs 87 74 14 .540
Cincinnati Reds 87 75 14.5 .537
Philadelphia Phillies 82 80 19.5 .506
Pittsburgh Pirates 81 81 20.5 .500
Atlanta Braves 77 85 24.5 .475
Los Angeles Dodgers 73 89 28.5 .451
Houston Astros 69 93 32.5 .426
New York Mets 61 101 40.5 .377

Notable transactions[edit]

  • May 20, 1967: Joey Amalfitano was signed as a free agent by the Cubs.[1]
  • July 6, 1967: Joey Amalfitano was released by the Cubs.[1]
  • July 24, 1967: Bob Shaw was purchased by the Cubs from the New York Mets.[5]
  • September 19, 1967: Bob Shaw was released by the Cubs.[5]

Roster[edit]

1967 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
LF Williams, BillyBilly Williams 162 634 176 .278 28 84

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
Stephenson, JohnJohn Stephenson 18 49 11 .224 0 5
Amalfitano, JoeyJoey Amalfitano 4 1 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
Culp, RayRay Culp 30 152.2 8 11 3.89 111
Calmus, DickDick Calmus 1 4.1 0 0 8.31 1

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
Shaw, BobBob Shaw 9 22.1 0 2 6.04 7

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

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Tacoma Cubs Pacific Coast League Whitey Lockman
AA Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs Texas League Jo-Jo White
A Lodi Crushers California League Walt Dixon
A Quincy Cubs Midwest League Harry Bright
A Duluth-Superior Dukes Northern League Ira Hutchinson
Rookie Caldwell Cubs Pioneer League George Freese

Duluth-Superior affiliation shared with Chicago White Sox

Notes[edit]

References[edit]