1972 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 85-70
Finished 2nd in the NL's East Division
Manager: Leo Durocher (46-44)
Manager: Whitey Lockman (39-26)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1972 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1972 Chicago Cubs Roster

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1972 season with a record of 85 wins and 70 losses, finishing second in the NL's East Division. Leo Durocher and Whitey Lockman coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 682
Regular Season Runs Against: 564

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 15, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 16, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 18, 1972 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 1-1 1-0 2-1
April 19, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 1-1 1-1 2-2
April 20, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 L 1-1 1-2 2-3
April 21, 1972 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Mets 2 L 1-1 1-3 2-4
April 23, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Mets 8 L 1-1 1-4 2-5
April 23, 1972 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Mets 7 L 1-1 1-5 2-6
April 24, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Houston Astros 3 L 1-1 1-6 2-7
April 25, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Houston Astros 5 L 1-1 1-7 2-8
April 26, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Houston Astros 5 L 1-1 1-8 2-9
April 28, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 8 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 2-1 1-8 3-9
April 29, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 2-2 1-8 3-10
April 30, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 4 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 3-2 1-8 4-10
May 2, 1972 Atlanta Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 4-2 1-8 5-10
May 3, 1972 Atlanta Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 5-2 1-8 6-10
May 4, 1972 Atlanta Braves 0 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 6-2 1-8 7-10
May 5, 1972 Houston Astros 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 6-3 1-8 7-11
May 6, 1972 Houston Astros 4 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 7-3 1-8 8-11
May 9, 1972 Chicago Cubs 7 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 7-3 2-8 9-11
May 10, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 7-3 3-8 10-11
May 12, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Atlanta Braves 0 W 7-3 4-8 11-11
May 14, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at Atlanta Braves 2 L 7-3 4-9 11-12
May 15, 1972 Chicago Cubs 0 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 7-3 4-10 11-13
May 16, 1972 Chicago Cubs 8 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 7-3 5-10 12-13
May 17, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 7-3 6-10 13-13
May 18, 1972 Chicago Cubs 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 7-3 7-10 14-13
May 19, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 7-3 7-11 14-14
May 20, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 7-3 7-12 14-15
May 21, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 7-3 8-12 15-15
May 23, 1972 New York Mets 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 8-3 8-12 16-15
May 24, 1972 New York Mets 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 9-3 8-12 17-15
May 25, 1972 New York Mets 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 9-4 8-12 17-16
May 26, 1972 Montreal Expos 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 10-4 8-12 18-16
May 27, 1972 Montreal Expos 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 11-4 8-12 19-16
May 28, 1972 Montreal Expos 7 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 11-5 8-12 19-17
May 29, 1972 Montreal Expos 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 12-5 8-12 20-17
May 31, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 12-6 8-12 20-18
June 1, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 13-6 8-12 21-18
June 2, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Diego Padres 1 W 13-6 9-12 22-18
June 3, 1972 Chicago Cubs 8 at San Diego Padres 3 W 13-6 10-12 23-18
June 4, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Diego Padres 1 W 13-6 11-12 24-18
June 6, 1972 Chicago Cubs 0 at Los Angeles Dodgers 5 L 13-6 11-13 24-19
June 7, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 1 W 13-6 12-13 25-19
June 8, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2 L 13-6 12-14 25-20
June 10, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 13-6 13-14 26-20
June 11, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Francisco Giants 0 W 13-6 14-14 27-20
June 11, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 13-6 14-15 27-21
June 13, 1972 San Diego Padres 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 13-7 14-15 27-22
June 14, 1972 San Diego Padres 9 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 14-7 14-15 28-22
June 15, 1972 San Diego Padres 1 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 15-7 14-15 29-22
June 16, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 16-7 14-15 30-22
June 17, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 17-7 14-15 31-22
June 18, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 18-7 14-15 32-22
June 19, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 19-7 14-15 33-22
June 20, 1972 San Francisco Giants 8 at Chicago Cubs 15 W 20-7 14-15 34-22
June 21, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 20-8 14-15 34-23
June 23, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 20-9 14-15 34-24
June 24, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 20-10 14-15 34-25
June 25, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 20-11 14-15 34-26
June 26, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 21-11 14-15 35-26
June 27, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 22-11 14-15 36-26
June 27, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 22-12 14-15 36-27
June 28, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 8 L 22-12 14-16 36-28
June 29, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 22-12 14-17 36-29
June 30, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 22-12 15-17 37-29
July 1, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 22-12 15-18 37-30
July 2, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 L 22-12 15-19 37-31
July 3, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 22-12 15-20 37-32
July 4, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at Atlanta Braves 5 L 22-12 15-21 37-33
July 5, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Atlanta Braves 3 L 22-12 15-22 37-34
July 5, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Atlanta Braves 1 W 22-12 16-22 38-34
July 6, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at Atlanta Braves 4 L 22-12 16-23 38-35
July 7, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 22-12 17-23 39-35
July 8, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 22-12 17-24 39-36
July 9, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 22-12 18-24 40-36
July 9, 1972 Chicago Cubs 10 at Cincinnati Reds 5 W 22-12 19-24 41-36
July 11, 1972 Houston Astros 5 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 23-12 19-24 42-36
July 11, 1972 Houston Astros 6 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 23-13 19-24 42-37
July 12, 1972 Houston Astros 10 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 23-14 19-24 42-38
July 13, 1972 Houston Astros 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 23-15 19-24 42-39
July 14, 1972 Atlanta Braves 8 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 24-15 19-24 43-39
July 15, 1972 Atlanta Braves 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 24-16 19-24 43-40
July 16, 1972 Atlanta Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 25-16 19-24 44-40
July 17, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 25-17 19-24 44-41
July 18, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 26-17 19-24 45-41
July 19, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 6 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 26-18 19-24 45-42
July 21, 1972 Chicago Cubs 11 at Houston Astros 3 W 26-18 20-24 46-42
July 22, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Houston Astros 7 L 26-18 20-25 46-43
July 23, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Houston Astros 6 L 26-18 20-26 46-44
July 27, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 L 26-18 20-27 46-45
July 27, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 26-18 21-27 47-45
July 28, 1972 Chicago Cubs 0 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 L 26-18 21-28 47-46
July 29, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 27-18 21-28 48-46
July 30, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 28-18 21-28 49-46
July 30, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 29-18 21-28 50-46
July 31, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 30-18 21-28 51-46
August 1, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Montreal Expos 3 L 30-18 21-29 51-47
August 2, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Montreal Expos 4 W 30-18 22-29 52-47
August 3, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at Montreal Expos 2 L 30-18 22-30 52-48
August 3, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at Montreal Expos 0 W 30-18 23-30 53-48
August 4, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Mets 6 L 30-18 23-31 53-49
August 5, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Mets 2 W 30-18 24-31 54-49
August 6, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Mets 12 L 30-18 24-32 54-50
August 8, 1972 Montreal Expos 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 31-18 24-32 55-50
August 9, 1972 Montreal Expos 8 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 31-19 24-32 55-51
August 10, 1972 Montreal Expos 0 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 32-19 24-32 56-51
August 11, 1972 New York Mets 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 33-19 24-32 57-51
August 12, 1972 New York Mets 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 33-20 24-32 57-52
August 13, 1972 New York Mets 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 34-20 24-32 58-52
August 15, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 7 L 34-20 24-33 58-53
August 16, 1972 Chicago Cubs 9 at San Francisco Giants 14 L 34-20 24-34 58-54
August 17, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Francisco Giants 1 W 34-20 25-34 59-54
August 18, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 0 W 34-20 26-34 60-54
August 19, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 L 34-20 26-35 60-55
August 20, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 W 34-20 27-35 61-55
August 21, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Diego Padres 6 L 34-20 27-36 61-56
August 22, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Diego Padres 3 W 34-20 28-36 62-56
August 23, 1972 Chicago Cubs 7 at San Diego Padres 5 W 34-20 29-36 63-56
August 25, 1972 San Francisco Giants 11 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 34-21 29-36 63-57
August 26, 1972 San Francisco Giants 9 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 35-21 29-36 64-57
August 27, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 36-21 29-36 65-57
August 29, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 37-21 29-36 66-57
August 30, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 38-21 29-36 67-57
August 31, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 38-22 29-36 67-58
September 1, 1972 San Diego Padres 3 at Chicago Cubs 14 W 39-22 29-36 68-58
September 2, 1972 San Diego Padres 0 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 40-22 29-36 69-58
September 3, 1972 San Diego Padres 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 40-23 29-36 69-59
September 4, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Mets 7 L 40-23 29-37 69-60
September 4, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Mets 0 W 40-23 30-37 70-60
September 5, 1972 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Mets 0 W 40-23 31-37 71-60
September 6, 1972 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 40-23 31-38 71-61
September 7, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 40-23 32-38 72-61
September 8, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 40-23 33-38 73-61
September 9, 1972 Chicago Cubs 7 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 W 40-23 34-38 74-61
September 10, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 40-23 35-38 75-61
September 12, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 40-24 35-38 75-62
September 13, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 40-25 35-38 75-63
September 14, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 40-26 35-38 75-64
September 15, 1972 New York Mets 3 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 41-26 35-38 76-64
September 16, 1972 New York Mets 5 at Chicago Cubs 18 W 42-26 35-38 77-64
September 17, 1972 New York Mets 4 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 43-26 35-38 78-64
September 19, 1972 Montreal Expos 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 43-27 35-38 78-65
September 20, 1972 Montreal Expos 2 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 44-27 35-38 79-65
September 23, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 44-27 36-38 80-65
September 23, 1972 Chicago Cubs 15 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 44-27 37-38 81-65
September 24, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 44-27 37-39 81-66
September 26, 1972 Chicago Cubs 6 at Montreal Expos 0 W 44-27 38-39 82-66
September 27, 1972 Chicago Cubs 8 at Montreal Expos 0 W 44-27 39-39 83-66
September 29, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 44-28 39-39 83-67
September 30, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 44-29 39-39 83-68
October 1, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 45-29 39-39 84-68
October 2, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 46-29 39-39 85-68
October 3, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 11 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 46-30 39-39 85-69
October 4, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 46-31 39-39 85-70