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Chicago Cubs

1961 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Anderson, Bob Right   Right   6'4"  210  09/29/1935
-- Brewer, Jim Left   Left   6'1"  186  11/14/1937
-- Burwell, Dick Right   Right   6'1"  190  01/23/1940
-- Cardwell, Don Right   Right   6'4"  210  12/07/1935
-- Curtis, Jack Left   Left   5'10"  175  01/11/1937
-- Drott, Dick Right   Right   6'0"  185  07/01/1936
-- Ellsworth, Dick Left   Left   6'3"  180  03/22/1940
-- Elston, Don Right   Right   6'0"  165  04/06/1929
-- Hobbie, Glen Right   Right   6'2"  195  04/24/1936
-- Schaffernoth, Joe Right   Right   6'4"  195  08/06/1937
-- Schultz, Barney Right   Right   6'2"  200  08/15/1926
-- Wright, Mel Right   Right   6'3"  210  05/11/1928
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Barragan, Cuno Right   Right   5'11"  180  06/20/1932
-- Bertell, Dick Right   Right   6'0"  200  11/21/1935
-- Taylor, Sammy Left   Right   6'2"  185  02/27/1933
-- Thacker, Moe Right   Right   6'3"  205  05/21/1934
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bouchee, Ed Left   Left   6'0"  200  03/07/1933
-- Morhardt, Moe Left   Left   6'1"  185  01/16/1937
-- Roach, Mel Right   Right   6'1"  190  01/25/1933
-- Rodgers, Andre Right   Right   6'3"  200  12/02/1934
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Hubbs, Ken Right   Right   6'2"  175  12/23/1941
-- Kindall, Jerry Right   Right   6'2"  175  05/27/1935
-- Zimmer, Don Right   Right   5'9"  165  01/17/1931
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Santo, Ron Right   Right   6'0"  190  02/25/1940
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
-- Ashburn, Richie Left   Right   5'10"  170  03/19/1927
-- Brock, Lou Left   Left   5'11"  170  06/18/1939
-- Drake, Sammy Both   Right   5'11"  175  10/07/1934
-- Freese, George Right   Right   6'0"  190  09/12/1926
-- Heist, Al Right   Right   6'2"  185  10/05/1927
-- Mathews, Nelson Right   Right   6'4"  195  07/21/1941
-- McAnany, Jim Right   Right   5'10"  196  09/04/1936
-- Murphy, Danny Left   Right   5'11"  185  08/23/1942
-- Thomas, Frank Right   Right   6'3"  200  06/11/1929
-- Will, Bob Left   Left   5'10"  175  07/15/1931
-- Williams, Billy Left   Right   6'1"  175  06/15/1938
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