2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Today's Lineup vs. San Francisco Giants: Wrigley Field (8:05 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Javier Baez 2B2981241 0.265
2 Albert Almora CF220526 0.273
3 Kris Bryant 3B4092469 0.284
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B4072367 0.275
5 Ian Happ LF217928 0.230
6 Jason Heyward RF298732 0.252
7 Addison Russell SS3531244 0.241
8 Miguel Montero C129516 0.240

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Kyle Hendricks 12687 3.49
2 Eddie Butler 7536 4.58
3 Jake Arrieta 139106 3.24
4 John Lackey 13378 3.92
5 Jon Lester 151117 3.20

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 4723 2.06
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 472 3.01
Setup Pedro Strop 330 3.31
Relief Mike Montgomery 630 4.07
Relief Koji Uehara 401 2.93
Relief Hector Rondon 403 3.33
Relief Justin Grimm 70 4.10

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Brett Anderson 340 4.31
DL Brian Duensing 290 3.41

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Dylan Floro 250 4.02
Minors Pierce Johnson 200 4.50
Minors Alec Mills 180 2.99
Minors Jake Buchanan 150 3.97
Minors Aaron Brooks 110 5.37
Minors Felix Pena 70 3.96
Minors Duane Underwood 70 4.81
Minors Jack Leathersich 70 3.81
Minors Rob Zastryzny 70 4.81
Minors Williams Perez 00 0.00
Minors Casey Kelly 00 0.00
Minors Trevor Clifton 00 0.00
Minors Fernando Rodriguez 0  0.00
Minors David Rollins 0  0.00
Minors Jen-Ho Tseng 00 0.00

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Ben Zobrist 3621146 0.265
Kyle Schwarber 3321848 0.223
Willson Contreras 3241243 0.262
Jon Jay 153115 0.281
Tommy La Stella 6016 0.267
Jeimer Candelario 5627 0.232

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Victor Caratini 500 0.200
Jacob Hannemann 500 0.200
Mark Zagunis 000 0.000
Ryan Kalish 000 0.000
Jemile Weeks 000 0.000

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