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Chicago Cubs Active Roster

+ 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)

Franchise Changes
Awards Voting History | All-Star Game Participation
Trades History | Hit for Cycle | No-Hitters

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:
  • Active rosters are generally set at 25 players and does not include injuries. On September 1, active rosters are expanded to a maximum of 40 players where the players on the active roster must be on the team's 40-man roster.
  • The 25man date column refers to the date the player was added to the 25-man roster for this team. The date does not consider injuries or minor league rehab stints as an interruption of this date. The date indicates that a player joined this team's active roster on xxxx-xx-xx date and was not demoted or on a different team since. TBC only started tracking daily roster movement since May of 2012.
  • PitchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Brett AndersonSPDL-6029.1426-4215L-L20098.000ARI: 2006-2-552017-01-25Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.5m)
    Jake ArrietaSPActive31.1086-4225R-R20105.145BAL: 2007-5-1592013-08-16Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Eddie ButlerRPActive26.1016-2165B-R20141.074COL: 2012-1-462017-05-11Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Wade DavisCLActive31.2886-5220R-R20097.032TBA: 2004-3-752016-12-06Traded from Royals to Cubs for Jorge Soler
    Brian DuensingRPActive34.1205-11195L-L20097.055MIN: 2005-3-842016-12-01Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) [Free Agent]
    C.J. EdwardsRPActive25.2936-2155R-R20150.134TEX: 2011-48-14642016-06-21Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Justin GrimmRPActive28.3106-4170R-R20123.170TEX: 2010-5-1662017-05-29Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    John LackeySPActive38.2426-6205R-R200214.095ANA: 1999-2-682015-12-08Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($32m) 16--16
    Jon LesterSPActive33.1676-3200L-L200610.075BOS: 2002-2-572014-12-11Signed to 6-year contract for 2015-2020 ($155m) Vesting option year for 2021 @$25m
    Mike MontgomeryRPActive27.3566-5180L-L20151.089KCA: 2008-1-362016-07-21Traded from Mariners with Jordan Pries to Cubs for Dan Vogelbach and Paul Blackburn
    Felix PenaRPActive27.1176-2186R-R20160.045UDFA2017-06-10Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Hector RondonRPActive29.1176-3165R-R20134.000UDFA2012-12-06Drafted from Indians by Cubs in Rule 5 Draft
    Pedro StropRPActive32.0096-0160R-R20095.156UDFA2013-07-02Traded from Orioles with Jake Arrieta to Cubs for Scott Feldman and Steve Clevenger
    Koji UeharaRPActive42.0806-2187R-R20098.000UDFA2016-12-13Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($6m)
    CatchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Willson ContrerasCActive25.0406-1175R-R20160.108UDFA2016-06-18Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Miguel MonteroCActive34.3485-11180L-R200610.031UDFA2014-12-10Traded from Diamondbacks to Cubs for Jeferson Mejia and Zack Godley
    InfieldersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Javier BaezSS-2BActive24.2036-0180R-R20141.089CHN: 2011-1-92015-09-01Recalled from Arizona Cubs (Rk)
    Kris Bryant3BActive25.1706-5205R-R20151.171CHN: 2013-1-22015-04-17Contract purchased from minors
    Tommy La Stella3BActive28.1425-11190L-R20142.102ATL: 2011-8-2662017-06-16Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Anthony Rizzo1BActive27.3186-3220L-L20114.168BOS: 2007-6-2042012-06-26Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Addison RussellSSActive23.1506-0215R-R20151.167OAK: 2012-1-112015-04-21Contract purchased from minors
    OutfieldersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Albert AlmoraCFActive23.0676-2180R-R20160.073CHN: 2012-1-62016-09-06Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Ian HappOFActive22.3145-11192B-R20170.000CHN: 2015-1-92017-05-13Contract purchased from minors
    Jason HeywardRF-CFActive27.3176-4220L-L20107.000ATL: 2007-1-142015-12-16Signed to 8-year contract for 2016-2023 ($184m) [Free agent] 15--21.5--21.5--20--21--21--22--22 Signing Bonus: $20m
    Jon JayCFActive32.0995-11200L-L20106.134SLN: 2006-2-742016-11-28Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($8m)
    Kyle SchwarberLFActive24.1096-0230L-R20151.086CHN: 2014-1-42015-07-11Placed on temporary inactive list


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