2006 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 2006 Chicago Cubs team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2006 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 2006 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 2006 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 2006 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 2006 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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"The Cubs' 2006 season will be remembered as one in which everything that could go wrong did. "We didn't have anything go right," Cubs reliever Bob Howry said." - Sportswriter Carrie Muskat on MLB.com (10/02/2006)

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Complete Roster

6-05
220
Right
Right
1981-12-27
6-02
215
Right
Right
1977-05-03
6-01
160
Left
Left
1972-05-30
6-03
195
Right
Right
1981-12-14
6-05
221
Left
Left
1980-03-11
6-05
220
Right
Left
1973-08-04
6-00
195
Right
Right
1966-04-14
6-02
235
Right
Right
1982-10-14
6-07
225
Left
Left
1982-08-30
6-02
180
Right
Right
1982-12-17
6-02
185
Right
Right
1976-09-13
6-05
200
Right
Right
1979-08-15
6-01
205
Left
Right
1980-04-09
6-02
225
Left
Left
1977-08-13
6-05
230
Right
Right
1980-09-07
6-02
170
Left
Left
1974-11-07
6-03
220
Right
Right
1983-05-30
6-00
210
Left
Left
1976-11-07
6-03
260
Right
Right
1981-12-04
6-00
185
Right
Right
1976-02-17
6-05
210
Right
Right
1977-06-16
6-03
205
Right
Right
1978-12-15
6-04
275
Right
Both
1981-06-01
6-02
200
Right
Right
1976-10-22
5-11
220
Right
Right
1971-08-29
5-11
180
Right
Both
1983-02-26
6-01
225
Right
Right
1983-01-20
6-00
195
Right
Right
1983-02-02
5-10
195
Right
Right
1976-05-29
5-09
180
Right
Both
1980-02-10
6-05
205
Right
Right
1975-09-06
6-04
195
Right
Left
1970-10-17
6-02
195
Right
Left
1983-11-17
6-00
175
Right
Both
1973-06-02
6-01
205
Right
Right
1978-06-25
5-11
185
Right
Right
1979-12-07
6-00
180
Right
Left
1973-05-25
5-09
170
Right
Left
1969-09-25
6-01
180
Right
Left
1980-03-15
6-03
195
Right
Left
1982-06-09
5-10
176
Left
Left
1975-04-25
6-01
215
Right
Right
1981-10-03
6-02
180
Right
Right
1971-01-19
6-02
200
Right
Both
1981-07-02
5-10
180
Left
Left
1977-08-14
6-04
235
Right
Right
1979-01-03
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The 2006 Chicago Cubs played 162 games during the regular season, won 66 games, lost 96 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 101/101) where 3,123,215 fans witnessed their 2006 Cubs finish the season with a .407 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 2006 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 2006 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 2006 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 2006 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

2006 Chicago Cubs
Salaries

Kerry Wood $12,000,000.00
Aramis Ramirez $11,000,000.00
Derrek Lee $9,416,667.00
Greg Maddux $9,000,000.00
Carlos Zambrano $6,500,000.00
Juan Pierre $5,750,000.00
Michael Barrett $4,333,333.00
Ryan Dempster $4,333,333.00
Jacque Jones $4,033,333.00
Mark Prior $3,650,000.00
Scott Eyre $3,200,000.00
Bob Howry $3,000,000.00
Glendon Rusch $2,750,000.00
Neifi Perez $2,500,000.00
Todd Walker $2,500,000.00
Jerry Hairston $2,300,000.00
Scott Williamson $2,000,000.00
Henry Blanco $1,500,000.00
John Mabry $1,075,000.00
Wade Miller $1,000,000.00
Will Ohman $610,000.00
Jerome Williams $380,000.00
Michael Wuertz $355,000.00
Matt Murton $337,000.00
Ronny Cedeno $336,000.00
Freddie Bynum $327,500.00
David Aardsma $327,000.00
Buck Coats $327,000.00
Angel Guzman $327,000.00
Rich Hill $327,000.00
Carlos Marmol $327,000.00
Sean Marshall $327,000.00
Juan Mateo $327,000.00
Scott Moore $327,000.00
Roberto Novoa $327,000.00
Ryan O'Malley $327,000.00
Angel Pagan $327,000.00
Michael Restovich $327,000.00
Jose Reyes $327,000.00
Jae Kuk Ryu $327,000.00
Geovany Soto $327,000.00
Ryan Theriot $327,000.00

2006 Chicago Cubs
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2006 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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