In the second half of the 1960s, the Cubs assembled an infield group that remains beloved by fans to this day. Ron Santo was at third, Don Kessinger at short, Glenn Beckert at second and Banks had moved to first at this stage of his career.Who are the starters for the Chicago Cubs?
Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 2016 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 2016 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 2016 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 2016 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.Who are the Chicago Cubs players for 2016?
2016 Chicago Cubs. #2 Tommy La Stella. #3 David Ross. #5 Albert Almora Jr. #6 Carl Edwards, Jr. #7 Jeimer Candelario.Why did Addison Russell not sign with the Cubs?
A one-time All-Star and .242 hitter in five seasons with the Cubs, one of those as the starting shortstop for the 2016 World Series champions, Russell did not then sign with a major league club. Following an MLB investigation into accusations of physical and verbal abuse made by his ex-wife, Melisa, Russell accepted a suspension last October.