Chicago » Major League Baseball
|Winning Percentage||Made Playoffs||Playoff Series Wins||Championships|
1907, 1908, 2016
The Chicago Cubs have played a total of 139 seasons. Their first season was in 1885, and their most recent season was in 2023.
Between 1885 and 1889, the team was known as the Chicago White Stockings.
In 1890, the team changed their name to the Chicago Colts.
In 1898, the team changed their name to the Chicago Orphans.
In 1903, the team changed their name to the Chicago Cubs.
The Chicago Cubs currently play in the Central Division of the National League, aka the NL Central.
The best start to a Cubs season was the 1934 Chicago Cubs, who started the season 7-0. The second best start to a season was the 1888 Chicago White Stockings, who started the season going 6-0. The third best starts to a Cubs season was the 1958 Chicago Cubs, the 1969 Chicago Cubs and the 1995 Chicago Cubs, who all started the season at 4-0.
The worst start to a Cubs season was the 1997 Chicago Cubs, who started the season at 0-13. The second worst start to a season was the 1962 Chicago Cubs, who started the season with 7 losses. The third worst starts to a Cubs season was the 1894 Chicago Colts and the 1983 Chicago Cubs, who both started the season at 0-6.
The Chicago Cubs last made the playoffs in 2020, when they lost the NL Wild Card Series. They've been in the playoffs a total of 21 times in their 139 seasons.
The Chicago Cubs last missed the playoffs in 2022.
In 2017, the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals in the NL Divisional Series.
In 2020, the Chicago Cubs lost to the Miami Marlins in the NL Wild Card Series.
The Chicago Cubs have appeared in the World Series 11 times, in 1906, 1907, 1908, 1910, 1918, 1929, 1932, 1935, 1938, 1945 and 2016.
The Chicago Cubs won the World Series 3 times, in 1907, 1908 and 2016.
|2020||34-26||Lost NL Wild Card Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|2018||95-68||Lost NL Wild Card (Won 0 Rounds)|
|2017||92-70||Lost NL Championship Series (Won 1 Round)|
|2016||103-58||Won World Series|
|2015||97-65||Lost NL Championship Series (Won 2 Rounds)|
|2008||97-64||Lost NL Divisional Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|2007||85-77||Lost NL Divisional Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|2003||88-74||Lost NL Championship Series (Won 1 Round)|
|1998||90-73||Lost NL Divisional Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1989||93-69||Lost NL Championship Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1984||96-65||Lost NL Championship Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1945||98-56||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1938||89-63||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1935||100-54||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1932||90-64||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1929||98-54||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1918||84-45||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1910||104-50||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1908||99-55||Won World Series|
|1907||107-45||Won World Series|
|1906||116-36||Lost World Series (Won 0 Rounds)|