2006 Chicago (N) Cubs
Record: 99-63
Finish: 1st in NL Central Division
Runs Scored: 827
Runs Allowed: 654
Exp W-L: 98-64
 
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 3,117,107
Manager: Matt Lapensee

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 61-77, 13th in the National
AA: 57-81, 14th in the National
A: 84-54, 2nd in the National
 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost Divisional Series 2-4 to Atlanta Braves
 
Team Index    Draft History Park History
Starters: Positional    Registers: Batters     Leaders: Batters   
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Team Batting Stats     Help
Pos Name Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS DWS
LF *Scott Podsednik 30 154 618 107 188 30 6 11 72 102 50 70 78 .304 .380 .426 .806 100.8 17.1 4.9
3B #Bill Mueller 35 154 597 94 201 36 3 13 93 2 1 64 71 .337 .402 .472 .874 108.0 22.4 6.1
C  Jason Phillips 29 154 593 78 177 33 1 14 85 0 0 42 60 .298 .349 .428 .778 80.1 12.7 3.8
LF  Magglio Ordonez 32 156 566 98 178 27 2 37 117 10 6 60 72 .314 .381 .565 .947 111.7 22.2 4.5
C *Chao-Kuan Wu 21 142 458 62 109 14 1 30 84 10 7 41 97 .238 .305 .469 .775 65.6 8.3 4.0
2B *Todd Walker 33 137 435 71 121 35 5 11 55 0 0 48 71 .278 .352 .457 .809 66.9 12.1 2.4
RF  Prentice Redman 26 132 435 66 129 9 4 3 56 70 21 32 68 .297 .340 .356 .697 58.9 8.1 4.4
2B *Andy Fox 35 138 392 62 116 20 4 2 39 29 12 23 95 .296 .347 .383 .729 51.4 7.6 7.7
2B #Jose Macias 34 96 213 32 66 15 1 3 29 0 2 20 21 .310 .366 .432 .798 30.2 5.0 1.3
SS  Tony Giarratano 23 62 199 28 67 14 2 0 22 10 8 12 33 .337 .377 .427 .804 28.2 5.0 4.1
2B  Placido Polanco 30 69 177 18 50 11 0 2 21 3 2 11 13 .282 .326 .379 .705 21.4 2.5 1.6
1B  Lance Niekro 27 82 156 12 49 5 0 0 16 0 0 15 26 .314 .374 .346 .720 19.1 2.9 1.0
C  Bengie Molina 31 80 157 13 38 5 0 7 23 0 0 4 10 .242 .259 .408 .667 13.6 0.3 1.0
DH  Craig Monroe 29 59 137 18 36 6 0 10 25 0 0 7 31 .263 .297 .526 .822 20.6 3.1 0.9
P  Mark Prior 25 36 85 12 27 3 1 0 15 0 0 6 26 .318 .359 .376 .735 10.4 1.4 0.0
P #Carlos Zambrano 25 35 82 3 10 3 0 0 5 0 0 1 33 .122 .131 .159 .289 -0.6 0.0 0.0
3B  David Kelton 26 36 69 14 22 3 0 0 8 4 1 4 18 .319 .356 .362 .718 7.9 1.0 0.4
1B *Carlos Delgado 34 20 52 13 16 4 0 4 11 0 0 13 17 .308 .448 .615 1.063 14.0 3.1 0.4
P  Zack Greinke 22 25 55 8 5 3 1 0 2 0 0 3 17 .091 .138 .182 .320 -0.2 0.0 0.0
RF  Jason Dubois 27 23 37 2 5 2 0 0 2 1 0 3 16 .135 .200 .189 .389 1.2 0.0 0.3
P  Roy Halladay 29 13 33 5 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 9 .152 .243 .182 .425 1.6 0.0 0.0
P *C.C. Sabathia 25 15 31 2 6 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 10 .194 .235 .258 .493 1.8 0.0 0.0
P  Kerry Wood 29 14 28 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 9 .214 .214 .214 .429 1.1 0.0 0.1
P  Freddy Garcia 30 9 20 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 6 .250 .286 .250 .536 1.4 0.0 0.0
P  Jeremy Bonderman 23 11 18 1 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 3 .222 .222 .222 .444 0.3 0.0 0.0
P  Rafael Soriano 26 74 8 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .125 .222 .125 .347 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P *Jay Marshall 23 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .125 .000 .125 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P  Sergio Mitre 25 26 7 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0
P  Michael Wuertz 27 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0.3 0.0 0.0
2B *Craig Counsell 35 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.4 0.0 0.0
P *Aaron Fultz 32 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0.2 0.0 0.0
P  Cliff Politte 32 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  David Aardsma 24 14 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 0.7 0.3 0.0
P *Eric Knott 31 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  Latroy Hawkins 33 97 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  Fernando Rodney 29 54 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  Todd Ritchie 34 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 28.7 2224 5675 827 1640 282 31 147 797 241 110 490 922 .289 .348 .427 .775 816.2 135.2 48.8
  Rank among 16 NL teams 5 3 2 5 6 12 2 1 16 11 1 1 2 2 2 4  
* - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, blank - bats right-handed
Team Pitching Stats     Help
Name Age W L Pct G GS SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA PWS
 Mark Prior 25 18 5 .783 36 36 0 264.0 211 62 1 38 292 2.11 29.9
 Carlos Zambrano 25 14 8 .636 35 35 0 232.0 190 81 9 96 185 3.14 17.0
 Zack Greinke 22 13 6 .684 25 25 0 159.0 154 77 24 70 123 4.36 8.7
 Roy Halladay 29 9 1 .900 13 13 0 101.3 70 18 2 10 111 1.60 12.7
*C.C. Sabathia 25 6 5 .545 15 15 0 92.7 90 47 12 42 90 4.57 4.0
 Rafael Soriano 26 6 6 .500 74 0 5 86.3 76 36 11 30 91 3.75 7.4
 Kerry Wood 29 8 3 .727 14 14 0 85.7 71 41 13 40 106 4.31 4.8
 Latroy Hawkins 33 4 7 .364 97 0 6 76.7 82 30 7 40 76 3.52 6.5
 Jeremy Bonderman 23 3 5 .375 11 11 0 59.0 57 35 11 9 65 5.34 1.1
 Fernando Rodney 29 3 6 .333 54 0 32 58.3 44 22 5 28 47 3.40 9.7
 Freddy Garcia 30 3 2 .600 9 9 0 52.0 62 30 7 18 37 5.19 1.6
 Sergio Mitre 25 3 0 1.000 26 1 3 41.0 44 19 7 10 35 4.17 3.0
*Eric Knott 31 4 0 1.000 35 0 0 32.0 27 13 2 14 15 3.66 3.1
*Aaron Fultz 32 2 2 .500 21 0 0 24.3 22 8 1 8 13 2.96 2.3
*Jay Marshall 23 0 1 .000 4 4 0 22.3 31 17 5 10 13 6.85 0.0
 Todd Wellemeyer 27 2 5 .286 21 0 0 19.3 26 20 2 17 17 9.31 0.0
 Michael Wuertz 27 1 0 1.000 21 0 1 18.0 25 12 5 6 15 6.00 0.0
 Todd Ritchie 34 0 0 .000 13 0 0 17.0 17 12 3 8 13 6.35 0.0
 Cliff Politte 32 0 1 .000 9 0 0 13.0 8 3 0 4 11 2.08 1.3
 David Aardsma 24 0 0 .000 14 0 0 11.7 22 11 3 7 3 8.49 0.0
Team Totals 27.6 99 63 .611 547 163 47 1465.6 1329 594 130 505 1358 3.65 112.9
Rank among 16 NL teams 2 2 2 2 2 1 4 2 7 1 2  
* - throws left-handed, blank - throws right-handed
Team Fielding Stats     Help
Last 2 columns are Fielding Percentage and Range Factor (expect Catcher where last column is Runners Thrown Out Percentage)
Numbers in headings are league average values.
Catchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .991 30.2
C.Wu 1044.3 116 125 1005 65 12 2 .989 21.3
B.Molina 246.0 28 32 223 18 2 0 .992 36.6
J.Phillips 165.0 18 21 152 8 0 0 1.000 24.0
F.Rodney 58.3 0 54 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.0
A.Fox 9.7 0 1 7 0 0 0 1.000 0.0
P.Redman 1.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0
C.Counsell 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0
Team Total 1524.9 162 234 1390 91 14 2 .991 24.2
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 10.48
J.Phillips 1138.7 126 131 1151 85 8 92 .994 9.77
L.Niekro 255.2 43 46 270 22 4 28 .986 10.30
C.Delgado 125.1 14 15 142 9 1 13 .993 10.86
J.Macias 54.0 6 9 50 2 0 8 1.000 8.67
A.Fox 6.0 0 2 4 1 0 1 1.000 7.50
C.Counsell 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1579.2 189 203 1617 119 13 142 .993 9.89
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .981 5.20
T.Walker 1036.7 119 128 199 357 18 77 .969 4.83
P.Polanco 190.1 23 30 33 60 2 11 .979 4.40
J.Macias 63.0 5 12 9 22 0 2 1.000 4.43
A.Fox 21.7 0 5 6 6 2 1 .857 4.99
C.Counsell 2.3 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 7.83
B.Mueller 2.0 0 1 2 2 0 1 1.000 18.00
D.Kelton 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1316.9 148 177 250 448 22 92 .969 4.77
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .954 2.71
B.Mueller 1294.0 148 149 80 277 24 19 .937 2.48
P.Polanco 197.4 25 28 9 49 4 2 .935 2.64
L.Niekro 53.9 8 13 1 13 1 0 .933 2.34
A.Fox 17.3 0 8 1 4 0 0 1.000 2.60
D.Kelton 7.4 0 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.43
J.Macias 4.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
B.Molina 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1575.0 181 206 91 346 29 21 .938 2.50
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .968 4.54
A.Fox 887.3 100 105 118 316 10 59 .977 4.40
T.Giarratano 494.3 53 59 64 177 7 34 .972 4.39
P.Polanco 35.2 4 4 4 8 2 1 .857 3.07
B.Mueller 16.7 2 3 5 4 1 2 .900 4.86
C.Counsell 0.4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1433.9 159 172 191 505 20 96 .972 4.37
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .973 1.78
M.Ordonez 979.0 110 112 175 5 1 0 .994 1.65
C.Monroe 252.7 31 32 46 3 2 0 .961 1.75
J.Macias 155.7 15 21 27 0 0 0 1.000 1.56
D.Kelton 87.8 12 15 14 0 2 0 .875 1.44
J.Dubois 42.0 5 5 4 1 0 0 1.000 1.07
A.Fox 15.0 0 6 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.40
S.Podsednik 5.0 0 2 1 0 1 0 .500 1.80
T.Walker 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
P.Polanco 0.6 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1538.7 173 195 271 9 6 0 .979 1.64
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .978 2.32
P.Redman 985.0 112 113 228 3 0 1 1.000 2.11
S.Podsednik 380.7 42 45 86 4 3 3 .968 2.13
J.Macias 84.7 8 16 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.81
C.Monroe 10.0 0 8 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.90
M.Ordonez 6.0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
Team Total 1466.3 162 185 334 7 3 4 .991 2.09
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .972 1.82
S.Podsednik 936.3 104 108 178 5 2 2 .989 1.76
M.Ordonez 306.3 33 39 65 1 0 0 1.000 1.94
K.Wood 85.7 14 14 6 0 0 0 1.000 0.63
J.Macias 84.3 10 12 16 0 0 0 1.000 1.71
F.Rodney 58.3 0 54 1 0 1 0 .500 0.15
D.Kelton 50.2 6 8 9 1 1 0 .909 1.79
J.Dubois 21.7 3 3 4 2 0 1 1.000 2.49
P.Redman 8.0 0 4 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.38
A.Fox 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1552.8 170 243 283 9 4 3 .986 1.69
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .965 2.01
M.Prior 264.0 36 36 13 42 3 3 .948 1.88
C.Zambrano 232.0 35 35 12 43 4 7 .932 2.13
Z.Greinke 159.0 25 25 11 21 1 0 .970 1.81
R.Halladay 101.3 13 13 5 17 1 2 .957 1.95
C.Sabathia 92.7 15 15 5 12 2 0 .895 1.65
R.Soriano 86.3 0 74 1 6 2 0 .778 0.73
K.Wood 85.7 14 14 4 12 0 0 1.000 1.68
L.Hawkins 76.7 0 97 4 13 0 2 1.000 2.00
J.Bonderman 59.0 11 11 1 6 0 0 1.000 1.07
F.Rodney 58.3 0 54 5 9 0 0 1.000 2.16
F.Garcia 52.0 9 9 3 9 1 1 .923 2.08
S.Mitre 41.0 1 26 3 4 0 0 1.000 1.54
E.Knott 32.0 0 35 0 6 0 1 1.000 1.69
A.Fultz 24.3 0 21 4 4 0 1 1.000 2.96
J.Marshall 22.3 4 4 0 3 0 1 1.000 1.21
T.Wellemeyer 19.3 0 21 1 5 0 1 1.000 2.79
M.Wuertz 18.0 0 21 3 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
T.Ritchie 17.0 0 13 1 3 0 1 1.000 2.12
C.Politte 13.0 0 9 1 2 0 1 1.000 2.08
D.Aardsma 11.7 0 14 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.54
Team Total 1465.6 163 547 78 219 14 21 .955 1.82
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Mueller .337
On-Base Pct Mueller .402
Slugging Pct Ordonez .565
OPS Ordonez .947
XR Ordonez 111.7
Games Ordonez 156
At-Bats Podsednik 618
Runs Podsednik 107
Hits Mueller 201
Total Bases Ordonez 320
Singles Mueller 149
Doubles Mueller 36
Triples Podsednik 6
Homeruns Ordonez 37
RBIs Ordonez 117
Stolen Bases Podsednik 102
Caught Stealing Podsednik 50
Walks Podsednik 70
Strikeouts Wu 97
ERA Prior 2.11
Wins Prior 18
Losses Zambrano 8
Winning Pct Prior .783
Saves Rodney 32
Games Pitched Hawkins 97
Games Started Prior 36
Complete Games Halladay 3
Shutouts Halladay, Prior, Sabathia 1
Innings Pitched Prior 264.0
Hits Allowed Prior 211
Homeruns Allowed Greinke 24
Strikeouts Prior 292
Walks Allowed Zambrano 96
Walks per 9IP Prior 1.3
Hits per 9IP Prior 7.2
Strikeouts per 9IP Prior 10.0
WHiP Prior 0.94
OAVG Prior .219
OOBP Prior .259
OSLG Prior .255
OOPS Prior .514
Team All-Stars
Zack Greinke
Bill Mueller
Magglio Ordonez
Mark Prior
Player Salaries
Magglio Ordonez $ 9,800,000
Roy Halladay $ 7,350,000
Todd Ritchie $ 4,710,000
Bill Mueller $ 4,090,000
Bengie Molina $ 4,000,000
Carlos Zambrano $ 3,592,857
Scott Podsednik $ 3,300,000
Placido Polanco $ 3,010,000
Latroy Hawkins $ 2,630,000
Fernando Rodney $ 1,378,571
Mark Prior $ 1,300,000
Cliff Politte $ 1,200,000
Rafael Soriano $ 1,028,571
Andy Fox $ 1,000,000
Todd Walker $ 680,000
Jason Phillips $ 600,000
Aaron Fultz $ 588,571
Jose Macias $ 525,000
Craig Monroe $ 350,000
Jeremy Bonderman $ 300,000
Tony Giarratano $ 300,000
Jason Dubois $ 300,000
Zack Greinke $ 300,000
Michael Wuertz $ 300,000
Eric Knott $ 300,000
David Aardsma $ 300,000
Chao-Kuan Wu $ 300,000
Prentice Redman $ 300,000
Todd Wellemeyer $ 300,000
Sergio Mitre $ 300,000
 
Player Transactions
Date Action Losing To Getting
4/27 Traded Carlos Delgado Cincinnati William Bergolla
5/4 Waived Jay Marshall Chicago (A)  
5/5 Traded Jeff Mathis
Leslie Nacar
Detroit Kerry Wood
Craig Monroe
Fernando Rodney
5/13 Traded Mark Phillips San Francisco C.C. Sabathia
Todd Ritchie
5/13 Traded Ricardo Rodriguez Milwaukee Craig Counsell
5/21 Traded Freddy Garcia Boston Harvey Garcia
Placido Polanco
6/6 Traded Santiago Dediego
John Moore
Seattle Tony Giarratano
6/22 Traded Nate Frese Minnesota Aaron Fultz
6/22 Traded Joel Abel
Glenn Woolard
Los Angeles Yhency Brazoban
Eric Knott
7/7 Waived David Kelton Seattle  
7/9 Released Craig Counsell    
7/26 Claimed   Toronto Cliff Politte
7/27 Traded William Bergolla
Kerry Wood
C.C. Sabathia
Lance Niekro
Toronto Roy Halladay
Jeremy Bonderman
Francisco Rosario