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1955 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 72-81 .471
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 626-713 -87
Roster Continuity 67.40% 14/16
Manager(s): Stan Hack
General Manager: Wid Mathews
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 875,800 10/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Ray Blades
Assistant Coach: Ray Hayworth
Assistant Coach: Bob Scheffing
Pitching Coach: Dutch Leonard
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1955 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    35Vicente AmorP6-3182R-R221955Not draftedMLB--
    29John AndreP6-4200L-R321955Not draftedMLB--
    37Gene Baker2B-3B6-1170R-R301953Not draftedMLB--
    14Ernie Banks1B-SS6-1180R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    7Frank BaumholtzOF5-10175L-L361947Not draftedMLB--
    30Jim BolgerOF6-2180R-R231950Not draftedMLB--
    32Harry ChitiC6-3225R-R221950Not draftedMLB--
    23Bubba ChurchP6-0180R-R301950Not draftedMLB--
    42Hy CohenP6-5220R-R241955Not draftedMLB--
    25Walker CooperC6-3210R-R401940Not draftedMLB--
    22Jim DavisP6-0180B-L301954Not draftedMLB--
    1Jim FanningC5-11180R-R271954Not draftedMLB--
    40Dee Fondy1B6-3196L-L301951Not draftedMLB--
    3Owen Friend2B6-1180R-R281949Not draftedMLB--
    18Warren HackerP6-1185R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    53Dave HillmanP5-11168R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    2Randy Jackson3B6-1180R-R291950Not draftedMLB--
    19Hal JeffcoatOF-P5-10185R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    27Sam JonesP6-4200R-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    45Don KaiserP6-5195R-R201955Not draftedMLB--
    48Jim KingOF6-0185L-R221955Not draftedMLB--
    31Al LaryP6-3185R-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    8Clyde McCulloughC5-11180R-R381940Not draftedMLB--
    28Lloyd MerrimanOF6-0195L-L301949Not draftedMLB--
    21Eddie Miksis2B-OF6-0185R-R281944Not draftedMLB--
    24Paul MinnerP6-5210L-L311946Not draftedMLB--
    5Vern Morgan3B6-1190L-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    43Harry PerkowskiP6-2196L-L321947Not draftedMLB--
    16Howie PolletP6-1175L-L341941Not draftedMLB--
    17Bob RushP6-4205R-R291948Not draftedMLB--
    9Hank SauerOF6-4199R-R381941Not draftedMLB--
    11Bob SpeakeOF-1B6-1178L-L241955Not draftedMLB--
    55Ted TappeOF6-3185L-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    26Bob ThorpeP6-1170R-R201955Not draftedMLB--
    33Bill TremelP5-11180R-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    3Gale WadeOF6-1185L-R261955Not draftedMLB--

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