1980 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 1980 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1980 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 1980 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1980 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1980 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1980 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

5-08
175
Left
Left
1952-01-07
6-01
210
Right
Right
1956-07-13
6-03
180
Left
Left
1954-11-14
6-05
205
Right
Right
1952-01-21
6-03
210
Right
Right
1952-09-23
6-04
210
Right
Left
1956-05-28
6-02
195
Right
Left
1950-03-27
6-03
235
Right
Right
1949-05-16
6-02
210
Left
Left
1956-10-06
6-06
225
Right
Right
1957-12-04
6-02
190
Right
Right
1953-01-08
6-04
213
Right
Right
1947-05-14
5-11
180
Right
Both
1952-08-19
6-03
210
Right
Right
1952-02-16
6-00
195
Right
Right
1957-10-24
6-02
195
Right
Right
1954-04-20
6-02
205
Left
Left
1946-07-27
6-00
185
Left
Left
1949-12-14
5-11
175
Right
Right
1953-01-09
6-01
180
Right
Right
1951-02-08
6-04
225
Right
Right
1947-07-22
5-09
176
Right
Right
1947-07-25
5-10
160
Right
Left
1954-09-06
6-00
185
Right
Both
1951-10-26
5-10
169
Right
Both
1949-02-12
5-09
170
Right
Right
1950-01-13
5-10
160
Left
Left
1957-02-20
6-02
180
Right
Both
1946-06-15
6-06
210
Right
Right
1948-12-21
6-02
185
Right
Right
1955-09-30
6-01
195
Right
Right
1949-05-11
6-03
195
Left
Left
1955-12-07
6-00
185
Right
Left
1955-12-31
6-00
185
Right
Right
1951-11-10
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The 1980 Chicago Cubs played 162 games during the regular season, won 64 games, lost 98 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 107/109) where 1,206,776 fans witnessed their 1980 Cubs finish the season with a .395 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 1980 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1980 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1980 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1980 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

1980 Chicago Cubs
Salaries

Bruce Sutter $700,000.00
Rick Reuschel $350,000.00
Dave Kingman $275,000.00
Willie Hernandez $55,000.00
Dennis Lamp $33,500.00
Bill Caudill $30,000.00
Jesus Figueroa $30,000.00
Bill Hayes $30,000.00
Carlos Lezcano $30,000.00
Steve Macko $30,000.00
Randy Martz $30,000.00
Mike O'Berry $30,000.00
George Riley $30,000.00
Lee Smith $30,000.00
Scot Thompson $30,000.00
Jim Tracy $30,000.00

Did you know that a 1980 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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