2017 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Today's Lineup vs. San Francisco Giants: Wrigley Field (8:05 PM EDT)
 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Ben Zobrist LF4751476 0.274
2 Albert Almora CF346842 0.277
3 Kris Bryant 3B5693398 0.285
4 Anthony Rizzo 1B55230102 0.284
5 Willson Contreras C4021864 0.291
6 Addison Russell SS5382484 0.260
7 Jason Heyward RF502950 0.259
8 Javier Baez 2B4501864 0.258

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 John Lackey 180119 3.60
2 Jon Lester 205149 3.03
3 Kyle Hendricks 188138 3.11
4 Eddie Butler 3822 4.50
5 Jake Arrieta 195148 3.00

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Wade Davis 5634 2.57
Setup Carl Edwards Jr. 572 3.32
Setup Pedro Strop 532 2.89
Relief Mike Montgomery 920 3.91
Relief Hector Rondon 530 3.74
Relief Justin Grimm 520 3.12
Relief Koji Uehara 380 3.32

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Brett Anderson 960 4.03
DL Brian Duensing 300 3.90

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Rob Zastryzny 750 3.84
Minors Alec Mills 460 3.72
Minors Felix Pena 300 3.30
Minors Jack Leathersich 180 4.00
Minors Jake Buchanan 180 3.50
Minors Pierce Johnson 150 4.80
Minors Aaron Brooks 150 4.20
Minors Dylan Floro 120 4.50
Minors David Rollins 100 3.60
Minors Williams Perez 00 0.00
Minors Bailey Clark    
Minors Jose Albertos    
Minors Thomas Hatch    
Minors Bryan Hudson    

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kyle Schwarber 5043482 0.274
Jon Jay 295223 0.275
Miguel Montero 200729 0.230
Tommy La Stella 171215 0.263
Jeimer Candelario 145320 0.248
Ian Happ 000 0.000

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Mark Zagunis 7629 0.263
Jacob Hannemann 5525 0.236
Victor Caratini 3303 0.242

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