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2012 Chicago Cubs

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2011 / 2013

61-101, Finished 5th in NL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Dale Sveum (61-101)
GM: Jed Hoyer, Farm Dir: Oneri Fleita, Scouting Dir: Tim Wilken
Scored 613 runs, Allowed 759 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-97

Ballparks: Wrigley Field · Attendance: 2,882,756 (5th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 101, Pitching - 103 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 102

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2011 / 2013 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Jairo Asencio 29 R R 6' 2" 180 May 30, 1983 3 12 0 9 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Jeff Baker 31 R R 6' 2" 220 Jun 21, 1981 8 54 34 54 39 0 0 20 8 0 0 1 0 14 15 0 17 1 -0.4 $1,375,000
Darwin Barney 26 R R 5' 10" 185 Nov 8, 1985 3 156 147 156 155 0 0 0 155 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 4.6 $500,000
Jeff Beliveau 25 L L 6' 1" 195 Jan 17, 1987 1st 22 0 22 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jason Berken 28 R R 6' 0" 210 Nov 27, 1983 4 4 4 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Michael Bowden 25 R R 6' 3" 215 Sep 9, 1986 5 30 0 30 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6
Marlon Byrd 34 R R 6' 0" 245 Aug 30, 1977 11 13 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 13 0 0 0 -0.4
Alberto Cabrera 23 R R 6' 4" 210 Oct 25, 1988 1st 25 0 25 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Shawn Camp 36 R R 6' 1" 205 Nov 18, 1975 9 80 0 77 80 80 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $550,000
Tony Campana 26 L L 5' 8" 165 May 30, 1986 2 89 38 89 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 55 4 70 0 22 11 0.9 $483,000
Adrian Cardenas 24 L R 6' 0" 205 Oct 10, 1987 1st 45 9 45 16 0 0 0 12 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 33 0 -0.3
Lendy Castillo 23 B R 6' 1" 170 Apr 8, 1989 1st 13 0 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $480,000
Welington Castillo 25 R R 5' 10" 210 Apr 24, 1987 3 52 46 52 49 0 49 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1.2
Starlin Castro 22 R R 6' 0" 190 Mar 24, 1990 3 162 161 162 162 0 0 0 0 0 162 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.4 $567,000 All-Star
Jaye Chapman 25 R R 6' 0" 195 May 22, 1987 1st 14 0 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Steve Clevenger 26 L R 6' 0" 195 Apr 5, 1986 2 69 52 69 60 0 51 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 -1.0 $480,500
Casey Coleman 24 L R 6' 0" 185 Jul 3, 1987 3 17 1 15 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Manny Corpas 29 R R 6' 3" 210 Dec 3, 1982 6 48 0 44 48 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
David DeJesus 32 L L 5' 11" 190 Dec 20, 1979 10 148 125 148 143 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 50 100 153 0 12 0 1.6 $4,250,000
Ryan Dempster 35 R R 6' 2" 215 May 3, 1977 15 16 16 15 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.3 $14,000,000
Blake DeWitt 26 L R 5' 11" 195 Aug 20, 1985 5 18 5 18 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 13 0 -0.3 $1,100,000
Rafael Dolis 24 R R 6' 4" 215 Jan 10, 1988 2 34 0 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.0 $480,500
Matt Garza 28 R R 6' 4" 215 Nov 26, 1983 7 18 18 17 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 $9,500,000
Justin Germano 29 R R 6' 2" 210 Aug 6, 1982 7 13 12 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.5
Koyie Hill 33 B R 6' 1" 205 Mar 9, 1979 9 11 10 11 11 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Alex Hinshaw 29 L L 6' 2" 175 Oct 31, 1982 3 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6
Brett Jackson 23 L R 6' 2" 220 Aug 2, 1988 1st 44 38 44 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 39 0 39 0 5 1 0.1
Reed Johnson 35 R R 5' 10" 190 Dec 8, 1976 10 76 33 76 53 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 22 24 64 0 31 0 0.8 $1,150,000
Bryan LaHair 29 L R 6' 5" 240 Nov 5, 1982 3 130 86 130 92 0 0 58 0 0 0 2 0 34 36 0 41 0 0.1 $482,500 All-Star
Blake Lalli 29 L R 6' 1" 210 May 12, 1983 1st 6 3 6 6 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.3
Rodrigo Lopez 36 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 14, 1975 11 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Paul Maholm 30 L L 6' 2" 245 Jun 25, 1982 8 21 20 21 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5
Scott Maine 27 L L 6' 3" 225 Feb 2, 1985 3 21 0 20 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Carlos Marmol 29 R R 6' 1" 235 Oct 14, 1982 7 61 0 60 61 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $7,000,000
Joe Mather 29 R R 6' 4" 215 Jul 23, 1982 4 103 50 103 74 1 0 2 0 18 0 25 28 14 67 0 33 4 -2.0 $490,000
Blake Parker 27 R R 6' 3" 225 Jun 19, 1985 1st 7 0 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Brooks Raley 24 L L 6' 3" 200 Jun 29, 1988 1st 5 5 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8
Anthony Recker 28 R R 6' 2" 240 Aug 29, 1983 2 9 4 9 6 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.1
Anthony Rizzo 22 L L 6' 3" 240 Aug 8, 1989 2 87 85 87 85 0 0 85 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.2
Chris Rusin 25 L L 6' 2" 195 Oct 22, 1986 1st 7 7 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
James Russell 26 L L 6' 4" 200 Jan 8, 1986 3 77 0 74 77 77 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $512,000
Jeff Samardzija 27 R R 6' 5" 225 Jan 23, 1985 5 31 28 30 28 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1.8 $2,640,000
Dave Sappelt 25 R R 5' 9" 195 Jan 2, 1987 2 26 16 26 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 20 24 0 8 1 0.6
Miguel Socolovich 25 R R 6' 1" 195 Jul 24, 1986 1st 6 0 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Alfonso Soriano 36 R R 6' 1" 195 Jan 7, 1976 14 151 149 151 145 0 0 0 0 0 0 145 0 0 145 6 2 0 1.8 $18,000,000
Geovany Soto 29 R R 6' 1" 235 Jan 20, 1983 8 52 51 52 52 0 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 $4,300,000
Ian Stewart 27 L R 6' 3" 215 Apr 5, 1985 6 55 49 55 52 0 0 0 0 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0.0 $2,237,000
Luis Valbuena 26 L R 5' 10" 200 Nov 30, 1985 5 90 74 90 83 0 0 0 5 82 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0.4 $495,200
Josh Vitters 22 R R 6' 2" 200 Aug 27, 1989 1st 36 24 36 29 0 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 -1.3
Chris Volstad 25 R R 6' 8" 230 Sep 23, 1986 5 21 21 21 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.7 $2,655,000
Randy Wells 29 R R 6' 5" 230 Aug 28, 1982 5 12 4 10 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3 $2,705,000
Kerry Wood 35 R R 6' 5" 210 Jun 16, 1977 14 10 0 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $3,000,000
Travis Wood 25 R L 5' 11" 175 Feb 6, 1987 3 28 26 26 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.1 $505,000
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH 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.

2011 / 2013 Roster (40-man)