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1943 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 74-79
Finished 5th in the NL
Attendance: 568,201, Avg. 9,470
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Manager: Jimmie Wilson (74-79)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1943 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1943 Chicago Cubs Roster

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1943 season with a record of 74 wins and 79 losses, finishing fifth in the NL.

The Cubs scored 632 runs and allowed 600 runs. Bill Nicholson led Chicago with 29 home runs and accounted for 128 RBI, while leading all regular hitters with a .309 average. Hi Bithorn topped the team with 18 wins, and Claude Passeau also added 15 or more wins also Ed Hanyzewski recorded a 2.56 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Jimmie Wilson coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 627
Regular Season Runs Against: 597

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 21, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 22, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 24, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 2-1 0-0 2-1
April 25, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 2-2 0-0 2-2
April 27, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 2-2 0-1 2-3
April 28, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 2-2 1-1 3-3
April 29, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 2-2 1-2 3-4
May 1, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 L 2-2 1-3 3-5
May 2, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 2-2 1-4 3-6
May 2, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 2-2 1-5 3-7
May 4, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 11 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 2-3 1-5 3-8
May 5, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 3-3 1-5 4-8
May 6, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 4-3 1-5 5-8
May 7, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 5 L 4-3 1-6 5-9
May 8, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at Cincinnati Reds 6 L 4-3 1-7 5-10
May 9, 1943 Chicago Cubs 13 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 4-3 2-7 6-10
May 9, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 3 W 4-3 3-7 7-10
May 13, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 7 L 4-3 3-8 7-11
May 14, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Giants 3 L 4-3 3-9 7-12
May 15, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 13 L 4-3 3-10 7-13
May 16, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 L 4-3 3-11 7-14
May 16, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 L 4-3 3-12 7-15
May 17, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 8 L 4-3 3-13 7-16
May 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 5 L 4-3 3-14 7-17
May 20, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 3 L 4-3 3-15 7-18
May 20, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 2 L 4-3 3-16 7-19
May 23, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Boston Braves 1 W 4-3 4-16 8-19
May 23, 1943 Chicago Cubs 1 at Boston Braves 0 W 4-3 5-16 9-19
May 26, 1943 New York Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 4-4 5-16 9-20
May 27, 1943 New York Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 4-5 5-16 9-21
May 28, 1943 New York Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 4-6 5-16 9-22
May 29, 1943 Boston Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 5-6 5-16 10-22
May 30, 1943 Boston Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 6-6 5-16 11-22
May 31, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 2 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 7-6 5-16 12-22
May 31, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 10 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 7-7 5-16 12-23
June 1, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 7-8 5-16 12-24
June 2, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 6 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 7-9 5-16 12-25
June 3, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 8-9 5-16 13-25
June 4, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 18 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 8-10 5-16 13-26
June 5, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 9-10 5-16 14-26
June 6, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 10-10 5-16 15-26
June 6, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 10-11 5-16 15-27
June 11, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 7 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 10-12 5-16 15-28
June 12, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 6 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 10-13 5-16 15-29
June 13, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 11-13 5-16 16-29
June 13, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 10 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 11-14 5-16 16-30
June 15, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 11-14 5-17 16-31
June 16, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 11-14 5-18 16-32
June 17, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 11-14 6-18 17-32
June 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 11-14 7-18 18-32
June 19, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 11-14 7-19 18-33
June 20, 1943 Chicago Cubs 9 at St. Louis Cardinals 10 L 11-14 7-20 18-34
June 20, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 11-14 8-20 19-34
June 22, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 12-14 8-20 20-34
June 23, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 13-14 8-20 21-34
June 23, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 13-15 8-20 21-35
June 24, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 13-16 8-20 21-36
June 25, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 14-16 8-20 22-36
June 26, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 15-16 8-20 23-36
June 27, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 15-17 8-20 23-37
June 27, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 15-18 8-20 23-38
June 30, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at Boston Braves 2 W 15-18 9-20 24-38
June 30, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at Boston Braves 4 W 15-18 10-20 25-38
July 1, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at Boston Braves 5 W 15-18 11-20 26-38
July 2, 1943 Chicago Cubs 7 at Boston Braves 1 W 15-18 12-20 27-38
July 3, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 1 W 15-18 13-20 28-38
July 4, 1943 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 2 L 15-18 13-21 28-39
July 4, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 2 W 15-18 14-21 29-39
July 5, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 15-18 14-22 29-40
July 5, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 8 L 15-18 14-23 29-41
July 6, 1943 Chicago Cubs 9 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 15-18 15-23 30-41
July 9, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at New York Giants 3 W 15-18 16-23 31-41
July 10, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Giants 9 L 15-18 16-24 31-42
July 10, 1943 Chicago Cubs 10 at New York Giants 4 W 15-18 17-24 32-42
July 11, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Giants 4 L 15-18 17-25 32-43
July 11, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 3 W 15-18 18-25 33-43
July 15, 1943 Chicago Cubs 8 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 15-18 19-25 34-43
July 17, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at Cincinnati Reds 6 L 15-18 19-26 34-44
July 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 15-18 20-26 35-44
July 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 7 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 15-18 21-26 36-44
July 21, 1943 Boston Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 16-18 21-26 37-44
July 22, 1943 Boston Braves 8 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 16-19 21-26 37-45
July 22, 1943 Boston Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 16-20 21-26 37-46
July 23, 1943 Boston Braves 0 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 17-20 21-26 38-46
July 24, 1943 New York Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 18-20 21-26 39-46
July 25, 1943 New York Giants 0 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 19-20 21-26 40-46
July 26, 1943 New York Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 19-21 21-26 40-47
July 28, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 20-21 21-26 41-47
July 28, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 21-21 21-26 42-47
July 30, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 22-21 21-26 43-47
July 31, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 1 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 23-21 21-26 44-47
August 1, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 23-22 21-26 44-48
August 1, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 23-23 21-26 44-49
August 5, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 23-24 21-26 44-50
August 6, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 9 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 23-25 21-26 44-51
August 7, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 23-26 21-26 44-52
August 8, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 24-26 21-26 45-52
August 8, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 10 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 24-27 21-26 45-53
August 11, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Boston Braves 6 L 24-27 21-27 45-54
August 11, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Boston Braves 0 W 24-27 22-27 46-54
August 12, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Boston Braves 3 L 24-27 22-28 46-55
August 13, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at Boston Braves 5 L 24-27 22-29 46-56
August 14, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Boston Braves 3 L 24-27 22-30 46-57
August 15, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 0 W 24-27 23-30 47-57
August 15, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 3 W 24-27 24-30 48-57
August 16, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 4 L 24-27 24-31 48-58
August 17, 1943 Chicago Cubs 7 at Philadelphia Blue Jays 5 W 24-27 25-31 49-58
August 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 24-27 26-31 50-58
August 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 15 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 24-27 27-31 51-58
August 19, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 9 L 24-27 27-32 51-59
August 20, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 24-27 27-33 51-60
August 21, 1943 Chicago Cubs 13 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 W 24-27 28-33 52-60
August 22, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Giants 2 W 24-27 29-33 53-60
August 22, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 3 W 24-27 30-33 54-60
August 24, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Giants 1 W 24-27 31-33 55-60
August 24, 1943 Chicago Cubs 7 at New York Giants 8 L 24-27 31-34 55-61
August 26, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 24-27 32-34 56-61
August 27, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 24-27 33-34 57-61
August 28, 1943 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 24-27 33-35 57-62
August 29, 1943 Chicago Cubs 11 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 24-27 34-35 58-62
August 29, 1943 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 24-27 34-36 58-63
August 31, 1943 Chicago Cubs 2 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 24-27 34-37 58-64
September 1, 1943 Chicago Cubs 12 at Cincinnati Reds 9 W 24-27 35-37 59-64
September 2, 1943 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 24-27 36-37 60-64
September 3, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 24-28 36-37 60-65
September 4, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 24-29 36-37 60-66
September 5, 1943 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 24-30 36-37 60-67
September 6, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 10 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 24-31 36-37 60-68
September 6, 1943 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 24-32 36-37 60-69
September 10, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 24-33 36-37 60-70
September 11, 1943 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 24-34 36-37 60-71
September 16, 1943 Chicago Cubs 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 24-34 36-38 60-72
September 17, 1943 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 24-34 36-39 60-73
September 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 24-34 36-40 60-74
September 18, 1943 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 5 L 24-34 36-41 60-75
September 19, 1943 Chicago Cubs 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 24-34 37-41 61-75
September 19, 1943 Chicago Cubs 10 at St. Louis Cardinals 9 W 24-34 38-41 62-75
September 22, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 24-35 38-41 62-76
September 22, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 25-35 38-41 63-76
September 23, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 26-35 38-41 64-76
September 24, 1943 Philadelphia Blue Jays 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 27-35 38-41 65-76
September 25, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 28-35 38-41 66-76
September 26, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 28-36 38-41 66-77
September 26, 1943 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 29-36 38-41 67-77
September 27, 1943 New York Giants 9 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 30-36 38-41 68-77
September 28, 1943 New York Giants 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 31-36 38-41 69-77
September 28, 1943 New York Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 32-36 38-41 70-77
September 30, 1943 Boston Braves 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 33-36 38-41 71-77
October 1, 1943 Boston Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 34-36 38-41 72-77
October 2, 1943 Boston Braves 2 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 34-37 38-41 72-78
October 3, 1943 Boston Braves 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 34-38 38-41 72-79
October 3, 1943 Boston Braves 0 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 35-38 38-41 73-79