1970 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 84-78
Finished 2nd in the NL's East Division
Attendance: 1,642,523, Avg. 22,813
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Manager: Leo Durocher (84-78)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1970 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1970 Chicago Cubs Roster

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1970 season with a record of 84 wins and 78 losses, finishing second in the NL's East Division.

The Cubs plated 806 runs and gave up 679 runs. Billy Williams walloped 42 home runs for Chicago, while Johnny Callison, Jim Hickman and Ron Santo each swatted 20 or more, too. Billy Williams accounted for 129 RBI and topped batters with significant playing time with a .322 average. Fergie Jenkins led the squad with 22 wins, and Bill Hands and Ken Holtzman added 15 or more victories also Milt Pappas recorded a 2.68 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Leo Durocher coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 805
Regular Season Runs Against: 677

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 7, 1970 Chicago Cubs 0 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
April 9, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 L 0-0 0-2 0-2
April 10, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Montreal Expos 1 W 0-0 1-2 1-2
April 12, 1970 Chicago Cubs 0 at Montreal Expos 2 L 0-0 1-3 1-3
April 14, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 1-0 1-3 2-3
April 15, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 2-0 1-3 3-3
April 16, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 3-0 1-3 4-3
April 17, 1970 Montreal Expos 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 4-0 1-3 5-3
April 18, 1970 Montreal Expos 1 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 5-0 1-3 6-3
April 21, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 6-0 1-3 7-3
April 22, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 7-0 1-3 8-3
April 24, 1970 Houston Astros 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 8-0 1-3 9-3
April 25, 1970 Houston Astros 5 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 9-0 1-3 10-3
April 26, 1970 Houston Astros 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 10-0 1-3 11-3
April 27, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 10-0 2-3 12-3
April 28, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 L 10-0 2-4 12-4
April 29, 1970 Chicago Cubs 10 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 10-0 3-4 13-4
April 30, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Atlanta Braves 9 L 10-0 3-5 13-5
May 1, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Atlanta Braves 3 L 10-0 3-6 13-6
May 2, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Atlanta Braves 4 L 10-0 3-7 13-7
May 4, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Houston Astros 7 L 10-0 3-8 13-8
May 5, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Houston Astros 3 L 10-0 3-9 13-9
May 7, 1970 Cincinnati Reds 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 10-1 3-9 13-10
May 8, 1970 Cincinnati Reds 7 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 11-1 3-9 14-10
May 9, 1970 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 12-1 3-9 15-10
May 10, 1970 Cincinnati Reds 7 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 12-2 3-9 15-11
May 11, 1970 Atlanta Braves 7 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 12-3 3-9 15-12
May 12, 1970 Atlanta Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 13-3 3-9 16-12
May 13, 1970 New York Mets 4 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 13-4 3-9 16-13
May 15, 1970 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 L 13-4 3-10 16-14
May 16, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 13-4 4-10 17-14
May 17, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 13-4 4-11 17-15
May 18, 1970 Chicago Cubs 12 at Cincinnati Reds 5 W 13-4 5-11 18-15
May 19, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 13-4 5-12 18-16
May 22, 1970 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Mets 4 W 13-4 6-12 19-16
May 23, 1970 Chicago Cubs 14 at New York Mets 8 W 13-4 7-12 20-16
May 24, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Mets 3 L 13-4 7-13 20-17
May 24, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Mets 1 W 13-4 8-13 21-17
May 26, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 14-4 8-13 22-17
May 27, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 14-5 8-13 22-18
May 28, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 15-5 8-13 23-18
May 30, 1970 San Diego Padres 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 16-5 8-13 24-18
May 30, 1970 San Diego Padres 11 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 16-6 8-13 24-19
May 31, 1970 San Diego Padres 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 17-6 8-13 25-19
June 1, 1970 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 17-7 8-13 25-20
June 3, 1970 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 18-7 8-13 26-20
June 5, 1970 San Francisco Giants 8 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 19-7 8-13 27-20
June 6, 1970 San Francisco Giants 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 19-8 8-13 27-21
June 7, 1970 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 20-8 8-13 28-21
June 9, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at San Diego Padres 3 W 20-8 9-13 29-21
June 10, 1970 Chicago Cubs 8 at San Diego Padres 11 L 20-8 9-14 29-22
June 11, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at San Diego Padres 1 W 20-8 10-14 30-22
June 12, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Los Angeles Dodgers 1 W 20-8 11-14 31-22
June 13, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at Los Angeles Dodgers 1 W 20-8 12-14 32-22
June 14, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at Los Angeles Dodgers 5 L 20-8 12-15 32-23
June 16, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 20-8 12-16 32-24
June 17, 1970 Chicago Cubs 6 at San Francisco Giants 1 W 20-8 13-16 33-24
June 18, 1970 Chicago Cubs 6 at San Francisco Giants 0 W 20-8 14-16 34-24
June 19, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 20-9 14-16 34-25
June 20, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 21-9 14-16 35-25
June 21, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 21-10 14-16 35-26
June 21, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 21-11 14-16 35-27
June 22, 1970 New York Mets 9 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 21-12 14-16 35-28
June 23, 1970 New York Mets 12 at Chicago Cubs 10 L 21-13 14-16 35-29
June 24, 1970 New York Mets 9 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 21-14 14-16 35-30
June 24, 1970 New York Mets 6 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 21-15 14-16 35-31
June 25, 1970 New York Mets 8 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 21-16 14-16 35-32
June 27, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 21-16 14-17 35-33
June 28, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 21-16 14-18 35-34
June 28, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 21-16 14-19 35-35
June 29, 1970 Chicago Cubs 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 8 L 21-16 14-20 35-36
June 30, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 5 L 21-16 14-21 35-37
July 1, 1970 Chicago Cubs 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 21-16 15-21 36-37
July 3, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 16 at Chicago Cubs 14 L 21-17 15-21 36-38
July 4, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 21-18 15-21 36-39
July 4, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 22-18 15-21 37-39
July 5, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 22-19 15-21 37-40
July 6, 1970 Montreal Expos 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 23-19 15-21 38-40
July 6, 1970 Montreal Expos 2 at Chicago Cubs 14 W 24-19 15-21 39-40
July 7, 1970 Montreal Expos 7 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 25-19 15-21 40-40
July 8, 1970 Montreal Expos 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 25-20 15-21 40-41
July 8, 1970 Montreal Expos 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 26-20 15-21 41-41
July 10, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 27-20 15-21 42-41
July 11, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 10 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 27-21 15-21 42-42
July 12, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 28-21 15-21 43-42
July 16, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Houston Astros 2 L 28-21 15-22 43-43
July 17, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Houston Astros 5 L 28-21 15-23 43-44
July 18, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at Houston Astros 3 W 28-21 16-23 44-44
July 19, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at Houston Astros 1 W 28-21 17-23 45-44
July 20, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Atlanta Braves 3 L 28-21 17-24 45-45
July 20, 1970 Chicago Cubs 0 at Atlanta Braves 5 L 28-21 17-25 45-46
July 21, 1970 Chicago Cubs 8 at Atlanta Braves 2 W 28-21 18-25 46-46
July 22, 1970 Cincinnati Reds 2 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 29-21 18-25 47-46
July 23, 1970 Cincinnati Reds 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 30-21 18-25 48-46
July 24, 1970 Atlanta Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 31-21 18-25 49-46
July 25, 1970 Atlanta Braves 9 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 31-22 18-25 49-47
July 26, 1970 Atlanta Braves 8 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 31-23 18-25 49-48
July 26, 1970 Atlanta Braves 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 32-23 18-25 50-48
July 28, 1970 Houston Astros 10 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 32-24 18-25 50-49
July 29, 1970 Houston Astros 2 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 33-24 18-25 51-49
July 30, 1970 Houston Astros 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 34-24 18-25 52-49
July 31, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 34-24 19-25 53-49
July 31, 1970 Chicago Cubs 11 at Cincinnati Reds 7 W 34-24 20-25 54-49
August 1, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 6 L 34-24 20-26 54-50
August 2, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Reds 4 L 34-24 20-27 54-51
August 3, 1970 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Mets 1 W 34-24 21-27 55-51
August 4, 1970 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Mets 4 L 34-24 21-28 55-52
August 5, 1970 Chicago Cubs 11 at Montreal Expos 3 W 34-24 22-28 56-52
August 5, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at Montreal Expos 6 L 34-24 22-29 56-53
August 6, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 2 W 34-24 23-29 57-53
August 7, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 34-24 23-30 57-54
August 8, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 L 34-24 23-31 57-55
August 9, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 34-24 24-31 58-55
August 9, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 L 34-24 24-32 58-56
August 11, 1970 San Francisco Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 35-24 24-32 59-56
August 12, 1970 San Francisco Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 35-25 24-32 59-57
August 13, 1970 San Francisco Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 36-25 24-32 60-57
August 14, 1970 Los Angeles Dodgers 13 at Chicago Cubs 9 L 36-26 24-32 60-58
August 15, 1970 Los Angeles Dodgers 9 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 36-27 24-32 60-59
August 15, 1970 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 13 W 37-27 24-32 61-59
August 16, 1970 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 38-27 24-32 62-59
August 17, 1970 San Diego Padres 0 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 39-27 24-32 63-59
August 18, 1970 San Diego Padres 11 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 39-28 24-32 63-60
August 19, 1970 San Diego Padres 2 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 40-28 24-32 64-60
August 21, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Francisco Giants 5 L 40-28 24-33 64-61
August 22, 1970 Chicago Cubs 15 at San Francisco Giants 0 W 40-28 25-33 65-61
August 23, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 40-28 25-34 65-62
August 24, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2 W 40-28 26-34 66-62
August 25, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 L 40-28 26-35 66-63
August 26, 1970 Chicago Cubs 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 8 L 40-28 26-36 66-64
August 27, 1970 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Diego Padres 1 W 40-28 27-36 67-64
August 28, 1970 Chicago Cubs 8 at San Diego Padres 4 W 40-28 28-36 68-64
August 30, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Diego Padres 0 W 40-28 29-36 69-64
September 1, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 40-29 29-36 69-65
September 2, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Chicago Cubs 17 W 41-29 29-36 70-65
September 3, 1970 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 42-29 29-36 71-65
September 4, 1970 New York Mets 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 43-29 29-36 72-65
September 5, 1970 New York Mets 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 43-30 29-36 72-66
September 7, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 43-30 29-37 72-67
September 7, 1970 Chicago Cubs 9 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 43-30 30-37 73-67
September 8, 1970 Chicago Cubs 10 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 43-30 31-37 74-67
September 9, 1970 Montreal Expos 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 43-31 31-37 74-68
September 10, 1970 Montreal Expos 3 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 44-31 31-37 75-68
September 12, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 44-32 31-37 75-69
September 13, 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 45-32 31-37 76-69
September 15, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 46-32 31-37 77-69
September 16, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 46-33 31-37 77-70
September 17, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 9 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 46-34 31-37 77-71
September 18, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at Montreal Expos 2 W 46-34 32-37 78-71
September 18, 1970 Chicago Cubs 5 at Montreal Expos 4 W 46-34 33-37 79-71
September 19, 1970 Chicago Cubs 8 at Montreal Expos 4 W 46-34 34-37 80-71
September 20, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 6 L 46-34 34-38 80-72
September 23, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 46-34 34-39 80-73
September 24, 1970 Chicago Cubs 7 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 46-34 35-39 81-73
September 25, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 L 46-34 35-40 81-74
September 26, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 7 L 46-34 35-41 81-75
September 27, 1970 Chicago Cubs 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 46-34 36-41 82-75
September 28, 1970 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Mets 6 L 46-34 36-42 82-76
September 29, 1970 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Mets 3 L 46-34 36-43 82-77
September 30, 1970 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Mets 0 W 46-34 37-43 83-77
October 1, 1970 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Mets 1 W 46-34 38-43 84-77