2016 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Latest Lineup

 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Tommy La Stella 3B307436 0.267
2 Albert Almora CF494852 0.257
3 Addison Russell SS4601459 0.252
4 Willson Contreras LF399844 0.246
5 Javier Baez 1B4832271 0.248
6 Matt Szczur RF441640 0.249
7 Tim Federowicz C236631 0.237
8 Munenori Kawasaki 2B247017 0.231

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Buchanan 11068 4.99
2 Jon Lester 199158 2.98
3 Kyle Hendricks 16087 3.61

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Aroldis Chapman 6231 2.47
Setup Justin Grimm 592 2.90
Relief Jake Arrieta 1860 2.56
Relief John Lackey 1830 3.34
Relief Jason Hammel 1440 3.93
Relief Travis Wood 1360 3.85
Relief Mike Montgomery 1290 4.67
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 Aaron Brooks 1510 4.46
DL Hector Rondon 6426 2.95
DL Zac Rosscup 470 3.47

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

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Anthony Rizzo 5763299 0.271
Kris Bryant 56329106 0.263
Jason Heyward 5431766 0.274
Jeimer Candelario 5101263 0.243
Dexter Fowler 4941343 0.255
Ben Zobrist 4881456 0.273
Miguel Montero 3971254 0.232
Chris Coghlan 386835 0.238
Jorge Soler 3451455 0.261
David Ross 141412 0.177

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kyle Schwarber 51232100 0.250
Christian Villanueva 4961565 0.242

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

Latest News/Blog Posts


 
Last Night’s Tie Does and Doesn’t Count, Injuries, Sweetness, and Other Bullets
from BleacherNation.com at 9/30/2016 3:11:00 PM

Jason Hammel Scratched from Final Start, Playoff Roster Spot Even More in Question
from BleacherNation.com at 9/30/2016 1:55:00 PM

Scoreboard Watching: What in the World Happened in that Cardinals Game?
from BleacherNation.com at 9/30/2016 12:31:00 PM

Why Do We Care About Bandwagon Fans?
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 9/30/2016 11:01:00 AM

Series Preview: Cubs vs. Reds, September 30-October 2
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 9/30/2016 10:58:00 AM

The Year in Bryzzo: Hugs, duets and back-to-back HRs
from MLB.com at 9/30/2016 10:30:00 AM

Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 159
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/30/2016 10:00:00 AM

Cubs 1, Pirates 1: Fit To Be Tied
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/30/2016 8:00:00 AM

MLB Bullets Got A Bronx Cheer
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/30/2016 7:00:00 AM

Cubs Record, Stats, Upcoming Schedule
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/30/2016 4:16:00 AM

Game 159 Recap: Cubs 1 Pirates 1…A Tie?!?
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 9/30/2016 2:21:00 AM

#Cubs update
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 9/30/2016 2:04:00 AM

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Pirates 1 – September 29, 2016
from BleacherNation.com at 9/30/2016 1:57:00 AM

Cubs-Pirates game suspended, ends in tie
from MLB.com at 9/29/2016 11:48:00 PM

Cubs go with Buchanan to start opener in Cincy
from MLB.com at 9/29/2016 10:44:00 PM

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Pirates (6:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread
from BleacherNation.com at 9/29/2016 10:11:00 PM

Limited Range, Ep. 52: Pantscast
from BleacherNation.com at 9/29/2016 9:38:00 PM

Mike Matheny Expected Back with the Cardinals Next Season
from BleacherNation.com at 9/29/2016 9:05:00 PM

Chicago Cubs Lineup: The Regulars’ Day Off
from BleacherNation.com at 9/29/2016 7:36:00 PM

Coghlan says ankle is fine, eyes playoff roster
from MLB.com at 9/29/2016 7:33:00 PM

Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Pirates, Thursday 9/29, 6:05 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/29/2016 7:05:00 PM

Hammel won't make final start due to tight elbow
from MLB.com at 9/29/2016 6:45:00 PM

More on the Theo Epstein Deal: Compensation, Other Extensions, Ricketts
from BleacherNation.com at 9/29/2016 6:40:00 PM

Fortune Favors the Bold? Cubs Fan Got a “Curse Broken” Tattoo
from BleacherNation.com at 9/29/2016 6:04:00 PM

5 challenges for Cubs with Epstein locked in
from MLB.com at 9/29/2016 4:17:00 PM

Cubs vs. Pirates Thursday Game Threads
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/29/2016 4:01:00 PM

Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview, Thursday 9/29, 6:05 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/29/2016 4:00:00 PM

Cubs' Front Office Lieutenants Likely To Draw Interest From Other Teams
from MLBTradeRumors.com at 9/29/2016 2:08:00 PM

The Crazy National League Wild-Card Race No One Seems To Want To Win
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 9/29/2016 2:00:00 PM

Transaction Analysis: Cubs Extend Theo and the Gang
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 9/29/2016 12:46:00 PM

Willson Contreras: Solid Major-League Catcher
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 9/29/2016 11:00:00 AM