2015 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Latest Lineup

 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Dexter Fowler CF4571065 0.253
2 Jorge Soler RF2861240 0.257
3 Anthony Rizzo 1B5572679 0.263
4 Kris Bryant 3B3842151 0.255
5 Chris Coghlan LF398740 0.252
6 Starlin Castro SS5931362 0.270
7 Welington Castillo C3901236 0.245
9 Jonathan Herrera 2B226222 0.263

Projected Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jon Lester 208149 3.06
2 Jake Arrieta 163711 3.43
3 Jason Hammel 15999 3.77
4 Travis Wood 180812 4.35
5 Kyle Hendricks 163108 3.28

Bullpen

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Hector Rondon 5622 3.12
Setup Pedro Strop 642 3.06
Relief Jason Motte 490 3.62
Relief Brian Schlitter 630 3.68
Relief Zac Rosscup 490 3.74
Relief Phil Coke 600 3.79
Relief Edwin Jackson 1600 4.72

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Neil Ramirez 792 4.35
DL Justin Grimm 1000 4.10
DL Tsuyoshi Wada 1380 3.95
DL Jacob Turner 1390 4.69
DL Dallas Beeler 1140 4.22

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Eric Jokisch 1510 4.09
Minors Donn Roach 1120 4.78
Minors Pierce Johnson 1050 4.21
Minors Drake Britton 840 5.37
Minors Gonzalez Germen 720 4.47
Minors C.J. Edwards 700 3.49
Minors James Russell 612 3.50
Minors Blake Parker 590 3.49
Minors Joe Ortiz 440 4.54

Bench

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Arismendy Alcantara 5281451 0.231
Miguel Montero 4771348 0.246
Matt Szczur 469429 0.225
Chris Denorfia 401752 0.244
David Ross 193620 0.234

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Tommy La Stella 406439 0.261
Mike Olt 3771540 0.195

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Christian Villanueva 4821043 0.203
Javier Baez 4692059 0.209
Dustin Geiger 4461043 0.202
Logan Watkins 444635 0.220
Albert Almora 409632 0.222
Junior Lake 4071038 0.233
Chris Valaika 390835 0.223
Billy McKinney 338529 0.207
Rafael Lopez 326531 0.224
Addison Russell 317830 0.219
Dan Vogelbach 317730 0.213
Jeimer Candelario 292423 0.179
Kyle Schwarber 257929 0.251
Jacob Hannemann 177313 0.210
Gleyber Torres 140314 0.247

Latest News/Blog Posts


 
Quick Hits: Bryant, Cubs, Hamilton
from MLBTradeRumors.com at 4/18/2015 3:51:00 AM

No Pressure, and No Need to Worry
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/18/2015 1:15:00 AM

Game Nine Recap: Padres 5 Cubs 4
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/18/2015 1:11:00 AM

#Cubs Maddon shows support for RIC
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 11:18:00 PM

#Cubs extra bases: Fowler, Maddon & more
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 11:07:00 PM

Final Padres 5, #Cubs 4
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 11:01:00 PM

Chicago Cubs Minor League Wrap: April 17
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 10:15:00 PM

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 5, Cubs 4 – April 17, 2015
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 9:32:00 PM

Bryant sharp on D in debut, but 'pen can't contain Padres
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 9:00:00 PM

Maddon's first Cubs ejection comes after key homer
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 8:00:00 PM

Bryant stars defensively in hitless MLB debut
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 7:43:00 PM

For Bryant, momentous day bigger than results
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 7:35:00 PM

Hendricks gets call for Cubs against Padres at Wrigley
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 7:00:00 PM

#Cubs roster moves
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 6:55:00 PM

#Cubs Bryant K’s in 1st at-bat
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 6:40:00 PM

Bryant's debut in line with superstars past, present
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 6:39:00 PM

#Cubs Bryant arrives sooner than expected
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 5:35:00 PM

Pre-Gamin': Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 5:16:00 PM

Umpires 5, Cubs 4: Bad Ball And Strike Calls Doom Cubs
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 5:05:00 PM

Should Kris Bryant Have Been On The Cubs’ Opening Day Roster?
from MLBTradeRumors.com at 4/17/2015 4:35:00 PM

Bryant, family emotional before big league debut
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 4:05:00 PM

Overflow Thread 3: Cubs vs. Padres, Friday 4/17, 1:20 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 4:05:00 PM

Theo Epstein Says If Not for Mike Olt’s Injury, Kris Bryant Wouldn’t Be Up Quite Yet
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 3:59:00 PM

Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Padres, Friday 4/17, 1:20 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 3:20:00 PM

Neil Ramirez and Mike Olt to Disabled List, Chris Denorfia to Chicago
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 3:13:00 PM

Bryant callup not 'scripted,' comes from position need
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 3:00:00 PM

Series Preview: Padres v. Cubs, April 17 – April 19, 2015
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 2:59:00 PM

Bryant to bat 4th for #Cubs Friday
from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 4/17/2015 2:40:00 PM

The future is now: Bryant makes big league debut
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 2:27:00 PM

Cubs Record, Stats, Upcoming Schedule
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 2:21:00 PM

Cubs shake up roster in addition to Bryant callup
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 2:20:00 PM

Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Padres, Friday 4/17, 1:20 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 2:20:00 PM

Kris Bryant Doesn’t Need to Save You
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 2:07:00 PM

Happy Kris Bryant Day! Projections, Looking Back, Staying Grounded, Uniform Number, More
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 2:06:00 PM

Going Yard: How Bryant Can Crush
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 1:52:00 PM

Cubs Minor League Daily: A New Best in Addison Russell
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 1:25:00 PM

Kris Bryant Ended His Minor League Career with This Home Run (VIDEO)
from BleacherNation.com at 4/17/2015 12:28:00 PM

Bryant looking to clean up out of No. 4 spot
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 12:15:00 PM

Cubs vs. Padres Friday Game Threads
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 11:30:00 AM

Chicago Cubs vs. San Diego Padres Preview, Friday 4/17, 1:20 CT
from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 4/17/2015 11:30:00 AM

As Bryant arrives in Majors, so does his jersey in MLB.com Shop
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 11:15:00 AM

The Debut: One Writer’s Vision of What ‘Kris Bryant Day’ Will Be
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 11:06:00 AM

The Call Up: Kris Bryant
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 11:06:00 AM

Cubbie Debuts: How Other Top Cubs Fared on Their First Day in Cubbie Blue
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 11:04:00 AM

Extreme Shifting and the Runner in Scoring Position
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 11:04:00 AM

The Best of Both Worlds: Can the Cubs Keep Starlin Castro and Still Promote Addison Russell?
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 11:02:00 AM

The Beer List: Prospect You’re Watching Out of the Top 10
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 4/17/2015 11:02:00 AM

Like his power, excitement for Bryant hard to contain
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 10:58:00 AM

What type of impact will Bryant make as rookie?
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 10:57:00 AM

Bryant sparks memories of other highly anticipated debuts
from MLB.com at 4/17/2015 10:00:00 AM