1977 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 81-81
Finished 4th in the NL's East Division
Attendance: 1,440,753, Avg. 19,210
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Manager: Herman Franks (81-81)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1977 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1977 Chicago Cubs Roster

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1977 season with a record of 81 wins and 81 losses, finishing fourth in the NL's East Division.

The Cubs scored 692 runs and gave up 739 runs. Bobby Murcer led Chicago with 27 home runs and drove in 89 runs. Steve Ontiveros paced all regular hitters with a .299 average. Rick Reuschel topped the squad with 20 wins and a team-best 2.79 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Herman Franks coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 692
Regular Season Runs Against: 739

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 7, 1977 New York Mets 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 9, 1977 New York Mets 8 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 0-2 0-0 0-2
April 10, 1977 New York Mets 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 1-2 0-0 1-2
April 11, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 1-2 1-0 2-2
April 13, 1977 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 1-2 2-0 3-2
April 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 8 at New York Mets 4 W 1-2 3-0 4-2
April 16, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Mets 4 L 1-2 3-1 4-3
April 17, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Mets 6 L 1-2 3-2 4-4
April 18, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 1-3 3-2 4-5
April 19, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 1-4 3-2 4-6
April 23, 1977 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 2-4 3-2 5-6
April 24, 1977 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 3-4 3-2 6-6
April 26, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 4-4 3-2 7-6
April 27, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 21 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 4-5 3-2 7-7
April 29, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 4-5 3-3 7-8
April 30, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at Cincinnati Reds 8 L 4-5 3-4 7-9
May 1, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 4-5 4-4 8-9
May 3, 1977 Houston Astros 0 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 5-5 4-4 9-9
May 4, 1977 Houston Astros 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 5-6 4-4 9-10
May 5, 1977 Houston Astros 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 6-6 4-4 10-10
May 6, 1977 Atlanta Braves 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 7-6 4-4 11-10
May 7, 1977 Atlanta Braves 4 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 8-6 4-4 12-10
May 8, 1977 Atlanta Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 9-6 4-4 13-10
May 9, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at Houston Astros 1 W 9-6 5-4 14-10
May 10, 1977 Chicago Cubs 11 at Houston Astros 5 W 9-6 6-4 15-10
May 11, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Houston Astros 8 L 9-6 6-5 15-11
May 13, 1977 Chicago Cubs 5 at Montreal Expos 3 W 9-6 7-5 16-11
May 14, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at Montreal Expos 3 W 9-6 8-5 17-11
May 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 3 W 9-6 9-5 18-11
May 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 2 W 9-6 10-5 19-11
May 16, 1977 San Diego Padres 6 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 10-6 10-5 20-11
May 17, 1977 San Diego Padres 6 at Chicago Cubs 23 W 11-6 10-5 21-11
May 19, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at Atlanta Braves 6 L 11-6 10-6 21-12
May 20, 1977 Chicago Cubs 13 at Atlanta Braves 4 W 11-6 11-6 22-12
May 21, 1977 Chicago Cubs 9 at Atlanta Braves 3 W 11-6 12-6 23-12
May 22, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Atlanta Braves 5 L 11-6 12-7 23-13
May 24, 1977 Montreal Expos 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 11-7 12-7 23-14
May 25, 1977 Montreal Expos 3 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 12-7 12-7 24-14
May 26, 1977 Montreal Expos 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 13-7 12-7 25-14
May 27, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 14-7 12-7 26-14
May 28, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 15-7 12-7 27-14
May 29, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 16-7 12-7 28-14
May 30, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 14 L 16-7 12-8 28-15
May 31, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 L 16-7 12-9 28-16
June 1, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 16-7 13-9 29-16
June 3, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 16-7 13-10 29-17
June 4, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 16-7 14-10 30-17
June 5, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 16-7 14-11 30-18
June 6, 1977 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 17-7 14-11 31-18
June 7, 1977 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 18-7 14-11 32-18
June 8, 1977 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 18-8 14-11 32-19
June 9, 1977 San Francisco Giants 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 19-8 14-11 33-19
June 10, 1977 San Francisco Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 20-8 14-11 34-19
June 11, 1977 San Francisco Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 21-8 14-11 35-19
June 12, 1977 San Francisco Giants 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 22-8 14-11 36-19
June 14, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at San Diego Padres 5 W 22-8 15-11 37-19
June 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Diego Padres 0 W 22-8 16-11 38-19
June 16, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at San Diego Padres 8 L 22-8 16-12 38-20
June 17, 1977 Chicago Cubs 7 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 W 22-8 17-12 39-20
June 18, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2 L 22-8 17-13 39-21
June 19, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 L 22-8 17-14 39-22
June 20, 1977 Chicago Cubs 10 at San Francisco Giants 9 W 22-8 18-14 40-22
June 21, 1977 Chicago Cubs 8 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 22-8 19-14 41-22
June 22, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 22-8 20-14 42-22
June 24, 1977 New York Mets 0 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 23-8 20-14 43-22
June 25, 1977 New York Mets 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 24-8 20-14 44-22
June 26, 1977 New York Mets 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 25-8 20-14 45-22
June 27, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 3 W 25-8 21-14 46-22
June 28, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 2 W 25-8 22-14 47-22
June 29, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at Montreal Expos 5 L 25-8 22-15 47-23
June 30, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 25-8 22-16 47-24
July 1, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 25-8 22-17 47-25
July 2, 1977 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 10 L 25-8 22-18 47-26
July 3, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 25-8 23-18 48-26
July 4, 1977 Montreal Expos 19 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 25-9 23-18 48-27
July 4, 1977 Montreal Expos 7 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 25-10 23-18 48-28
July 5, 1977 Montreal Expos 9 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 25-11 23-18 48-29
July 6, 1977 Montreal Expos 6 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 26-11 23-18 49-29
July 7, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 27-11 23-18 50-29
July 8, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 28-11 23-18 51-29
July 9, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 28-12 23-18 51-30
July 10, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 28-13 23-18 51-31
July 10, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 29-13 23-18 52-31
July 12, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Mets 4 L 29-13 23-19 52-32
July 13, 1977 Chicago Cubs 5 at New York Mets 2 W 29-13 24-19 53-32
July 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 29-13 24-20 53-33
July 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 9 L 29-13 24-21 53-34
July 16, 1977 Chicago Cubs 9 at Philadelphia Phillies 8 W 29-13 25-21 54-34
July 17, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 29-13 25-22 54-35
July 21, 1977 Atlanta Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 30-13 25-22 55-35
July 22, 1977 Atlanta Braves 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 31-13 25-22 56-35
July 23, 1977 Atlanta Braves 5 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 31-14 25-22 56-36
July 24, 1977 Houston Astros 10 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 31-15 25-22 56-37
July 24, 1977 Houston Astros 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 31-16 25-22 56-38
July 25, 1977 Houston Astros 7 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 32-16 25-22 57-38
July 26, 1977 Cincinnati Reds 0 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 33-16 25-22 58-38
July 27, 1977 Cincinnati Reds 6 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 33-17 25-22 58-39
July 27, 1977 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 34-17 25-22 59-39
July 28, 1977 Cincinnati Reds 15 at Chicago Cubs 16 W 35-17 25-22 60-39
July 29, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at Houston Astros 1 L 35-17 25-23 60-40
July 30, 1977 Chicago Cubs 3 at Houston Astros 11 L 35-17 25-24 60-41
July 31, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Houston Astros 1 W 35-17 26-24 61-41
August 1, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at Cincinnati Reds 7 L 35-17 26-25 61-42
August 2, 1977 Chicago Cubs 5 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 35-17 27-25 62-42
August 3, 1977 Chicago Cubs 3 at Cincinnati Reds 5 L 35-17 27-26 62-43
August 5, 1977 San Diego Padres 11 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 35-18 27-26 62-44
August 6, 1977 San Diego Padres 5 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 36-18 27-26 63-44
August 7, 1977 San Diego Padres 8 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 36-19 27-26 63-45
August 7, 1977 San Diego Padres 4 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 37-19 27-26 64-45
August 8, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 L 37-19 27-27 64-46
August 9, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 37-19 28-27 65-46
August 10, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 37-19 28-28 65-47
August 12, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 10 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 37-20 28-28 65-48
August 13, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 10 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 37-21 28-28 65-49
August 14, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 10 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 37-22 28-28 65-50
August 14, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 37-23 28-28 65-51
August 16, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 38-23 28-28 66-51
August 17, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 39-23 28-28 67-51
August 18, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 39-24 28-28 67-52
August 19, 1977 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 40-24 28-28 68-52
August 20, 1977 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 41-24 28-28 69-52
August 21, 1977 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 41-25 28-28 69-53
August 22, 1977 San Francisco Giants 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 42-25 28-28 70-53
August 23, 1977 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 42-26 28-28 70-54
August 24, 1977 Chicago Cubs 3 at Atlanta Braves 4 L 42-26 28-29 70-55
August 25, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at Atlanta Braves 8 L 42-26 28-30 70-56
August 26, 1977 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 42-26 29-30 71-56
August 27, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Francisco Giants 7 L 42-26 29-31 71-57
August 28, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 42-26 29-32 71-58
August 29, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 L 42-26 29-33 71-59
August 30, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Los Angeles Dodgers 1 W 42-26 30-33 72-59
August 31, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at Los Angeles Dodgers 5 L 42-26 30-34 72-60
September 2, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at San Diego Padres 5 L 42-26 30-35 72-61
September 3, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Diego Padres 4 L 42-26 30-36 72-62
September 4, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Diego Padres 1 W 42-26 31-36 73-62
September 5, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 43-26 31-36 74-62
September 6, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 43-27 31-36 74-63
September 7, 1977 Montreal Expos 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 43-28 31-36 74-64
September 8, 1977 Montreal Expos 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 44-28 31-36 75-64
September 9, 1977 New York Mets 8 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 45-28 31-36 76-64
September 10, 1977 New York Mets 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 45-29 31-36 76-65
September 11, 1977 New York Mets 7 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 45-30 31-36 76-66
September 12, 1977 Chicago Cubs 9 at St. Louis Cardinals 11 L 45-30 31-37 76-67
September 13, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 45-30 31-38 76-68
September 14, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Montreal Expos 3 L 45-30 31-39 76-69
September 15, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 5 L 45-30 31-40 76-70
September 17, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Mets 3 W 45-30 32-40 77-70
September 17, 1977 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Mets 5 L 45-30 32-41 77-71
September 18, 1977 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Mets 3 W 45-30 33-41 78-71
September 18, 1977 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Mets 6 L 45-30 33-42 78-72
September 20, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 45-30 33-43 78-73
September 21, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 45-30 34-43 79-73
September 22, 1977 Chicago Cubs 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 45-30 35-43 80-73
September 23, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 45-31 35-43 80-74
September 24, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 45-32 35-43 80-75
September 25, 1977 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 45-33 35-43 80-76
September 26, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 46-33 35-43 81-76
September 27, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 15 at Chicago Cubs 9 L 46-34 35-43 81-77
September 28, 1977 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 46-35 35-43 81-78
September 30, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 46-35 35-44 81-79
October 2, 1977 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 46-35 35-45 81-80
October 2, 1977 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 46-35 35-46 81-81