2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Today's Lineup vs. Toronto Blue Jays: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Albert Almora CF223525 0.283
2 Kris Bryant 3B4162355 0.291
3 Anthony Rizzo 1B4362881 0.268
4 Ben Zobrist LF310833 0.223
5 Ian Happ 2B2581742 0.248
6 Victor Caratini C3812 0.211
7 Jason Heyward RF317839 0.252
8 Javier Baez SS3421955 0.269

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Arrieta 140128 3.73
2 Jose Quintana 139710 4.33
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
3 Kyle Hendricks 8844 3.45
4 John Lackey 131109 4.67
5 Mike Montgomery 9636 3.64

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 4024 2.43
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 490 3.67
Setup Pedro Strop 460 2.51
Setup Justin Wilson 4513 3.15
Relief Jon Lester 1480 4.37
Relief Eddie Butler 540 3.95
Relief Brian Duensing 500 2.52
Relief Hector Rondon 460 4.70

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 382 3.55
DL Justin Grimm 430 5.40

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Brett Anderson 220 8.18
Minors Felix Pena 160 4.50
Minors Rob Zastryzny 40 6.75
Minors Pierce Johnson 10 0.00
Minors Jack Leathersich 00 27.00

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kyle Schwarber 3192040 0.204
Jon Jay 259225 0.290
Alex Avila 2481440 0.266
Tommy La Stella 7128 0.310
Mark Zagunis 1401 0.000

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Willson Contreras 3392170 0.274
Addison Russell 3191036 0.241

Others/Minors

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