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1970 Chicago CubsSeason Roster
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J.C. Martin played for the 1970 Chicago Cubs
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameCubs
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record84-78 (2nd in National League East)League Rank5thMLB Rank11th
BallparkWrigley Field
ManagerLeo DurocherGeneral ManagerJohn Holland
CoachesJoey Amalfitano (First Base Coach), Ernie Banks (Hitting Coach), Joe Becker (Pitching Coach), Herman Franks (Pitching Coach), Peanuts Lowrey (Third Base Coach), Al Spangler (Assistant Coach), Rube Walker (Bullpen Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickGene Hiser (#19)
Attendance1,642,705 (Rank: 4th)
Years Available1876-2019

Team History -- 1970 Statistics -- 1970 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1970 Chicago Cubs.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1970 baseball season.

1970 Chicago Cubs Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
37Ted AbernathyP6-4 215 R-R 1933-03-06 37Stanley,North Carolina MLB1952-19721955-1972Stanley (Stanley,NC)    
34Hank AguirreP6-4 205 B-L 1931-01-31 39Azusa,California MLB1955-19701955-1970Keppel (Alhambra,CA)East Los Angeles Col    
14Ernie Banks1B6-1 180 R-R 1931-01-31 39Dallas,Texas MLB1953-19711953-1971Booker T. Washington (Dallas,TX)    
46Steve BarberP6-0 200 L-L 1938-02-22 32Takoma Park,Maryland MLB1957-19741960-1974Montgomery Blair (Silver Spring,MD)
1957-   UDFA-BAL
 
18Glenn Beckert2B6-1 190 R-R 1940-10-12 29Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1962-19751965-1975Perry Traditional Academy (Pittsburgh,PA)Allegheny Col
1962-   UDFA-BOS
 
6Johnny CallisonOF5-10 175 L-R 1939-03-12 31Qualls,Oklahoma MLB1957-19731958-1973East Bakersfield (Bakersfield,CA)
1957-   UDFA-CHA
 
48Jim ColbornP6-0 191 R-R 1946-05-22 24Fayetteville,North Carolina MLB1967-19781969-1978Santa Paula (Santa Paula,CA)Washington, Whittier Col
1967-   UDFA-CHN
 
32Jim CosmanP6-4 211 R-R 1943-02-19 27Brockport,New York MLB1966-19701966-1970Father Ryan (Nashville,TN)Middle Tennessee St
1962-   UDFA-SLN
 
29Brock DavisOF5-10 168 L-L 1943-10-19 26Oakland,California MLB1963-19721963-1972Fremont (Los Angeles,CA)Cal St Los Angeles
1963-   UDFA-HOU
 
29Tommy DavisOF6-2 205 R-R 1939-03-21 31Brooklyn,New York MLB1957-19761959-1976Boys and Girls (Brooklyn,NY)
1956-   UDFA-BRO
 
20Boots DayOF5-9 160 L-L 1947-08-31 22Ilion,New York MLB1966-19801969-1974Ilion Central (Ilion,NY)
1966-   UDFA-SLN
 
36Joe DeckerP6-0 180 R-R 1947-06-16 23Storm Lake,Iowa MLB1965-19831969-1979Petaluma (Petaluma,CA)Arizona St
1965- 9- 161-CHN
 
32,34Jim DuneganP6-1 205 R-R 1947-08-06 22Burlington,Iowa MLB1970-19701970-1970Burlington (Burlington,IA)Bacone Col
1967- 2-  21-CHN
 
19Phil Gagliano2B6-1 185 R-R 1941-12-27 28Memphis,Tennessee MLB1960-19741963-1974Christian Brothers (Memphis,TN)
1959-   UDFA-SLN
 
23Adrian GarrettC-OF6-3 185 L-R 1943-01-03 27Brooksville,Florida MLB1966-19761966-1976Sarasota (Sarasota,FL)
1961-   UDFA-MLB
 
40Larry GuraP6-1 185 B-L 1947-11-26 22Joliet,Illinois MLB1969-19851970-1985Joliet East (Joliet,IL)Arizona St
1969- 2-  40-CHN
 
23Jimmie HallOF6-0 175 L-R 1938-03-17 32Mount Holly,North Carolina MLB1963-19701963-1970Belmont (Belmont,NC)
1956-   UDFA-WS1
 
49Bill HandsP6-2 185 R-R 1940-05-06 30Hackensack,New Jersey MLB1959-19751965-1975Rutherford (Rutherford,NJ)
1959-   UDFA-SFN
 
21Jack HiattC6-2 190 R-R 1942-07-27 27Bakersfield,California MLB1961-19721964-1972San Fernando (San Fernando,CA)Los Angeles Pierce Col
1961-   UDFA-ANA
 
28Jim HickmanOF-1B6-4 205 R-R 1937-05-10 33Henning,Tennessee MLB1956-19741962-1974Ripley (Ripley,TN)
1956-   UDFA-SLN
 
30Ken HoltzmanP6-2 175 R-L 1945-11-03 24St. Louis,Missouri MLB1965-19791965-1979University City (University City,MO)Illinois
1965- 4-  61-CHN
 
17Terry HughesOF-3B6-1 185 R-R 1949-05-13 21Spartanburg,South Carolina MLB1967-19741970-1974Dorman (Roebuck,SC)
1967- 1-   2-CHN
 
9Randy HundleyC6-0 175 R-R 1942-06-01 28Martinsville,Virginia MLB1960-19771964-1977Bassett (Bassett,VA)
1960-   UDFA-SFN
 
24Cleo JamesOF5-10 176 R-R 1940-08-31 29Clarksdale,Mississippi MLB1968-19731968-1973Palm Springs (Palm Springs,CA)Riverside CC
1961-   UDFA-LAN
 
31Fergie JenkinsP6-5 210 R-R 1943-12-13 26Chatham,Ontario MLB1962-19831965-1983Chatham Vocational (Chatham,ON)
1962-   UDFA-PHI
 
11Don KessingerSS6-1 175 B-R 1942-07-17 27Forrest City,Arkansas MLB1964-19791964-1979Forrest City (Forrest City,AR)Mississippi
1964-   UDFA-CHN
 
12J.C. MartinC6-2 200 L-R 1936-12-13 33Axton,Virginia MLB1956-19721959-1972  
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
16Roger MetzgerSS6-0 165 B-R 1947-10-10 22Fredericksburg,Texas MLB1969-19801970-1980Holy Cross (San Antonio,TX)St. Edward's U.
1969- 1-  16-CHN
 
45Bob MillerP6-1 182 R-R 1939-02-18 31St. Louis,Missouri MLB1957-19741957-1974William Beaumont (St. Louis,MO)    
32Milt PappasP6-3 190 R-R 1939-05-11 31Detroit,Michigan MLB1957-19731957-1973Cooley (Detroit,MI)    
8Joe PepitoneOF6-2 200 L-L 1940-10-09 29Brooklyn,New York MLB1958-19731962-1973John Jay (Brooklyn,NY)
1958-   UDFA-NYA
 
46Juan PizarroP5-11 190 L-L 1937-02-07 33Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1956-19741957-1974      
22Paul Popovich2B-SS6-0 175 B-R 1940-08-18 29Flemington,West Virginia MLB1960-19751964-1975Flemington (Flemington,WV)West Virginia U.
1960-   UDFA-CHN
 
27Phil ReganP6-3 200 R-R 1937-04-06 33Otsego,Michigan MLB1960-19721960-1972Wayland (Wayland,MI)Western Michigan U.
1956-   UDFA-DET
 
39Archie ReynoldsP6-2 205 R-R 1946-01-03 24Glendale,California MLB1968-19721968-1972John Tyler (Tyler,TX)Paris Junior Col
1966-38- 703-CHN
 
43Roberto RodriguezP6-3 185 R-R 1941-11-29 28Caracas,Venezuela MLB1967-19701967-1970  
1963-   UDFA-KC1
 
8,15Ken RudolphC6-1 185 R-R 1946-12-29 23Rockford,Illinois MLB1965-19781969-1977Cathedral (Los Angeles,CA)Los Angeles CC
1965- 2-  26-CHN
 
10Ron Santo3B6-0 190 R-R 1940-02-25 30Seattle,Washington MLB1959-19741960-1974Franklin (Seattle,WA)
1959-   UDFA-CHN
 
38Roe SkidmoreH6-3 188 R-R 1945-10-30 24Decatur,Illinois MLB1970-19701970-1970Eisenhower (Decatur,IL)Millikin U.
1966-47- 780-ATL
 
25Willie Smith1B6-0 190 L-L 1939-02-11 31Anniston,Alabama MLB1963-19711963-1971Carbon Hill (Carbon Hill,AL)
1960-   UDFA-DET
 
20Al SpanglerOF6-0 175 L-L 1933-07-08 36Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1959-19711959-1971Olney (Philadelphia,PA)Duke U.
1954-   UDFA-MLB
 
39Hoyt WilhelmP6-0 195 R-R 1923-07-26 46Huntersville,North Carolina MLB1952-19721952-1972Cornelius (Cornelius,NC)    
26Billy WilliamsOF6-1 175 L-R 1938-06-15 32Whistler,Alabama MLB1956-19761959-1976  
1956-   UDFA-CHN
 
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