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2016 Chicago CubsSeason Roster
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Willson Contreras played for the 2016 Chicago Cubs
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameCubs
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record103-58 (1st in National League Central)League Rank1stMLB Rank1st
BallparkWrigley Field
ManagerJoe MaddonGeneral ManagerJed Hoyer
CoachesHenry Blanco (Quality Assurance Coach), Mike Borzello (Catching Coach), Chris Bosio (Pitching Coach), Eric Hinske (Assistant Hitting Coach), Brandon Hyde (First Base Coach), Gary Jones (Third Base Coach), John Mallee (Hitting Coach), Dave Martinez (Bench Coach), Lester Strode (Bullpen Coach)
PlayoffsWon World Series (Indians)
#1 Draft PickTom Hatch (#104)
Payroll$167,444,167 (Rank: 6th)
Attendance3,232,420 (Rank: 5th)
Minor League AffiliatesIowa Cubs (AAA) 67-76 ... Tennessee Smokies (AA) 58-81 ... Myrtle Beach Pelicans (A+) 82-57 ... South Bend Cubs (A) 84-55 ... Eugene Emeralds (A-) 54-22 ... Arizona Cubs (Rk) 28-28 ... Dominican Cubs (Rk) 29-42 ... Dominican Cubs 2 (Rk) 38-32 ...
Years Available1876-2018

Team History -- 2016 Statistics -- 2016 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2016 Chicago Cubs.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2016 baseball season.

2016 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)
5Albert AlmoraCF6-2 180 R-R 1994-04-16 22Hialeah,Florida MLB2012-20182016-2018Mater Academy Charter (Hialeah Gardens,FL)
2012- 1-   6-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
49Jake ArrietaP6-4 225 R-R 1986-03-06 30Plano,Texas MLB2005-20182010-2018Plano East (Plano,TX)Texas Christian U., Weatherford Col
2007- 5- 159-BAL
ActivePhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)
9Javier Baez3B6-0 180 R-R 1992-12-01 23Toa Baja,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20182014-2018Arlington Country Day School (Jacksonville,FL)
2011- 1-   9-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
17Kris Bryant3B6-5 205 R-R 1992-01-04 24Las Vegas,Nevada MLB2011-20182015-2018Bonanza (Las Vegas,NV)San Diego
2013- 1-   2-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
43Jake BuchananP6-1 221 R-R 1989-09-24 26Gastonia,North Carolina MLB2008-20182014-2017North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)North Carolina St
2010- 8- 243-HOU
Free Agent  
53Trevor CahillP6-3 195 R-R 1988-03-01 28Oceanside,California MLB2006-20182009-2018Vista (Vista,CA)
2006- 2-  66-OAK
Free Agent  
7Jeimer Candelario3B6-1 180 B-R 1993-11-24 22New York,New York MLB2011-20182016-2018  
2010-   UDFA-CHN
ActiveDetroit Tigers (MLB)
54Aroldis ChapmanP6-4 185 L-L 1988-02-28 28Holguin,Cuba MLB2010-20182010-2018  
2010-   UDFA-CIN
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)
8Chris CoghlanLF6-1 190 L-R 1985-06-18 31Gaithersburg,Maryland MLB2004-20182009-2017East Lake (Tarpon Springs,FL)Mississippi
2006- 1-  36-FLO
Free Agent  
50Gerardo ConcepcionP6-2 180 L-L 1992-03-01 24Havana,Cuba MLB2012-20172016-2016  
2012-   UDFA-CHN
Free Agent  
40Willson ContrerasC6-1 175 R-R 1992-05-13 24Puerto Cabello,Venezuela MLB2010-20182016-2018  
2009-   UDFA-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
6Carl EdwardsP6-2 155 R-R 1991-09-03 24Newberry,South Carolina MLB2012-20182015-2018Mid-Carolina (Prosperity,SC)
2011-48-1464-TEX
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
19Tim FederowiczC5-11 200 R-R 1987-08-05 28Erie,Pennsylvania MLB2006-20182011-2018Apex (Apex,NC)North Carolina
2008- 7- 232-BOS
Free Agent  
24Dexter FowlerCF6-5 189 B-R 1986-03-22 30Alpharetta,Georgia MLB2005-20182008-2018Milton (Milton,GA)
2004-14- 410-COL
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
52Justin GrimmP6-4 170 R-R 1988-08-16 27Bristol,Virginia MLB2008-20182012-2018Virginia (Bristol,VA)Georgia
2010- 5- 166-TEX
MinorsSeattle Mariners (MLB)
39Jason HammelP6-6 200 R-R 1982-09-02 33Greenville,South Carolina MLB2001-20182006-2018South Kitsap (Port Orchard,WA)Treasure Valley CC
2002-10- 284-TBA
Free Agent  
28Kyle HendricksP6-2 175 R-R 1989-12-07 26Newport Beach,California MLB2009-20182014-2018Capistrano Valley (Mission Viejo,CA)Dartmouth Col
2011- 8- 264-TEX
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
22Jason HeywardRF6-4 220 L-L 1989-08-09 26McDonough,Georgia MLB2007-20182010-2018Henry County (McDonough,GA)
2007- 1-  14-ATL
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
51Ryan KalishLF6-1 205 L-L 1988-03-28 28Shrewsburg,New Jersey MLB2006-20162010-2016Red Bank Catholic (Red Bank,NJ)
2006- 9- 283-BOS
Free Agent  
66Munenori KawasakiSS5-10 165 L-R 1981-06-03 35Kagoshima,Japan MLB2001-20172012-2016  
2012-   UDFA-SEA
International  
2Tommy La Stella3B5-11 190 L-R 1989-01-31 27Closter,New Jersey MLB2008-20182014-2018St. Joseph Regional (Montvale,NJ)Coastal Carolina U., St. John's U.
2011- 8- 266-ATL
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
41John LackeyP6-6 205 R-R 1978-10-23 37Abilene,Texas MLB1998-20172002-2017Abilene (Abilene,TX)Grayson County Col, Texas-Arlington
1999- 2-  68-ANA
Free Agent  
34Jon LesterP6-3 200 L-L 1984-01-07 32Tacoma,Washington MLB2002-20182006-2018Bellarmine Prep (Tacoma,WA)
2002- 2-  57-BOS
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
15Brian MatuszP6-4 200 L-L 1987-02-11 29Grand Junction,Colorado MLB2006-20172009-2016St. Mary's (Phoenix,AZ)San Diego
2008- 1-   4-BAL
Free Agent  
47Miguel MonteroC5-11 180 L-R 1982-07-09 33Caracas,Venezuela MLB2002-20182006-2018  
2001-   UDFA-ARI
DFAWashington Nationals (MLB)
38Mike MontgomeryP6-5 180 L-L 1989-07-01 26Valencia,California MLB2008-20182015-2018Hart (Newhall,CA)
2008- 1-  36-KCA
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
36Joe NathanP6-4 205 R-R 1974-11-22 41Houston,Texas MLB1994-20171999-2016Pine Bush (Pine Bush,NY)Stony Brook U.
1995- 6- 159-SFN
Free Agent  
45Spencer PattonP6-2 180 R-R 1988-02-20 28Kinmundy,Illinois MLB2007-20172014-2016South Central (Farina,IL)So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville, Parkland Col
2011-24- 726-KCA
International  
60Felix PenaP6-2 186 R-R 1990-02-25 26San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182016-2018  
2009-   UDFA-CHN
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
62Joel PeraltaP5-11 155 R-R 1976-03-23 40Bonao,Dom Rep MLB2000-20162005-2016  
1996-   UDFA-OAK
Free Agent  
54Neil RamirezP6-3 185 R-R 1989-05-25 27Virginia Beach,Virginia MLB2008-20182014-2018Kempsville (Virginia Beach,VA)
2007- 1-  44-TEX
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)
33Clayton RichardP6-5 225 L-L 1983-09-12 32Lafayette,Indiana MLB2005-20182008-2018McCutcheon (Lafayette,IN)Michigan
2005- 8- 245-CHA
ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)
44Anthony Rizzo1B6-3 220 L-L 1989-08-08 26Fort Lauderdale,Florida MLB2007-20182011-2018Stoneman Douglas (Parkland,FL)
2007- 6- 204-BOS
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
56Hector RondonP6-3 165 R-R 1988-02-26 28Guatire,Venezuela MLB2006-20182013-2018  
2004-   UDFA-CLE
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)
3David RossC6-2 205 R-R 1977-03-19 39Bainbridge,Georgia MLB1989-20162002-2016Florida State University (Tallahassee,FL)Florida, Auburn U.
1998- 7- 216-LAN
Retired  
27Addison RussellSS6-0 215 R-R 1994-01-23 22Pace,Florida MLB2012-20182015-2018Pace (Pace,FL)
2012- 1-  11-OAK
RestrictedChicago Cubs (MLB)
12Kyle SchwarberLF6-0 230 L-R 1993-03-05 23Middletown,Ohio MLB2012-20182015-2018Middletown (Middletown,OH)Indiana U.
2014- 1-   4-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
30Joe SmithP6-2 205 R-R 1984-03-22 32Cincinnati,Ohio MLB2004-20182007-2018Amelia (Batavia,OH)Wright St
2006- 3-  94-NYN
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)
68Jorge SolerLF6-3 205 R-R 1992-02-25 24Havana,Cuba MLB2012-20182014-2018  
2012-   UDFA-CHN
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
46Pedro StropP6-0 160 R-R 1985-06-13 31San Cristobal,Dom Rep MLB2003-20182009-2018  
2002-   UDFA-COL
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
20Matt SzczurLF6-1 190 R-R 1989-07-20 26Cape May,New Jersey MLB2009-20182014-2018Lower Cape May Regional (Cape May,NJ)Villanova U.
2010- 5- 160-CHN
Free Agent  
43Adam WarrenP6-2 206 R-R 1987-08-25 28Birmingham,Alabama MLB2006-20182012-2018New Bern (New Bern,NC)North Carolina
2009- 4- 135-NYA
Free Agent  
37Travis WoodP6-0 165 R-L 1987-02-06 29Little Rock,Arkansas MLB2005-20172010-2017Bryant (Bryant,AR)
2005- 2-  60-CIN
Free Agent  
29Rob ZastryznyP6-3 193 L-L 1992-03-26 24Edmonton,Alberta MLB2011-20182016-2018Calallen (Corpus Christi,TX)Missouri
2013- 2-  41-CHN
MinorsChicago Cubs (AAA)
18Ben Zobrist2B6-3 200 B-R 1981-05-26 35Eureka,Illinois MLB2004-20182006-2018Eureka (Eureka,IL)Dallas Baptist U., Olivet Nazarene U.
2004- 6- 184-HOU
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
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