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Chicago Cubs 40-man Roster (Current)

+ National League (MLB)
League: National League
Stat Years Available: 1871-2017
Team Location: Chicago,Illinois

Ballparks:   Wrigley Field (1927-2016), Cubs Park (1920-1926), Weeghman Park (1916-1919), West Side Park (1903-1915)

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Organization Affiliates:MLB: Chicago Cubs (MLB-NL)   AAA: Iowa Cubs (PCL)   AA: Tennessee Smokies (Sou)   A+: Myrtle Beach Pelicans (Caro)   A: South Bend Cubs (Midw)   A-: Eugene Emeralds (Nwst)   Rk: Arizona Cubs (Ariz)   Rk: Dominican Cubs (DSL)   Rk: Dominican Cubs 2 (DSL)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Players in bold are on the active playing roster
  • The 40-man Date is only available for players who were not on the roster as of May 2012 which is when TBC started tracking 40-man roster daily movement.
  • Players listed on the 60-day DL or who are on restricted list are not considered as part of the roster.
  • The rosters are not updated in real-time. There's a lag of about 4-6 hours.
  • Pitchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Brett AndersonSP29.0836-4215L-L2009-20178.0002007-20172017-01-25Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.5m)
    Jake ArrietaSP31.0496-4225R-R2010-20175.1452005-20172013-07-02Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($15.6375m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Aaron BrooksSPMinors26.3626-4220R-R2014-20151.0702009-20172016-02-26Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Jake BuchananSPMinors27.2126-1221R-R2014-20160.1372008-20172016-09-01Activated from disabled list
    Eddie ButlerRPMinors26.0426-2165B-R2014-20161.0742010-20172017-01-31Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Wade DavisCL31.2296-5220R-R2009-20177.0322004-20172016-12-06Traded from Royals to Cubs for Jorge Soler
    Brian DuensingRP34.0615-11195L-L2009-20177.0552002-20172016-12-01Activated from DL
    C.J. EdwardsRP25.2346-2155R-R2015-20170.1342012-20172014-11-21Reinstated from Bereavement list
    Justin GrimmRP28.2516-4170R-R2012-20173.1702008-20172013-07-23Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.825m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Kyle HendricksSP27.1386-2175R-R2014-20172.0812009-20172014-07-10Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Pierce JohnsonPMinors25.3506-1170R-R-0.0002010-20172015-11-22Activated from disabled list
    John LackeySP38.1836-6205R-R2002-201714.0951998-20172015-12-08Activated from DL
    Jack LeathersichRPRestricted26.2845-11205R-L2015-20150.0912009-20172016-11-17Placed on temporary inactive list
    Jon LesterSP33.1086-3200L-L2006-201710.0752002-20172014-12-11Signed to 6-year contract for 2015-2020 ($155m) Vesting option year for 2021 @$25m
    Alec MillsRPDL-725.1466-3165R-R2016-20160.0222010-20172017-02-07DL-7 Injured
    Mike MontgomeryRP27.2976-5180L-L2015-20171.0892008-20172016-07-21Traded from Mariners with Jordan Pries to Cubs for Dan Vogelbach and Paul Blackburn
    Felix PenaRPMinors27.0586-2186R-R2016-20160.0452010-20172016-08-19Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Hector RondonRP29.0586-3165R-R2013-20174.0002006-20172014-06-02Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($5.8m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Jose RosarioPDL-726.2386-1170R-R-0.0002009-20172016-11-08DL-7 Injured
    Pedro StropRP31.3156-0160R-R2009-20175.1562003-20172013-07-02Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($11.35m) [Extension] Club 5.5--5.85 Club option for 2019 at $6.25m with $0.5m buyout. Replaces existing contract
    Koji UeharaRP42.0216-2187R-R2009-20178.0001999-20172016-12-13Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($6m)
    Duane UnderwoodP Minors22.2786-2205R-R-0.0002012-20172016-11-17Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
    Rob ZastryznyRPMinors25.0296-3193L-L2016-20160.0452011-20172016-08-19Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Catchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Victor CaratiniC-IFMinors23.2506-1195B-R-0.0002013-20172016-12-01Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Willson ContrerasC24.3466-1175R-R2016-20170.1082010-20172015-11-26Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Miguel MonteroC34.2895-11180L-R2006-201710.0312002-20172014-12-10Activated from DL
    Infielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Javier Baez2B24.1446-0180R-R2014-20171.0892011-20172014-08-05Activated from DL
    Kris Bryant3B25.1116-5205R-R2015-20171.1712011-20172015-04-17Contract purchased from minors
    Jeimer Candelario3BMinors23.1516-1180B-R2016-20160.0062011-20172015-11-26Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Tommy La Stella3BMinors28.0835-11190L-R2014-20172.1022008-20172016-07-07Reinstated from Bereavement list anad assigned to Iowa (AAA)
    Anthony Rizzo1B27.2596-3220L-L2011-20174.1682007-2017Before May '12Signed to 7-year contract for 2013-2019 ($41m) Extension. Option years for 2020-2021
    Addison RussellSS23.0916-0215R-R2015-20171.1672012-20172015-04-21Primary position changed from 2B to SS
    Outfielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Albert AlmoraCF23.0086-2180R-R2016-20170.0732012-20172016-06-08Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Jacob HannemannCFMinors25.3616-1190L-L-0.0002013-20172016-12-01Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
    Jason HeywardRF-CF27.2586-4220L-L2010-20177.0002007-20172015-12-16Signed to 8-year contract for 2016-2023 ($184m) [Free agent] 15--21.5--21.5--20--21--21--22--22 Signing Bonus: $20m
    Jon JayCF32.0405-11200L-L2010-20176.1342004-20172016-11-28Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($8m)
    Kyle SchwarberLF24.0506-0230L-R2015-20171.0862012-20172015-06-17Activated from DL
    Matt SzczurLF27.2786-1190R-R2014-20171.1342009-2017Before May '12Activated from DL
    Ben ZobristRF-2B35.3336-3200B-R2006-20179.1342004-20172015-12-08Signed to 4-year contract for 2016-2019 ($56m) 10--16--12--12 $2m signing bonus.


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