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1958 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 72-82 .468
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 709-725 -16
Roster Continuity 70.95% 12/16
Manager(s): Bob Scheffing
General Manager: John Holland
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 979,904 9/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Rogers Hornsby
First Base Coach: George Myatt
Pitching Coach: Freddie Fitzsimmons
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 1958 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    16Bobby Adams3B-2B5-10170R-R361946Not draftedMLB--
    32Bob AndersonP6-4210R-R221957Not draftedMLB--
    14Ernie Banks1B-SS6-1180R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    3Jim BolgerOF6-2180R-R261950Not draftedMLB--
    30John BriggsP5-10175R-R241956Not draftedMLB--
    23Jim BrosnanP6-4210R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    -John BuzhardtP6-2198R-R211958Not draftedMLB--
    17Alvin DarkSS-3B5-11185R-R361946Not draftedMLB--
    26Moe DrabowskyP6-2200R-R221956Not draftedMLB--
    18Dick DrottP6-0185R-R211957Not draftedMLB--
    31Dick EllsworthP6-4195L-L181958Not draftedMLB--
    36Don ElstonP6-0170R-R291953Not draftedMLB--
    17Frank ErnagaOF6-1195R-R271957Not draftedMLB--
    24Gene FodgeP6-0175R-R261958Not draftedMLB--
    32Hersh FreemanP6-3220R-R291952Not draftedMLB--
    24Gabe Gabler1B6-1190L-L271958Not draftedMLB--
    4Johnny Goryl2B-3B5-10175R-R241957Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill HenryP6-2180L-L301952Not draftedMLB--
    21Dave HillmanP5-11168R-R301955Not draftedMLB--
    28Glen HobbieP6-2195R-R221957Not draftedMLB--
    22Lou JacksonOF5-10168L-R221958Not draftedMLB--
    12Footer JohnsonH5-11175L-L261958Not draftedMLB--
    23Jerry Kindall2B-SS6-2175R-R231956Not draftedMLB--
    20Chick KingOF6-2190R-R271954Not draftedMLB--
    8Dale Long1B6-4210L-L321951Not draftedMLB--
    31Turk LownP6-1185R-R341951Not draftedMLB--
    27Jim Marshall1B6-1190L-L271958Not draftedMLB--
    22Gordon MassaC6-3210L-R221957Not draftedMLB--
    20Ed MayerP6-2185L-L261957Not draftedMLB--
    12Bobby Morgan2B-SS5-9175R-R321950Not draftedMLB--
    7Walt MorynOF6-2205L-R321954Not draftedMLB--
    11Cal NeemanC6-1192R-R291957Not draftedMLB--
    27Dolan NicholsP6-0195R-R281958Not draftedMLB--
    29Taylor PhillipsP5-11185L-L251956Not draftedMLB--
    22Freddy RodriguezP6-0180R-R341958Not draftedMLB--
    42Elmer SingletonP6-2174R-R401945Not draftedMLB--
    19Paul Smith1B-OF5-8165L-L271953Not draftedMLB--
    20Marcelino SolisP6-1185L-L271958Not draftedMLB--
    6Chuck TannerOF6-0185L-L281955Not draftedMLB--
    10El TappeC5-11180R-R311954Not draftedMLB--
    15Sammy TaylorC6-2185L-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    5Tony Taylor2B-3B5-9179R-R221958Not draftedMLB--
    19,23Moe ThackerC6-3210R-R241958Not draftedMLB--
    9Bobby ThomsonOF6-2185R-R341946Not draftedMLB--
    2Lee WallsOF6-3205R-R251952Not draftedMLB--
    16Bob WillOF5-10175L-L261957Not draftedMLB--

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