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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 (1927-2017), Cubs Park (1920-1926), Weeghman Park (1916-1919), West Side Grounds (1903-1915)

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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)
    Dario AlvarezRPActive28.3336-1170L-L20140.151UDFA2017-11-30Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($0m) [Free Agent]
    Adbert AlzolayPActive22.2906-0179R-R-0.000UDFA2017-11-20Contract purchased from minors
    Oscar De La CruzPActive22.2876-4200R-R-0.000UDFA2017-11-20Contract purchased from minors
    C.J. EdwardsRPActive26.1046-2155R-R20150.134TEX: 2011-48-14642016-06-21Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Luke FarrellPActive26.1926-6200R-R20170.000KCA: 2013-6-1742017-10-04Claimed off waivers from Reds by Cubs
    Justin GrimmRPActive29.1226-4170R-R20123.170TEX: 2010-5-1662017-08-09Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Kyle HendricksSPActive28.0096-2175R-R20142.081TEX: 2011-8-2642014-07-22Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Jon LesterSPActive33.3446-3200L-L200610.075BOS: 2002-2-572014-12-11Signed to 6-year contract for 2015-2020 ($155m) Vesting option year for 2021 @$25m
    Dillon MaplesPActive25.2216-2195R-R20170.000CHN: 2011-14-4292017-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    Cory MazzoniRPActive28.0586-1189R-R20150.056NYN: 2011-2-712017-11-06Claimed off waivers from Padres by Cubs
    Mike MontgomeryRPActive28.1686-5180L-L20151.089KCA: 2008-1-362016-07-21Traded from Mariners with Jordan Pries to Cubs for Dan Vogelbach and Paul Blackburn
    Brandon MorrowRPActive33.1436-3175R-R20078.142SEA: 2006-1-52017-12-12Signed to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($21m) [Free Agent] 9--9 Vesting option for 2020 @$12m
    Jose QuintanaSPActive28.3266-0170L-L20124.133UDFA2017-07-13Traded from White Sox to Cubs for Eloy Jimenez, Matt Rose, Dylan Cease and Bryant Flete
    Randy RosarioPActive23.2126-0160L-L20170.000UDFA2017-11-03Claimed off waivers from Twins by Cubs
    Drew SmylySPActive28.1866-3190L-L20124.154DET: 2010-2-682017-12-12Signed to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($10m) [Free Agent] 3--7
    Pedro StropRPActive32.1866-0160R-R20095.156UDFA2013-07-02Traded from Orioles with Jake Arrieta to Cubs for Scott Feldman and Steve Clevenger
    Jen-Ho TsengPActive23.0746-1210L-R20170.000UDFA2017-09-12Contract purchased from minors
    Justin WilsonRPActive30.1206-2210L-L20124.035PIT: 2008-5-1442017-07-31Traded by Tigers with Alex Avila to Cubs for Isaac Paredes and Jeimer Candelario
    Rob ZastryznyRPActive25.2656-3193L-L20160.045CHN: 2013-2-412017-09-03Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Victor CaratiniC-IFActive24.1216-1195B-R20170.000ATL: 2013-2-652017-09-01Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Willson ContrerasCActive25.2176-1175R-R20160.108UDFA2016-06-18Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Javier Baez2BActive25.0156-0180R-R20141.089CHN: 2011-1-92015-09-01Recalled from Arizona Cubs (Rk)
    David BoteSS Active24.2535-11170R-R-0.000CHN: 2012-18-5542017-11-20Contract purchased from minors
    Kris Bryant3BActive25.3476-5205R-R20151.171CHN: 2013-1-22015-04-17Contract purchased from minors
    Tommy La Stella3BActive28.3195-11190L-R20142.102ATL: 2011-8-2662017-08-06Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Anthony Rizzo1BActive28.1306-3220L-L20114.168BOS: 2007-6-2042012-06-26Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Addison RussellSSActive23.3276-0215R-R20151.167OAK: 2012-1-112015-04-21Contract purchased from minors
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Albert AlmoraRFActive23.2446-2180R-R20160.073CHN: 2012-1-62016-09-06Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Ian HappOFActive23.1265-11192B-R20170.000CHN: 2015-1-92017-05-13Contract purchased from minors
    Jason HeywardRF-CFActive28.1296-4220L-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
    Kyle SchwarberLFActive24.2866-0230L-R20151.086CHN: 2014-1-42017-07-05Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    Ben ZobristRF-2BActive36.2046-3200B-R20069.134HOU: 2004-6-1842015-12-08Signed to 4-year contract for 2016-2019 ($56m) 10--16--12--12 $2m signing bonus.

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