2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Today's Lineup vs. Toronto Blue Jays: Wrigley Field (2:20 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Albert Almora CF345739 0.270
2 Kris Bryant 3B5603299 0.279
3 Anthony Rizzo 1B5483198 0.283
4 Ben Zobrist LF4931470 0.268
5 Ian Happ 2B000 0.000
6 Victor Caratini C2402 0.208
7 Jason Heyward RF5061159 0.259
8 Javier Baez SS4321762 0.257

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jake Arrieta 195158 3.09
2 Jose Quintana 2051310 3.56
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
3 Kyle Hendricks 183138 3.30
4 John Lackey 182119 3.66
5 Mike Montgomery 9655 3.94

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 Jon Lester 2060 3.15
Relief Hector Rondon 570 3.16
Relief Eddie Butler 440 4.91
Relief Brian Duensing 320 3.66

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 440 3.07
DL Justin Grimm 480 3.38

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
Kyle Schwarber 4933184 0.264
Jon Jay 320331 0.266
Alex Avila 184619 0.217
Tommy La Stella 133213 0.271
Mark Zagunis 5116 0.255

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 5462181 0.253
Willson Contreras 4141559 0.280

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 4114 0.220

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/18/2017 4:16:00 PM

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