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Chicago Cubs

1956 Chicago Cubs Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 60-94
Finished 8th in the NL

Manager: Stan Hack (60-94)

1956 Chicago Cubs Statistics
1956 Chicago Cubs Game-by-Game Results

The Chicago Cubs of the National League ended the season with a record of 60 wins and 94 losses, finishing eighth in the NL. Stan Hack served as manager.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Gene Baker2BRRJune 15, 19256'1"170
Ernie BanksSSRRJanuary 31, 19316'1"180
John BriggsPRRJanuary 24, 19345'10"175
Jim BrosnanPRROctober 24, 19296'4"197
Harry ChitiCRRNovember 16, 19326'2"221
Jim DavisPBLSeptember 15, 19246'0"180
Moe DrabowskyPRRJuly 21, 19356'3"190
Solly DrakeCFBROctober 23, 19306'0"170
Jim FanningCRRSeptember 14, 19275'11"180
Dee Fondy1BLLOctober 31, 19246'3"195
Owen FriendPRRMarch 21, 19276'1"180
Warren HackerPRRNovember 21, 19246'1"185
Dave HillmanPRRSeptember 14, 19275'11"168
Don Hoak3BRRFebruary 5, 19286'1"170
Jim HughesPRRMarch 21, 19236'1"200
Monte IrvinLFRRFebruary 25, 19196'1"195
Sam JonesPRRDecember 14, 19256'4"192
Don KaiserPRRFebruary 3, 19356'5"195
Frank Kellert1BRRJuly 6, 19246'2"185
Jerry KindallSSRRMay 27, 19356'2"175
Jim KingLFLRAugust 27, 19326'0"185
Hobie LandrithCLRMarch 16, 19305'10"170
Turk LownPRRMay 30, 19246'0"180
Clyde McCulloughCRRMarch 4, 19175'11"180
Russ MeyerPBROctober 25, 19236'1"175
Eddie MiksisIFRRSeptember 11, 19266'0"185
Paul MinnerPLLJuly 30, 19236'5"200
Walt MorynRFLRApril 12, 19266'2"205
Richie MyersPRRApril 7, 19305'6"150
George PiktuzisPRLJanuary 3, 19326'2"200
Bob RushPRRDecember 21, 19256'4"205
El TappeCRRMay 21, 19275'11"180
Bill TremelPRRJuly 4, 19295'11"180
Vito ValentinettiPRRSeptember 16, 19286'0"195
Gale WadeCFLRJanuary 20, 19296'1"185
Pete WhisenantCFRRDecember 14, 19296'2"190
Ed Winceniak3BRRApril 16, 19295'9"165