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1976 Chicago Cubs

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1975 / 1977

75-87, Finished 4th in NL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Jim Marshall (75-87)
GM: Salty Saltwell (Hired 9/30/1975; Reassigned 11/24/1976), Scouting Dir: Vedie Himsl
Scored 611 runs, Allowed 728 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-94

Ballparks: Wrigley Field · Attendance: 1,026,217 (7th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 108, Pitching - 109 · one-year: Batting - 109, Pitching - 111

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1975 / 1977 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Mike Adams 27 R R 5' 9" 180 Jul 24, 1948 3 25 3 25 7 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 2 4 21 1 -0.2
Larry Biittner 30 L L 6' 2" 205 Jul 27, 1945 7 78 42 78 55 0 0 33 0 0 0 21 0 4 25 30 0 -0.1
Bill Bonham 27 R R 6' 3" 190 Oct 1, 1948 6 32 31 32 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.7
Ray Burris 25 R R 6' 5" 200 Aug 22, 1950 4 39 36 39 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4.9
Jose Cardenal 32 R R 5' 10" 150 Oct 7, 1943 14 136 125 136 128 0 0 0 0 0 0 127 0 2 129 10 0 0.7
Joe Coleman 29 R R 6' 3" 175 Feb 3, 1947 12 39 4 39 39 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Ken Crosby 28 R R 6' 2" 179 Dec 15, 1947 2 7 1 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.7
Tom Dettore 28 L R 6' 4" 200 Nov 17, 1947 4 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Ken Frailing 28 L L 6' 0" 190 Jan 19, 1948 5 6 3 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Mike Garman 26 R R 6' 3" 195 Sep 16, 1949 7 47 2 47 47 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.0
Ramon Hernandez 35 B L 5' 11" 165 Aug 31, 1940 8 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Tim Hosley 29 R R 5' 11" 185 May 10, 1947 6 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0
Randy Hundley 34 R R 5' 11" 170 Jun 1, 1942 13 13 2 13 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 -0.2
Mick Kelleher 28 R R 5' 9" 176 Jul 25, 1947 5 124 102 124 121 0 0 0 5 22 101 0 0 0 0 3 7 -0.6
Darold Knowles 34 L L 6' 0" 180 Dec 9, 1941 12 58 0 58 58 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4
Mike Krukow 24 R R 6' 5" 205 Jan 21, 1952 1st 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Pete LaCock 24 L L 6' 2" 200 Jan 17, 1952 5 106 59 106 70 0 0 52 0 0 0 7 0 14 21 42 0 -0.8
Bill Madlock 25 R R 5' 11" 180 Jan 2, 1951 4 142 135 142 136 0 0 0 0 136 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 4.3 $80,000
George Mitterwald 31 R R 6' 2" 195 Jun 7, 1945 10 101 75 101 87 0 64 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 -1.4
Rick Monday 30 L L 6' 3" 193 Nov 20, 1945 11 137 131 137 133 0 0 32 0 0 0 5 99 0 104 5 1 4.4 $90,000
Jerry Morales 27 R R 5' 10" 155 Feb 18, 1949 8 140 135 140 136 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 133 142 5 0 0.9
Ed Putman 22 R R 6' 1" 190 Sep 25, 1953 1st 5 1 5 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.0
Steve Renko 31 R R 6' 5" 230 Dec 10, 1944 8 29 27 29 28 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.5
Paul Reuschel 29 R R 6' 4" 225 Jan 12, 1947 2 50 2 50 50 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Rick Reuschel 27 R R 6' 3" 215 May 16, 1949 5 38 37 38 38 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.4
Dave Rosello 26 R R 5' 11" 160 Jun 26, 1950 5 91 68 91 87 0 0 0 1 0 86 0 0 0 0 2 5 -0.5
Buddy Schultz 25 R L 6' 0" 170 Sep 19, 1950 2 29 0 29 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9
Rob Sperring 26 R R 6' 1" 185 Oct 10, 1949 3 43 23 43 40 0 0 0 4 20 16 3 0 0 3 3 3 -0.6
Steve Stone 28 R R 5' 10" 175 Jul 14, 1947 6 17 15 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8
Champ Summers 30 L R 6' 2" 205 Jun 15, 1946 3 83 19 83 36 0 1 10 0 0 0 20 0 6 26 56 0 -0.8
Bruce Sutter HOF 23 R R 6' 2" 190 Jan 8, 1953 1st 52 0 52 52 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
Steve Swisher 24 R R 6' 2" 205 Aug 9, 1951 3 109 106 109 107 0 107 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -0.1 All-Star
Jerry Tabb 24 L R 6' 2" 195 Mar 17, 1952 1st 11 4 11 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0.1
Andre Thornton 26 R R 6' 3" 200 Aug 13, 1949 4 27 22 27 25 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 -0.1
Manny Trillo 25 R R 6' 1" 150 Dec 25, 1950 4 158 155 158 157 0 0 0 157 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.2
Wayne Tyrone 25 R R 6' 1" 185 Aug 1, 1950 1st 30 12 30 17 0 0 5 0 5 0 6 0 1 7 16 0 -0.4
Joe Wallis 24 B R 5' 11" 180 Jan 9, 1952 2 121 77 121 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 67 16 93 30 5 -0.1
Geoff Zahn 30 L L 6' 1" 180 Dec 19, 1945 4 3 2 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Oscar Zamora 31 R R 5' 10" 178 Sep 23, 1944 3 40 2 40 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1975 / 1977 Roster (40-man)