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1971 Chicago CubsSeason Roster
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Ray Newman played for the 1971 Chicago Cubs
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameCubs
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record83-79 (3rd in National League East)League Rank6thMLB Rank10th
BallparkWrigley Field
ManagerLeo DurocherGeneral ManagerJohn Holland
CoachesJoey Amalfitano (First Base Coach), Ernie Banks (Hitting Coach), Peanuts Lowrey (Third Base Coach), Al Spangler (Bullpen Coach), Mel Wright (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickJeff Wehmeier (#16)
Attendance1,653,007 (Rank: 4th)
Years Available1876-2019

Team History -- 1971 Statistics -- 1971 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1971 Chicago Cubs.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1971 baseball season.

1971 Chicago Cubs Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
14Ernie Banks1B6-1 180 R-R 1931-01-31 40Dallas,Texas MLB1953-19711953-1971Booker T. Washington (Dallas,TX)    
18Glenn Beckert2B6-1 190 R-R 1940-10-12 30Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1962-19751965-1975Perry Traditional Academy (Pittsburgh,PA)Allegheny Col
1962-   UDFA-BOS
 
33Bill BonhamP6-3 195 R-R 1948-10-01 22Glendale,California MLB1970-19821971-1980Francis Poly (Sun Valley,CA)Los Angeles Valley Col, UCLA
1968-31- 695-BAL
 
19Pat Bourque1B6-0 210 L-L 1947-03-23 24Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1969-19741971-1974St. John's (Shrewsbury,MA)Col. the Holy Cross
1969-33- 770-CHN
 
19Danny BreedenC5-11 185 R-R 1942-06-27 29Albany,Georgia MLB1969-19711969-1971Albany (Albany,GA)Troy U.
1963-   UDFA-OAK
 
25Hal Breeden1B6-2 200 R-L 1944-06-28 27Albany,Georgia MLB1963-19751971-1975Albany (Albany,GA)
1963-   UDFA-MLB
 
6Johnny CallisonOF5-10 175 L-R 1939-03-12 32Qualls,Oklahoma MLB1957-19731958-1973East Bakersfield (Bakersfield,CA)
1957-   UDFA-CHA
 
43Chris CannizzaroC6-0 190 R-R 1938-05-03 33Oakland,California MLB1956-19741960-1974San Leandro (San Leandro,CA)
1956-   UDFA-SLN
 
48Jim ColbornP6-0 191 R-R 1946-05-22 25Fayetteville,North Carolina MLB1967-19781969-1978Santa Paula (Santa Paula,CA)Washington, Whittier Col
1967-   UDFA-CHN
 
29Brock DavisOF5-10 168 L-L 1943-10-19 27Oakland,California MLB1963-19721963-1972Fremont (Los Angeles,CA)Cal St Los Angeles
1963-   UDFA-HOU
 
37Joe DeckerP6-0 180 R-R 1947-06-16 24Storm Lake,Iowa MLB1965-19831969-1979Petaluma (Petaluma,CA)Arizona St
1965- 9- 161-CHN
 
23Carmen FanzoneOF6-0 200 R-R 1943-08-30 27Detroit,Michigan MLB1964-19741970-1974Cass Technical (Detroit,MI)Central Michigan U., Ferris St
1964-   UDFA-BOS
 
47Frank FernandezC6-1 192 R-R 1943-04-16 28Staten Island,New York MLB1967-19721967-1972Curtis (Staten Island,NY)
1961-   UDFA-NYA
 
40Larry GuraP6-1 185 B-L 1947-11-26 23Joliet,Illinois MLB1969-19851970-1985Joliet East (Joliet,IL)Arizona St
1969- 2-  40-CHN
 
49Bill HandsP6-2 185 R-R 1940-05-06 31Hackensack,New Jersey MLB1959-19751965-1975Rutherford (Rutherford,NJ)
1959-   UDFA-SFN
 
28Jim HickmanOF-1B6-4 205 R-R 1937-05-10 34Henning,Tennessee MLB1956-19741962-1974Ripley (Ripley,TN)
1956-   UDFA-SLN
 
16Gene HiserOF5-11 175 L-L 1948-12-11 22Baltimore,Maryland MLB1970-19751971-1975Towson (Towson,MD)Maryland
1970- 1-  19-CHN
 
30Ken HoltzmanP6-2 175 R-L 1945-11-03 25St. Louis,Missouri MLB1965-19791965-1979University City (University City,MO)Illinois
1965- 4-  61-CHN
 
44Burt HootonP6-1 210 R-R 1950-02-07 21Greenville,Texas MLB1971-19851971-1985Greenville (Greenville,TX)Texas
1971- 1-   2-CHN
 
9Randy HundleyC6-0 175 R-R 1942-06-01 29Martinsville,Virginia MLB1960-19771964-1977Bassett (Bassett,VA)
1960-   UDFA-SFN
 
24Cleo JamesOF5-10 176 R-R 1940-08-31 30Clarksdale,Mississippi MLB1968-19731968-1973Palm Springs (Palm Springs,CA)Riverside CC
1961-   UDFA-LAN
 
31Fergie JenkinsP6-5 210 R-R 1943-12-13 27Chatham,Ontario MLB1962-19831965-1983Chatham Vocational (Chatham,ON)
1962-   UDFA-PHI
 
16Garry Jestadt3B6-2 188 R-R 1947-03-19 24Chicago,Illinois MLB1965-19801969-1972Fremont (Oakland,CA)
1965- 7- 121-CHN
 
11Don KessingerSS6-1 175 B-R 1942-07-17 28Forrest City,Arkansas MLB1964-19791964-1979Forrest City (Forrest City,AR)Mississippi
1964-   UDFA-CHN
 
12J.C. MartinC6-2 200 L-R 1936-12-13 34Axton,Virginia MLB1956-19721959-1972  
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
45Bob MillerP6-1 182 R-R 1939-02-18 32St. Louis,Missouri MLB1957-19741957-1974William Beaumont (St. Louis,MO)    
45Ray NewmanP6-5 205 L-L 1945-06-20 26Evansville,Indiana MLB1964-19731971-1973Muskegon (Muskegon,MI)Muskegon CC
1964-   UDFA-DET
 
25Billy NorthOF5-11 185 B-R 1948-05-15 23Seattle,Washington MLB1969-19811971-1981Garfield (Seattle,WA)Central Washington U.
1969-12- 280-CHN
 
20Jose OrtizOF5-9 155 R-R 1947-06-25 24Ponce,Puerto Rico MLB1969-19711969-1971  
1966-   UDFA-CHA
 
32Milt PappasP6-3 190 R-R 1939-05-11 32Detroit,Michigan MLB1957-19731957-1973Cooley (Detroit,MI)    
8Joe Pepitone1B6-2 200 L-L 1940-10-09 30Brooklyn,New York MLB1958-19731962-1973John Jay (Brooklyn,NY)
1958-   UDFA-NYA
 
46Juan PizarroP5-11 190 L-L 1937-02-07 34Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1956-19741957-1974      
22Paul Popovich2B6-0 175 B-R 1940-08-18 30Flemington,West Virginia MLB1960-19751964-1975Flemington (Flemington,WV)West Virginia U.
1960-   UDFA-CHN
 
27Phil ReganP6-3 200 R-R 1937-04-06 34Otsego,Michigan MLB1960-19721960-1972Wayland (Wayland,MI)Western Michigan U.
1956-   UDFA-DET
 
15Ken RudolphC6-1 185 R-R 1946-12-29 24Rockford,Illinois MLB1965-19781969-1977Cathedral (Los Angeles,CA)Los Angeles CC
1965- 2-  26-CHN
 
10Ron Santo3B6-0 190 R-R 1940-02-25 31Seattle,Washington MLB1959-19741960-1974Franklin (Seattle,WA)
1959-   UDFA-CHN
 
3Al SpanglerOF6-0 175 L-L 1933-07-08 37Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1959-19711959-1971Olney (Philadelphia,PA)Duke U.
1954-   UDFA-MLB
 
37Earl StephensonP6-3 175 L-L 1947-07-31 23Benson,North Carolina MLB1967-19791971-1978Benson (Benson,NC)Campbell U.
1967- 3-  38-CHN
 
38Ron TompkinsP6-4 198 R-R 1944-11-27 26San Diego,California MLB1965-19711965-1971Chula Vista (Chula Vista,CA)
1962-   UDFA-KC1
 
21Hector TorresSS6-0 175 R-R 1945-09-16 25Monterrey,Mexico MLB1962-19781968-1977  
1962-   UDFA-SFN
 
23Ray Webster1B6-0 185 L-L 1942-08-31 28Colon,Panama MLB1967-19711967-1971  
1958-   UDFA-CLE
 
26Billy WilliamsOF6-1 175 L-R 1938-06-15 33Whistler,Alabama MLB1956-19761959-1976  
1956-   UDFA-CHN
 
42 Players