1971 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 1971 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1971 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 1971 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1971 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1971 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1971 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1971 Chicago Cubs

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Complete Roster

6-03
195
Right
Right
1948-10-01
6-00
191
Right
Right
1946-05-22
6-00
180
Right
Right
1947-06-16
6-01
185
Left
Both
1947-11-26
6-02
185
Right
Right
1940-05-06
6-02
175
Left
Right
1945-11-03
6-01
210
Right
Right
1950-02-07
6-05
210
Right
Right
1943-12-13
6-01
182
Right
Right
1939-02-18
6-05
205
Left
Left
1945-06-20
6-03
190
Right
Right
1939-05-11
5-11
190
Left
Left
1937-02-07
6-03
200
Right
Right
1937-04-06
6-03
175
Left
Left
1947-07-31
6-04
198
Right
Right
1944-11-27
185
Right
Right
1942-06-27
6-00
190
Right
Right
1938-05-03
6-01
192
Right
Right
1943-04-16
6-00
175
Right
Right
1942-06-01
6-02
200
Right
Left
1936-12-13
6-01
185
Right
Right
1946-12-29
6-01
180
Right
Right
1931-01-31
6-01
190
Right
Right
1940-10-12
6-00
210
Left
Left
1947-03-23
6-02
200
Left
Right
1944-06-28
6-02
188
Right
Right
1947-03-19
6-01
175
Right
Both
1942-07-17
6-02
200
Left
Left
1940-10-09
6-00
175
Right
Both
1940-08-18
6-00
190
Right
Right
1940-02-25
6-00
175
Right
Right
1945-09-16
6-00
185
Left
Left
1942-08-31
5-10
175
Right
Left
1939-03-12
5-10
168
Left
Left
1943-10-19
6-00
200
Right
Right
1941-08-30
6-04
205
Right
Right
1937-05-10
5-11
175
Left
Left
1948-12-11
5-10
176
Right
Right
1940-08-31
5-11
185
Right
Both
1948-05-15
5-10
155
Right
Right
1947-06-25
6-01
175
Right
Left
1938-06-15
6-00
175
Left
Left
1933-07-08
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The 1971 Chicago Cubs played 162 games during the regular season, won 83 games, lost 79 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 115/114) where 1,653,007 fans witnessed their 1971 Cubs finish the season with a .512 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 1971 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1971 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1971 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1971 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

1971 Chicago Cubs
Salaries

Billy Williams $100,000.00
Ernie Banks $85,000.00
Fergie Jenkins $72,000.00
Ken Holtzman $56,500.00
Bill Hands $55,000.00
Brock Davis $37,500.00
Bob Miller $34,000.00
Bill Bonham $12,750.00
Pat Bourque $12,750.00
Hal Breeden $12,750.00
Carmen Fanzone $12,750.00
Larry Gura $12,750.00
Gene Hiser $12,750.00
Burt Hooton $12,750.00
Ray Newman $12,750.00
Bill North $12,750.00
Earl Stephenson $12,750.00
Jim Colborn $6,200.00

Did you know that a 1971 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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