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1972 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 85-70 .548
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 685-567 + 118
Manager(s): Leo Durocher, Whitey Lockman
General Manager: John Holland
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,299,163 9/24
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Brian Vernoy (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Q.V. Lowe
First Base Coach: Ernie Banks
Hitting Coach: Hank Aguirre
Pitching Coach: Larry Jansen
Third Base Coach: Pete Reiser

#1 Draft Picks

Rick Monday (#1), Gene Hiser (#19)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9659.619--
8570.54811.0
8373.53213.5
7581.48121.5
7086.44926.5
5997.37837.5
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1972 Chicago Cubs. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1972 Chicago Cubs Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1CHNvs PHIL2-40-141117No124-2
    2CHNvs PHIW4-01-12515Yes1642 
    3CHN@ PITW6-42-1247Yes11284
    4CHN@ PITL2-52-23714No1.514131 
    5CHN@ PITL5-72-34817No21920-1
    6CHN@ NYNL0-22-451022No31922-3 
    7CHN@ NYNL2-82-651124No42737-10 
    8CHN@ NYNL6-72-651124No42737-10 
    9CHN@ HOUL2-32-761224No4.52940-11 
    10CHN@ HOUL4-52-861224No4.53345-12
    11CHN@ HOUL4-52-961224No5.53750-13 
    12CHNvs CINW10-83-961224No64758-11 
    13CHNvs CINL2-33-1061223No64961-12 
    14CHNvs CINW6-44-1061224No5.55565-10
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    15CHNvs ATLW12-15-1061123No5.567661 
    16CHNvs ATLW12-16-1061120No5.5796712 
    17CHNvs ATLW8-07-104715No5876720 
    18CHNvs HOUL0-37-114918No5877017 
    19CHNvs HOUW6-48-114817No4937419 
    20CHN@ CINW7-19-115814No41007525 
    21CHN@ CINW4-210-114612No41047727
    22CHN@ ATLW2-011-114612No41067729 
    23CHN@ ATLL1-211-124714No5.51077928 
    24CHN@ PHIL0-411-135814No6.51078324 
    25CHN@ PHIW8-112-135814No6.51158431 
    26CHN@ PHIW3-213-134713No6.51188632
    27CHN@ SLNW6-414-134713No6.51249034
    28CHN@ SLNL3-414-144712No7.51279433 
    29CHN@ SLNL2-314-154713No91299732 
    30CHN@ SLNW3-215-153612No91329933
    31CHNvs NYNW2-116-153612No813410034 
    32CHNvs NYNW5-117-153511Yes713910138 
    33CHNvs NYNL2-317-163511Yes814110437
    34CHNvs MONW5-318-163511Yes714610739
    35CHNvs MONW5-319-163511Yes715111041 
    36CHNvs MONL5-719-173511Yes715611739 
    37CHNvs MONW5-220-173510Yes716111942 
    38CHNvs SLNL0-120-183611No816112041 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    39CHNvs SLNW7-321-183611No816812345 
    40CHN@ SDNW2-122-183611No717012446
    41CHN@ SDNW8-323-183610No717812751 
    42CHN@ SDNW3-124-183610No618112853 
    43CHN@ LANL0-524-193610No718113348 
    44CHN@ LANW5-125-193610No618613452 
    45CHN@ LANL1-225-203610No618713651
    46CHN@ SFNW4-226-20358Yes5.519113853 
    47CHN@ SFNW4-027-21369No519614155 
    48CHN@ SFNL1-327-21369No519614155 
    49CHNvs SDNL3-427-223610No519914554
    50CHNvs SDNW12-928-223610No4.521115457
    51CHNvs SDNW10-129-22368No4.522115566 
    52CHNvs LANW4-030-22368No4.522515570 
    53CHNvs LANW7-231-22357Yes3.523215775
    54CHNvs LANW5-432-22357Yes323716176 
    55CHNvs SFNW7-633-22357Yes2.524416777 
    56CHNvs SFNW15-834-22345Yes225917584 
    57CHNvs SFNL0-434-23357Yes225917980 
    58CHNvs PITL2-434-24357Yes326118378
    59CHNvs PITL1-334-25357Yes426218676
    60CHNvs PITL2-934-26357Yes526419569
    61CHNvs PHIW11-135-26357Yes427519679 
    62CHNvs PHIW6-336-27358Yes3.528520679 
    63CHNvs PHIL4-736-27358Yes3.528520679
    64CHN@ SLNL4-836-28358Yes3.528921475 
    65CHN@ SLNL2-436-29358Yes4.529121873 
    66CHN@ PITW4-337-29358Yes3.529522174
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    67CHN@ PITL3-437-30358Yes4.529822573 
    68CHN@ PITL4-737-31359Yes5.530223270
    69CHN@ PITL2-337-32359Yes6.530423569 
    70CHN@ ATLL1-537-344611No730824365 
    71CHN@ ATLL3-337-344611No730824365 
    72CHN@ ATLW4-138-354610No7.531424767 
    73CHN@ ATLL2-338-354610No7.531424767 
    74CHN@ ATLL3-438-364712No8.531725166
    75CHN@ CINW2-139-364712No831925267
    76CHN@ CINL2-339-374712No932125566
    77CHN@ CINW5-041-374711No8.533626076 
    78CHN@ CINW10-541-374711No8.533626076 
    79CHNvs HOUL5-642-384610No835027179
    80CHNvs HOUW9-542-384610No835027179
    81CHNvs HOUL6-1042-394711No835628175
    82CHNvs HOUL2-742-404712No835828870 
    83CHNvs ATLW9-843-404712No836729671 
    84CHNvs ATLL2-443-414712No936930069 
    85CHNvs ATLW5-344-414712No9.537430371 
    86CHNvs CINL2-744-424712No10.537631066
    87CHNvs CINW2-145-424712No9.537831167 
    88CHNvs CINL1-645-434713No10.537931762 
    89CHN@ HOUW11-346-434712No9.539032070
    90CHN@ HOUL2-746-444712No9.539232765 
    91CHN@ HOUL5-646-454713No10.539733364 
    92CHN@ PHIW4-047-464713No10.540333667 
    93CHN@ PHIL2-347-464713No10.540333667 
    94CHN@ PHIL0-247-474713No11.540333865 
    95CHNvs SLNW3-248-474714No1140634066
    96CHNvs SLNW4-050-473611No10.541534471 
    97CHNvs SLNW5-450-473611No10.541534471
    98CHNvs SLNW4-051-47359Yes10.541934475 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    99CHN@ MONL2-351-483511Yes10.542134774 
    100CHN@ MONW5-452-48359Yes9.542635175
    101CHN@ MONL1-253-493610No1043035377 
    102CHN@ MONW3-053-493610No1043035377 
    103CHN@ NYNL1-653-503612No1043135972 
    104CHN@ NYNW3-254-503611No1043436173
    105CHN@ NYNL2-1254-513612No11.543637363 
    106CHNvs MONW6-555-513612No11.544237864
    107CHNvs MONL2-855-523613No11.544438658 
    108CHNvs MONW8-056-523612No1145238666 
    109CHNvs NYNW7-257-523611No1145938871 
    110CHNvs NYNL1-257-533612No1246039070
    111CHNvs NYNW7-458-533612No11.546739473
    112CHN@ SFNL5-758-543612No11.547240171
    113CHN@ SFNL9-1458-553612No12.548141566
    114CHN@ SFNW2-159-553612No11.548341667
    115CHN@ LANW5-060-553611No11.548841672 
    116CHN@ LANL2-460-563612No1249042070 
    117CHN@ LANW5-361-563612No12.549542372
    118CHN@ SDNL5-661-573612No1350042971 
    119CHN@ SDNW4-362-573612No1350443272 
    120CHN@ SDNW7-563-573610No1251143774
    121CHNvs SFNL2-1163-583611No12.551344865 
    122CHNvs SFNW10-964-58259Yes11.552345766 
    123CHNvs SFNW9-365-58259Yes10.553246072 
    124CHNvs LANW2-166-58259Yes1153446173 
    125CHNvs LANW9-867-58248Yes1154346974 
    126CHNvs LANL3-567-59259Yes11.554647472 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    127CHNvs SDNW14-368-59258Yes11.556047783
    128CHNvs SDNW8-069-59258Yes11.556847791 
    129CHNvs SDNL0-369-60258Yes12.556848088 
    130CHN@ NYNW2-070-61259Yes13.557248785 
    131CHN@ NYNL2-770-61259Yes13.557248785
    132CHN@ NYNW3-071-61258Yes1357548788 
    133CHN@ PITL0-471-62259Yes1457549184 
    134CHN@ PITW4-272-62259Yes1357949386 
    135CHN@ PHIW4-373-62248Yes13.558349687 
    136CHN@ PHIW7-474-62246Yes13.559050090
    137CHN@ PHIW5-375-62247Yes12.559550392
    138CHNvs PITL0-775-63246Yes13.559551085
    139CHNvs PITL4-675-64247Yes14.559951683
    140CHNvs PITL2-575-65248Yes15.560152180
    141CHNvs NYNW9-376-65248Yes14.561052486
    142CHNvs NYNW18-577-65248Yes13.562852999
    143CHNvs NYNW6-478-65248Yes12.5634533101
    144CHNvs MONL2-778-66247Yes1363654096 
    145CHNvs MONW6-279-66247Yes12642542100 
    146CHN@ SLNW2-081-66246Yes11.5659543116 
    147CHN@ SLNW15-181-66246Yes11.5659543116
    148CHN@ SLNL1-281-67247Yes11.5660545115 
    149CHN@ MONW6-082-67246Yes11.5666545121 
    150CHN@ MONW8-083-67246Yes11.5674545129 
    151CHNvs SLNL1-483-68247Yes11675549126 
    152CHNvs SLNL1-283-69248Yes12676551125 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    153CHNvs SLNW3-084-69248Yes11679551128
    154CHNvs PHIW4-385-69247Yes10.5683554129
    155CHNvs PHIL1-1185-70247Yes11.5684565119 
    156CHNvs PHIL1-285-71259Yes11.5685567118 


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