1934 Chicago Cubs season

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1934 Chicago Cubs
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Philip K. Wrigley
Manager(s) Charlie Grimm
Local radio WGN
(Bob Elson)
WBBM
(Pat Flanagan)
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The 1934 Chicago Cubs season was the 63rd season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 59th in the National League and the 19th at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished third in the National League with a record of 86–65.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 95 58 0.621 48–29 47–29
New York Giants 93 60 0.608 2 49–26 44–34
Chicago Cubs 86 65 0.570 8 47–30 39–35
Boston Braves 78 73 0.517 16 40–35 38–38
Pittsburgh Pirates 74 76 0.493 19½ 45–32 29–44
Brooklyn Dodgers 71 81 0.467 23½ 43–33 28–48
Philadelphia Phillies 56 93 0.376 37 35–36 21–57
Cincinnati Reds 52 99 0.344 42 30–47 22–52

Record vs. opponents[edit]

1934 National League Records

Sources:

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]

Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 16–6–1 12–10 15–7 7–15 14–8 9–11 5–16
Brooklyn 6–16–1 8–12 13–9 8–14 13–9 16–6 7–15
Chicago 10–12 12–8 14–8 11–10 13–9 14–8–1 12–10
Cincinnati 7–15 9–13 8–14 6–16 9–10 7–15 6–16–1
New York 15–7 14–8 10–11 16–6 15–7 14–8 9–13
Philadelphia 8–14 9–13 9–13 10–9 7–15 7–13 6–16
Pittsburgh 11–9 6–16 8–14–1 15–7 8–14 13–7 13–9
St. Louis 16–5 15–7 10–12 16–6–1 13–9 16–6 9–13


Roster[edit]

1934 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
C Hartnett, GabbyGabby Hartnett 130 438 131 .299 22 90
1B Grimm, CharlieCharlie Grimm 75 267 79 .296 5 47
2B Herman, BillyBilly Herman 113 456 138 .303 3 42
3B Hack, StanStan Hack 111 402 116 .289 1 21
SS Jurges, BillyBilly Jurges 100 358 88 .246 8 33
OF Cuyler, KikiKiki Cuyler 142 559 189 .338 6 69
OF Herman, BabeBabe Herman 125 467 142 .304 14 84
OF Klein, ChuckChuck Klein 115 435 131 .301 20 80

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, RiggsRiggs Stephenson 38 74 16 .216 0 7
Phelps, BabeBabe Phelps 44 70 20 .286 2 12
Cavarretta, PhilPhil Cavarretta 7 21 8 .381 1 6

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
Lee, BillBill Lee 35 214.1 13 14 3.40 104
Weaver, JimJim Weaver 27 159 11 9 3.91 98

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
Bush, GuyGuy Bush 40 209.1 18 10 3.83 75
Malone, PatPat Malone 34 191 14 7 3.53 111
Root, CharlieCharlie Root 34 117.2 4 7 4.28 46
Nelson, LynnLynn Nelson 2 1 0 1 36.00 0

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
Joiner, RoyRoy Joiner 20 0 1 0 8.21 9
Ward, DickDick Ward 3 0 0 0 3.00 1

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Jack Lelivelt
C Ponca City Angels Western Association Roy Johnson

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Los Angeles[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

References[edit]