1973 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 1973 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1973 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 1973 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1973 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1973 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1973 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-02
190
Right
Right
1940-07-13
6-03
195
Right
Right
1948-10-01
6-05
200
Right
Right
1950-08-22
6-01
185
Left
Both
1947-11-26
6-01
210
Right
Right
1950-02-07
6-05
210
Right
Right
1943-12-13
6-02
200
Left
Left
1948-05-14
6-03
200
Right
Both
1938-03-15
6-03
190
Right
Right
1939-05-11
6-00
183
Left
Left
1945-04-18
5-11
190
Left
Left
1937-02-07
6-03
235
Right
Right
1949-05-16
6-00
175
Right
Right
1942-06-01
6-04
195
Right
Both
1949-04-10
6-01
185
Right
Right
1946-12-29
6-01
190
Right
Right
1940-10-12
6-00
210
Left
Left
1947-03-23
6-00
200
Right
Right
1941-08-30
6-04
205
Right
Right
1937-05-10
6-01
175
Right
Both
1942-07-17
5-11
180
Left
Left
1946-03-31
6-02
200
Left
Left
1940-10-09
6-00
175
Right
Both
1940-08-18
5-11
160
Right
Right
1950-06-26
6-00
190
Right
Right
1940-02-25
6-02
205
Right
Right
1949-08-13
5-11
169
Right
Both
1947-01-30
5-10
150
Right
Right
1943-10-07
6-03
200
Right
Right
1939-09-01
6-03
185
Right
Left
1943-01-03
5-11
175
Left
Left
1948-12-11
5-10
176
Right
Right
1940-08-31
6-03
210
Left
Left
1952-01-17
6-03
200
Left
Left
1945-11-20
6-01
175
Right
Left
1938-06-15
6-01
190
Right
Right
1944-10-04
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The 1973 Chicago Cubs played 161 games during the regular season, won 77 games, lost 84 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 107/108) where 1,351,705 fans witnessed their 1973 Cubs finish the season with a .478 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 1973 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1973 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1973 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1973 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

1973 Chicago Cubs
Salaries

Billy Williams $150,000.00
Fergie Jenkins $125,000.00
Ron Santo $110,000.00
Randy Hundley $50,000.00
Bob Locker $45,000.00
Carmen Fanzone $30,000.00
Mike Paul $30,000.00
Matt Alexander $15,000.00
Bill Bonham $15,000.00
Pat Bourque $15,000.00
Ray Burris $15,000.00
Larry Gura $15,000.00
Gene Hiser $15,000.00
Burt Hooton $15,000.00
Pete LaCock $15,000.00
Tom Lundstedt $15,000.00
Rick Reuschel $15,000.00
Dave Rosello $15,000.00
Andre Thornton $15,000.00

Did you know that a 1973 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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