2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

8/16/2017 vs. Cincinnati Reds: Wrigley Field (8:05 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Ben Zobrist 2B94312 0.255
2 Kyle Schwarber LF123820 0.228
3 Kris Bryant 3B147926 0.286
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B145926 0.283
5 Alex Avila C7339 0.233
6 Ian Happ CF72412 0.264
7 Jason Heyward RF131315 0.260
8 Javier Baez SS136620 0.272

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Jon Lester 5533 3.35
2 Jake Arrieta 4833 3.29
3 Jose Quintana 5133 3.75
08/19 vs. Toronto Blue Jays (Undecided)
4 Kyle Hendricks 4132 3.49
5 John Lackey 4323 4.43

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 189 2.88
Setup Justin Wilson 181 3.27
Setup Pedro Strop 150 2.97
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 150 2.97
Relief Mike Montgomery 260 3.98
Relief Hector Rondon 120 2.60
Relief Eddie Butler 120 4.18
Relief Brian Duensing 110 3.10
Relief Justin Grimm 100 4.80

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Koji Uehara 70 3.24

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Felix Pena 50 4.90
Minors Alec Mills 30 2.77
Minors Pierce Johnson 30 3.10
Minors Jack Leathersich 30 2.43
Minors Duane Underwood 30 2.77
Minors Aaron Brooks 30 7.10
Minors Rob Zastryzny 30 2.77
Minors Brett Anderson 00 0.00
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
Jon Jay 105111 0.276
Albert Almora 5016 0.280
Tommy La Stella 4303 0.256
Victor Caratini 3314 0.273
Mark Zagunis 700 0.143

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Addison Russell 93312 0.247
Willson Contreras 70310 0.271

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 200 0.000
Ryan Kalish 000 0.000
Jemile Weeks 000 0.000

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Game 119 Recap: Cubs 7, Reds 6
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Rizzo's slam, walk-off WP send Cubs past Reds
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Underwood seeks another strong start
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from BleacherNation.com at 8/17/2017 2:04:00 AM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/17/2017 1:18:00 AM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/16/2017 6:31:00 PM

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Ian Happ’s Role Down the Stretch
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