2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Today's Lineup vs. Toronto Blue Jays: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Albert Almora CF281632 0.269
2 Kris Bryant 3B5493293 0.275
3 Anthony Rizzo 1B5343198 0.279
4 Ben Zobrist LF4601358 0.269
6 Victor Caratini C501 0.241
7 Jason Heyward RF4541358 0.268
8 Javier Baez SS4231760 0.259

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Arrieta 195139 3.55
2 Jose Quintana 2041212 3.81
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
3 Kyle Hendricks 174129 3.70
4 John Lackey 1801110 3.98
5 Mike Montgomery 10375 3.55

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 6537 2.90
Setup Justin Wilson 652 3.42
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 552 3.24
Setup Pedro Strop 452 2.96
Relief Jon Lester 2040 3.42
Relief Hector Rondon 650 3.11
Relief Eddie Butler 530 4.88
Relief Brian Duensing 350 3.71

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 550 3.27
DL Justin Grimm 400 3.39

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Brett Anderson 910 3.75
Minors Rob Zastryzny 250 3.58
Minors Pierce Johnson 90 4.53
Minors Felix Pena 10 3.44
Minors Alec Mills 10 3.78
Minors Jack Leathersich 10 3.53
Minors Williams Perez 10 4.54
Minors Casey Kelly 10 4.52
Minors Oscar De La Cruz 10 5.00
Minors Duane Underwood 10 4.93
Minors Aaron Brooks 10 4.60
Minors Trevor Clifton 10 4.93
Minors Fernando Rodriguez 10 4.16
Minors Jen-Ho Tseng 10 4.82
Minors David Rollins 10 4.09

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kyle Schwarber 4662773 0.264
Jon Jay 295330 0.269
Alex Avila 130415 0.215
Tommy La Stella 6417 0.273
Mark Zagunis 100 0.247

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 4961868 0.247
Willson Contreras 3961355 0.270

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 1201 0.226
Ryan Kalish 100 0.247
Jemile Weeks 100 0.234
Wladimir Galindo 100 0.163

Latest News/Blog Posts


 
So, Did Javy Baez Just Make the Defensive Play of the Year So Far for the Cubs?
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 9:52:00 PM

Game 121 Recap: Cubs 7, Blue Jays 4
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/18/2017 9:42:00 PM

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 7, Blue Jays 4 – August 18, 2017
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 9:33:00 PM

Javy Baez Hooks the Cubs Up with a Massive Insurance Bomb (VIDEO)
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 9:19:00 PM

MLBits: Wainwright Could Be Hurt, Chapman Could Lose His Job, Stanton Chasing the “Real” HR Record, More
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 8:43:00 PM

Cubs place Lester on DL with shoulder fatigue
from MLB.com at 8/18/2017 8:28:00 PM

Baez, Cubs excited for Players Weekend fun
from MLB.com at 8/18/2017 8:24:00 PM

Baez dazzles on both sides of ball
from MLB.com at 8/18/2017 8:21:00 PM

Cubs, Arrieta spoil Blue Jays' return to Wrigley
from MLB.com at 8/18/2017 7:28:00 PM

Cubs Place Jon Lester On Disabled List
from MLBTradeRumors.com at 8/18/2017 6:14:00 PM

Quintana eyes more success vs. Blue Jays
from MLB.com at 8/18/2017 6:13:00 PM

Pre-Gamin’: Blue Jays at Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 6:01:00 PM

God’s Wrath Watch: Lester Hope, Russell Out for Homestand, Contreras and Uehara Throw
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 5:45:00 PM

Roster Moves: Lester, Grimm to the DL; Pena, Zastryzny Recalled from Triple-A
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 4:40:00 PM

Series Preview: Blue Jays at Cubs, August 18 – August 20, 2017
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 4:16:00 PM

Montgomery to step up in place of injured Lester
from MLB.com at 8/18/2017 3:20:00 PM

Walk Happy Bullpen, Bryant’s Resurgence, and Other Bullets
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 3:13:00 PM

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Almora at the Top, Caratini Catches, Schwarber Sits
from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 3:01:00 PM

Cubs Expect Lester To Miss One To Two Starts
from MLBTradeRumors.com at 8/18/2017 2:46:00 PM

Ernie Banks, Operation PUSH, and the Quest for a Black Manager
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/18/2017 11:01:00 AM

Kyle Schwarber Doesn’t Have to be Adam Dunn
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/18/2017 11:01:00 AM

Game 120 Recap: Reds 13, Cubs 10
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/17/2017 10:18:00 PM

Cubs hit 4 HRs in 4th, including 3 in a row
from MLB.com at 8/17/2017 8:23:00 PM

Cubs rally from 9 down, but fall to Reds in finale
from MLB.com at 8/17/2017 7:41:00 PM