1959 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 74-80
Finished 5th in the NL
Manager: Bob Scheffing (74-80)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1959 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1959 Chicago Cubs Roster

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1959 season with a record of 74 wins and 80 losses, finishing fifth in the NL. Bob Scheffing coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 666
Regular Season Runs Against: 681

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 11, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 12, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 14, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 1-1 1-0 2-1
April 15, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Francisco Giants 7 L 1-1 1-1 2-2
April 16, 1959 Chicago Cubs 11 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 1-1 2-1 3-2
April 17, 1959 Chicago Cubs 9 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 W 1-1 3-1 4-2
April 18, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at Los Angeles Dodgers 8 L 1-1 3-2 4-3
April 19, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Los Angeles Dodgers 8 L 1-1 3-3 4-4
April 21, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 2-1 3-3 5-4
April 22, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 2-2 3-3 5-5
April 23, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 3-2 3-3 6-5
April 24, 1959 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 3-3 3-3 6-6
April 25, 1959 San Francisco Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 4-3 3-3 7-6
April 26, 1959 San Francisco Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 4-4 3-3 7-7
April 29, 1959 Chicago Cubs 8 at Cincinnati Redlegs 18 L 4-4 3-4 7-8
April 30, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Redlegs 2 W 4-4 4-4 8-8
May 1, 1959 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 4-4 4-5 8-9
May 2, 1959 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 4-4 5-5 9-9
May 3, 1959 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 L 4-4 5-6 9-10
May 3, 1959 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 4-4 6-6 10-10
May 4, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 4-4 6-7 10-11
May 5, 1959 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 4-4 7-7 11-11
May 6, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 4-4 8-7 12-11
May 7, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 4-4 8-8 12-12
May 8, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 4-4 9-8 13-12
May 9, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 11 L 4-4 9-9 13-13
May 10, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at St. Louis Cardinals 8 L 4-4 9-10 13-14
May 10, 1959 Chicago Cubs 10 at St. Louis Cardinals 9 W 4-4 10-10 14-14
May 11, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 8 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 4-5 10-10 14-15
May 12, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 5-5 10-10 15-15
May 13, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 0 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 6-5 10-10 16-15
May 14, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 2 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 6-6 10-10 16-16
May 16, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 7-6 10-10 17-16
May 17, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 8-6 10-10 18-16
May 17, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 8-7 10-10 18-17
May 19, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 9-7 10-10 19-17
May 20, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 10-7 10-10 20-17
May 21, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 10-8 10-10 20-18
May 22, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 10-9 10-10 20-19
May 23, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 10-10 10-10 20-20
May 24, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 10-11 10-10 20-21
May 25, 1959 Chicago Cubs 9 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 10-11 11-10 21-21
May 27, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 L 10-11 11-11 21-22
May 28, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at Los Angeles Dodgers 5 W 10-11 12-11 22-22
May 29, 1959 Chicago Cubs 9 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 W 10-11 13-11 23-22
May 30, 1959 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Francisco Giants 5 L 10-11 13-12 23-23
May 31, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Francisco Giants 6 L 10-11 13-13 23-24
June 3, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 10-11 13-14 23-25
June 4, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 10-11 14-14 24-25
June 5, 1959 Chicago Cubs 10 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 10-11 15-14 25-25
June 6, 1959 Chicago Cubs 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 10-11 16-14 26-25
June 7, 1959 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 10-11 17-14 27-25
June 7, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 10-11 18-14 28-25
June 8, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at Milwaukee Braves 9 L 10-11 18-15 28-26
June 9, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 4 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 11-11 18-15 29-26
June 10, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 11-12 18-15 29-27
June 11, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 8 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 11-13 18-15 29-28
June 12, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 7 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 12-13 18-15 30-28
June 13, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 12-14 18-15 30-29
June 14, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 0 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 13-14 18-15 31-29
June 16, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 13-15 18-15 31-30
June 17, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 14-15 18-15 32-30
June 18, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 14-16 18-15 32-31
June 19, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 8 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 14-17 18-15 32-32
June 20, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 6 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 14-18 18-15 32-33
June 21, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 15-18 18-15 33-33
June 23, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Redlegs 1 W 15-18 19-15 34-33
June 24, 1959 Chicago Cubs 0 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 L 15-18 19-16 34-34
June 25, 1959 Chicago Cubs 6 at Cincinnati Redlegs 2 W 15-18 20-16 35-34
June 26, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Milwaukee Braves 11 L 15-18 20-17 35-35
June 27, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at Milwaukee Braves 1 W 15-18 21-17 36-35
June 28, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Milwaukee Braves 2 L 15-18 21-18 36-36
June 30, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 15-19 21-18 36-37
July 1, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 16-19 21-18 37-37
July 2, 1959 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 17-19 21-18 38-37
July 3, 1959 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 17-20 21-18 38-38
July 4, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 18-20 21-18 39-38
July 4, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 18-21 21-18 39-39
July 5, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 18-22 21-18 39-40
July 5, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 18-23 21-18 39-41
July 9, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 18-23 21-19 39-42
July 10, 1959 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 L 18-23 21-20 39-43
July 11, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 18-23 22-20 40-43
July 12, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 18-23 22-21 40-44
July 12, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 W 18-23 23-21 41-44
July 14, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 5 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 19-23 23-21 42-44
July 15, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 20-23 23-21 43-44
July 16, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 21-23 23-21 44-44
July 17, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 22-23 23-21 45-44
July 18, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 5 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 22-24 23-21 45-45
July 20, 1959 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 22-24 23-22 45-46
July 21, 1959 Chicago Cubs 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 22-24 24-22 46-46
July 22, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2 W 22-24 25-22 47-46
July 23, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Los Angeles Dodgers 5 L 22-24 25-23 47-47
July 24, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 6 L 22-24 25-24 47-48
July 25, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 22-24 26-24 48-48
July 26, 1959 Chicago Cubs 7 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 22-24 27-24 49-48
July 28, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at Milwaukee Braves 4 W 22-24 28-24 50-48
July 29, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at Milwaukee Braves 8 L 22-24 28-25 50-49
July 30, 1959 Chicago Cubs 2 at Milwaukee Braves 6 L 22-24 28-26 50-50
July 31, 1959 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 L 22-24 28-27 50-51
August 1, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Redlegs 12 L 22-24 28-28 50-52
August 2, 1959 Chicago Cubs 0 at Cincinnati Redlegs 2 L 22-24 28-29 50-53
August 4, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 22-25 28-29 50-54
August 5, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 22-26 28-29 50-55
August 6, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 23-26 28-29 51-55
August 7, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 24-26 28-29 52-55
August 8, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 24-27 28-29 52-56
August 9, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 24-28 28-29 52-57
August 11, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 25-28 28-29 53-57
August 12, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 26-28 28-29 54-57
August 13, 1959 San Francisco Giants 9 at Chicago Cubs 20 W 27-28 28-29 55-57
August 14, 1959 San Francisco Giants 5 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 28-28 28-29 56-57
August 15, 1959 San Francisco Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 28-29 28-29 56-58
August 16, 1959 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 29-29 28-29 57-58
August 17, 1959 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 L 29-29 28-30 57-59
August 19, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 29-29 28-31 57-60
August 20, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 8 L 29-29 28-32 57-61
August 20, 1959 Chicago Cubs 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 W 29-29 29-32 58-61
August 22, 1959 Chicago Cubs 0 at Milwaukee Braves 7 L 29-29 29-33 58-62
August 22, 1959 Chicago Cubs 2 at Milwaukee Braves 3 L 29-29 29-34 58-63
August 23, 1959 Chicago Cubs 0 at Milwaukee Braves 2 L 29-29 29-35 58-64
August 24, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Milwaukee Braves 0 W 29-29 30-35 59-64
August 25, 1959 Chicago Cubs 8 at Cincinnati Redlegs 6 W 29-29 31-35 60-64
August 26, 1959 Chicago Cubs 9 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 W 29-29 32-35 61-64
August 27, 1959 Chicago Cubs 0 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 L 29-29 32-36 61-65
August 28, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 9 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 29-30 32-36 61-66
August 29, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 11 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 29-31 32-36 61-67
August 30, 1959 Milwaukee Braves 2 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 30-31 32-36 62-67
September 2, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 30-31 32-37 62-68
September 3, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 8 L 30-31 32-38 62-69
September 4, 1959 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Francisco Giants 1 W 30-31 33-38 63-69
September 6, 1959 Chicago Cubs 3 at Los Angeles Dodgers 0 W 30-31 34-38 64-69
September 6, 1959 Chicago Cubs 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 W 30-31 35-38 65-69
September 7, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 7 L 30-31 35-39 65-70
September 9, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 30-32 35-39 65-71
September 9, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 30-33 35-39 65-72
September 10, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 10 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 30-34 35-39 65-73
September 10, 1959 Cincinnati Redlegs 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 31-34 35-39 66-73
September 11, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 32-34 35-39 67-73
September 12, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 32-35 35-39 67-74
September 13, 1959 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 33-35 35-39 68-74
September 16, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 33-36 35-39 68-75
September 16, 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 34-36 35-39 69-75
September 17, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 34-37 35-39 69-76
September 18, 1959 Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 35-37 35-39 70-76
September 19, 1959 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 35-37 35-40 70-77
September 20, 1959 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 11 L 35-37 35-41 70-78
September 21, 1959 Chicago Cubs 12 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 35-37 36-41 71-78
September 22, 1959 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 36-37 36-41 72-78
September 23, 1959 San Francisco Giants 8 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 37-37 36-41 73-78
September 25, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 37-38 36-41 73-79
September 26, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 38-38 36-41 74-79
September 27, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 38-39 36-41 74-80