2003 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 88-74
Finished 1st in the NL's Central Division
Attendance: 2,962,630, Avg. 37,033
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Won Division
National League Division Series - Defeated Atlanta Braves 3-2
National League Championship Series - Lost to Florida Marlins 4-3
Manager: Dusty Baker (88-74)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
2003 Chicago Cubs Statistics
2003 Chicago Cubs Roster

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 2003 season with a record of 88 wins and 74 losses, finishing first in the NL's Central Division.

The Cubs scored 724 runs and surrendered 683 runs. Sammy Sosa walloped 40 home runs for Chicago, while Aramis Ramirez, Moises Alou and Alex Gonzalez each swatted 20 or more also. Sammy Sosa drove in 103 runs. Mark Grudzielanek topped batters with significant playing time with a .314 average. Mark Prior led the team with 18 wins and a team-best 2.43 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Dusty Baker coached the team. The 2003 Chicago Cubs qualified for the playoffs as a division winner.

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Regular Season Runs For: 725
Regular Season Runs Against: 683

Date Game Res Home Road Record
March 31, 2003 Chicago Cubs 15 at New York Mets 2 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 2, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Mets 4 L 0-0 1-1 1-1
April 3, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Mets 3 W 0-0 2-1 2-1
April 4, 2003 Chicago Cubs 9 at Cincinnati Reds 10 L 0-0 2-2 2-2
April 5, 2003 Chicago Cubs 9 at Cincinnati Reds 7 W 0-0 3-2 3-2
April 6, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 5 L 0-0 3-3 3-3
April 8, 2003 Montreal Expos 1 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 1-0 3-3 4-3
April 9, 2003 Montreal Expos 0 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 2-0 3-3 5-3
April 10, 2003 Montreal Expos 7 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 2-1 3-3 5-4
April 11, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 2-2 3-3 5-5
April 12, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 3-2 3-3 6-5
April 13, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 4-2 3-3 7-5
April 14, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 11 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 4-3 3-3 7-6
April 15, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 11 W 5-3 3-3 8-6
April 16, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 4 at Chicago Cubs 10 W 6-3 3-3 9-6
April 17, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Chicago Cubs 16 W 7-3 3-3 10-6
April 18, 2003 Chicago Cubs 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 7-3 4-3 11-6
April 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 7-3 5-3 12-6
April 20, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 7-3 5-4 12-7
April 22, 2003 San Diego Padres 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 8-3 5-4 13-7
April 23, 2003 San Diego Padres 2 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 8-4 5-4 13-8
April 24, 2003 San Diego Padres 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 8-5 5-4 13-9
April 25, 2003 Chicago Cubs 11 at Colorado Rockies 7 W 8-5 6-4 14-9
April 26, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Colorado Rockies 8 L 8-5 6-5 14-10
April 27, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Colorado Rockies 6 L 8-5 6-6 14-11
April 29, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 8-5 7-6 15-11
April 30, 2003 Chicago Cubs 0 at San Francisco Giants 5 L 8-5 7-7 15-12
May 1, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 1 W 8-5 8-7 16-12
May 2, 2003 Colorado Rockies 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 9-5 8-7 17-12
May 3, 2003 Colorado Rockies 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 9-6 8-7 17-13
May 4, 2003 Colorado Rockies 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 10-6 8-7 18-13
May 5, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 10-7 8-7 18-14
May 6, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 9 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 10-8 8-7 18-15
May 7, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 11-8 8-7 19-15
May 9, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 11-9 8-7 19-16
May 10, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 12-9 8-7 20-16
May 12, 2003 Chicago Cubs 11 at Milwaukee Brewers 5 W 12-9 9-7 21-16
May 13, 2003 Chicago Cubs 7 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 12-9 10-7 22-16
May 14, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 1 W 12-9 11-7 23-16
May 15, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 12-9 12-7 24-16
May 16, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 12-9 12-8 24-17
May 17, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 12-9 13-8 25-17
May 18, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 L 12-9 13-9 25-18
May 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 12-9 13-10 25-19
May 21, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 12-9 13-11 25-20
May 22, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 12-9 14-11 26-20
May 23, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Houston Astros 7 L 12-9 14-12 26-21
May 24, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Houston Astros 2 W 12-9 15-12 27-21
May 25, 2003 Chicago Cubs 7 at Houston Astros 3 W 12-9 16-12 28-21
May 26, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 12-10 16-12 28-22
May 27, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 12-11 16-12 28-23
May 28, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 13-11 16-12 29-23
May 30, 2003 Houston Astros 9 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 13-12 16-12 29-24
May 31, 2003 Houston Astros 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 14-12 16-12 30-24
June 1, 2003 Houston Astros 9 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 14-13 16-12 30-25
June 3, 2003 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 15-13 16-12 31-25
June 4, 2003 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 5 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 15-14 16-12 31-26
June 5, 2003 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 1 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 16-14 16-12 32-26
June 6, 2003 New York Yankees 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 16-15 16-12 32-27
June 7, 2003 New York Yankees 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 17-15 16-12 33-27
June 8, 2003 New York Yankees 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 18-15 16-12 34-27
June 10, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Baltimore Orioles 0 W 18-15 17-12 35-27
June 11, 2003 Chicago Cubs 7 at Baltimore Orioles 6 W 18-15 18-12 36-27
June 12, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Baltimore Orioles 6 L 18-15 18-13 36-28
June 13, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Toronto Blue Jays 5 L 18-15 18-14 36-29
June 14, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 W 18-15 19-14 37-29
June 15, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 5 L 18-15 19-15 37-30
June 16, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 3 W 18-15 20-15 38-30
June 17, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Cincinnati Reds 2 L 18-15 20-16 38-31
June 18, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 18-15 21-16 39-31
June 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 18-15 21-17 39-32
June 20, 2003 Chicago White Sox 12 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 18-16 21-17 39-33
June 21, 2003 Chicago White Sox 7 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 18-17 21-17 39-34
June 22, 2003 Chicago White Sox 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 19-17 21-17 40-34
June 24, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 20-17 21-17 41-34
June 25, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 12 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 20-18 21-17 41-35
June 26, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 5 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 20-19 21-17 41-36
June 27, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 20-19 21-18 41-37
June 28, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at Chicago White Sox 7 L 20-19 21-19 41-38
June 29, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 20-19 22-19 42-38
June 30, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 20-19 22-20 42-39
July 1, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 20-19 22-21 42-40
July 2, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 20-19 23-21 43-40
July 3, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 12 L 20-19 23-22 43-41
July 4, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 11 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 20-20 23-22 43-42
July 5, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 21-20 23-22 44-42
July 6, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 21-21 23-22 44-43
July 7, 2003 Florida Marlins 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 22-21 23-22 45-43
July 8, 2003 Florida Marlins 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 22-22 23-22 45-44
July 9, 2003 Florida Marlins 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 23-22 23-22 46-44
July 10, 2003 Atlanta Braves 13 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 23-23 23-22 46-45
July 11, 2003 Atlanta Braves 9 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 23-24 23-22 46-46
July 12, 2003 Atlanta Braves 3 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 24-24 23-22 47-46
July 13, 2003 Atlanta Braves 7 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 24-25 23-22 47-47
July 18, 2003 Chicago Cubs 0 at Florida Marlins 6 L 24-25 23-23 47-48
July 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Florida Marlins 0 W 24-25 24-23 48-48
July 20, 2003 Chicago Cubs 16 at Florida Marlins 2 W 24-25 25-23 49-48
July 21, 2003 Chicago Cubs 15 at Atlanta Braves 6 W 24-25 26-23 50-48
July 22, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Atlanta Braves 8 L 24-25 26-24 50-49
July 23, 2003 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 24-26 26-24 50-50
July 24, 2003 Philadelphia Phillies 14 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 24-27 26-24 50-51
July 25, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Houston Astros 3 W 24-27 27-24 51-51
July 26, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Houston Astros 3 L 24-27 27-25 51-52
July 27, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Houston Astros 3 W 24-27 28-25 52-52
July 29, 2003 San Francisco Giants 0 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 25-27 28-25 53-52
July 30, 2003 San Francisco Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 25-28 28-25 53-53
July 31, 2003 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 26-28 28-25 54-53
August 1, 2003 Arizona Diamondbacks 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 27-28 28-25 55-53
August 2, 2003 Arizona Diamondbacks 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 27-29 28-25 55-54
August 3, 2003 Arizona Diamondbacks 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 28-29 28-25 56-54
August 5, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Diego Padres 0 W 28-29 29-25 57-54
August 6, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at San Diego Padres 2 W 28-29 30-25 58-54
August 7, 2003 Chicago Cubs 9 at San Diego Padres 3 W 28-29 31-25 59-54
August 8, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 L 28-29 31-26 59-55
August 9, 2003 Chicago Cubs 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 6 L 28-29 31-27 59-56
August 10, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Los Angeles Dodgers 1 W 28-29 32-27 60-56
August 11, 2003 Houston Astros 3 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 28-30 32-27 60-57
August 12, 2003 Houston Astros 0 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 29-30 32-27 61-57
August 13, 2003 Houston Astros 4 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 30-30 32-27 62-57
August 14, 2003 Houston Astros 1 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 31-30 32-27 63-57
August 15, 2003 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 32-30 32-27 64-57
August 16, 2003 Los Angeles Dodgers 10 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 32-31 32-27 64-58
August 17, 2003 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 32-32 32-27 64-59
August 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 8 at Houston Astros 12 L 32-32 32-28 64-60
August 20, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at Houston Astros 0 W 32-32 33-28 65-60
August 21, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Houston Astros 9 L 32-32 33-29 65-61
August 22, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Arizona Diamondbacks 1 W 32-32 34-29 66-61
August 23, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at Arizona Diamondbacks 13 L 32-32 34-30 66-62
August 24, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Arizona Diamondbacks 3 W 32-32 35-30 67-62
August 26, 2003 Chicago Cubs 7 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 32-32 36-30 68-62
August 27, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 32-32 36-31 68-63
August 28, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 32-32 36-32 68-64
August 29, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 33-32 36-32 69-64
August 30, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 9 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 33-33 36-32 69-65
August 31, 2003 Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 33-34 36-32 69-66
September 1, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 34-34 36-32 70-66
September 2, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 34-35 36-32 70-67
September 2, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 35-35 36-32 71-67
September 3, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 36-35 36-32 72-67
September 4, 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 37-35 36-32 73-67
September 5, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 37-35 37-32 74-67
September 6, 2003 Chicago Cubs 8 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 W 37-35 38-32 75-67
September 7, 2003 Chicago Cubs 10 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 37-35 39-32 76-67
September 9, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 3 W 37-35 40-32 77-67 San Juan, PR
September 10, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Montreal Expos 8 L 37-35 40-33 77-68 San Juan, PR
September 11, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at Montreal Expos 3 L 37-35 40-34 77-69
September 12, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 38-35 40-34 78-69
September 13, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 6 at Chicago Cubs 9 W 39-35 40-34 79-69
September 14, 2003 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Chicago Cubs 0 L 39-36 40-34 79-70
September 15, 2003 New York Mets 1 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 40-36 40-34 80-70
September 16, 2003 New York Mets 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 41-36 40-34 81-70
September 17, 2003 New York Mets 0 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 42-36 40-34 82-70
September 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 10 at Pittsburgh Pirates 9 W 42-36 41-34 83-70
September 19, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 10 L 42-36 41-35 83-71
September 20, 2003 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 42-36 41-36 83-72
September 21, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 42-36 42-36 84-72
September 23, 2003 Chicago Cubs 6 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 42-36 43-36 85-72
September 24, 2003 Chicago Cubs 8 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 42-36 44-36 86-72
September 25, 2003 Chicago Cubs 7 at Cincinnati Reds 9 L 42-36 44-37 86-73
September 27, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 43-36 44-37 87-73
September 27, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 7 W 44-36 44-37 88-73
September 28, 2003 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 44-37 44-37 88-74
September 30, 2003 Chicago Cubs 4 at Atlanta Braves 2 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
October 1, 2003 Chicago Cubs 3 at Atlanta Braves 5 L 0-0 1-1 1-1
October 3, 2003 Atlanta Braves 1 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 1-0 1-1 2-1
October 4, 2003 Atlanta Braves 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 1-1 1-1 2-2
October 5, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Atlanta Braves 1 W 1-1 2-1 3-2
October 7, 2003 Florida Marlins 9 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 1-2 2-1 3-3
October 8, 2003 Florida Marlins 3 at Chicago Cubs 12 W 2-2 2-1 4-3
October 10, 2003 Chicago Cubs 5 at Florida Marlins 4 W 2-2 3-1 5-3
October 11, 2003 Chicago Cubs 8 at Florida Marlins 3 W 2-2 4-1 6-3
October 12, 2003 Chicago Cubs 0 at Florida Marlins 4 L 2-2 4-2 6-4
October 14, 2003 Florida Marlins 8 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 2-3 4-2 6-5
October 15, 2003 Florida Marlins 9 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 2-4 4-2 6-6