Sponsoring a Page is a way of supporting The Baseball Cube. Put your name/site/message on your favorite player page!
"Serving Baseball Statistics Since 2003"
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> National League >> Chicago Cubs >> 1989 Team Capsule >> Team Roster

1989 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

+ Team Roster
W-L Record: 93-69 .574
Rank: 1st in National League East
Run Differential: 702-623 + 79
Roster Continuity 62.10% 21/26
Manager(s): Don Zimmer
General Manager: Jim Frey
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Payroll: $ 10,165,500 20/26
Attendance: 2,491,942 9/26
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Giants)
Top Draft Pick: Earl Cunningham (#8) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Larry Cox
First Base Coach: Jose Martinez
Hitting Coach: Joe Altobelli
Pitching Coach: Dick Pole
Third Base Coach: Chuck Cottier

#1 Draft Picks

Shawon Dunston (#1), Rick Sutcliffe (#21), Calvin Schiraldi (#27)
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 1989 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    45Paul AssenmacherP6-3210L-L281986UDFAMLB--
    9Damon BerryhillC6-0210B-R251987CHN: 1984-1-4MLB--
    36Mike BieleckiP6-3195R-R291984KCA: 1979-6-147MLB--
    51Kevin BlankenshipP6-0175R-R261988Not draftedMLB--
    29Doug DascenzoCF-LF5-8160B-L251988CHN: 1985-12-312MLB--
    8Andre DawsonOF6-3195R-R341976MON: 1975-11-250MLB--
    12Shawon DunstonSS6-1180R-R261985CHN: 1982-1-1MLB--
    7Joe GirardiC5-11200R-R241989CHN: 1986-5-116MLB--
    17Mark Grace1B6-2200L-L251988CHN: 1985-24-622MLB--
    30Darrin JacksonCF-RF6-0191R-R251985CHN: 1981-2-28MLB--
    39Paul KilgusP6-1185L-L271987TEX: 1984-43-821MLB--
    43Joe KraemerP6-2185L-L241989CHN: 1985-16-416MLB--
    50Les LancasterP6-2200R-R271987UDFAMLB--
    2Vance Law3B-2B6-2190R-R321980PIT: 1978-39-758MLB--
    31Greg MadduxP6-0185R-R231986CHN: 1984-2-31MLB--
    10Lloyd McClendonC-OF6-0208R-R301987NYN: 1980-8-183MLB--
    37Pat PerryP6-1170L-L301985HOU: 1978-2-38MLB--
    41Jeff PicoP6-1190R-R231988CHN: 1984-13-317MLB--
    15Domingo RamosSS-3B5-10155R-R311980Not draftedMLB--
    11Luis Salazar3B5-9185R-R331980Not draftedMLB--
    23Ryne Sandberg2B6-2180R-R291981PHI: 1978-20-511MLB--
    21Scott SandersonP6-5200R-R321978MON: 1977-3-54MLB--
    32Calvin SchiraldiP6-5215R-R271984NYN: 1983-1-27MLB--
    18Dwight SmithLF-RF5-11175L-R251989TOR: 1984-3-71MLB--
    16Greg Smith2B-SS5-11170B-R221989CHN: 1985-2-52MLB--
    11Phil Stephenson1B6-1195L-L281989OAK: 1982-3-80MLB--
    40Rick SutcliffeP6-7215R-R331976LAN: 1974-1-21MLB--
    24Gary VarshoRF-LF5-11175L-R281988CHN: 1982-5-107MLB--
    20Jerome WaltonCF-LF6-1200R-R231989CHN: 1986-2-36MLB--
    33Mitch WebsterRF-LF6-1185B-L301983LAN: 1977-23-581MLB--
    19Curtis WilkersonSS-2B5-9158B-R281983TEX: 1980-4-92MLB--
    38Dean WilkinsP6-1170R-R221989NYA: 1986-2-51MLB--
    28Mitch WilliamsP6-4205L-L241986SDN: 1982-8-187MLB--
    44Steve WilsonP6-4195L-L241988TEX: 1985-4-83MLB--
    1Rick WronaC6-1185R-R251988CHN: 1985-5-130MLB--
    25Marvell WynneOF5-11185L-L291983Not draftedMLB--

    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.

    PayPal Me