1959 Chicago Cubs

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Season Overview

74-80 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1959 Chicago Cubs

What was the record of the 1959 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a 74-80 record. They went 38-39 at home and 36-41 on the road.

What division did the 1959 Chicago Cubs play in?

The 1959 Chicago Cubs played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1959.

What was the 1959 Chicago Cubs record by month?

The 1959 Chicago Cubs had their best month in July, when they went 14-14 and had a 50% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 12-16 and had a 42.9% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 8-8 50% -2
May 15-16 48.4% -7
June 13-13 50% +1
July 14-14 50% +10
August 12-16 42.9% -15
September 12-13 48% -2

Did the 1959 Chicago Cubs make the Postseason?

No, the Cubs didn't make the Postseason in 1959.

What was the run differential for the 1959 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a run differential of -15. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cubs could have been expected to have about 75.4 wins, or a 75-79 record in the regular season.

How did the 1959 Chicago Cubs perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1959 Chicago Cubs went 24-28.

How did the 1959 Chicago Cubs perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1959 Chicago Cubs went 8-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1959 Chicago Cubs?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1959 Chicago Cubs was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1959 Chicago Cubs?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Cubs had during the 1959 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1959 Chicago Cubs Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Apr 11, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 1
Sun, Apr 12, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Apr 14, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 15, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 7
Thu, Apr 16, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 11 - 3
Fri, Apr 17, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 4
Sat, Apr 18, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 7 - 8
Sun, Apr 19, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 8
Tue, Apr 21, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 1 - 0
Wed, Apr 22, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 8
Thu, Apr 23, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 1
Fri, Apr 24, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sat, Apr 25, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Sun, Apr 26, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Apr 29, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 8 - 18
Thu, Apr 30, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2 (10)
Fri, May 1, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 2, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Sun, May 3, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Sun, May 3, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 5
Mon, May 4, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 2
Tue, May 5, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 3
Wed, May 6, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Thu, May 7, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 4
Fri, May 8, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2 (10)
Sat, May 9, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 11
Sun, May 10, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 10 - 9 (11)
Sun, May 10, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 7 - 8
Mon, May 11, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 8
Tue, May 12, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 3
Wed, May 13, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 0
Thu, May 14, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 2
Sat, May 16, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 17, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5
Sun, May 17, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 6
Tue, May 19, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 7
Wed, May 20, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 5
Thu, May 21, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 3
Fri, May 22, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3 (14)
Sat, May 23, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Sun, May 24, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 7
Mon, May 25, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 9 - 4
Wed, May 27, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 4
Thu, May 28, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 5
Fri, May 29, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 4
Sat, May 30, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 5
Sun, May 31, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jun 3, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jun 4, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2 (10)
Fri, Jun 5, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 10 - 5
Sat, Jun 6, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 2
Sun, Jun 7, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 7, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 1 - 0
Mon, Jun 8, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 5 - 9
Tue, Jun 9, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 4
Wed, Jun 10, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Jun 11, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 8
Fri, Jun 12, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 9 - 7
Sat, Jun 13, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 14, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 6 - 0
Tue, Jun 16, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jun 17, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jun 18, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 4 (13)
Fri, Jun 19, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 8
Sat, Jun 20, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jun 21, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 0
Tue, Jun 23, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jun 24, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Jun 25, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 2
Fri, Jun 26, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 11
Sat, Jun 27, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jun 28, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jun 30, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jul 1, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 5
Thu, Jul 2, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 4
Fri, Jul 3, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Jul 4, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 4, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jul 5, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jul 5, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Thu, Jul 9, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Fri, Jul 10, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 7 (11)
Sat, Jul 11, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jul 12, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 6
Sun, Jul 12, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Jul 14, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 10 - 5
Wed, Jul 15, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jul 16, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jul 17, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jul 18, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Mon, Jul 20, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 2
Tue, Jul 21, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 2
Wed, Jul 22, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 2
Thu, Jul 23, 1959 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jul 24, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Sat, Jul 25, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 26, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jul 28, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 4
Wed, Jul 29, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 5 - 8
Thu, Jul 30, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 6
Fri, Jul 31, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Aug 1, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 12
Sun, Aug 2, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 2
Tue, Aug 4, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Aug 5, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Aug 6, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Fri, Aug 7, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 0
Sat, Aug 8, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4 (14)
Sun, Aug 9, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 5 (10)
Tue, Aug 11, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 4 (10)
Wed, Aug 12, 1959 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 11 - 8
Thu, Aug 13, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 20 - 9
Fri, Aug 14, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 5
Sat, Aug 15, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Aug 16, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 4
Mon, Aug 17, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 7
Wed, Aug 19, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Aug 20, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 8
Thu, Aug 20, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4
Sat, Aug 22, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 7
Sat, Aug 22, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 23, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 2
Mon, Aug 24, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 0