1953 Chicago Cubs

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Season Overview

65-89 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1953 Chicago Cubs

What was the record of the 1953 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a 65-89 record. They went 43-34 at home and 22-55 on the road.

What division did the 1953 Chicago Cubs play in?

The 1953 Chicago Cubs played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1953.

What was the 1953 Chicago Cubs record by month?

The 1953 Chicago Cubs had their best month in September, when they went 15-9 and had a 62.5% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 7-20 and had a 25.9% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 5-4 55.6% -2
May 7-20 25.9% -51
June 11-19 36.7% -51
July 12-18 40% -52
August 15-19 44.1% -38
September 15-9 62.5% -8

Did the 1953 Chicago Cubs make the Postseason?

No, the Cubs didn't make the Postseason in 1953.

What was the run differential for the 1953 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a run differential of -202. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cubs could have been expected to have about 57.7 wins, or a 58-96 record in the regular season.

How did the 1953 Chicago Cubs perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1953 Chicago Cubs went 25-20.

How did the 1953 Chicago Cubs perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1953 Chicago Cubs went 7-3 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1953 Chicago Cubs?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1953 Chicago Cubs was a 10 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1953 Chicago Cubs?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Cubs had during the 1953 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1953 Chicago Cubs Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 14, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 16, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 3
Wed, Apr 22, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 6 - 15
Thu, Apr 23, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 6 - 2
Sat, Apr 25, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 10 - 6
Sun, Apr 26, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 5
Tue, Apr 28, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 3
Wed, Apr 29, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Apr 30, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 4
Fri, May 1, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Sun, May 3, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 5
Sun, May 3, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 2
Mon, May 4, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 8
Wed, May 6, 1953 @ New York Giants Loss 5 - 8
Fri, May 8, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 2
Sat, May 9, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 2 - 0
Sun, May 10, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 6
Sun, May 10, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 4
Tue, May 12, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 4 (11)
Fri, May 15, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 1
Sat, May 16, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 17, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 17, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 3
Tue, May 19, 1953 vs New York Giants Loss 4 - 6 (10)
Wed, May 20, 1953 vs New York Giants Loss 6 - 16
Sat, May 23, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 3 - 5
Sun, May 24, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 5
Sun, May 24, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 2
Mon, May 25, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 14
Tue, May 26, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Tue, May 26, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Wed, May 27, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 9
Fri, May 29, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 6
Sat, May 30, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 8
Sat, May 30, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 31, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Jun 2, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Wed, Jun 3, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 1
Thu, Jun 4, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Jun 5, 1953 @ New York Giants Loss 1 - 11
Sat, Jun 6, 1953 @ New York Giants Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jun 7, 1953 @ New York Giants Win 10 - 5
Sun, Jun 7, 1953 @ New York Giants Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jun 8, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 7
Tue, Jun 9, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 9 - 10
Wed, Jun 10, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 9
Wed, Jun 10, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 8
Fri, Jun 12, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jun 14, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Jun 16, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Jun 16, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 17, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4 (16)
Thu, Jun 18, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 4
Fri, Jun 19, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 11 - 8
Fri, Jun 19, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Jun 20, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jun 21, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, Jun 22, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 9 - 4
Tue, Jun 23, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jun 24, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 8
Thu, Jun 25, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 13
Fri, Jun 26, 1953 vs New York Giants Loss 6 - 9
Sat, Jun 27, 1953 vs New York Giants Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jun 28, 1953 vs New York Giants Loss 2 - 12
Mon, Jun 29, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 2
Tue, Jun 30, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 10 - 3
Wed, Jul 1, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 10
Fri, Jul 3, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 10 - 3
Sat, Jul 4, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jul 4, 1953 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jul 5, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 4
Sun, Jul 5, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 8
Mon, Jul 6, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 6
Tue, Jul 7, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jul 8, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 3
Fri, Jul 10, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 6
Fri, Jul 10, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 11, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jul 12, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 12, 1953 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 7
Thu, Jul 16, 1953 @ New York Giants Loss 3 - 10
Sat, Jul 18, 1953 @ New York Giants Loss 7 - 12
Sun, Jul 19, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 19, 1953 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6
Mon, Jul 20, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Jul 21, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 4 - 15
Wed, Jul 22, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 9
Wed, Jul 22, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 1 - 11
Fri, Jul 24, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 1
Sat, Jul 25, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jul 26, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jul 26, 1953 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jul 28, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 2 - 13
Wed, Jul 29, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Jul 30, 1953 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 31, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Aug 1, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 10
Sun, Aug 2, 1953 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 6 (11)
Tue, Aug 4, 1953 vs New York Giants Win 5 - 3
Wed, Aug 5, 1953 vs New York Giants Win 9 - 6
Wed, Aug 5, 1953 vs New York Giants Win 7 - 6 (10)
Thu, Aug 6, 1953 vs New York Giants Loss 6 - 12
Fri, Aug 7, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Aug 8, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 1
Sun, Aug 9, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 7
Sun, Aug 9, 1953 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 5
Tue, Aug 11, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 1 - 0
Wed, Aug 12, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 10
Wed, Aug 12, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Thu, Aug 13, 1953 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 10
Fri, Aug 14, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 11 - 4
Sat, Aug 15, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Aug 16, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Aug 16, 1953 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Aug 18, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Aug 19, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3
Thu, Aug 20, 1953 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Aug 21, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Aug 22, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 2 (14)
Sun, Aug 23, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 10
Sun, Aug 23, 1953 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 2
Tue, Aug 25, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Tue, Aug 25, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Aug 26, 1953 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 13 - 4