Chicago (N) Cubs Clubhouse
Friday, 9/1/1948
Team Stats & Info
Manager: Chris Steele
Record: 59 Wins, 74 Losses, .444 Winning Pct.
Home Record: 32 Wins, 34 Losses
Away Record: 27 Wins, 40 Losses
1 Run Games Record: 17 Wins, 25 Losses
X-Innings Record: 1 Wins, 5 Losses
Record vs LHP: 11 Wins, 28 Losses
Record vs RHP: 48 Wins, 46 Losses
Payroll: $78,895,421 (4th)
Fan Interest: 60/100 (9th)
Batting AVG: .273 (7th)
Homeruns: 184 (3rd)
Walks: 590 (5th)
Stolen Bases: 79 (8th)
Runs Scored: 755 (6th)

Pitching ERA: 5.36 (13th)
Opponents AVG: .270 (8th)
HRs Allowed: 197 (14th)
Walks Allowed: 507 (4th)
Runs Allowed: 771 (13th)
Reports & News
Batting Stats
Pitching Stats
Fielding Stats
Ratings Report
Top Prospects
Minor Leagues
Coaching Staff
Salary Report
Financial Report
Financial History
Team History
Team News
Major Transaction News
All Transaction News
Injury News
Player Development
Active Roster
Player#PosBirthdayBatsThrowsAVGHRRBISBOPS 
CATCHERS           
George Dickey19C 7/10/1915BothRight.3072200.760 
Josh Gibson5C 12/21/1911RightRight.27215860.795 
INFIELDER           
Tommy Henrich231B2/20/1913LeftLeft.2363151.732 
Del Young473B5/11/1912BothRight.2480130.656 
Gil Hodges663B4/4/1924RightRight.236268018.818 
Del Ennis121B6/8/1925RightRight.297248010.883 
Bonnie Serrell522B3/9/1922LeftRight.3088644.836 
Jack Wallaesa36SS8/31/1919BothRight.29723681.854 
OUTFIELDER           
Ted Williams42LF8/30/1918LeftRight.32241108101.196 
Whitey Lockman92CF7/25/1926LeftRight.2478418.680 
Al Libke82RF9/12/1918LeftRight.41301001.038 
Johnny Davis95RF2/16/1918RightRight.300271051.914 
Luis Olmo81CF8/11/1919RightRight.31762219.860 
Player#RoleBirthdayBatsThrowsERAWLSWHIP 
STARTERS           
Leon Day46SP10/30/1916RightRight5.30131401.53 
Warren Spahn27SP4/23/1921LeftLeft4.88131201.28 
Bob Feller64SP11/3/1918RightRight5.884401.47 
Bob Rush52SP12/21/1925RightRight6.2971001.71 
Verdell Mathis8SP11/18/1921LeftLeft4.86131701.39 
RELIEVERS           
Joe Coleman9MR7/30/1922RightRight7.921101.88 
Sam Zoldak63MR12/8/1918LeftLeft3.991311.53 
Johnny Beazley24MR5/25/1918RightRight2.161001.32 
Joe Ostrowski49MR11/15/1916LeftLeft7.820001.58 
Joe Page5MR10/28/1917LeftLeft4.152211.77 
George Gick25CL10/18/1915BothRight3.771171.12 
Tired Position Players
Johnny Davis
Injuries & Disabled List
PlayerStatusRecovery TimeTime on DL leftDiagnosis
Lineups
LINEUP VS RHPPos
1) L B. Serrell2B
2) S J. WallaesaSS
3) L T. WilliamsLF
4) R J. DavisRF
5) R J. GibsonC
6) R D. Ennis1B
7) R G. Hodges3B
8) L W. LockmanCF
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LINEUP VS RHP+DHPos
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LINEUP VS LHPPos
1) R L. OlmoCF
2) L B. Serrell2B
3) L T. WilliamsLF
4) R G. Hodges3B
5) R J. DavisRF
6) R J. GibsonC
7) R D. Ennis1B
8) S J. WallaesaSS
9)
LINEUP VS LHP+DHPos
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Pitching Staff
Starting Rotation
1) L W. Spahn
2) R L. Day
3) R B. Rush
4) L V. Mathis
5)
Mopup Reliever
1) R J. Coleman
2) R B. Feller

Middle Reliever
1) L J. Ostrowski
2) R B. Feller
3) L J. Page
4)
Setup Reliever
1) R J. Beazley
2) L S. Zoldak

Closer
1) R G. Gick
E-Mail Messages
Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Contract offer
You have to be kidding me with your offer.
Offer more money or I will not even think about it.

Regards,
Lester Lockett



Date: Wednesday, 2/8/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, New York (A) has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Lester Lockett



Date: Saturday, 3/4/1948
Subject: Waiver claim/Sign
Hello,
you have claimed Joe Ostrowski off waivers and signed him.

Regards,
Assistant GM



Date: Monday, 5/1/1948
Subject: Progress of Sibby Sisti
Dear Sir,
Sibby Sisti is hitting the ball well at AA Peoria Chiefs!
He has an AVG of .350, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Monday, 5/1/1948
Subject: Status of Porter Vaughan
Dear Sir,
Porter Vaughan has an ERA of 6.26 at AA Peoria Chiefs.
I believe he isn't ready yet for that level!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Monday, 5/1/1948
Subject: Status of Boyd Bartley
Dear Sir,
Boyd Bartley isn't hitting the ball at all at AA Peoria Chiefs!
He has an AVG of .167, so a demotion is
the right choice. He shouldn't be emberassed any more.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Monday, 5/1/1948
Subject: Progress of Ted Pawelek
Dear Sir,
Ted Pawelek is hitting the ball well at A Madison Cubs!
He has an AVG of .402, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Monday, 5/22/1948
Subject: Status of Rex Barney
Dear Sir,
Rex Barney has problems at AA Peoria Chiefs!
He has an ERA of 5.14, so you might
want to demote him soon, before his attitude suffers!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Wednesday, 5/24/1948
Subject: Contract extension
Hello,
I just wanted to let you know that I'm
in my last year of the contract.
Are you interested in giving me an extension?
I'd be happy to play for you again next year!

Regards,
Bonnie Serrell



Date: Thursday, 5/25/1948
Subject: Starting pitcher
Manager,
Believe it or not, but I am a starting pitcher!
Would you please treat me as one and put
me in the rotation?

Regards,
Bob Feller



Date: Sunday, 5/28/1948
Subject: Virgil Stallcup learns new position
Virgil Stallcup has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Second Base.
I would rate his skills as "4" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Thursday, 6/1/1948
Subject: Spider Jorgensen learns new position
Spider Jorgensen has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Shortstop.
I would rate his skills as "3" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Monday, 6/5/1948
Subject: Contract
Dear Sir,
I would like to negotiate a contract extension!
Please let me know if you are interested!

Regards,
Johnny Beazley



Date: Tuesday, 6/6/1948
Subject: Progress of Hank Behrman
Dear Sir,
Hank Behrman has an ERA of 3.74 at A Madison Cubs!
I believe he is ready for the next level!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Friday, 6/9/1948
Subject: Putsy Caballero learns new position
Putsy Caballero has made noteable progress
learning his new position, First Base.
I would rate his skills as "7" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Sunday, 6/11/1948
Subject: Contract
Dear Sir,
I would like to negotiate a contract extension!
Please let me know if you are interested!

Regards,
Del Young



Date: Saturday, 6/17/1948
Subject: William Metzig learns new position
William Metzig has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Leftfield.
I would rate his skills as "7" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Monday, 6/26/1948
Subject: Boyd Bartley learns new position
Boyd Bartley has made noteable progress
learning his new position, First Base.
I would rate his skills as "6" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Monday, 6/26/1948
Subject: Progress of Windy Mccall
Dear Sir,
Windy Mccall is doing pretty good at AA Peoria Chiefs!
He has an ERA of 3.91, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Monday, 7/10/1948
Subject: Joe Ginsberg learns new position
Joe Ginsberg has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Third Base.
I would rate his skills as "2" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director




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