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1969 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 92-70 .568
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 720-611 + 109
Roster Continuity 81.21% 6/20
Manager(s): Leo Durocher
General Manager: John Holland
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,674,993 5/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Roger Metzger (#16) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Rube Walker
First Base Coach: Joey Amalfitano
Hitting Coach: Ernie Banks
Pitching Coach: Joe Becker
Third Base Coach: Pete Reiser

#1 Draft Picks

National League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1969 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Ted AbernathyP6-4215R-R361955Not draftedMLB--
    34Hank AguirreP6-4205B-L381955Not draftedMLB--
    14Ernie Banks1B-SS6-1180R-R381953Not draftedMLB--
    18Glenn Beckert2B6-1190R-R281965Not draftedMLB--
    20Rick BladtOF6-1160R-R221969Not draftedMLB--
    6Randy BobbC6-1185R-R211968CHN: 1967-1-2MLB--
    48Jim ColbornP6-0191R-R231969Not draftedMLB--
    36Joe DeckerP6-0180R-R221969CHN: 1965-9-161MLB--
    45Alec DistasoP6-2200R-R201969CHN: 1967-1-1MLB--
    20Oscar GambleOF5-11165L-R191969CHN: 1968-16-363MLB--
    43Johnny HairstonOF-C6-2200R-R241969CHN: 1965-16-301MLB--
    23Jimmie HallOF6-0175L-R311963Not draftedMLB--
    49Bill HandsP6-2185R-R291965Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill HeathC5-8175L-R301965Not draftedMLB--
    28Jim HickmanOF-1B6-4205R-R321962Not draftedMLB--
    30Ken HoltzmanP6-2175R-L231965CHN: 1965-4-61MLB--
    9Randy HundleyC6-0175R-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    31Fergie JenkinsP6-5210R-R251965Not draftedMLB--
    23Manny JimenezOF6-1195L-R301962Not draftedMLB--
    46Ken JohnsonP6-4210R-R361958Not draftedMLB--
    11Don KessingerSS6-1175B-R261964Not draftedMLB--
    48Dave LemondsP6-1180L-L201969CHN: 1968-1-1MLB--
    48Joe NiekroP6-1190R-R241967CLE: 1966-7-84MLB--
    38Don NottebartP6-1190R-R331960Not draftedMLB--
    32Rich NyeP6-4185L-L241966CHN: 1966-14-265MLB--
    12Gene OliverC-1B6-2225R-R341959Not draftedMLB--
    15Nate Oliver2B5-10160R-R281963Not draftedMLB--
    20Adolfo PhillipsOF6-0177R-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    22Paul Popovich2B-SS6-0175B-R281964Not draftedMLB--
    42Jim QuallsOF5-10158B-R221969Not draftedMLB--
    27Phil ReganP6-3200R-R321960Not draftedMLB--
    39Archie ReynoldsP6-2205R-R231968CHN: 1966-38-703MLB--
    33Gary RossP6-1190R-R211968CHN: 1967-1-7MLB--
    8Ken RudolphC6-1185R-R221969CHN: 1965-2-26MLB--
    10Ron Santo3B6-0190R-R291960Not draftedMLB--
    39Dick SelmaP5-11175R-R251965Not draftedMLB--
    19Charley Smith3B6-0177R-R311960Not draftedMLB--
    25Willie SmithOF-1B6-0190L-L301963Not draftedMLB--
    21Al SpanglerOF6-0175L-L351959Not draftedMLB--
    26Billy WilliamsOF6-1175L-R311959Not draftedMLB--
    29Don YoungOF6-2185R-R231965Not draftedMLB--

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