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1966 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 59-103 .364
Rank: 10th in National League
Run Differential: 644-809 -165
Manager(s): Leo Durocher
General Manager: John Holland
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 635,891 19/20
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Dean Burk (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Pete Reiser
First Base Coach: Rube Walker
Pitching Coach: Freddie Fitzsimmons
Third Base Coach: Whitey Lockman

#1 Draft Picks

National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9567.586--
9368.5781.5
9270.5683.0
8775.5378.0
8577.52510.0
8379.51212.0
7684.47518.0
7290.44423.0
6695.41028.5
59103.36436.0
  • 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 1966 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    39Ted AbernathyP6-4215R-R331955UDFAMLB--
    21George AltmanOF6-4200L-R331959Not draftedMLB--
    17Joey Amalfitano2B-3B5-11180R-R321954Not draftedMLB--
    14Ernie Banks1B-SS6-1180R-R351953UDFAMLB--
    18Glenn Beckert2B6-1190R-R251965UDFAMLB--
    12John BoccabellaC-1B6-1200R-R251963UDFAMLB--
    32Ernie BroglioP6-2200R-R301959Not draftedMLB--
    29Byron BrowneOF6-2200R-R231965Not draftedMLB--
    25Don BryantC6-5200R-R241966Not draftedMLB--
    31Bob BuhlP6-2190R-R371953Not draftedMLB--
    23Ron Campbell2B-SS6-1180R-R261964Not draftedMLB--
    45Len ChurchP6-0190B-R241966Not draftedMLB--
    20Ty ClineOF6-0170R-R271960Not draftedMLB--
    45Bill ConnorsP6-1180R-R241966Not draftedMLB--
    43Wes CovingtonOF6-1205L-R341956Not draftedMLB--
    46Dave DowlingP6-2181R-L231964Not draftedMLB--
    47Arnold EarleyP6-1200L-L331960Not draftedMLB--
    37Dick EllsworthP6-4195L-L261958Not draftedMLB--
    47Chuck EstradaP6-1185R-R281960Not draftedMLB--
    13Bill FaulP5-10190R-R261962Not draftedMLB--
    49Bill HandsP6-2185R-R261965UDFAMLB--
    42Chuck HartensteinP5-11165R-R241966Not draftedMLB--
    33Bob HendleyP6-2190R-L271961Not draftedMLB--
    7John HerrnsteinOF-1B6-3215L-L281962Not draftedMLB--
    40Billy HoeftP6-3205L-L341952Not draftedMLB--
    30Ken HoltzmanP6-2175R-L201965CHN: 1965-4-61MLB--
    9Randy HundleyC6-0175R-R241964UDFAMLB--
    46Larry JacksonP6-2190R-R351955Not draftedMLB--
    31Fergie JenkinsP6-5210R-R221965UDFAMLB--
    28Marty KeoughOF-1B6-0180L-L311956Not draftedMLB--
    11Don KessingerSS6-1175B-R231964UDFAMLB--
    34Cal KoonceP6-1185R-R251962Not draftedMLB--
    25Chris KrugC6-4200R-R261965Not draftedMLB--
    7Harvey KuennOF-SS6-2190R-R351952Not draftedMLB--
    43Don LeeP6-4210R-R321957Not draftedMLB--
    41Fred NormanP5-8160B-L231962UDFAMLB--
    32Rich NyeP6-4185L-L211966CHN: 1968-22-502MLB--
    28Roberto PenaSS5-8175R-R291965Not draftedMLB--
    20,41Adolfo PhillipsOF6-0177R-R241964Not draftedMLB--
    22Paul Popovich2B-SS6-0175B-R251964UDFAMLB--
    27Bob RaudmanOF5-9185L-L241966Not draftedMLB--
    36Robin RobertsP6-0190B-R391948Not draftedMLB--
    10Ron Santo3B6-0190R-R261960UDFAMLB--
    39Curt SimmonsP6-0187L-L371947Not draftedMLB--
    19Jimmy StewartOF-2B6-0165B-R271963Not draftedMLB--
    34Frank ThomasOF-3B6-3205R-R371951Not draftedMLB--
    8Lee ThomasOF-1B6-2198L-R301961Not draftedMLB--
    23Carl WarwickOF5-10170R-L291961Not draftedMLB--
    26Billy WilliamsOF6-1175L-R281959UDFAMLB--


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