2006 Chicago Cubs season

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2006 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Tribune Company
Manager(s) Dusty Baker
Local television CSN Chicago
Superstation WGN
WCIU-TV
(Len Kasper, Bob Brenly)
Local radio WGN
(Pat Hughes, Ron Santo)
Stats ESPN.com
BB-reference
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The 2006 Chicago Cubs season was the 134th season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 131st in the National League and the 91st at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished with a record of 66–96 in last place of the National League Central Division. Chicago was managed by Dusty Baker.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL Central W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 83 78 .516
Houston Astros 82 80 .506
Cincinnati Reds 80 82 .494
Milwaukee Brewers 75 87 .463
Pittsburgh Pirates 67 95 16½ .414
Chicago Cubs 66 96 17½ .407

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

2006 Chicago Cubs
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

Game log[edit]

2006 game log
  • April 4 vs brewers cubs win cubs 1-0
  • April 5 vs brewers cubs loss cubs 1-1
  • April 6 vs brewers cubs loss cubs 1-2
  • April 8 vs marlins cubs win cubs 2-2
  • April 9 vs marlins cubs loss cubs 2-3
  • April 10 vs marlins cubs win cubs 3-3
  • April 11 vs rockies win cubs 4-3
  • April 12 vs rockies loss cubs 4-4
  • April 13 vs rockies win cubs 5-4
  • April 14 vs rockies win cubs 6-4
  • April 15 vs giants win cubs 7-4
  • April 16 vs giants loss cubs 7-5
  • April 17 vs giants loss cubs 7-6
  • April 19 vs philles win cubs 8-6
  • April 20 vs philles loss cubs 8-7
  • April 21 vs philles loss cubs 8-8
  • April 22 vs dodgers won cubs 9-8
  • April 23 vs dodgers won cubs 10-8
  • April 24 vs dodgers won cubs 11-8
  • April 25 vs reds won cubs 12-8
  • April 26 vs reds loss cubs 12-9
  • April 27 vs reds loss cubs 12-10
  • April 29 vs braves win cubs 13-10
  • April 30 vs braves loss cubs 13-11
  • May 1 vs braves loss cubs 13-12
  • May 3 vs royals win cubs 14-12
  • May 4 vs royals loss cubs 14-13
  • May 5 vs royals won cubs 15-13
  • May 6 vs rockies won cubs 16-13
  • May 7 vs rockies loss

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
CF Juan Pierre 162 699 204 .292 3 40
3B Aramis Ramírez 157 593 173 .291 38 119
SS Ronny Cedeño 151 534 131 .245 6 41
RF Jacque Jones 149 533 152 .285 27 81
LF Matt Murton 144 455 135 .297 13 62
C Michael Barrett 107 375 115 .307 16 53

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
José Reyes 4 5 1 .200 0 2

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
Carlos Zambrano 33 214 16 7 3.41 210
Sean Marshall 24 125.2 6 9 5.59 77
Greg Maddux 22 136.1 9 11 4.69 81
Rich Hill 17 99.1 6 7 4.17 90
Juan Mateo 11 45.2 1 3 5.32 35
Mark Prior 9 43.2 1 6 7.21 38
Wade Miller 5 21.2 0 2 4.57 20
Kerry Wood 4 19.2 1 2 4.12 13
Ryan O'Malley 2 12.2 1 1 2.13 4

Other pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Carlos Mármol 19 77 5 7 6.08 59
Ángel Guzmán 15 56 0 6 7.39 60
Glendon Rusch 25 66.1 3 8 7.46 59
Jerome Williams 5 12.1 0 2 7.30 5

Relief pitchers[edit]

Player G W L SV ERA SO

External links[edit]

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Iowa Cubs Pacific Coast League Mike Quade and Bobby Dickerson
AA West Tenn Diamond Jaxx Southern League Bobby Dickerson and Pat Listach
A Daytona Cubs Florida State League Don Buford and Buddy Bailey
A Peoria Chiefs Midwest League Jody Davis
Short-Season A Boise Hawks Northwest League Steve McFarland
Rookie AZL Cubs Arizona League Carmelo Martínez

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References[edit]

  • Game Logs:
Chicago Cubs Game Log 1st Half on ESPN.com
Chicago Cubs Game Log 2nd Half on ESPN.com
  1. ^ Juan Pierre Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ Jacque Jones Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  3. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/draft/?franch_ID=CHC&year_ID=2006&draft_type=junreg
  4. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007