2016 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Latest Lineup

 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Dexter Fowler CF4941343 0.255
2 Kris Bryant LF56329106 0.263
3 Anthony Rizzo 1B5763299 0.271
4 Ben Zobrist 2B4881456 0.273
5 Addison Russell SS4601459 0.252
6 Jason Heyward RF5431766 0.274
7 Javier Baez 3B4832271 0.248
8 David Ross C141412 0.177

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Arrieta 186167 2.56
2 Kyle Hendricks 16087 3.61
3 Mike Montgomery 12969 4.67
4 Jason Hammel 14488 3.93
5 Jon Lester 199158 2.98

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Aroldis Chapman 6231 2.47
Setup Justin Grimm 592 2.90
Relief Travis Wood 1360 3.85
Relief Trevor Cahill 1150 4.38
Relief Pierce Johnson 970 4.44
Relief Spencer Patton 640 3.92
Relief C.J. Riefenhauser 580 3.88
Relief Giovanni Soto 530 4.25
Relief Brian Matusz 500 3.62
Relief C.J. Edwards 470 3.45

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Dallas Beeler 1200 4.04
DL Joe Smith 632 3.30
DL Pedro Strop 592 2.75
DL John Lackey 1830 3.34
DL Aaron Brooks 1510 4.46
DL Hector Rondon 6426 2.95
DL Zac Rosscup 470 3.47
DL R.J. Alvarez 550 4.28

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Nick Greenwood 1050 5.16
Minors Drew Rucinski 1050 4.80
Minors Jonathan Pettibone 670 4.57
Minors Jean Machi 590 3.68
Minors Brandon Gomes 580 3.75
Minors Scott Barnes 480 4.88
Minors Jack Leathersich 460 3.35
Minors Joel Peralta 390 4.35
Minors Manny Parra 370 3.38
Minors Joe Nathan 200 4.58

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jeimer Candelario 5101263 0.243
Albert Almora 494852 0.257
Matt Szczur 441640 0.249
Willson Contreras 399844 0.246
Miguel Montero 3971254 0.232
Jorge Soler 3451455 0.261
Tommy La Stella 307436 0.267
Tim Federowicz 236631 0.237

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kyle Schwarber 51232100 0.250
Christian Villanueva 4961565 0.242
Chris Coghlan 386835 0.238

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 512744 0.205
Gleyber Torres 510545 0.218
Billy McKinney 4551051 0.242
Kelly Dugan 363838 0.234
Chris Valaika 356839 0.233
Kris Negron 323628 0.214
Shane Victorino 275623 0.251
Munenori Kawasaki 247017 0.231

Latest News/Blog Posts


 
The End of August and the Playoff Roster Rules – Who is Eligible?
from BleacherNation.com at 8/29/2016 3:12:00 PM

Playoff Referendums, Baez’s Mistake, Heyward’s Heat, and Other Bullets
from BleacherNation.com at 8/29/2016 1:36:00 PM

Cubs Minor League Daily: Meet Connor Myers, Diving Outfielder
from BleacherNation.com at 8/29/2016 12:15:00 PM

Greatness in August: The Banality of Brilliance
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/29/2016 11:01:00 AM

Series Preview: Cubs vs. Pirates, Aug. 29-31
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/29/2016 10:38:00 AM

Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 129
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/29/2016 9:00:00 AM

MLB Bullets Has Been Ejected
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/29/2016 7:00:00 AM

GAME 129 RECAP: DODGERS 1 CUBS 0
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/29/2016 1:36:00 AM

Cubs vow to learn from game-deciding miscue
from MLB.com at 8/28/2016 11:54:00 PM

Lester delivers another gem but LA strikes late
from MLB.com at 8/28/2016 11:51:00 PM

Enhanced Box Score: Dodgers 1, Cubs 0 – August 28, 2016
from BleacherNation.com at 8/28/2016 11:26:00 PM

Chicago Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 28
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/28/2016 10:18:00 PM

Ross bids Los Angeles farewell -- for now?
from MLB.com at 8/28/2016 9:22:00 PM

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Dodgers (3:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread
from BleacherNation.com at 8/28/2016 6:46:00 PM

Dodgers 1, Cubs 0: Wrong Choices
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/28/2016 6:30:00 PM

Cubs Record, Stats, Upcoming Schedule
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/28/2016 6:21:00 PM

Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Dodgers, Sunday 8/28, 3:10 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/28/2016 5:55:00 PM

Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Dodgers, Sunday 8/28, 3:10 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/28/2016 5:10:00 PM

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Defensively-Inclined
from BleacherNation.com at 8/28/2016 5:04:00 PM

Cubs kick off homestand with ace Arrieta
from MLB.com at 8/28/2016 4:51:00 PM

Lackey 'doing well,' has return in sight
from MLB.com at 8/28/2016 4:23:00 PM

Zobrist not surprised by call for bunt in cleanup
from MLB.com at 8/28/2016 4:12:00 PM

Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Dodgers, Sunday 8/28, 3:10 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/28/2016 4:05:00 PM

#Cubs Minor League report
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 8/28/2016 3:55:00 PM

Pulling Jason Hammel, Enjoying Rob Zastryzny, Questioning the Bunt, and Other Bullets
from BleacherNation.com at 8/28/2016 2:49:00 PM

Cubs Minor League Daily: Albert Almora Jr. Returns to Action!
from BleacherNation.com at 8/28/2016 12:46:00 PM