1944 Chicago Cubs Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 75-79
Finished 4th in the NL
Attendance: 636,683, Avg. 11,369
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Manager: Jimmie Wilson (1-9)
Manager: Roy Johnson (0-1)
Manager: Charlie Grimm (74-69)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1944 Chicago Cubs Roster
1944 Chicago Cubs Results

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1944 season with a record of 75 wins and 79 losses, finishing fourth in the NL.

The Cubs scored 702 runs and gave up 669 runs. Bill Nicholson walloped 33 home runs for Chicago and accounted for 122 RBI. Phil Cavarretta paced all regular batters with a .321 average. Hank Wyse topped the team with 16 wins, while Claude Passeau added 15 or more wins also Claude Passeau registered a 2.89 earned run average, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Jimmie Wilson, Roy Johnson and Charlie Grimm coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Hank Wyse1615.5163.15413451431257.3277113909570862021068
Claude Passeau159.6252.89342741823227.02348073850089103943
Bob Chipman99.5003.4926214812129.01476250940041002561
Bill Fleming910.4743.13391810910158.31637455662042104688
Hy Vandenberg74.6363.6335916202126.31236751851054102545
Paul Derringer713.3504.15421617703180.020596831339069002772
Red Lynn54.5564.06227841184.3804138437035103359
Paul Erickson59.3573.5533156531124.31135949567082005547
Ed Hanyzewski25.2864.47147230058.3613329620019100257
Mack Stewart001.4680400012.31122140300050
Dale Alderson006.65121700021.73118162907000105
Hank Miklos007.712020007.0966130000031
John Burrows0018.003020003.0776030100119
Charlie Gassaway01.0007.7122000011.72011103100700162
Totals7579.4873.59313157877011131400.7148166955875452053570256007

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Phil Cavarretta1526926141061973515582406742.321.390.451.841277103800
Don Johnson15464460850169371271802848.278.311.352.663214111700
Bill Nicholson15668658211616735833122309371.287.391.545.93531736500
Roy Hughes126531478861371661281603530.287.337.351.688168711700
Andy Pafko12851246947126162662202823.269.315.350.6651641441100
Dom Dallessandro11744438153116194874106129.304.400.438.83916780200
Stan Hack9844038365108161332505321.282.369.352.72213570400
Dewey Williams79288262236372027202318.240.302.282.58474100300
Lennie Merullo66217193204181116301618.212.276.280.5565421700
Lou Novikoff71151139153942319101011.281.329.403.7325620200
Ival Goodman62168141243781116002315.262.377.355.7325043100
Bill Schuster60167154143471114401216.221.277.299.5764660100
Tony York289085420100700411.235.270.247.5172120100
Frank Secory2266561018104171068.321.387.554.9413100400
Billy Holm5415413210182006101619.136.235.152.3862021500
Hank Wyse4198901116300800212.178.196.211.4071930600
Claude Passeau349180613300300417.163.202.200.4021610700
Mickey Kreitner399785313200100816.153.234.176.4111511300
Charlie Brewster10494441120020057.250.327.295.6221310000
Ed Sauer23535031140050026.220.250.300.5501510100
Hy Vandenberg3542383900050012.237.256.237.493910300
Bill Fleming4058534920060014.170.185.208.3931110400
Paul Derringer4260572910040019.158.172.175.3481000200
Paul Gillespie929262710120033.269.345.423.7681110000
Roy Easterwood17343317201200111.212.235.364.5991220000
Eddie Stanky1328254601001022.240.296.320.616810100
Red Lynn2230294610020014.207.233.241.475710000
Pete Elko722222510000000.227.227.273.500600000
Bob Chipman26514815000000311.104.157.104.261520000
Johnny Ostrowski814132210020014.154.214.231.445300000
Paul Erickson33393622011100315.056.128.194.323700000
Charlie Gassaway2540100000011.250.400.250.650100000
Joe Stephenson4981100001013.125.222.125.347110000
Ed Hanyzewski1420172100010035.059.200.059.259100000
Jimmie Foxx1522200110020025.050.136.100.236200000
Hank Miklos2220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Mack Stewart8110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Dale Alderson12440000000001.000.000.000.000000000
John Burrows3000000000000000000
Garth Mann1001000000000000000
Totals18336108546270114252364671639530520520.261.328.360.68719661052110500


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Lennie Merullo1B100.010001.0001.0000000
Stan Hack1B1800.013010216.9867.7780000
Phil Cavarretta1B13900.013377711121.9921.1730000
Eddie Stanky2B300.04313.8752.3330000
Bill Schuster2B600.0149031.0003.8330000
Don Johnson2B15400.03854624785.9475.5000000
Tony York3B1200.01329021.0003.5000000
Eddie Stanky3B300.031121.8754.6670000
Roy Hughes3B6600.0871461218.9513.5300000
Stan Hack3B7500.096164177.9393.4670000
Jimmie Foxx3B200.026001.0004.0000000
Pete Elko3B600.068011.0002.3330000
Dewey WilliamsC7700.03175077.9814.7663000
Joe StephensonC300.0132001.0005.0000000
Mickey KreitnerC3900.01041313.9923.0000000
Billy HolmC5000.01661842.9793.6804000
Paul GillespieC700.022630.9034.0002000
Jimmie FoxxC100.070001.0007.0000000
Roy EasterwoodC1200.0294011.0002.7501000
Frank SecoryOF1700.0440001.0002.5880000
Ed SauerOF1200.023110.9602.0000000
Andy PafkoOF12300.03332464.9832.9020000
Johnny OstrowskiOF200.01010.500.5000000
Lou NovikoffOF2900.039110.9761.3790000
Bill NicholsonOF15600.03051874.9792.0710000
Ival GoodmanOF3500.0650001.0001.8570000
Dom DallessandroOF10600.0212942.9822.0850000
Phil CavarrettaOF1300.026120.9312.0770000
Hank WyseP4100.075113.9831.4150000
Hy VandenbergP3500.042411.966.8000000
Mack StewartP800.001011.000.1250000
Claude PasseauP3400.01242051.0001.5880000
Hank MiklosP200.004001.0002.0000000
Red LynnP2200.0720021.0001.2270000
Ed HanyzewskiP1400.0226011.0002.0000000
Charlie GassawayP200.001001.000.5000000
Bill FlemingP3900.083930.9401.2050000
Paul EricksonP3300.073021.9491.1210000
Paul DerringerP4200.073013.974.8810000
Bob ChipmanP2600.032412.9641.0380000
John BurrowsP300.00110.500.3330000
Dale AldersonP1200.027011.000.7500000
Tony YorkSS1500.0265255.9405.2000000
Eddie StankySS300.011001.000.6670000
Bill SchusterSS3800.057100918.9464.1320000
Lennie MerulloSS5600.01151671926.9375.0360000
Roy HughesSS5200.0133157836.9735.5770000
Charlie BrewsterSS1000.0272969.9035.6000000
Totals165400.042021878186394.9703.67610000




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