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.
"There's really only three factors involved: you, the pitcher, and the ball. Once the ball is released, there's only two factors: you and the ball." - Ernie Banks
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Complete Roster
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
Opening Day Starters
1971 Chicago Cubs
Most Games by Position
C | Chris Cannizzaro (70) |
1B | Joe Pepitone (95) |
2B | Glenn Beckert (129) |
3B | Ron Santo (149) |
SS | Don Kessinger (154) |
LF | Billy Williams (151) |
CF | Brock Davis (85) |
RF | Johnny Callison (88) |
SP | Bill Hands |
SP | Ken Holtzman |
SP | Fergie Jenkins |
SP | Milt Pappas |
RP | Bill Bonham |
RP | Joe Decker |
RP | Ray Newman |
RP | Ron Tompkins |
CL | Phil Regan |
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 |
1971 Chicago Cubs
Uniform Numbers
#3 | Al Spangler |
#6 | Johnny Callison |
#8 | Joe Pepitone |
#9 | Randy Hundley |
#10 | Ron Santo |
#11 | Don Kessinger |
#12 | J.C. Martin |
#14 | Ernie Banks |
#15 | Ken Rudolph |
#16 | Gene Hiser |
#16 | Garry Jestadt |
#18 | Glenn Beckert |
#19 | Pat Bourque |
#19 | Danny Breeden |
#20 | Jose Ortiz |
#21 | Hector Torres |
#22 | Paul Popovich |
#23 | Carmen Fanzone |
#23 | Ray Webster |
#24 | Cleo James |
#25 | Hal Breeden |
#25 | Bill North |
#26 | Billy Williams |
#27 | Phil Regan |
#28 | Jim Hickman |
#29 | Brock Davis |
#30 | Ken Holtzman |
#31 | Fergie Jenkins |
#32 | Milt Pappas |
#33 | Bill Bonham |
#37 | Joe Decker |
#37 | Earl Stephenson |
#38 | Ron Tompkins |
#40 | Larry Gura |
#43 | Chris Cannizzaro |
#44 | Burt Hooton |
#45 | Bob Miller |
#45 | Ray Newman |
#46 | Juan Pizarro |
#47 | Frank Fernandez |
#48 | Jim Colborn |
#49 | Bill Hands |
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)?