2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

5/23/2017 vs. San Francisco Giants: Wrigley Field (7:05 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Ben Zobrist 2B4601358 0.269
2 Kyle Schwarber LF4662773 0.264
3 Kris Bryant 3B5493293 0.275
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B5343198 0.279
6 Jason Heyward RF4541358 0.268
7 Willson Contreras C3961355 0.270
8 Addison Russell SS4961868 0.247

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Kyle Hendricks 174129 3.70
2 Eddie Butler 5334 4.88
3 Jake Arrieta 195139 3.55
4 John Lackey 1801110 3.98
5 Jon Lester 204149 3.42

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 6537 2.90
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 552 3.24
Setup Pedro Strop 452 2.96
Relief Mike Montgomery 1030 3.55
Relief Hector Rondon 650 3.11
Relief Koji Uehara 550 3.27
Relief Justin Grimm 400 3.39

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Brett Anderson 910 3.75
DL Brian Duensing 350 3.71

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Rob Zastryzny 250 3.58
Minors Pierce Johnson 90 4.53
Minors Alec Mills 10 3.78
Minors Felix Pena 10 3.44
Minors Jake Buchanan 10 4.31
Minors Aaron Brooks 10 4.60
Minors Dylan Floro 10 3.90
Minors Williams Perez 10 4.54
Minors Casey Kelly 10 4.52
Minors Oscar De La Cruz 10 5.00
Minors Trevor Clifton 10 4.93
Minors Dylan Cease 10 5.51
Minors Duane Underwood 10 4.93
Minors Jack Leathersich 10 3.53
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
Javier Baez 4231760 0.259
Jon Jay 295330 0.269
Albert Almora 281632 0.269
Miguel Montero 157519 0.236
Tommy La Stella 6417 0.273
Jeimer Candelario 3915 0.243

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 1201 0.226
Victor Caratini 501 0.241
Mark Zagunis 100 0.247
Ryan Kalish 100 0.247
Jemile Weeks 100 0.234
Wladimir Galindo 100 0.163

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