Chicago Cubs (since 1876)

Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts, and Chicago White Stockings.

20 Greatest Chicago Cubs by Hall Rating

Chicago Cubs Season-by-Season by Wins Above Replacement

200 Greatest Chicago Cubs

  1. Cap Anson 1b, 1871-1897 186
  2. Ron Santo 3b, 1960-1974 141
  3. Ryne Sandberg 2b, 1981-1997 130
  4. Ernie Banks 1b, 1953-1971 128
  5. Gabby Hartnett c, 1922-1941 119
  6. Sammy Sosa rf, 1989-2007 117
  7. Billy Williams lf, 1959-1976 109
  8. Fergie Jenkins p, 1965-1983 104
  9. Mordecai Brown p, 1903-1916 101
  10. Rick Reuschel p, 1972-1991 98
  11. Frank Chance 1b, 1898-1914 94
  12. Stan Hack 3b, 1932-1947 93
  13. Pete Alexander p, 1911-1930 89
  14. Clark Griffith p, 1891-1914 87
  15. Joe Tinker ss, 1902-1916 86
  16. Hippo Vaughn p, 1908-1921 85
  17. Carlos Zambrano p, 2001-2012 83
  18. Ned Williamson 3b, 1878-1890 77
  19. Mark Grace 1b, 1988-2003 76
  20. Johnny Evers 2b, 1902-1929 73
  21. Billy Herman 2b, 1931-1947 73
  22. Bill Nicholson rf, 1936-1953 69
  23. Charlie Root p, 1923-1941 68
  24. Bill Dahlen ss, 1891-1911 66
  25. Claude Passeau p, 1935-1947 66
  26. Greg Maddux p, 1986-2008 66
  27. George Gore cf, 1879-1892 65
  28. Hack Wilson cf, 1923-1934 64
  29. Lon Warneke p, 1930-1945 59
  30. Jimmy Ryan rf, 1885-1903 58
  31. John Clarkson p, 1882-1894 58
  32. King Kelly rf, 1878-1893 56
  33. Phil Cavarretta 1b, 1934-1955 55
  34. Anthony Rizzo 1b, 2011-2018 54
  35. Bill Hutchinson p, 1884-1897 54
  36. Ed Reulbach p, 1905-1917 54
  37. Bob Rush p, 1948-1960 53
  38. Kerry Wood p, 1998-2012 52
  39. Bill Lee p, 1934-1947 52
  40. Johnny Kling c, 1900-1913 50
  41. Bill Hands p, 1965-1975 49
  42. Andy Pafko rf, 1943-1959 48
  43. Kiki Cuyler rf, 1921-1938 46
  44. Charlie Hollocher ss, 1918-1924 46
  45. Heinie Zimmerman 3b, 1907-1919 45
  46. Kris Bryant 3b, 2015-2018 44
  47. Riggs Stephenson lf, 1921-1934 43
  48. Aramis Ramirez 3b, 1998-2015 43
  49. Bill Lange cf, 1893-1899 43
  50. Jake Arrieta p, 2010-2018 43
  51. Rick Sutcliffe p, 1976-1994 42
  52. Larry French p, 1929-1942 42
  53. Lee Smith p, 1980-1997 41
  54. Derrek Lee 1b, 1997-2011 41
  55. Bruce Sutter p, 1976-1988 40
  56. Woody English ss, 1927-1938 40
  57. Jack Taylor p, 1898-1907 40
  58. Ryan Dempster p, 1998-2013 39
  59. Tom Burns 3b, 1880-1892 39
  60. Orval Overall p, 1905-1913 38
  61. Fred Pfeffer 2b, 1882-1897 36
  62. Rogers Hornsby 2b, 1915-1937 36
  63. Mark Prior p, 2002-2006 35
  64. Larry Corcoran p, 1880-1887 35
  65. Harry Steinfeldt 3b, 1898-1911 34
  66. Pat Malone p, 1928-1937 34
  67. Dick Ellsworth p, 1958-1971 34
  68. Frank Schulte rf, 1904-1918 33
  69. Abner Dalrymple lf, 1878-1891 33
  70. Milt Pappas p, 1957-1973 33
  71. Kyle Hendricks p, 2014-2018 32
  72. Guy Bush p, 1923-1945 31
  73. Jody Davis c, 1981-1990 30
  74. Johnny Schmitz p, 1941-1956 30
  75. Hank Sauer lf, 1941-1959 30
  76. Andre Dawson rf, 1976-1996 30
  77. Ted Lilly p, 1999-2013 30
  78. Jake Weimer p, 1903-1909 29
  79. Rick Wilkins c, 1991-2001 29
  80. Jimmy Sheckard lf, 1897-1913 28
  81. Billy Jurges ss, 1931-1947 27
  82. Bob O'Farrell c, 1915-1935 27
  83. Glenn Beckert 2b, 1965-1975 27
  84. Ken Holtzman p, 1965-1979 27
  85. Solly Hofman cf, 1903-1916 26
  86. Bill Bonham p, 1971-1980 26
  87. Hank Wyse p, 1942-1951 25
  88. Vic Saier 1b, 1911-1919 25
  89. Carlos Marmol p, 2006-2014 25
  90. Lefty Tyler p, 1910-1921 24
  91. Javier Baez ss, 2014-2018 24
  92. Carl Lundgren p, 1902-1909 24
  93. Jon Lester p, 2006-2018 23
  94. Warren Hacker p, 1948-1961 23
  95. Paul Minner p, 1946-1956 23
  96. Augie Galan lf, 1934-1949 23
  97. Jon Lieber p, 1994-2008 23
  98. Adolfo Phillips cf, 1964-1972 22
  99. Leon Durham 1b, 1980-1989 22
  100. Jimmy Slagle cf, 1899-1908 22
  101. Larry Jackson p, 1955-1968 22
  102. Bill Madlock 3b, 1973-1987 22
  103. Scott Sanderson p, 1978-1996 21
  104. Addison Russell 2b, 2015-2018 21
  105. Sheriff Blake p, 1920-1937 21
  106. Matt Clement p, 1998-2006 21
  107. Don Elston p, 1953-1964 21
  108. Jimmy Callahan lf, 1894-1913 21
  109. Randy Hundley c, 1964-1977 20
  110. Steve Trout p, 1978-1989 20
  111. Steve Trachsel p, 1993-2008 20
  112. Geovany Soto c, 2005-2017 20
  113. Frank Demaree rf, 1932-1944 20
  114. Burt Hooton p, 1971-1985 20
  115. Jack Pfiester p, 1903-1911 20
  116. Dennis Eckersley p, 1975-1998 20
  117. Ray Grimes 1b, 1920-1926 20
  118. Silver Flint c, 1875-1889 19
  119. Larry Cheney p, 1911-1919 19
  120. Ray Burris p, 1973-1987 19
  121. Sean Marshall p, 2006-2014 18
  122. Mike Krukow p, 1976-1989 18
  123. Willson Contreras c, 2016-2018 18
  124. Ross Barnes 2b, 1871-1881 18
  125. Sparky Adams 2b, 1922-1934 17
  126. Pedro Strop p, 2009-2018 17
  127. Lew Richie p, 1906-1913 17
  128. Dutch Leonard p, 1933-1953 16
  129. Tony Kaufmann p, 1921-1935 16
  130. George Altman rf, 1959-1967 16
  131. Vic Aldridge p, 1917-1928 16
  132. Al Spalding p, 1871-1878 16
  133. Jimmy Cooney ss, 1890-1892 16
  134. Tommy Leach cf, 1898-1918 16
  135. Brian McRae cf, 1990-1999 16
  136. Bob Wicker p, 1901-1906 16
  137. Rick Monday cf, 1966-1984 15
  138. Jim Hickman rf, 1962-1974 15
  139. Bill Henry p, 1952-1969 15
  140. Starlin Castro ss, 2010-2018 15
  141. King Cole p, 1909-1915 15
  142. Les Lancaster p, 1987-1993 15
  143. Jim McCormick p, 1878-1887 15
  144. Walt Moryn rf, 1954-1961 15
  145. Claude Hendrix p, 1911-1920 15
  146. Charlie Grimm 1b, 1916-1936 15
  147. Willie Hernandez p, 1977-1989 14
  148. John Peters ss, 1874-1884 14
  149. Dennis Lamp p, 1977-1992 14
  150. Ad Gumbert p, 1888-1896 14
  151. Randy Wells p, 2008-2012 14
  152. Cal McVey 1b, 1871-1879 14
  153. Welington Castillo c, 2010-2018 14
  154. Walt Wilmot lf, 1888-1898 14
  155. Don Kessinger ss, 1964-1979 13
  156. Phil Douglas p, 1912-1922 13
  157. Clay Bryant p, 1935-1940 13
  158. Don Cardwell p, 1957-1970 13
  159. Peanuts Lowrey lf, 1942-1955 13
  160. George Grantham 2b, 1922-1934 13
  161. Alfonso Soriano lf, 1999-2014 13
  162. Danny Green rf, 1898-1905 13
  163. Vern Olsen p, 1939-1946 13
  164. Chuck Klein rf, 1928-1944 13
  165. Dick Tidrow p, 1972-1984 13
  166. Ben Zobrist 2b, 2006-2018 13
  167. Dom Dallessandro lf, 1937-1947 12
  168. Darwin Barney 2b, 2010-2017 12
  169. Hank Leiber cf, 1933-1942 12
  170. Cy Williams cf, 1912-1930 12
  171. Dave Kingman lf, 1971-1986 12
  172. Deacon White 3b, 1871-1890 12
  173. Travis Wood p, 2010-2017 12
  174. Lynn McGlothen p, 1972-1982 12
  175. Willie McGill p, 1890-1896 12
  176. Bill Everitt 1b, 1895-1901 12
  177. Lindy McDaniel p, 1955-1975 12
  178. Jose Cardenal rf, 1963-1980 12
  179. Fred Goldsmith p, 1875-1884 12
  180. Shawon Dunston ss, 1985-2002 11
  181. Paul Assenmacher p, 1986-1999 11
  182. Randy Jackson 3b, 1950-1959 11
  183. Mike Harkey p, 1988-1997 11
  184. Topsy Hartsel lf, 1898-1911 11
  185. Mike Morgan p, 1978-2002 11
  186. Ned Garvin p, 1896-1904 11
  187. Ivan de Jesus ss, 1974-1988 11
  188. Phil Regan p, 1960-1972 11
  189. Buttons Briggs p, 1896-1905 11
  190. Bob Chipman p, 1941-1952 11
  191. Art Nehf p, 1915-1929 11
  192. Jimmy Lavender p, 1912-1917 11
  193. Jeff Samardzija p, 2008-2018 11
  194. Max Flack rf, 1914-1925 11
  195. Terry Larkin p, 1876-1884 11
  196. Dexter Fowler cf, 2008-2018 11
  197. Paul Erickson p, 1941-1948 11
  198. Hi Bithorn p, 1942-1947 11
  199. Bill Buckner 1b, 1969-1990 11
  200. Emil Kush p, 1941-1949 10

Greatest Chicago Cubs by Hall Rating

Cap Anson Photo
  1. Cap Anson
  2. Ron Santo
  3. Ryne Sandberg
  4. Ernie Banks
  5. Gabby Hartnett

All-Time Team by Hall Rating with the Chicago Cubs (known issues and limitations)

  1. C: Gabby Hartnett (119)
  2. 1B: Cap Anson (186)
  3. 2B: Ryne Sandberg (130)
  4. 3B: Ron Santo (141)
  5. SS: Joe Tinker (86)
  6. LF: Billy Williams (109)
  7. CF: George Gore (65)
  8. RF: Sammy Sosa (117)
  9. P: Fergie Jenkins (104)

Bench

  1. 1B: Ernie Banks (128)
  2. 1B: Frank Chance (94)
  3. 3B: Stan Hack (93)
  4. 3B: Ned Williamson (77)
  5. 1B: Mark Grace (76)
  6. 2B: Johnny Evers (73)
  7. 2B: Billy Herman (73)

Bullpen

  1. P: Mordecai Brown (101)
  2. P: Rick Reuschel (98)
  3. P: Pete Alexander (89)
  4. P: Clark Griffith (87)
  5. P: Hippo Vaughn (85)
  6. P: Carlos Zambrano (83)
  7. P: Charlie Root (68)
  8. P: Claude Passeau (66)
  9. P: Greg Maddux (66)