1955 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 1955 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1955 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 1955 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1955 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1955 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1955 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-03
182
Right
Right
1932-08-08
6-04
200
Right
Left
1923-01-03
6-00
180
Right
Right
1924-09-12
6-05
220
Right
Right
1931-01-29
6-00
180
Left
Both
1924-09-15
6-01
185
Right
Right
1924-11-21
5-11
168
Right
Right
1927-09-14
185
Right
Right
1924-09-06
6-04
200
Right
Right
1925-12-14
6-05
195
Right
Right
1935-02-03
6-05
210
Left
Left
1923-07-30
6-03
196
Left
Left
1922-09-06
6-01½
175
Left
Left
1921-06-26
6-04
205
Right
Right
1925-12-21
6-01
170
Right
Right
1935-01-12
5-11
180
Right
Right
1929-07-04
6-03
225
Right
Right
1932-11-16
6-03
210
Right
Right
1915-01-08
5-11
180
Right
Right
1927-09-14
5-11
180
Right
Right
1917-03-04
5-11
180
Right
Right
1927-05-21
6-01
170
Right
Right
1925-06-15
6-01
180
Right
Right
1931-01-31
6-03
196
Left
Left
1924-10-31
6-01
180
Right
Right
1927-03-21
6-01½
180
Right
Right
1926-02-10
6-01
190
Right
Left
1928-08-08
5-10½
175
Left
Left
1918-10-07
6-02
180
Right
Right
1932-02-23
6-00
185
Right
Left
1932-08-27
6-00
195
Left
Left
1924-08-02
6-00½
185
Right
Right
1926-09-11
6-04
199
Right
Right
1917-03-17
6-01
178
Left
Left
1930-08-22
6-03
185
Right
Left
1931-02-02
6-01½
185
Right
Left
1929-01-20
6-03
185
Right
Right
1928-09-26
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The 1955 Chicago Cubs played 153 games during the regular season, won 72 games, lost 81 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 100/101) where 875,800 fans witnessed their 1955 Cubs finish the season with a .471 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 1955 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1955 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1955 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1955 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1955 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)?

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