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1970 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 84-78 .519
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 806-679 + 127
Roster Continuity 77.80% 9/24
Manager(s): Leo Durocher
General Manager: John Holland
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,642,705 4/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Gene Hiser (#19) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Al Spangler
Bullpen Coach: Rube Walker
First Base Coach: Joey Amalfitano
Hitting Coach: Ernie Banks
Pitching Coach: Herman Franks
Pitching Coach: Joe Becker
Third Base Coach: Peanuts Lowrey

#1 Draft Picks

Terry Hughes (#2), Roger Metzger (#16)
National League East 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 1970 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Ted AbernathyP6-4215R-R371955Not draftedMLB--
    34Hank AguirreP6-4205B-L391955Not draftedMLB--
    14Ernie Banks1B-SS6-1180R-R391953Not draftedMLB--
    46Steve BarberP6-0200L-L321960Not draftedMLB--
    18Glenn Beckert2B6-1190R-R291965Not draftedMLB--
    6Johnny CallisonOF5-10175L-R311958Not draftedMLB--
    48Jim ColbornP6-0191R-R241969Not draftedMLB--
    32Jim CosmanP6-4211R-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    29Brock DavisOF5-10168L-L261963Not draftedMLB--
    29Tommy DavisOF6-2205R-R311959Not draftedMLB--
    20Boots DayOF5-9160L-L221969Not draftedMLB--
    36Joe DeckerP6-0180R-R231969CHN: 1965-9-161MLB--
    32,34Jim DuneganP6-1205R-R221970CHN: 1967-2-21MLB--
    19Phil Gagliano2B-OF6-1185R-R281963Not draftedMLB--
    23Adrian GarrettC-OF6-3185L-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    40Larry GuraP6-1185B-L221970CHN: 1969-2-40MLB--
    23Jimmie HallOF6-0175L-R321963Not draftedMLB--
    49Bill HandsP6-2185R-R301965Not draftedMLB--
    21Jack HiattC-1B6-2190R-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    28Jim HickmanOF-1B6-4205R-R331962Not draftedMLB--
    30Ken HoltzmanP6-2175R-L241965CHN: 1965-4-61MLB--
    17Terry Hughes3B6-1185R-R211970CHN: 1967-1-2MLB--
    9Randy HundleyC6-0175R-R281964Not draftedMLB--
    24Cleo JamesOF5-10176R-R291968Not draftedMLB--
    31Fergie JenkinsP6-5210R-R261965Not draftedMLB--
    11Don KessingerSS6-1175B-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    12J.C. MartinC6-2200L-R331959Not draftedMLB--
    16Roger MetzgerSS6-0165B-R221970CHN: 1969-1-16MLB--
    45Bob MillerP6-1182R-R311957Not draftedMLB--
    32Milt PappasP6-3190R-R311957Not draftedMLB--
    8Joe Pepitone1B-OF6-2200L-L291962Not draftedMLB--
    46Juan PizarroP5-11190L-L331957Not draftedMLB--
    22Paul Popovich2B-SS6-0175B-R291964Not draftedMLB--
    27Phil ReganP6-3200R-R331960Not draftedMLB--
    39Archie ReynoldsP6-2205R-R241968CHN: 1966-38-703MLB--
    43Roberto RodriguezP6-3185R-R281967Not draftedMLB--
    8,15Ken RudolphC6-1185R-R231969CHN: 1965-2-26MLB--
    10Ron Santo3B6-0190R-R301960Not draftedMLB--
    38Roe SkidmoreH6-3188R-R241970ATL: 1966-47-780MLB--
    25Willie SmithOF-1B6-0190L-L311963Not draftedMLB--
    20Al SpanglerOF6-0175L-L361959Not draftedMLB--
    39Hoyt WilhelmP6-0195R-R461952Not draftedMLB--
    26Billy WilliamsOF6-1175L-R321959Not draftedMLB--

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