1993 Chicago Cubs season

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1993 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Tribune Company
General manager(s) Larry Himes
Manager(s) Jim Lefebvre
Local television WGN-TV/Superstation WGN
(Harry Caray, Steve Stone, Thom Brennaman)
Local radio WGN
(Thom Brennaman, Ron Santo, Harry Caray)
Stats ESPN.com
BB-reference
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The 1993 Chicago Cubs season was the 121st season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 118th in the National League and the 78th at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished fourth in the National League East with a record of 84–78.

Offseason[edit]

  • December 2, 1992: Steve Lake was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago Cubs.[1]
  • December 8, 1992: Dan Plesac was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago Cubs.[2]
  • December 9, 1992: Randy Myers signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago Cubs.[3]
  • December 18, 1992: Willie Wilson was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago Cubs.[4]
  • February 8, 1993: Steve Lyons was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago Cubs.[5]
  • March 28, 1993: Steve Lyons was released by the Chicago Cubs.[5]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL East W L Pct. GB Home Road
Philadelphia Phillies 97 65 0.599 52–29 45–36
Montreal Expos 94 68 0.580 3 55–26 39–42
St. Louis Cardinals 87 75 0.537 10 49–32 38–43
Chicago Cubs 84 78 0.519 13 43–38 41–40
Pittsburgh Pirates 75 87 0.463 22 40–41 35–46
Florida Marlins 64 98 0.395 33 35–46 29–52
New York Mets 59 103 0.364 38 28–53 31–50



Notable Transactions[edit]

  • June 1, 1993: Heathcliff Slocumb was traded by the Chicago Cubs to the Cleveland Indians for Jose Hernandez.[6]
  • June 3, 1993: Brooks Kieschnick was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 1st round (10th pick) of the 1993 amateur draft. Player signed July 22, 1993.[7]
  • June 3, 1993: Steve Rain was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 11th round of the 1993 amateur draft. Player signed July 5, 1993.[8]
  • July 30, 1993: Karl Rhodes was traded as part of a 3-team trade by the Kansas City Royals to the Chicago Cubs. The New York Yankees sent John Habyan to the Kansas City Royals. The Chicago Cubs sent Paul Assenmacher to the New York Yankees.[9]
  • August 19, 1993: Glenallen Hill was traded by the Cleveland Indians to the Chicago Cubs for Candy Maldonado.[10]

Roster[edit]

1993 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

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

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Iowa Cubs American Association Marv Foley
AA Orlando Cubs Southern League Tommy Jones
A Daytona Cubs Florida State League Bill Hayes
A Peoria Chiefs Midwest League Steve Roadcap
Short-Season A Geneva Cubs New York-Penn League Jerry Weinstein
Rookie Huntington Cubs Appalachian League Steve Kolinsky
Rookie GCL Cubs Gulf Coast League Butch Hughes

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Iowa[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Steve Lake Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/p/plesada01.shtml
  3. ^ Randy Myers Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  4. ^ Willie Wilson Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  5. ^ a b Steve Lyons Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  6. ^ Heathcliff Slocumb Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  7. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/k/kiescbr01.shtml
  8. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/r/rainst01.shtml
  9. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/r/rhodeka01.shtml
  10. ^ Glenallen Hill Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  11. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997