1925 Chicago Cubs
LeagueNational League
BallparkCubs Park
CityChicago, Illinois
OwnersWilliam Wrigley Jr.
ManagersBill Killefer, Rabbit Maranville, George Gibson
RadioWGN
(Quin Ryan)
WMAQ
(Hal Totten)
← 1924 Seasons 1926 →

The 1925 Chicago Cubs season was the 54th season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 50th in the National League and the tenth at Wrigley Field (then known as "Cubs Park"). The Cubs finished eighth and last in the National League with a record of 68–86.

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Pittsburgh Pirates 95 58 0.621 52–25 43–33
New York Giants 86 66 0.566 47–29 39–37
Cincinnati Reds 80 73 0.523 15 44–32 36–41
St. Louis Cardinals 77 76 0.503 18 48–28 29–48
Boston Braves 70 83 0.458 25 37–39 33–44
Brooklyn Robins 68 85 0.444 27 38–39 30–46
Philadelphia Phillies 68 85 0.444 27 40–37 28–48
Chicago Cubs 68 86 0.442 27½ 37–40 31–46

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 13–8 12–10 9–13 11–11 6–16 7–15 12–10
Brooklyn 8–13 11–11 12–10 10–12 11–11 5–17 11–11
Chicago 10–12 11–11 10–12 7–15 10–12 12–10 8–14
Cincinnati 13–9 10–12 12–10 9–13 16–6 8–13 12–10
New York 11–11 12–10 15–7 13–9 13–8 10–12 12–9
Philadelphia 16–6 11–11 12–10 6–16 8–13 8–14 7–15
Pittsburgh 15–7 17–5 10–12 13–8 12–10 14–8 14–8
St. Louis 10–12 11–11 14–8 10–12 9–12 15–7 8–14


Roster

1925 Chicago Cubs roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Gabby Hartnett 117 398 115 .289 24 67
1B Charlie Grimm 141 519 159 .306 10 76
2B Sparky Adams 149 627 180 .287 2 48
SS Rabbit Maranville 75 266 62 .233 0 23
3B Howard Freigau 117 476 146 .307 8 71
OF Cliff Heathcote 109 380 100 .263 5 39
OF Tommy Griffith 76 235 67 .285 7 27
OF Mandy Brooks 90 349 98 .281 14 72

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Art Jahn 58 226 68 .301 0 37
Mike González 70 197 52 .264 3 18
Butch Weis 67 180 48 .267 2 25
Pinky Pittenger 59 173 54 .312 0 15
Bernie Friberg 44 152 39 .257 1 16
Jigger Statz 38 148 38 .257 2 14
Denver Grigsby 51 137 35 .255 0 20
Ike McAuley 37 125 35 .280 0 11
Hack Miller 24 86 24 .279 2 9
Ralph Michaels 22 50 14 .280 0 6
Alex Metzler 9 38 7 .184 0 2
Joe Munson 9 35 13 .371 0 3
Bob Barrett 14 32 10 .313 0 7
Gale Staley 7 26 11 .423 0 3
Bob O'Farrell 17 22 4 .182 0 3
John Churry 3 6 3 .500 0 1
Chink Taylor 8 6 0 .000 0 0
Teddy Kearns 3 2 1 .500 0 0
Mel Kerr 1 0 0 ---- 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Pete Alexander 32 236.0 15 11 3.39 63
Sheriff Blake 36 231.1 10 18 4.86 93
Wilbur Cooper 32 212.1 12 14 4.28 41
Tony Kaufmann 31 196.0 13 13 4.50 49

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Guy Bush 42 182.0 6 13 4.30 76
Percy Jones 28 124.0 6 6 4.65 60
Vic Keen 30 83.1 2 6 6.26 19
Elmer Jacobs 18 55.2 2 3 5.17 19
George Milstead 5 21.0 1 1 3.00 7

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Duke Brett 10 1 1 0 3.63 6
Jumbo Brown 2 0 0 0 3.00 0
George Stueland 2 0 0 0 3.00 2
Bob Osborn 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Farm system

See also: Minor league baseball

Level Team League Manager
AA Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Marty Krug