2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

8/17/2017 vs. Cincinnati Reds: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Jon Jay CF320440 0.263
2 Kyle Schwarber LF4932884 0.274
3 Kris Bryant 3B56033100 0.286
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B5482986 0.281
5 Ben Zobrist RF4931476 0.268
6 Alex Avila C184623 0.228
7 Ian Happ 2B000 0.000
8 Javier Baez SS4321760 0.257

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Arrieta 195178 3.00
2 Jose Quintana 2051111 3.47
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
3 Kyle Hendricks 183128 3.34
4 John Lackey 182118 3.56
5 Jon Lester 206159 3.10

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 5935 1.83
Setup Justin Wilson 582 3.57
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 562 4.02
Setup Pedro Strop 502 3.06
Relief Mike Montgomery 960 4.03
Relief Hector Rondon 570 3.00
Relief Justin Grimm 480 3.56
Relief Eddie Butler 440 5.73
Relief Brian Duensing 320 3.66

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 440 2.86

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Brett Anderson 950 4.17
Minors Rob Zastryzny 580 5.43
Minors Alec Mills 310 4.65
Minors Felix Pena 200 4.95
Minors Pierce Johnson 130 4.85
Minors Jack Leathersich 120 4.50
Minors Aaron Brooks 100 4.50
Minors David Rollins 70 5.14
Minors Williams Perez 00 0.00
Minors Casey Kelly 00 0.00
Minors Oscar De La Cruz 00 0.00
Minors Duane Underwood 00 0.00
Minors Trevor Clifton 00 0.00
Minors Ryan Williams 00 0.00
Minors Fernando Rodriguez 00 0.00
Minors Jen-Ho Tseng 00 0.00

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jason Heyward 5061063 0.257
Albert Almora 345738 0.255
Tommy La Stella 133213 0.248
Mark Zagunis 5116 0.255
Victor Caratini 2403 0.208

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 5462071 0.245
Willson Contreras 4141358 0.280

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 4114 0.220
Eddy Martinez 000 0.000
Ryan Kalish 000 0.000
Darryl Wilson 000 0.000
P.J. Higgins 000 0.000
Wladimir Galindo 000 0.000
Jemile Weeks 000 0.000

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from MLB.com at 8/17/2017 7:41:00 PM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/17/2017 7:26:00 PM

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