1945 Chicago Cubs

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Season Overview

98-56 Lost WS
Record Outcome

1945 Chicago Cubs

What was the record of the 1945 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a 98-56 record. They went 49-26 at home and 49-30 on the road. Including the postseason, the Chicago Cubs went 101-60. Their final game was a loss in the World Series to the Detroit Tigers.

What division did the 1945 Chicago Cubs play in?

The 1945 Chicago Cubs played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1945.

What was the 1945 Chicago Cubs record by month?

The 1945 Chicago Cubs had their best month in July, when they went 26-6 and had a 81.2% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 11-12 and had a 47.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-4 63.6% +10
May 11-12 47.8% -2
June 14-11 56.0% +14
July 26-6 81.2% +77
August 18-13 58.1% +51
September 22-10 68.8% +53

Did the 1945 Chicago Cubs Win The World Series?

No. While the 1945 Chicago Cubs did play in the World Series, they lost to the Detroit Tigers.

What was the run differential for the 1945 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a run differential of +203. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cubs could have been expected to have about 99.2 wins, or a 99-55 record in the regular season.

How did the 1945 Chicago Cubs perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1945 Chicago Cubs went 26-21.

How did the 1945 Chicago Cubs perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1945 Chicago Cubs went 4-2 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1945 Chicago Cubs?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1945 Chicago Cubs was a 11 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1945 Chicago Cubs?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Cubs had during the 1945 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1945 Chicago Cubs Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 17, 1945 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 19, 1945 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 8
Fri, Apr 20, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Apr 21, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 3
Sun, Apr 22, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Sun, Apr 22, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 25, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 0
Fri, Apr 27, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 3
Sat, Apr 28, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 0
Sun, Apr 29, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Apr 29, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 5, 1945 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 1
Sun, May 6, 1945 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 6
Sun, May 6, 1945 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Wed, May 9, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 5
Fri, May 11, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 1
Sat, May 12, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 13 - 12
Sun, May 13, 1945 @ Boston Braves Loss 2 - 3
Mon, May 14, 1945 @ New York Giants Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Tue, May 15, 1945 @ New York Giants Loss 4 - 5
Wed, May 16, 1945 @ New York Giants Loss 0 - 6
Thu, May 17, 1945 @ New York Giants Loss 5 - 8
Fri, May 18, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 12 - 15
Sun, May 20, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 20, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 4 - 1
Wed, May 23, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Thu, May 24, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 25, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 26, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 27, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 1
Mon, May 28, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 5 - 3
Tue, May 29, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 10
Wed, May 30, 1945 vs New York Giants Loss 6 - 8
Wed, May 30, 1945 vs New York Giants Win 11 - 2
Sat, Jun 2, 1945 vs Boston Braves Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Sun, Jun 3, 1945 vs Boston Braves Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jun 3, 1945 vs Boston Braves Win 3 - 1
Thu, Jun 7, 1945 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 6
Fri, Jun 8, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 3
Sat, Jun 9, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jun 10, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 7
Sun, Jun 10, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 4
Tue, Jun 12, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 9
Thu, Jun 14, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Jun 14, 1945 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 6
Fri, Jun 15, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 1
Fri, Jun 15, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jun 17, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jun 20, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 3
Thu, Jun 21, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jun 22, 1945 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Jun 23, 1945 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jun 24, 1945 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 8
Sun, Jun 24, 1945 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 27, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Jun 28, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 11 - 8
Fri, Jun 29, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Jun 29, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Sat, Jun 30, 1945 @ New York Giants Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 1, 1945 @ New York Giants Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 1, 1945 @ New York Giants Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 3, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 24 - 2
Wed, Jul 4, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jul 4, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 7 - 6
Thu, Jul 5, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 6, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 11 - 3
Fri, Jul 6, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 1
Sat, Jul 7, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jul 8, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 12 - 6
Sun, Jul 8, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 2
Thu, Jul 12, 1945 vs Boston Braves Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jul 12, 1945 vs Boston Braves Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 13, 1945 vs Boston Braves Win 2 - 0
Sat, Jul 14, 1945 vs Boston Braves Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 15, 1945 vs New York Giants Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 15, 1945 vs New York Giants Win 7 - 2
Mon, Jul 16, 1945 vs New York Giants Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 17, 1945 vs New York Giants Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jul 18, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 5 - 0
Wed, Jul 18, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 9
Thu, Jul 19, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jul 20, 1945 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 12
Sat, Jul 21, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 22, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 5
Sun, Jul 22, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 11
Tue, Jul 24, 1945 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 3
Thu, Jul 26, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jul 27, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1 (10)
Sat, Jul 28, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 3
Sun, Jul 29, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jul 29, 1945 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Wed, Aug 1, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 1
Thu, Aug 2, 1945 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 1 - 0
Fri, Aug 3, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 11 - 5
Fri, Aug 3, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 9 - 1
Sat, Aug 4, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 5, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 12 - 5
Sun, Aug 5, 1945 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Wed, Aug 8, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 5 - 2
Wed, Aug 8, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 3 - 2 (12)
Thu, Aug 9, 1945 @ Boston Braves Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Aug 10, 1945 @ Boston Braves Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Aug 11, 1945 @ Boston Braves Win 8 - 0
Sun, Aug 12, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Sun, Aug 12, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 12 - 6
Mon, Aug 13, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 1
Tue, Aug 14, 1945 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Aug 15, 1945 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 20 - 6