2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

8/20/2017 vs. Toronto Blue Jays: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Albert Almora CF345739 0.270
2 Kyle Schwarber LF4933184 0.264
3 Ben Zobrist 2B4931470 0.268
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B5483198 0.283
5 Javier Baez SS4321762 0.257
6 Tommy La Stella 3B133213 0.271
7 Rene Rivera C185521 0.222
8 Jon Jay RF320331 0.266

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 John Lackey 182119 3.66
2 Mike Montgomery 9655 3.94
3 Jake Arrieta 195158 3.09
4 Jose Quintana 2051310 3.56
5 Kyle Hendricks 183138 3.30
08/26 at Philadelphia Phillies (Undecided)

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 5935 2.29
Setup Justin Wilson 582 3.57
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 562 3.54
Setup Pedro Strop 502 2.88
Relief Jon Lester 2060 3.15
Relief Hector Rondon 570 3.16
Relief Eddie Butler 440 4.91
Relief Brian Duensing 320 3.66

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 440 3.07
DL Justin Grimm 480 3.38

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Brett Anderson 950 4.07
Minors Rob Zastryzny 580 4.50
Minors Alec Mills 310 4.06
Minors Felix Pena 200 3.60
Minors Pierce Johnson 130 4.85
Minors Jack Leathersich 120 3.75
Minors Aaron Brooks 100 4.50
Minors David Rollins 70 3.86
Minors Williams Perez 00 0.00

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kris Bryant 5603299 0.279
Jason Heyward 5061159 0.259
Alex Avila 184619 0.217
Mark Zagunis 5116 0.255
Victor Caratini 2402 0.208
Ian Happ 000 0.000

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 5462181 0.253
Willson Contreras 4141559 0.280

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 4114 0.220

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