The 1942 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1942 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.
Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1942 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1942 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1942 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1942 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.
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Complete Roster
The 1942 Chicago Cubs played 154 games during the regular season, won 68 games, lost 86 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 96/97) where 590,972 fans witnessed their 1942 Cubs finish the season with a .442 winning percentage.
Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1942 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1942 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1942 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1942 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:
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Opening Day Starters
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Most Games by Position
C | Clyde McCullough (97) |
1B | Phil Cavarretta (61) |
2B | Lou Stringer (113) |
3B | Stan Hack (139) |
SS | Lennie Merullo (143) |
LF | Lou Novikoff (120) |
CF | Phil Cavarretta (67) |
RF | Bill Nicholson (151) |
SP | Hi Bithorn |
SP | Bill Lee |
SP | Vern Olsen |
SP | Claude Passeau |
CL | Tot Pressnell |
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Salaries
1942 Chicago Cubs
Uniform Numbers
#2 | Marv Felderman |
#2 | Paul Gillespie |
#4 | Charlie Gilbert |
#5 | Clyde McCullough |
#6 | Stan Hack |
#7 | Dom Dallessandro |
#8 | Bill Nicholson |
#9 | Chico Hernandez |
#11 | Bill Lee |
#12 | Rip Russell |
#13 | Claude Passeau |
#14 | Vallie Eaves |
#14 | Lou Novikoff |
#15 | Lou Stringer |
#16 | Babe Dahlgren |
#16 | Jimmie Foxx |
#17 | Hi Bithorn |
#19 | Lou Novikoff |
#19 | Lon Warneke |
#21 | Bob Bowman |
#21 | Dick Errickson |
#22 | Emil Kush |
#23 | Vern Olsen |
#25 | Jake Mooty |
#28 | Bobby Sturgeon |
#30 | Bill Fleming |
#30 | Jesse Flores |
#31 | Joe Berry |
#31 | Johnny Schmitz |
#32 | Cy Block |
#32 | Paul Erickson |
#33 | Bob Scheffing |
#35 | Lennie Merullo |
#40 | Tot Pressnell |
#43 | Marv Felderman |
#43 | Peanuts Lowrey |
#44 | Phil Cavarretta |
#45 | Ed Hanyzewski |
#45 | Hank Wyse |
#46 | Bill Fleming |
#46 | Marv Rickert |
#48 | Whitey Platt |
Did you know that a 1942 Chicago Cubs Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?