2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

8/17/2017 vs. Cincinnati Reds: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Jon Jay CF295223 0.275
2 Kyle Schwarber LF5043482 0.274
3 Kris Bryant 3B5693398 0.285
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B55230102 0.284
5 Ben Zobrist RF4751476 0.274
6 Alex Avila C187616 0.209
7 Ian Happ 2B000 0.000
8 Javier Baez SS4501864 0.258

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Arrieta 195148 3.00
2 Jose Quintana 204149 3.26
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
3 Kyle Hendricks 188138 3.11
4 John Lackey 180119 3.60
5 Jon Lester 205149 3.03

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 5634 2.57
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 572 3.32
Setup Justin Wilson 552 2.95
Setup Pedro Strop 532 2.89
Relief Mike Montgomery 920 3.91
Relief Hector Rondon 530 3.74
Relief Justin Grimm 520 3.12
Relief Eddie Butler 380 4.50
Relief Brian Duensing 300 3.90

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 380 3.32

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Brett Anderson 960 4.03
Minors Rob Zastryzny 750 3.84
Minors Alec Mills 460 3.72
Minors Felix Pena 300 3.30
Minors Jack Leathersich 180 4.00
Minors Pierce Johnson 150 4.80
Minors Aaron Brooks 150 4.20
Minors David Rollins 100 3.60
Minors Williams Perez 00 0.00
Minors Bailey Clark    
Minors Thomas Hatch    
Minors Jose Albertos    
Minors Bryan Hudson    

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jason Heyward 502950 0.259
Albert Almora 346842 0.277
Tommy La Stella 171215 0.263
Mark Zagunis 7629 0.263
Victor Caratini 3303 0.242

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 5382484 0.260
Willson Contreras 4021864 0.291

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 5525 0.236

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 12:23:00 AM

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from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/17/2017 10:18:00 PM

Cubs hit 4 HRs in 4th, including 3 in a row
from MLB.com at 8/17/2017 8:23:00 PM

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from MLB.com at 8/17/2017 7:57:00 PM

Cubs rally from 9 down, but fall to Reds in finale
from MLB.com at 8/17/2017 7:41:00 PM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/17/2017 7:26:00 PM

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