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1961 Chicago CubsOrganizational Roster
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George Altman played in the Chicago Cubs organization in 1961
The Org Roster is a list of all players who played at least one game for the Chicago Cubs organization in 1961. This includes the Major League parent team and the minor league affiliates. Players who played on more than one of these teams will be listed with all teams.

Minor League Affiliates Affiliate History

Team NameRosterLeague NameLevelGWLPctGBLRkRFRADiffManagerBallpark
Chicago CubsStats -- RosterNational LeagueMLB1546490.41629.07689800-111Harry Craft,Vedie Himsl,El Tappe,Lou KleinWrigley Field
Organizational Totals:1546490.416689800-111

Team History -- 1961 Statistics -- 1961 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

1961 Organizational Org Roster

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Player NamePosTeam(s)Ht Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
George AltmanOFChi Cubs (MLB)
6-4 200 L-R 1933-03-20 28Goldsboro,North Carolina MLB1959-19671959-1967
1955-   UDFA-CHN
Tennessee St (MLB)
Bob AndersonPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-4 210 R-R 1935-09-29 25East Chicago,Indiana MLB1957-19631957-1963   Michigan St, Western Michigan U. (MLB)
Richie AshburnOFChi Cubs (MLB)
5-10 170 L-R 1927-03-19 34Tilden,Nebraska MLB1948-19621948-1962   (MLB)
Ernie Banks1B-SSChi Cubs (MLB)
6-1 180 R-R 1931-01-31 30Dallas,Texas MLB1953-19711953-1971   (MLB)
Cuno BarraganCChi Cubs (MLB)
5-11 180 R-R 1932-06-20 29Sacramento,California MLB1961-19631961-1963
1958-   UDFA-CHN
Sacramento St (MLB)
Dick BertellCChi Cubs (MLB)
6-0 200 R-R 1935-11-01 25Oak Park,Illinois MLB1960-19671960-1967
1957-   UDFA-CHN
Iowa St (MLB)
Ed Bouchee1BChi Cubs (MLB)
6-1 205 L-L 1933-03-07 28Livingston,Montana MLB1956-19621956-1962   Washington St (MLB)
Jim BrewerPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 195 L-L 1937-11-17 23Merced,California MLB1956-19761960-1976
1956-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Lou BrockOFSt. Cloud (Ind)
Chi Cubs (MLB)
5-11 170 L-L 1939-06-18 22El Dorado,Arkansas MLB1961-19791961-1979
1960-   UDFA-CHN
So.U. (MLB)
Dick BurwellPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-1 190 R-R 1940-01-23 21Alton,Illinois MLB1960-19611960-1961
1959-   UDFA-CHN
Illinois Wesleyan U. (MLB)
Don CardwellPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-4 210 R-R 1935-12-07 25Winston-Salem,North Carolina MLB1957-19701957-1970   (MLB)
Jack CurtisPChi Cubs (MLB)
5-10 175 L-L 1937-01-11 24Rhodhiss,North Carolina MLB1961-19631961-1963
1956-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Sammy Drake3B-2BChi Cubs (MLB)
5-11 175 B-R 1934-10-07 26Little Rock,Arkansas MLB1960-19621960-1962
1954-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Dick DrottPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-0 185 R-R 1936-07-01 24Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1957-19631957-1963   (MLB)
Dick EllsworthPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-4 195 L-L 1940-03-22 21Lusk,Wyoming MLB1958-19711958-1971   (MLB)
Don ElstonPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-0 170 R-R 1929-04-06 32Campbellstown,Ohio MLB1953-19641953-1964   (MLB)
George Freese3BChi Cubs (MLB)
6-0 190 R-R 1926-09-12 34Wheeling,West Virginia MLB1953-19611953-1961   West Virginia U. (MLB)
Al HeistOFChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 185 R-R 1927-10-05 33Brooklyn,New York MLB1960-19621960-1962
1949-   UDFA-SLA
(MLB)
Glen HobbiePChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 195 R-R 1936-04-24 25Witt,Illinois MLB1957-19641957-1964   (MLB)
Ken Hubbs2BChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 175 R-R 1941-12-23 19Riverside,California MLB1961-19631961-1963
1959-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Jerry Kindall2B-SSChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 175 R-R 1935-05-27 26St. Paul,Minnesota MLB1956-19651956-1965   Minnesota (MLB)
Nelson MathewsOFChi Cubs (MLB)
6-4 195 R-R 1941-07-21 19Columbia,Illinois MLB1960-19651960-1965
1959-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Jim McAnanyOFChi Cubs (MLB)
5-10 196 R-R 1936-09-04 24Los Angeles,California MLB1958-19621958-1962
1955-   UDFA-CHA
USC (MLB)
Moe Morhardt1BChi Cubs (MLB)
6-1 185 L-L 1937-01-16 24Manchester,Connecticut MLB1961-19621961-1962
1959-   UDFA-CHN
Connecticut (MLB)
Danny MurphyP-OFChi Cubs (MLB)
5-11 185 L-R 1942-08-23 18Beverly,Massachusetts MLB1960-19701960-1970
1960-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Paul Popovich2B-SSSan Antonio (AA)
6-0 175 B-R 1940-08-18 20Flemington,West Virginia MLB1960-19751964-1975
1960-   UDFA-CHN
West Virginia U. (MLB)
Mel Roach2B-OFChi Cubs (MLB)
6-1 190 R-R 1933-01-25 28Richmond,Virginia MLB1953-19621953-1962   Virginia (MLB)
Andre RodgersSSChi Cubs (MLB)
6-3 200 R-R 1934-12-02 26Nassau,Bahamas MLB1957-19671957-1967   (MLB)
Ron Santo3BChi Cubs (MLB)
6-0 190 R-R 1940-02-25 21Seattle,Washington MLB1959-19741960-1974
1959-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Joe SchaffernothPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-4 195 R-R 1937-08-06 23Trenton,New Jersey MLB1959-19611959-1961
1956-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Barney SchultzPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 200 R-R 1926-08-15 34Beverly,New Jersey MLB1955-19651955-1965   (MLB)
Jimmy StewartOF-2BCarlsbad (D)
6-0 165 B-R 1939-06-11 22Opelika,Alabama MLB1961-19731963-1973
1961-   UDFA-CHN
Austin Peay St (MLB)
Sammy TaylorCChi Cubs (MLB)
6-2 185 L-R 1933-02-27 28Woodruff,South Carolina MLB1958-19631958-1963   (MLB)
Moe ThackerCChi Cubs (MLB)
6-3 210 R-R 1934-05-21 27Louisville,Kentucky MLB1958-19631958-1963   (MLB)
Frank ThomasOF-3BChi Cubs (MLB)
6-3 205 R-R 1929-06-11 32Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1951-19661951-1966   (MLB)
Bob WillOFChi Cubs (MLB)
5-10 175 L-L 1931-07-15 29Berwyn,Illinois MLB1957-19631957-1963   Minnesota St-Mankato, Northwestern U. (MLB)
Billy WilliamsOFChi Cubs (MLB)
6-1 175 L-R 1938-06-15 23Whistler,Alabama MLB1956-19761959-1976
1956-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Mel WrightPChi Cubs (MLB)
6-3 210 R-R 1928-05-11 33Manila,Arkansas MLB1954-19611954-1961   (MLB)