1927 Chicago Cubs season

The 56th season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 52nd in the National League and the 12th at Wrigley Field .

- 1927 Chicago Cubs season

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Wrigley Field

Major League Baseball stadium located on the North Side of Chicago, Illinois.

Wrigley Field in 2018
Wrigley Field in 2022
Videoboard above new left field bleacher seats in 2015
Closeup of Wrigley Field's ivy
Wrigley's distinctive ivy-covered outfield walls in 2006
View of the right field bleacher seats before the 1060 Project renovations began
April 2006 view from a rooftop across Waveland Avenue
The scoreboard at Wrigley Field is operated by hand.
The iconic marquee outside Wrigley Field
The marquee was temporarily painted purple for the 2010 Land of Lincoln Trophy college football game.
Installed in 1934, the marquee was removed for restoration for the first time in 2015.
Wrigley Field configured for soccer in 2012.
Hockey rink layout during the 2009 NHL Winter Classic between the Blackhawks and Red Wings
Some Wrigley Field advertising in 2007
The north exterior of Wrigley Field, with manual scoreboard visible, as it appears during the offseason. This picture was taken prior to the outfield bleacher expansion, which brought the bleachers over the sidewalk.
Fans on Waveland Avenue during a 2009 game.
at Wrigley Field is served by Red Line trains. This view is now blocked by buildings constructed in 2007.

It was named Cubs Park from 1920 to 1926, before being renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.

Hack Wilson

American Major League Baseball player who played 12 seasons for the New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, Brooklyn Dodgers and Philadelphia Phillies.

Plaque of Hack Wilson at the Baseball Hall of Fame
Wilson circa 1929
Hack Wilson's grave marker, located in Rosedale Cemetery in Martinsburg, West Virginia.

Another strong performance followed in 1927 as Wilson once again led the league in home runs.

Gabby Hartnett

American professional baseball player and manager.

Hartnett, circa 1925
Hartnett's plaque at the Baseball Hall of Fame
Hartnett's grave at All Saints Cemetery

Hartnett's offensive statistics rebounded in 1927, producing a .294 batting average with 10 home runs and 80 runs batted in.

Sparky Adams

Professional Major League Baseball player who played with the Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals, and Cincinnati Reds.

The 1927 season saw Adams being used mainly as a utility infielder, although he started nearly every game.

1927 Pittsburgh Pirates season

Season in American baseball.

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