2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Today's Lineup vs. Cincinnati Reds: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Jon Jay CF320331 0.266
2 Kyle Schwarber LF4933184 0.264
3 Kris Bryant 3B5603299 0.279
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B5483198 0.283
5 Ben Zobrist RF4931470 0.268
6 Alex Avila C184619 0.217
7 Ian Happ 2B000 0.000
8 Javier Baez SS4321762 0.257

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jon Lester 206159 3.15
2 Jake Arrieta 195158 3.09
3 Jose Quintana 2051310 3.56
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
4 Kyle Hendricks 183138 3.30
5 John Lackey 182119 3.66

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 Mike Montgomery 960 3.94
Relief Hector Rondon 570 3.16
Relief Justin Grimm 480 3.38
Relief Eddie Butler 440 4.91
Relief Brian Duensing 320 3.66

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 440 3.07

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
Jason Heyward 5061159 0.259
Albert Almora 345739 0.270
Tommy La Stella 133213 0.271
Mark Zagunis 5116 0.255
Victor Caratini 2402 0.208

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 5462181 0.253
Willson Contreras 4141559 0.280

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 4114 0.220

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