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Current Chicago Cubs 40-Man Roster

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    StatusPlayer Name40manAgeServPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsTranx DateLast Activity
    ActiveJason AdamYes29.0290.147P6-4225RR1991-08-04Overland Park,KS
    2010-  5- 149-KCA
    MLB2018-20202011-20202020-09-02Recalled from minors
    ActiveAdbert AlzolayYes25.2040.019P6-0179RR1995-03-01Puerto Ordaz,VZ
    2012-  0-   0-CHN
    MLB2019-20202014-20202020-09-21Recalled from minors
    MinorsRex BrothersYes32.2794.091P6-1205LL1987-12-18Shelbyville,TN
    2009-  1-  34-COL
    MLB2011-20202007-20202020-09-22Assigned to minors
    ActiveAndrew ChafinYes30.0945.020P6-2190LL1990-06-17Wakeman,OH
    2011-  1-  43-ARI
    MLB2014-20202009-20202020-09-19Activated from DL
    DL-10Tyler ChatwoodYes30.2598.039P5-11175RR1989-12-16Redlands,CA
    2008-  2-  74-ANA
    MLB2011-20202008-20202020-09-01DL-10 Right forearm strain
    ActiveYu DarvishYes32.0788.000P6-5190RR1986-08-16Osaka,JP
    2012-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB2012-20202005-20202018-11-02Activated from DL
    ActiveKyle HendricksYes29.2065.081P6-2175RR1989-12-07Newport Beach,CA
    2011-  8- 264-TEX
    MLB2014-20202009-20202019-07-02Activated from DL
    ActiveJeremy JeffressYes32.1325.104P6-0175RR1987-09-21South Boston,VA
    2006-  1-  16-MIL
    MLB2010-20202006-20202020-02-01Signed to 1-year contract for 2020-2020 ($0.8m) [Free Agent]
    ActiveCraig KimbrelYes31.1138.162P5-11205RR1988-05-28Huntsville,AL
    2008-  3-  96-ATL
    MLB2010-20202008-20202019-09-19Activated from DL
    ActiveJon LesterYes35.10813.075P6-3200LL1984-01-07Tacoma,WA
    2002-  2-  57-BOS
    MLB2006-20202002-20202019-04-25Activated from DL
    MinorsDillon MaplesYes28.0820.117P6-2195RR1992-05-09West End,NC
    2011- 14- 429-CHN
    MLB2017-20202012-20202020-07-30Assigned to minors
    ActiveBrailyn MarquezYes21.240---P6-4185LL1999-01-30Santo Domingo,DR
    2015-  0-   0-CHN
    MLB2020-20202016-20202020-09-27Contract purchased from minors
    MinorsTyson MillerYes25.039---P6-5200RR1995-07-29Indio,CA
    2016-  4- 134-CHN
    MLB2020-20202014-20202020-09-06Assigned to minors
    ActiveAlec MillsYes27.2750.097P6-3165RR1991-11-30Clarksville,TN
    2012- 22- 673-KCA
    MLB2016-20202010-20202019-09-01Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    ActiveJose QuintanaYes31.2417.133P6-0170LL1989-01-24Arjona,CB
    2006-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB2012-20202010-20202020-09-22Activated from DL
    MinorsColin ReaYes30.0712.140P6-4185RR1990-07-01Cascade,IA
    2011- 12- 383-SDN
    MLB2015-20202009-20202020-09-10Assigned to minors
    ActiveKyle RyanYes27.3222.139P6-5215LL1991-09-25Auburndale,FL
    2010- 12- 373-DET
    MLB2014-20202010-20202019-08-13Reinstated to active roster
    MinorsJustin SteeleYes25.026---P6-1180LL1995-07-11Lucedale,MS
    2014-  5- 139-CHN
    AA2014-20192020-08-06Assigned to minors
    ActiveRyan TeperaYes32.2654.008P6-1173RR1987-11-03Lake Jackson,TX
    2009- 19- 580-TOR
    MLB2015-20202008-20202020-07-26Recalled from minors
    ActiveDuane UnderwoodYes25.0420.044P-1B-6-2205RR1994-07-20Marietta,GA
    2012-  2-  67-CHN
    MLB2018-20202012-20202019-09-01Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    DL-10Rowan WickYes27.3140.114P6-2215LR1992-11-09North Vancouver,BC
    2012-  9- 300-SLN
    MLB2018-20202011-20202020-09-19DL-10 Left oblique strain
    Free AgtDanny WinklerYes29.3064.000P6-3190RR1990-02-02Effingham,IL
    2011- 20- 618-COL
    MLB2015-20202011-20202019-12-06Signed to 1-year contract for 2020-2020 ($0.75m) [Free Agent]
    Catchers
    StatusPlayer Name40manAgeServPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsTranx DateLast Activity
    MinorsMiguel AmayaYes21.001---C-1B6-1185RR1999-03-09Chitre,PN
    2015-  0-   0-CHN
    A+2016-20192020-03-10Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
    ActiveWillson ContrerasYes27.1123.108C-LF-6-1175RR1992-05-13Puerto Cabello,VZ
    2009-  0-   0-CHN
    MLB2016-20202010-20202019-09-03Activated from DL
    Infielders
    StatusPlayer Name40manAgeServPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsTranx DateLast Activity
    ActiveJavier BaezYes26.0404.089SS-2B6-0180RR1992-12-01Toa Baja,PR
    2011-  1-   9-CHN
    MLB2014-20202011-20202019-01-11Signed to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($5.2m) [Avoids arbitration]
    ActiveDavid BoteYes26.1501.1003B-2B5-11170RR1993-04-07Thornton,CO
    2012- 18- 554-CHN
    MLB2018-20202012-20202019-09-05Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    ActiveKris BryantYes28.2414.1713B-RF6-5205RR1992-01-04Las Vegas,NV
    2013-  1-   2-CHN
    MLB2015-20202011-20202020-09-01Activated from DL
    ActiveVictor CaratiniYes25.2712.051C-1B-6-1195BR1993-08-17Coamo,PR
    2013-  2-  65-ATL
    MLB2017-20202013-20202019-05-16Activated from DL
    ActiveNico HoernerYes22.1180.021SS-2B5-11190RR1997-05-13Oakland,CA
    2018-  1-  24-CHN
    MLB2019-20202016-20202019-09-09Contract purchased from minors
    ActiveAnthony RizzoYes28.2527.1681B-2B6-3220LL1989-08-08Fort Lauderdale,FL
    2007-  6- 204-BOS
    MLB2011-20202007-20202018-04-17Activated from DL
    DL-10Ildemaro VargasYes29.0671.028SS-2B6-0170BR1991-07-16Carpito,VZ
    2007-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB2017-20202010-20202020-09-21DL-10 Right hamstring strain
    Outfielders
    StatusPlayer Name40manAgeServPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsTranx DateLast Activity
    MinorsAlbert AlmoraYes26.1383.072CF-OF6-2180RR1994-04-16Hialeah,FL
    2012-  1-   6-CHN
    MLB2016-20202012-20202020-09-01Assigned to minors
    ActiveBilly HamiltonYes29.3636.028CF-OF6-1160BR1990-09-09Taylorsville,MS
    2009-  2-  57-CIN
    MLB2013-20202009-20202020-09-07Claimed off waivers from Mets by Cubs
    ActiveIan HappYes24.3482.036CF-OF6-0205BR1994-08-12Pittsburgh,PA
    2015-  1-   9-CHN
    MLB2017-20202013-20202019-07-26Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
    ActiveJason HeywardYes29.03710.000RF-OF6-4220LL1989-08-09McDonough,GA
    2007-  1-  14-ATL
    MLB2010-20202007-20202018-09-16Activated from DL
    ActiveJason KipnisYes33.1058.0692B-CF5-10175LR1987-04-03Evanston,IL
    2009-  2-  63-CLE
    MLB2011-20202006-20202020-07-17Contract purchased from minors
    MinorsJose MartinezYes32.0623.027RF-1B6-5170RR1988-07-25Vargas,VZ
    2006-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB2016-20202007-20202020-09-25Assigned to minors
    ActiveCameron MaybinYes33.14910.059OF-LF6-3200RR1987-04-04Asheville,NC
    2005-  1-  10-DET
    MLB2007-20202006-20202020-08-31Traded from Tigers to Cubs for Zack Short
    ActiveKyle SchwarberYes25.3114.086LF-OF6-0230LR1993-03-05Middletown,OH
    2014-  1-   4-CHN
    MLB2015-20202012-20202019-01-11Signed to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($3.39m) [Avoids arbitration]
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