Centralia, Illinois


Team Names
Cubs, 1947-49
Sterlings, 1950
Zeros, 1951-52

Affiliations
Chicago Cubs, 1947-49
Independent, 1949-52

Ballpark
Fans Field

Was a charter member of the Illinois State League. The franchise failed after the 1952 season and was not replaced.

All Time Roster
Major Leaguers

Year Club W L PCT GB Manager Attendence
1952 Independent 41 83 .331 44.5 Nick Starasta/ John Streza 28,755 Stats
1951 Independent 69 51 .575 15 Lew Bekeza 38,554 Stats
1950 Independent 83 40 .675 - Lew Bekeza 35,767 Stats
1949 Independent 74 44 .627 - Lew Bekeza 35,000 Stats
1948 Chicago (NL) 41 79 .342 44 Williard Sellergren/ Claude Passeau 18,211 Stats
1947 Chicago (NL) 60 52 .536 13 Chuck Hawley 35,000 Stats Boxscores
6 368 359 .506 191,287