1959 Chicago Cubs Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 74-80
Finished 5th in the NL
Manager: Bob Scheffing (74-80)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1959 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1959 Chicago Cubs Results

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the 1959 season with a record of 74 wins and 80 losses, finishing fifth in the NL. Bob Scheffing coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bobby Adams1BRRDecember 14, 19215'10"160Tuolumne, CA USA
George AltmanCFLRMarch 20, 19336'4"200Goldsboro, NC USA
Bob AndersonPRRSeptember 29, 19356'4"210East Chicago, IN USA
Earl AverillCRRSeptember 9, 19315'10"185Cleveland, OH USA
Ernie BanksSSRRJanuary 31, 19316'1"180Dallas, TX USA
John BuzhardtPRRAugust 17, 19366'2"195Prosperity, SC USA
Art CeccarelliPRLApril 2, 19306'0"190New Haven, CT USA
Al Dark3BRRJanuary 7, 19225'11"185Comanche, OK USA
Ed DonnellyPRRDecember 10, 19326'0"175Allen, MI USA
Moe DrabowskyPRRJuly 21, 19356'3"190Ozanna, Poland
Dick DrottPRRJuly 1, 19366'0"185Cincinnati, OH USA
Don Eaddy3BRRFebruary 16, 19345'11"165Grand Rapids, MI USA
Don ElstonPRRApril 6, 19296'0"165Campbellstown, OH USA
Johnny Goryl2BRROctober 21, 19335'10"175Cumberland, RI USA
Bill HenryPLLOctober 15, 19276'2"180Alice, TX USA
Dave HillmanPRRSeptember 14, 19275'11"168Dungannon, VA USA
Glen HobbiePRRApril 24, 19366'2"195Witt, IL USA
Lou JacksonPLRJuly 26, 19355'10"168Riverton, LA USA
Randy Jackson3BRRFebruary 10, 19266'1"180Little Rock, AR USA
Ben JohnsonPRRMay 15, 19316'2"190Greenwood, SC USA
Chick KingCFRRNovember 10, 19306'2"190Paris, TN USA
Dale Long1BLLFebruary 6, 19266'4"205Springfield, MO USA
Jim Marshall1BLLMay 25, 19316'1"190Danville, IL USA
Morrie MartinPLLSeptember 3, 19226'0"173Dixon, MO USA
Seth MoreheadPLLAugust 15, 19346'0"195Houston, TX USA
Walt MorynLFLRApril 12, 19266'2"205St. Paul, MN USA
Cal NeemanCRRFebruary 18, 19296'1"192Valmeyer, IL USA
Irv NorenOFLLNovember 29, 19246'0"190Jamestown, NY USA
Taylor PhillipsPLLJune 18, 19335'11"185Atlanta, GA USA
Bob PorterfieldPRRAugust 10, 19236'0"190Newport, VA USA
Joe SchaffernothPRRAugust 6, 19376'4"195Trenton, NJ USA
Art Schult1BRRJune 20, 19286'3"210Brooklyn, NY USA
Elmer SingletonPRRJune 26, 19186'2"174Ogden, UT USA
Bob SmithPRLMay 13, 19286'0"185Clarence, MO USA
Sammy TaylorCLRFebruary 27, 19336'2"185Woodruff, SC USA
Tony Taylor2BRRDecember 19, 19355'9"170Central Alava, Cuba
Bobby ThomsonLFRROctober 25, 19236'2"180Glasgow, Gl United Kingdom
Lee WallsRFRRJanuary 6, 19336'3"205San Diego, CA USA
Billy WilliamsLFLRJune 15, 19386'1"175Whistler, AL USA