1973 Chicago Cubs

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Season Overview

77-84 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1973 Chicago Cubs

What was the record of the 1973 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a 77-84 record. They went 41-39 at home and 36-45 on the road.

What division did the 1973 Chicago Cubs play in?

The 1973 Chicago Cubs played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1973 Chicago Cubs?

During the regular season, the 1973 Chicago Cubs went 44-45 against their NL East opponents.

What was the 1973 Chicago Cubs record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
New York Mets 10-7 58.8% +7
Philadelphia Phillies 10-8 55.6% +2
St. Louis Cardinals 9-9 50% -1
Montreal Expos 9-9 50% -2
Pittsburgh Pirates 6-12 33.3% -28

What was the 1973 Chicago Cubs record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1973 Chicago Cubs had their best month in May, when they went 18-11 and had a 62.1% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 8-19 and had a 29.6% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 12-8 60% +10
May 18-11 62.1% +45
June 17-13 56.7% 0
July 8-19 29.6% -37
August 9-18 33.3% -46
September 13-14 48.1% -11
October 0-1 0% -2

Did the 1973 Chicago Cubs make the Postseason?

No, the Cubs didn't make the Postseason in 1973.

What was the run differential for the 1973 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a run differential of -41. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cubs could have been expected to have about 75.7 wins, or a 76-85 record in the regular season.

How did the 1973 Chicago Cubs perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1973 Chicago Cubs went 30-27.

How did the 1973 Chicago Cubs perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1973 Chicago Cubs went 8-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1973 Chicago Cubs?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1973 Chicago Cubs was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1973 Chicago Cubs?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Cubs had during the 1973 regular season was 11 games, which happened once during the season.

1973 Chicago Cubs Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Apr 6, 1973 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2
Sat, Apr 7, 1973 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2 (10)
Sun, Apr 8, 1973 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Apr 12, 1973 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 6
Fri, Apr 13, 1973 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Apr 14, 1973 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Sun, Apr 15, 1973 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 6
Tue, Apr 17, 1973 @ New York Mets Win 1 - 0
Wed, Apr 18, 1973 @ New York Mets Win 1 - 0
Thu, Apr 19, 1973 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Apr 19, 1973 @ New York Mets Win 7 - 0
Sat, Apr 21, 1973 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 10 - 9
Sun, Apr 22, 1973 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 10
Sun, Apr 22, 1973 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 11 - 3
Tue, Apr 24, 1973 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4 (10)
Wed, Apr 25, 1973 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Apr 26, 1973 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Apr 27, 1973 vs San Diego Padres Win 10 - 2
Sat, Apr 28, 1973 vs San Diego Padres Win 2 - 0
Sun, Apr 29, 1973 vs San Diego Padres Win 10 - 4
Tue, May 1, 1973 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 5
Wed, May 2, 1973 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 4
Thu, May 3, 1973 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 4, 1973 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 5, 1973 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 4
Sun, May 6, 1973 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 9 - 11 (12)
Sun, May 6, 1973 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 4
Mon, May 7, 1973 @ San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 4
Tue, May 8, 1973 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2 (12)
Wed, May 9, 1973 @ San Diego Padres Win 9 - 2
Fri, May 11, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 12, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 1
Sun, May 13, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 13, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 3
Tue, May 15, 1973 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3
Wed, May 16, 1973 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3
Thu, May 17, 1973 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 6
Fri, May 18, 1973 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 2
Sat, May 19, 1973 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 3
Sat, May 19, 1973 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 6
Tue, May 22, 1973 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Wed, May 23, 1973 @ Montreal Expos Win 4 - 2 (10)
Fri, May 25, 1973 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 2
Sat, May 26, 1973 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 0
Sun, May 27, 1973 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 0
Mon, May 28, 1973 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 6
Tue, May 29, 1973 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 1
Wed, May 30, 1973 vs Houston Astros Loss 1 - 4
Thu, May 31, 1973 vs Houston Astros Win 16 - 8
Fri, Jun 1, 1973 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 7 - 8
Sat, Jun 2, 1973 vs Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 3, 1973 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 0
Tue, Jun 5, 1973 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 10
Wed, Jun 6, 1973 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 4
Thu, Jun 7, 1973 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Jun 8, 1973 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 5
Sat, Jun 9, 1973 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Jun 10, 1973 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 9 - 7
Tue, Jun 12, 1973 @ Houston Astros Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jun 13, 1973 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 6
Thu, Jun 14, 1973 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jun 15, 1973 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 8
Sat, Jun 16, 1973 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 17, 1973 @ Atlanta Braves Win 9 - 3
Sun, Jun 17, 1973 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 5 - 8
Mon, Jun 18, 1973 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Jun 19, 1973 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jun 19, 1973 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jun 20, 1973 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jun 22, 1973 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jun 23, 1973 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Sun, Jun 24, 1973 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 0
Mon, Jun 25, 1973 @ New York Mets Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 26, 1973 @ New York Mets Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jun 27, 1973 vs Montreal Expos Win 6 - 1
Wed, Jun 27, 1973 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 5 (18)
Thu, Jun 28, 1973 vs Montreal Expos Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jun 29, 1973 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jun 30, 1973 vs New York Mets Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 1, 1973 vs New York Mets Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jul 1, 1973 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Tue, Jul 3, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Jul 4, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2 (10)
Thu, Jul 5, 1973 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 7
Fri, Jul 6, 1973 @ San Diego Padres Win 8 - 5
Sat, Jul 7, 1973 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jul 8, 1973 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jul 10, 1973 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 2
Wed, Jul 11, 1973 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jul 13, 1973 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 5
Sat, Jul 14, 1973 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jul 15, 1973 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Jul 17, 1973 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 1
Wed, Jul 18, 1973 vs San Diego Padres Loss 5 - 8
Thu, Jul 19, 1973 vs San Diego Padres Win 12 - 5
Fri, Jul 20, 1973 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Jul 21, 1973 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jul 22, 1973 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 4 (13)
Thu, Jul 26, 1973 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 27, 1973 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 10
Sat, Jul 28, 1973 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 7
Sun, Jul 29, 1973 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jul 29, 1973 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 4
Mon, Jul 30, 1973 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jul 31, 1973 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3