1966 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 1966 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1966 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 1966 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1966 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1966 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1966 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-04
215
Right
Right
1933-03-06
6-02
200
Right
Right
1935-08-27
6-02
190
Right
Right
1928-08-12
6-00
190
Right
Both
1942-03-21
6-01
180
Right
Right
1941-11-02
6-02
181
Left
Right
1942-08-23
6-01
200
Left
Left
1933-06-04
6-04
195
Left
Left
1940-03-22
6-01
185
Right
Right
1938-02-15
5-10
190
Right
Right
1940-04-21
6-02
185
Right
Right
1940-05-06
5-11
165
Right
Right
1942-05-26
6-02
190
Left
Right
1939-04-30
6-03
205
Left
Left
1932-05-17
6-02
175
Left
Right
1945-11-03
6-02
190
Right
Right
1931-06-02
6-05
210
Right
Right
1943-12-13
6-01
185
Right
Right
1940-11-18
6-04
210
Right
Right
1934-02-26
5-08
160
Left
Both
1942-08-20
6-04
185
Left
Left
1944-08-04
6-00
190
Right
Both
1926-09-30
6-00
187
Left
Left
1929-05-19
6-05
200
Right
Right
1941-07-13
6-00
175
Right
Right
1942-06-01
6-04
200
Right
Right
1939-12-25
5-11
180
Right
Right
1934-01-23
6-01
180
Right
Right
1931-01-31
6-01
190
Right
Right
1940-10-12
6-01
180
Right
Right
1940-04-05
6-03
215
Left
Left
1938-03-31
6-01
175
Right
Both
1942-07-17
5-08
175
Right
Right
1937-04-17
6-00
175
Right
Both
1940-08-18
6-00
190
Right
Right
1940-02-25
6-02
198
Right
Left
1936-02-05
6-04
200
Right
Left
1933-03-20
6-01
200
Right
Right
1941-06-29
6-02
200
Right
Right
1942-12-27
170
Left
Left
1939-06-15
6-01
205
Right
Left
1932-03-27
6-00
180
Left
Left
1935-04-14
6-02
190
Right
Right
1930-12-04
6-00
177
Right
Right
1941-12-16
5-09½
185
Left
Left
1942-03-14
6-00
165
Right
Both
1939-06-11
5-10
170
Left
Right
1937-02-27
6-01
175
Right
Left
1938-06-15
6-03
205
Right
Right
1929-06-11
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The 1966 Chicago Cubs played 162 games during the regular season, won 59 games, lost 103 games, and finished in tenth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 101/102) where 635,891 fans witnessed their 1966 Cubs finish the season with a .364 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 1966 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1966 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1966 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1966 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1966 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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