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Chicago Cubs

1959 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Anderson, Bob Right   Right   6'4"  210  09/29/1935
-- Buzhardt, John Right   Right   6'2"  195  08/17/1936
-- Ceccarelli, Art Right   Left   6'0"  190  04/02/1930
-- Donnelly, Ed Right   Right   6'0"  175  12/10/1932
-- Drabowsky, Moe Right   Right   6'3"  190  07/21/1935
-- Drott, Dick Right   Right   6'0"  185  07/01/1936
-- Elston, Don Right   Right   6'0"  165  04/06/1929
-- Henry, Bill Left   Left   6'2"  180  10/15/1927
-- Hillman, Dave Right   Right   5'11"  168  09/14/1927
-- Hobbie, Glen Right   Right   6'2"  195  04/24/1936
-- Johnson, Ben Right   Right   6'2"  190  05/15/1931
-- Martin, Morrie Left   Left   6'0"  173  09/03/1922
-- Morehead, Seth Left   Left   6'0"  195  08/15/1934
-- Phillips, Taylor Left   Left   5'11"  185  06/18/1933
-- Porterfield, Bob Right   Right   6'0"  190  08/10/1923
-- Schaffernoth, Joe Right   Right   6'4"  195  08/06/1937
-- Singleton, Elmer Right   Right   6'2"  174  06/26/1918
-- Smith, Riverboat Right   Left   6'0"  185  05/13/1928
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Averill, Earl Right   Right   5'10"  185  09/09/1931
-- Neeman, Cal Right   Right   6'1"  192  02/18/1929
-- Taylor, Sammy Left   Right   6'2"  185  02/27/1933
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Adams, Bobby Right   Right   5'10"  160  12/14/1921
-- Long, Dale Left   Left   6'4"  205  02/06/1926
-- Marshall, Jim Left   Left   6'1"  190  05/25/1931
-- Schult, Art Right   Right   6'3"  210  06/20/1928
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Goryl, Johnny Right   Right   5'10"  175  10/21/1933
-- Taylor, Tony Right   Right   5'9"  170  12/19/1935
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Dark, Al Right   Right   5'11"  185  01/07/1922
-- Eaddy, Don Right   Right   5'11"  165  02/16/1934
-- Jackson, Randy Right   Right   6'1"  180  02/10/1926
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Banks, Ernie Right   Right   6'1"  180  01/31/1931
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Altman, George Left   Right   6'4"  200  03/20/1933
-- Jackson, Lou Left   Right   5'10"  168  07/26/1935
-- King, Chick Right   Right   6'2"  190  11/10/1930
-- Moryn, Walt Left   Right   6'2"  205  04/12/1926
-- Noren, Irv Left   Left   6'0"  190  11/29/1924
-- Thomson, Bobby Right   Right   6'2"  180  10/25/1923
-- Walls, Lee Right   Right   6'3"  205  01/06/1933
-- Williams, Billy Left   Right   6'1"  175  06/15/1938
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