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2012 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 61-101 .377
Rank: 5th in National League Central
Run Differential: 613-759 -146
Roster Continuity 66.83% 14/30
Manager(s): Dale Sveum
General Manager: Jed Hoyer
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Payroll: $ 88,197,033 15/30
Attendance: 2,882,756 10/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Albert Almora (#6) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Jamie Quirk
Bullpen Coach: Lester Strode
First Base Coach: Dave McKay
Hitting Coach: Rudy Jaramillo
Pitching Coach: Chris Bosio
Third Base Coach: Pat Listach

#1 Draft Picks

Josh Vitters (#3), Kerry Wood (#4), Paul Maholm (#8), Ian Stewart (#10), Chris Volstad (#16), Matt Garza (#25), Blake DeWitt (#28), Brett Jackson (#31), Adrian Cardenas (#37), Mike Bowden (#47)
National League Central 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 2012 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Jairo AsencioP6-2150R-R282009Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    3Jeff BakerLF-1B6-2210R-R312005COL: 2002-4-111MLB-Free Agent
    15Darwin Barney2B5-10175R-R262010CHN: 2007-4-127MLB-Free Agent
    16Jeff BeliveauP6-1197L-L252012CHN: 2008-18-551MLBCleveland IndiansMinors
    57Jason BerkenP6-0175R-R282009BAL: 2006-6-175MLB-Free Agent
    28Mike BowdenP6-3215R-R252008BOS: 2005-1-47MLB-Int
    24Marlon ByrdRF6-0225R-R342002PHI: 1999-10-306MLB-Free Agent
    55Alberto CabreraP6-4170R-R232012UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    54Shawn CampP6-1200R-R362004SDN: 1997-16-500MLB-Free Agent
    1Tony CampanaOF5-8160L-L262011CHN: 2008-13-401MLB-Free Agent
    45Adrian Cardenas2B6-0185L-R242012PHI: 2006-1-37MLB-Free Agent
    62Lendy CastilloP6-1170B-R232012UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    53Welington CastilloC6-1195R-R252010UDFAMLBChicago White SoxMLB-Active
    13Starlin CastroSS6-0150R-R222010UDFAMLBMiami MarlinsMLB-Active
    37Jaye ChapmanP6-0180R-R252012ATL: 2005-16-497MLB-Free Agent
    51Steve ClevengerC6-0185L-R262011CHN: 2006-7-209MLB-Free Agent
    27Casey ColemanP6-0180L-R242010CHN: 2008-15-461MLB-Free Agent
    60Manuel CorpasP6-3170R-R292006Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    9David DeJesusCF6-0175L-L322003KCA: 2000-4-104MLB-Free Agent
    46Ryan DempsterP6-1201R-R351998TEX: 1995-3-66MLB-Retired
    11Blake DeWitt2B5-11175L-R262008LAN: 2004-1-28MLB-Free Agent
    48Rafael DolisP6-3180R-R242011UDFAMLB-Int
    22Matt GarzaP6-3205R-R282006MIN: 2005-1-25MLB-Free Agent
    41Justin GermanoP6-2190R-R292004SDN: 2000-13-379MLB-Free Agent
    55Koyie HillC6-0190B-R332003LAN: 2000-4-117MLB-Free Agent
    59Alex HinshawP6-3170L-L292008SFN: 2005-15-462MLB-Free Agent
    7Brett JacksonOF6-2210L-R232012CHN: 2009-1-31MLB-Free Agent
    5Reed JohnsonRF-CF5-10180R-R352003TOR: 1999-17-523MLB-Free Agent
    6Bryan Lahair1B-RF6-5215L-R292008SEA: 2002-39-1180MLB-Free Agent
    47Blake LalliC6-1205L-R292012UDFAMLBReno (AAA) >> Arizona DiamondbacksMinors
    19Rodrigo LopezP6-1180R-R362000Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    28Paul MaholmP6-2215L-L302005PIT: 2003-1-8MLB-Free Agent
    57Scott MaineP6-3195L-L272010ARI: 2007-6-193MLB-Free Agent
    49Carlos MarmolP6-2190R-R292006Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    21Joe Mather1B-OF6-5225R-R292008SLN: 2001-3-104MLB-Free Agent
    50Blake ParkerP6-3200R-R272012CHN: 2006-16-479MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLB-Active
    43Brooks RaleyP6-0170L-L242012CHN: 2009-6-200MLB-Int
    20Anthony ReckerC6-2225R-R282011OAK: 2005-18-551MLB-Free Agent
    44Anthony Rizzo1B6-3220L-L222011BOS: 2007-6-204MLBChicago CubsMLB-Active
    18Chris RusinP6-2185L-L252012CHN: 2009-4-140MLBColorado RockiesMLB-Active
    40James RussellP6-4205L-L262010CHN: 2007-14-427MLB-Free Agent
    29Jeff SamardzijaP6-5215R-R272008CHN: 2006-5-149MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLB-Active
    17David SappeltOF5-9195R-R252011CIN: 2008-9-269MLB-Free Agent
    47Miguel SocolovichP6-1155R-R252012UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    12Alfonso SorianoLF6-1160R-R361999UDFAMLB-Retired
    18Geovany SotoC6-1190R-R292005CHN: 2001-11-318MLB-Free Agent
    2Ian Stewart3B6-3200L-R272007COL: 2003-1-10MLB-Free Agent
    24Luis Valbuena3B5-10160L-R262008UDFAMLBLos Angeles AngelsMLB-Active
    5Josh Vitters3B6-3200R-R222012CHN: 2007-1-3MLB-Free Agent
    32Chris VolstadP6-8220R-R252008FLO: 2005-1-16MLB-Free Agent
    36Randy WellsP6-4200R-R292008CHN: 2002-38-1143MLB-Retired
    34Kerry WoodP6-5230R-R351998CHN: 1995-1-4MLB-Retired
    30Travis WoodP6-0165R-L252010CIN: 2005-2-60MLBSan Diego PadresMLB-Active

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