1971 Chicago Cubs

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Season Overview

83-79 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1971 Chicago Cubs

What was the record of the 1971 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a 83-79 record. They went 44-37 at home and 39-42 on the road.

What division did the 1971 Chicago Cubs play in?

The 1971 Chicago Cubs played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1971 Chicago Cubs?

During the regular season, the 1971 Chicago Cubs went 45-45 against their NL East opponents.

What was the 1971 Chicago Cubs record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Philadelphia Phillies 11-7 61.1% +22
New York Mets 11-7 61.1% +13
St. Louis Cardinals 9-9 50% 0
Montreal Expos 8-10 44.4% -8
Pittsburgh Pirates 6-12 33.3% -47

What was the 1971 Chicago Cubs record by month?

The 1971 Chicago Cubs had their best month in June, when they went 18-9 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 8-13 and had a 38.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 8-13 38.1% -30
May 14-14 50% -19
June 18-9 66.7% +54
July 16-13 55.2% +7
August 15-14 51.7% +1
September 12-16 42.9% -24

Did the 1971 Chicago Cubs make the Postseason?

No, the Cubs didn't make the Postseason in 1971.

What was the run differential for the 1971 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a run differential of -11. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cubs could have been expected to have about 79.7 wins, or a 80-82 record in the regular season.

How did the 1971 Chicago Cubs perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1971 Chicago Cubs went 25-31.

How did the 1971 Chicago Cubs perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1971 Chicago Cubs went 5-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1971 Chicago Cubs?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1971 Chicago Cubs was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1971 Chicago Cubs?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Cubs had during the 1971 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1971 Chicago Cubs Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 6, 1971 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1 (10)
Wed, Apr 7, 1971 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 14
Thu, Apr 8, 1971 @ Houston Astros Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Apr 9, 1971 @ Houston Astros Win 6 - 0
Sat, Apr 10, 1971 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Apr 11, 1971 @ Houston Astros Loss 4 - 7
Mon, Apr 12, 1971 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Tue, Apr 13, 1971 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 15, 1971 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 3
Fri, Apr 16, 1971 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 9
Sat, Apr 17, 1971 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Apr 18, 1971 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Apr 18, 1971 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 8
Tue, Apr 20, 1971 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 1
Thu, Apr 22, 1971 vs Houston Astros Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Apr 23, 1971 vs New York Mets Loss 6 - 7 (12)
Sat, Apr 24, 1971 vs New York Mets Win 7 - 5
Sun, Apr 25, 1971 vs New York Mets Win 9 - 3
Wed, Apr 28, 1971 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 29, 1971 vs Montreal Expos Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Apr 30, 1971 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 1
Sat, May 1, 1971 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 4
Sun, May 2, 1971 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 1
Mon, May 3, 1971 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Tue, May 4, 1971 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 2
Wed, May 5, 1971 @ New York Mets Win 5 - 4
Fri, May 7, 1971 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 3
Sat, May 8, 1971 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0
Sun, May 9, 1971 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 7
Mon, May 10, 1971 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 0
Tue, May 11, 1971 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 2
Wed, May 12, 1971 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 4
Fri, May 14, 1971 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Sat, May 15, 1971 vs San Diego Padres Win 6 - 4
Sun, May 16, 1971 vs San Diego Padres Win 9 - 8 (10)
Sun, May 16, 1971 vs San Diego Padres Win 6 - 4
Tue, May 18, 1971 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 7
Wed, May 19, 1971 vs San Francisco Giants Win 9 - 5
Thu, May 20, 1971 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 7 - 8
Fri, May 21, 1971 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 8
Sat, May 22, 1971 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Sun, May 23, 1971 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 25, 1971 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 26, 1971 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 9
Thu, May 27, 1971 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 10
Fri, May 28, 1971 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 29, 1971 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 9
Sun, May 30, 1971 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 10
Mon, May 31, 1971 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 6
Wed, Jun 2, 1971 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 2, 1971 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 3, 1971 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 1 - 0
Fri, Jun 4, 1971 @ Atlanta Braves Win 11 - 0
Sat, Jun 5, 1971 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 6 (11)
Sun, Jun 6, 1971 @ Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 3
Mon, Jun 7, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 11
Tue, Jun 8, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 1 - 0 (12)
Wed, Jun 9, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jun 11, 1971 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jun 12, 1971 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jun 13, 1971 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Mon, Jun 14, 1971 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 15, 1971 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jun 16, 1971 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Jun 17, 1971 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 6 (10)
Fri, Jun 18, 1971 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 15 - 5
Sat, Jun 19, 1971 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jun 20, 1971 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jun 22, 1971 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Jun 23, 1971 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 25, 1971 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 12 - 0
Sat, Jun 26, 1971 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jun 27, 1971 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Mon, Jun 28, 1971 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Jun 29, 1971 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 30, 1971 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 10 - 5
Fri, Jul 2, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jul 3, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jul 4, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 7
Mon, Jul 5, 1971 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Jul 6, 1971 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jul 7, 1971 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 5
Wed, Jul 7, 1971 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jul 8, 1971 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jul 9, 1971 @ San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jul 9, 1971 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Jul 10, 1971 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jul 11, 1971 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jul 11, 1971 @ San Diego Padres Loss 5 - 7
Thu, Jul 15, 1971 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 6
Fri, Jul 16, 1971 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 11 - 2
Sat, Jul 17, 1971 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jul 18, 1971 vs Montreal Expos Win 8 - 4
Mon, Jul 19, 1971 vs Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Jul 20, 1971 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 2
Wed, Jul 21, 1971 vs New York Mets Win 11 - 7
Thu, Jul 22, 1971 vs New York Mets Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Jul 23, 1971 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 24, 1971 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jul 25, 1971 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Jul 26, 1971 @ Montreal Expos Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jul 27, 1971 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jul 28, 1971 @ Montreal Expos Win 10 - 2
Fri, Jul 30, 1971 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Jul 31, 1971 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Aug 1, 1971 @ New York Mets Win 3 - 2
Mon, Aug 2, 1971 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Aug 3, 1971 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 0
Wed, Aug 4, 1971 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 0
Thu, Aug 5, 1971 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 0
Sat, Aug 7, 1971 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 5
Sun, Aug 8, 1971 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4 (11)
Sun, Aug 8, 1971 vs San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 0
Tue, Aug 10, 1971 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 1
Wed, Aug 11, 1971 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Aug 13, 1971 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 8
Sat, Aug 14, 1971 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Sun, Aug 15, 1971 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Mon, Aug 16, 1971 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 0
Tue, Aug 17, 1971 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Aug 18, 1971 @ Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 2
Fri, Aug 20, 1971 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 2