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1989 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 93-69 .574
Rank: 1st in National League East
Run Differential: 702-623 + 79
Manager(s): Don Zimmer
General Manager: Jim Frey
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Payroll: $ 10,165,500 20/26
Attendance: 2,491,942 9/26
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Giants)
Top Draft Pick: Earl Cunningham (#8) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Larry Cox
First Base Coach: Jose Martinez
Hitting Coach: Joe Altobelli
Pitching Coach: Dick Pole
Third Base Coach: Chuck Cottier

#1 Draft Picks

Shawon Dunston (#1), Rick Sutcliffe (#21), Calvin Schiraldi (#27)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9369.574--
8775.5376.0
8676.5317.0
8181.50012.0
7488.45719.0
6795.41426.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1989 Chicago Cubs. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1989 Chicago Cubs Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1CHNvs PHIW5-41-01212Yes--541
    2CHNvs PHIL4-121-11916Yes--916-7
    3CHNvs PHIL3-81-251217No11224-12 
    4CHNvs PITW6-52-23813Yes11829-11
    5CHNvs PITW5-33-23511Yes12332-9
    6CHNvs PITW8-34-2118Yes--3135-4 
    7CHNvs SLNW5-45-2115Yes--3639-3
    8CHNvs SLNW3-26-2113Yes--3941-2
    9CHN@ PHIW6-47-2112Yes--45450
    10CHN@ PHIW5-38-2112Yes--50482
    11CHN@ MONL1-28-3112Yes--51501
    12CHN@ MONL2-118-4112Yes--5361-8 
    13CHN@ MONL2-38-5113Yes--5564-9
    14CHN@ NYNL3-48-6126Yes--5868-10
    15CHN@ NYNW8-49-6114Yes--6672-6
    16CHN@ NYNL1-39-7126Yes--6775-8
    17CHN@ NYNL2-49-8128Yes--6979-10 
    18CHNvs LANL0-49-92715No0.56983-14 
    19CHNvs LANL1-39-105916No17086-16
    20CHNvs LANW1-010-103814No0.57186-15 
    21CHNvs SDNW3-111-10359Yes0.57487-13
    22CHNvs SDNL4-511-114711No1.57892-14
    23CHNvs SDNW7-312-114610No1.58595-10 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    24CHN@ SFNW4-313-11348Yes1.58998-9
    25CHN@ SFNL0-413-124611No1.589102-13
    26CHN@ SDNW5-414-12459Yes0.594106-12
    27CHN@ SDNW4-015-12348Yes0.598106-8 
    28CHN@ LANW4-216-12337Yes0.5102108-6
    29CHN@ LANL0-316-13348Yes1102111-9
    30CHN@ LANW4-217-13226Yes--106113-7
    31CHNvs SFNL2-417-14347Yes0.5108117-9
    32CHNvs SFNL3-417-15358Yes1.5111121-10
    33CHNvs HOUL1-317-163511Yes2112124-12 
    34CHNvs HOUL0-117-174612No2.5112125-13
    35CHNvs HOUL1-517-184714No3.5113130-17 
    36CHNvs ATLW4-018-184612No2.5117130-13 
    37CHNvs ATLW4-319-183510Yes2121133-12
    38CHNvs ATLW4-020-18248Yes1125133-8 
    39CHN@ CINW8-221-18237Yes1.5133135-2 
    40CHN@ CINW7-322-18227Yes0.51401382
    41CHN@ CINL2-722-19258Yes0.5142145-3 
    42CHN@ HOUW5-323-19238Yes--147148-1
    43CHN@ HOUW5-424-19127Yes--1521520
    44CHN@ HOUW3-125-19125Yes--1551532
    45CHNvs CINL8-1025-20126Yes--1631630 
    46CHNvs CINW5-326-20126Yes--1681662 
    47CHNvs CINW6-127-20115Yes--1741677 
    48CHN@ ATLL1-227-21126Yes--1751696
    49CHN@ ATLW3-228-21125Yes--1781717
    50CHN@ ATLL2-328-22125Yes--1801746
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    51CHN@ SLNW5-229-22125Yes--1851769
    52CHN@ SLNL5-629-23137Yes--1901828 
    53CHN@ SLNW11-330-23137Yes--20118516 
    54CHNvs NYNW15-331-23126Yes--21618828 
    55CHNvs NYNW8-432-23113Yes--22419232 
    56CHNvs NYNL5-1032-24115Yes--22920227
    57CHNvs NYNW5-433-24114Yes--23420628 
    58CHNvs SLNL0-133-25137Yes--23420727
    59CHNvs SLNL0-633-26148Yes--23421321 
    60CHNvs SLNL7-1033-27148Yes--24122318 
    61CHNvs SLNW10-334-27147Yes--25122625 
    62CHN@ NYNW4-235-27147Yes--25522827
    63CHN@ NYNL0-235-28148Yes--25523025
    64CHN@ NYNL3-435-29149Yes--25823424 
    65CHN@ MONL5-835-302510Yes0.526324221
    66CHN@ MONW3-236-30148Yes--26624422
    67CHN@ MONW5-437-30137Yes--27124823
    68CHN@ PITW5-438-30126Yes--27625224
    69CHN@ PITW1-039-30126Yes--27725225
    70CHN@ PITW8-040-30125Yes--28525233 
    71CHNvs MONL1-540-31126Yes--28625729
    72CHNvs MONL0-540-32138Yes--28626224 
    73CHNvs MONL0-540-33249Yes--28626719 
    74CHNvs PITL1-240-343510Yes0.528726918 
    75CHNvs PITL4-540-353611No1.529127417
    76CHNvs PITL1-340-363611No2.529227715
    77CHN@ SFNL2-1240-373611No2.52942895 
    78CHN@ SFNW6-441-373510Yes2.53002937
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    79CHN@ SFNW3-242-37249Yes1.53032958
    80CHN@ SFNL3-442-383510Yes2.53062997
    81CHNvs SDNW5-143-383510Yes231130011
    82CHNvs SDNW5-344-38248Yes231630313
    83CHNvs SDNW7-345-38248Yes1.532330617
    84CHNvs LANW6-446-38248Yes1.532931019
    85CHNvs LANL2-846-39249Yes1.533131813 
    86CHNvs LANW11-447-39248Yes1.534232220 
    87CHN@ SDNW7-348-39248Yes1.534932524
    88CHN@ SDNL4-748-40248Yes2.535333221
    89CHN@ SDNL2-348-414610No2.535533520 
    90CHN@ SDNL3-448-424611No3.535833919
    91CHN@ LANW6-349-42248Yes3.536434222
    92CHN@ LANL1-449-43249Yes3.536534619 
    93CHN@ LANW4-050-43248Yes2.536934623 
    94CHNvs SFNW4-351-43248Yes2.537334924 
    95CHNvs SFNL3-451-443510Yes3.537635323
    96CHNvs SFNW5-252-443510Yes3.538135526
    97CHNvs SFNW9-553-443510Yes3.539036030 
    98CHN@ SLNW3-254-44358Yes3.539336231
    99CHN@ SLNW4-255-44246Yes3.539736433
    100CHN@ SLNL0-255-45246Yes3.539736631
    101CHNvs NYNW6-556-45246Yes2.540337132
    102CHNvs NYNW10-357-45246Yes2.541337439 
    103CHNvs NYNW6-458-45246Yes1.541937841 
    104CHN@ PHIW10-259-46246Yes243338746 
    105CHN@ PHIL4-759-46246Yes243338746
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    106CHN@ PHIW4-160-46246Yes243738849
    107CHN@ PHIL0-660-47246Yes343739443 
    108CHN@ PHIW2-061-47235Yes243939445
    109CHN@ PITW3-262-47235Yes144239646
    110CHN@ PITW4-263-47125Yes--44639848
    111CHN@ PITL4-563-48125Yes--45040347 
    112CHNvs MONW5-264-48114Yes--45540550 
    113CHNvs MONW4-265-48113Yes--45940752
    114CHNvs MONW3-066-48113Yes--46240755
    115CHNvs PHIL13-1666-49114Yes--47542352 
    116CHNvs PHIW9-267-49114Yes--48442559 
    117CHNvs PHIW9-768-49113Yes--49343261
    118CHNvs PHIL3-568-50113Yes--49643759 
    119CHN@ CINW5-269-50113Yes--50143962 
    120CHN@ CINW5-170-50113Yes--50644066 
    121CHN@ CINW3-271-50113Yes--50944267
    122CHN@ HOUL5-671-51113Yes--51444866 
    123CHN@ HOUL4-871-52113Yes--51845662 
    124CHN@ HOUL4-871-53114Yes--52246458 
    125CHNvs CINL5-671-54115Yes--52747057
    126CHNvs CINL2-771-55125Yes--52947752 
    127CHNvs CINL5-871-56125Yes--53448549 
    128CHNvs ATLW4-372-56125Yes--53848850 
    129CHNvs ATLL3-572-57125Yes--54149348
    130CHNvs ATLW3-273-57125Yes--54449549 
    131CHNvs HOUW6-174-57115Yes--55049654 
    132CHNvs HOUW10-975-57114Yes--56050555 
    133CHNvs HOUL4-875-58115Yes--56451351 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    134CHN@ ATLL1-575-59125Yes--56551847
    135CHN@ ATLW10-376-59125Yes--57552154 
    136CHN@ ATLL5-876-60125Yes--58052951
    137CHN@ NYNW7-377-60125Yes--58753255
    138CHN@ NYNL2-377-61125Yes--58953554 
    139CHN@ PHIL1-977-62136Yes--59054446 
    140CHN@ PHIW6-278-62125Yes--59654650 
    141CHNvs SLNL8-1178-63136Yes--60455747
    142CHNvs SLNW3-279-63125Yes--60755948 
    143CHNvs SLNW4-180-63125Yes--61156051
    144CHNvs MONW4-381-63125Yes--61556352
    145CHNvs MONW2-082-63125Yes--61756354 
    146CHNvs MONW3-183-63125Yes--62056456
    147CHN@ PITW7-284-63125Yes--62756661 
    148CHN@ PITL6-884-64125Yes--63357459 
    149CHN@ PITL0-284-65125Yes--63357657 
    150CHNvs NYNW10-685-65125Yes--64358261
    151CHNvs NYNL2-585-66125Yes--64558758
    152CHNvs PHIL8-985-67125Yes--65359657
    153CHNvs PHIW9-186-67125Yes--66259765 
    154CHNvs PITW4-287-67125Yes--66659967
    155CHNvs PITW3-288-67124Yes--66960168 
    156CHNvs PITW4-289-67125Yes--67360370
    157CHN@ MONL3-489-68125Yes--67660769 
    158CHN@ MONW3-290-68124Yes--67960970
    159CHN@ MONW7-291-68114Yes--68661175
    160CHN@ SLNL5-791-69123Yes--69161873
    161CHN@ SLNW6-492-69112Yes--69762275
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    162CHN@ SLNW5-193-69112Yes--70262379 


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