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1942 CHICAGO CUBS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  68-86   .442
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Jimmie Wilson
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  590,972
Playoffs: Season in progress

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Berry (37)
Youngest Player:  Marv Rickert (21)
Longest Tenure:  Stan Hack (11)
Top Hitter:  Bill Nicholson (2)
Top Pitcher:  Claude Passeau (4)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  77.63%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
St. Louis10648.688--
Brooklyn10450.6752.0
NY Giants8567.55920.0
Cincinnati7676.50029.0
Pittsburgh6681.44936.5
Chi Cubs6886.44238.0
Boston5989.39944.0
Philadelphia42109.27862.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
8Bill Nicholsonof227-MLB152588831732211217887680817.294.000.4760280--
6Stan Hack3b432-MLB14055391166363639994400102.300.000.4090226--
35Lennie Merulloss2925-MLB1435155313223323714354552214.256.000.3240167--
14,19Lou Novikoffof2826-MLB12848348145255764324283415.300.000.4160201--
44Phil Cavarretta1b-of2325UDFA: 1978MLB13648259130284354771421122.270.000.3630175--
15Lou Stringer2b4825-MLB1214064596105941331551108.236.000.3520143--
5Clyde McCulloughc-25-MLB1093373995221531725470109.282.000.3980134--
12Rip Russell1b-3b6127-MLB10230232739084101721066.242.000.3510106--
7Dom Dallessandroof-28-MLB962643069124443436180211.261.000.3830101--
16Jimmie Foxx1b5734UDFA: 1945MLB7020525428031912255009.205.000.288059--
4Charlie Gilbertof-22-MLB741791833630712524022.184.000.251045--
28Bobby Sturgeonss-2b-22-MLB6316284071072413122.247.000.302049--
9Chico Hernandezc-26-MLB47118627500701113011.229.000.271032--
13Claude Passeaup-33-MLB35105719102100026052.181.000.248026--
33Bob Scheffingc-28-MLB44102720302122711003.196.000.284029--
11Bill Leep-32-MLB326921120070713055.159.000.188013--
43Peanuts Lowreyof-24-MLB27584110014044020.190.000.241014--
17Hi Bithornp-26-MLB3857371001059010.123.000.14008--
16Babe Dahlgren1b-30-MLB17564121006042003.214.000.232013--
23Vern Olsenp-24-MLB3248491004052010.187.000.208010--
30,46Bill Flemingp-28-MLB33392200000013012.051.000.05102--
32Cy Block3b-23-MLB9336121104233001.364.000.455015--
19Lon Warnekep-33-MLB1532160001005022.187.000.18706--
25Jake Mootyp-29-MLB1928360002000011.214.000.21406--
31Johnny Schmitzp-21-MLB2326140000005020.154.000.15404--
46Marv Rickertof-21-MLB826570001015001.269.000.26907--
32Paul Ericksonp-26-MLB18210300010011000.143.000.14303--
48Whitey Plattof-21-MLB416110002003002.062.000.06201--
2Paul Gillespiec-21-MLB516340024012000.250.000.625100010--
45Hank Wysep-24-MLB48110001012020.125.000.12501--
2,43Marv Feldermanc-26-MLB36010000014000.167.000.16701--
21Dick Erricksonp-30-MLB135000000002000.000.000.00000--
45Ed Hanyzewskip-21-MLB65010002002000.200.000.20001--
40Tot Pressnellp-35-MLB273021003011000.667.0001.00010003--
22Emil Kushp-25-MLB11000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
13Claude Passeau433-MLB19142.68353424300278.128411683137489401.299.180.422.392.880.83----
11Bill Lee1832-MLB13133.85323018110219.2221999446775311.319.050.162.753.070.89----
17Hi Bithorn3026-MLB9143.68381690142171.1191937088165201.5910.030.424.253.411.25----
23Vern Olsen-24-MLB694.4932174191140.1161757065546311.5410.330.383.532.951.20----
30,46Bill Fleming5028-MLB563.0133144272134.1117514596359301.347.840.604.223.951.07----
19Lon Warneke1933-MLB572.271512813299.097332522128001.198.820.181.912.550.75----
31Johnny Schmitz5621-MLB373.432310106286.270413334551301.337.270.314.675.300.88----
25Jake Mooty4529-MLB254.701910105184.1894844114428421.589.501.174.702.991.57----
32Paul Erickson-26-MLB165.43187106063.070403844126201.7610.000.575.863.711.58----
40Tot Pressnell3735-MLB115.492700018439.1402824559201.149.151.141.142.060.56----
45Hank Wyse-24-MLB211.9344110028.033106168001.3910.610.321.932.570.75----
21Dick Errickson4930-MLB114.13130008024.0391211189101.9614.630.383.003.380.89----
45Ed Hanyzewski-21-MLB113.7961002019.01798286001.328.050.953.792.841.33----
30Jesse Flores-27-MLB013.384000105.1552126001.318.441.693.3810.130.33----
14Vallie Eaves-30-MLB009.002000103.0433020002.0012.000.006.000.00------
31Joe Berry-37-MLB0018.002000102.0744021004.5031.500.009.004.502.00----
22Emil Kush-25-MLB000.001000102.0100011001.004.500.004.504.501.00----
21Bob Bowman-31-MLB000.001000101.0100000001.009.000.000.000.00------
Totals: (35 players)68863.6015415471983141,4011447667560755255072741.349.300.453.373.261.04-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Clyde McCulloughC9738661910.9800.00 
Chico HernandezC431401740.9750.00 
Bob ScheffingC321221626.9860.00 
Paul GillespieC4132001.0000.00 
Marv FeldermanC282001.0000.00 
Jimmie FoxxC120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Phil Cavarretta1B6156744548.9920.00 
Jimmie Foxx1B5248924932.9830.00 
Rip Russell1B3532813930.9740.00 
Babe Dahlgren1B141361027.9860.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lou Stringer2B1132683432959.9550.00 
Bobby Sturgeon2B326999218.9880.00 
Rip Russell2B245169410.9680.00 
Cy Block2B123011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Stan Hack3B1391542611521.9650.00 
Rip Russell3B106810.9330.00 
Cy Block3B8101221.9170.00 
Bobby Sturgeon3B210001.0000.00 
Lou Stringer3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lennie MerulloSS1432994384280.9460.00 
Bobby SturgeonSS294364215.9820.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill NicholsonOF1513271852.9860.00 
Lou NovikoffOF1202321192.9640.00 
Phil CavarrettaOF70177521.9890.00 
Dom DallessandroOF66134621.9860.00 
Charlie GilbertOF4799622.9810.00 
Peanuts LowreyOF1943211.9780.00 
Marv RickertOF6181001.0000.00 
Whitey PlattOF471001.0000.00 
Rip RussellOF370001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hi BithornP3817153523.9522.10 
Claude PasseauP352781261091.0002.36 
Bill FlemingP3313452422.9351.95 
Bill LeeP32219105522.9702.67 
Vern OlsenP32140837011.0002.89 
Tot PressnellP273927001.0002.07 
Johnny SchmitzP238653812.9774.49 
Jake MootyP198432220.9262.68 
Paul EricksonP1863512021.0002.43 
Lon WarnekeP1599820001.0002.55 
Dick ErricksonP132419011.0003.75 
Ed HanyzewskiP61915001.0002.84 
Jesse FloresP450210.6673.53 
Hank WyseP42805011.0001.61 
Joe BerryP2201001.0004.50 
Vallie EavesP230010.0000.00 
Bob BowmanP110000.0000.00 
Emil KushP1202001.0009.00 


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