2003 Chicago Cubs

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88-74 Lost NLCS
Record Outcome

2003 Chicago Cubs

What was the record of the 2003 Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs finished the regular season with a 88-74 record. They went 44-37 at home and 44-37 on the road. Including the postseason, the Chicago Cubs went 94-80. Their final game was a loss in the NL Championship Series to the Florida Marlins.

What division did the 2003 Chicago Cubs play in?

The 2003 Chicago Cubs played in the Central Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 2003 Chicago Cubs?

During the regular season, the 2003 Chicago Cubs went 47-37 against their NL Central opponents.

Who won the NL Central in 2003?

The Cubs won the NL Central in the 2003 season with a 88-74 record. The Astros finished 1 game back with a 87-75 record. The Cardinals finished 3 games back with a 85-77 record. The Pirates finished 13 games back with a 75-87 record. The Reds finished 19 games back with a 69-93 record. The Brewers finished 20 games back with a 68-94 record.

What was the 2003 Chicago Cubs record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Milwaukee Brewers 10-6 62.5% +23
Cincinnati Reds 10-7 58.8% +37
Houston Astros 9-7 56.2% -3
Pittsburgh Pirates 10-8 55.6% -8
St. Louis Cardinals 8-9 47.1% -5

What was the 2003 Chicago Cubs record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 2003 Chicago Cubs had their best month in September, when they went 19-8 and had a 70.4% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 12-15 and had a 44.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 1-0 100% +13
April 14-12 53.8% +28
May 15-12 55.6% -9
June 12-15 44.4% -10
July 12-14 46.2% -14
August 15-13 53.6% -6
September 19-8 70.4% +39

Did the 2003 Chicago Cubs make the Postseason?

Yes, the Chicago Cubs made the Postseason in 2003. They won their first series against the Atlanta Braves in the NL Divisional Series. They eventually lost against the Florida Marlins in the NL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 2003 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 85.3 wins, or a 85-77 record in the regular season.

How did the 2003 Chicago Cubs perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 2003 Chicago Cubs went 31-18.

How did the 2003 Chicago Cubs perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 2003 Chicago Cubs went 8-3 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 2003 Chicago Cubs?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 2003 Chicago Cubs was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 2003 Chicago Cubs?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Cubs had during the 2003 regular season was 4 games, which happened once during the season.

2003 Chicago Cubs Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Mar 31, 2003 @ New York Mets Win 15 - 2
Wed, Apr 2, 2003 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Apr 3, 2003 @ New York Mets Win 6 - 3
Fri, Apr 4, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 9 - 10
Sat, Apr 5, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 9 - 7
Sun, Apr 6, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Apr 8, 2003 vs Montreal Expos Win 6 - 1
Wed, Apr 9, 2003 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0
Thu, Apr 10, 2003 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 7
Fri, Apr 11, 2003 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 12, 2003 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 0
Sun, Apr 13, 2003 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 3
Mon, Apr 14, 2003 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 11
Tue, Apr 15, 2003 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 11 - 1
Wed, Apr 16, 2003 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 4
Thu, Apr 17, 2003 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 16 - 3
Fri, Apr 18, 2003 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 2
Sat, Apr 19, 2003 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 1 (10)
Sun, Apr 20, 2003 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 8
Tue, Apr 22, 2003 vs San Diego Padres Win 7 - 2
Wed, Apr 23, 2003 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Thu, Apr 24, 2003 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Apr 25, 2003 @ Colorado Rockies Win 11 - 7
Sat, Apr 26, 2003 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 5 - 8
Sun, Apr 27, 2003 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Apr 29, 2003 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 2
Wed, Apr 30, 2003 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 5
Thu, May 1, 2003 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 1 (10)
Fri, May 2, 2003 vs Colorado Rockies Win 7 - 4
Sat, May 3, 2003 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 4 - 6
Sun, May 4, 2003 vs Colorado Rockies Win 5 - 4 (10)
Mon, May 5, 2003 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 5
Tue, May 6, 2003 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 6 - 9
Wed, May 7, 2003 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 9, 2003 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Sat, May 10, 2003 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, May 12, 2003 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 11 - 5
Tue, May 13, 2003 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 2
Wed, May 14, 2003 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 1
Thu, May 15, 2003 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 2 (17)
Fri, May 16, 2003 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 7
Sat, May 17, 2003 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 18, 2003 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Mon, May 19, 2003 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 2
Wed, May 21, 2003 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Thu, May 22, 2003 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 23, 2003 @ Houston Astros Loss 5 - 7
Sat, May 24, 2003 @ Houston Astros Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 25, 2003 @ Houston Astros Win 7 - 3
Mon, May 26, 2003 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 10
Tue, May 27, 2003 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 9
Wed, May 28, 2003 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4
Fri, May 30, 2003 vs Houston Astros Loss 1 - 9
Sat, May 31, 2003 vs Houston Astros Win 1 - 0 (16)
Sun, Jun 1, 2003 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Jun 3, 2003 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 4, 2003 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Jun 5, 2003 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 8 - 1
Fri, Jun 6, 2003 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Jun 7, 2003 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jun 8, 2003 vs New York Yankees Win 8 - 7
Tue, Jun 10, 2003 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jun 11, 2003 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 6
Thu, Jun 12, 2003 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Jun 13, 2003 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jun 14, 2003 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 15, 2003 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Mon, Jun 16, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jun 17, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Wed, Jun 18, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 19, 2003 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jun 20, 2003 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 12
Sat, Jun 21, 2003 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jun 22, 2003 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jun 24, 2003 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 1
Wed, Jun 25, 2003 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 6 - 12 (10)
Thu, Jun 26, 2003 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jun 27, 2003 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jun 28, 2003 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jun 29, 2003 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jun 30, 2003 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Tue, Jul 1, 2003 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jul 2, 2003 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 1 - 0
Thu, Jul 3, 2003 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 12
Fri, Jul 4, 2003 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 8 - 11
Sat, Jul 5, 2003 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 6, 2003 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 4
Mon, Jul 7, 2003 vs Florida Marlins Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jul 8, 2003 vs Florida Marlins Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jul 9, 2003 vs Florida Marlins Win 5 - 1
Thu, Jul 10, 2003 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 13
Fri, Jul 11, 2003 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 5 - 9
Sat, Jul 12, 2003 vs Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 3
Sun, Jul 13, 2003 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Jul 18, 2003 @ Florida Marlins Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Jul 19, 2003 @ Florida Marlins Win 1 - 0
Sun, Jul 20, 2003 @ Florida Marlins Win 16 - 2
Mon, Jul 21, 2003 @ Atlanta Braves Win 15 - 6
Tue, Jul 22, 2003 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 8
Wed, Jul 23, 2003 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 3
Thu, Jul 24, 2003 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 14
Fri, Jul 25, 2003 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jul 26, 2003 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jul 27, 2003 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 3
Tue, Jul 29, 2003 vs San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jul 30, 2003 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Jul 31, 2003 vs San Francisco Giants Win 9 - 4
Fri, Aug 1, 2003 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 4 - 3 (14)
Sat, Aug 2, 2003 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 3, 2003 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 2 - 1
Tue, Aug 5, 2003 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 0
Wed, Aug 6, 2003 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Thu, Aug 7, 2003 @ San Diego Padres Win 9 - 3
Fri, Aug 8, 2003 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Aug 9, 2003 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Aug 10, 2003 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Mon, Aug 11, 2003 vs Houston Astros Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Aug 12, 2003 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 0
Wed, Aug 13, 2003 vs Houston Astros Win 6 - 4
Thu, Aug 14, 2003 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 1
Fri, Aug 15, 2003 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 2 - 1