2016 Chicago Cubs Projected Lineup

Latest Lineup

 Player POS ABHRRBIAVG
1 Dexter Fowler CF4941343 0.255
2 Kris Bryant 3B56329106 0.263
3 Anthony Rizzo 1B5763299 0.271
4 Ben Zobrist LF4881456 0.273
5 Addison Russell SS4601459 0.252
6 Jason Heyward RF5431766 0.274
7 Javier Baez 2B4832271 0.248
8 Willson Contreras C399844 0.246

Upcoming Rotation

 PlayerIPWLERA
1 Kyle Hendricks 16087 3.61
2 Mike Montgomery 12969 4.67
3 Jason Hammel 14488 3.93
4 Jon Lester 199158 2.98
5 Jake Arrieta 186167 2.56

Bullpen (Includes players on 40-man roster)

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Closer Aroldis Chapman 6231 2.47
Setup Justin Grimm 592 2.90
Relief Travis Wood 1360 3.85
Relief Trevor Cahill 1150 4.38
Relief Pierce Johnson 970 4.44
Relief Spencer Patton 640 3.92
Relief C.J. Riefenhauser 580 3.88
Relief Giovanni Soto 530 4.25
Relief Brian Matusz 500 3.62
Relief C.J. Edwards 470 3.45

DL

RolePlayerIPSVERA
DL Dallas Beeler 1200 4.04
DL Joe Smith 632 3.30
DL Pedro Strop 592 2.75
DL John Lackey 1830 3.34
DL Aaron Brooks 1510 4.46
DL Hector Rondon 6426 2.95
DL Zac Rosscup 470 3.47
DL R.J. Alvarez 550 4.28

Other Pitchers

RolePlayerIPSVERA
Minors Nick Greenwood 1050 5.16
Minors Drew Rucinski 1050 4.80
Minors Jonathan Pettibone 670 4.57
Minors Jean Machi 590 3.68
Minors Brandon Gomes 580 3.75
Minors Scott Barnes 480 4.88
Minors Jack Leathersich 460 3.35
Minors Joel Peralta 390 4.35
Minors Manny Parra 370 3.38
Minors Joe Nathan 200 4.58

Bench (Includes players on 40-man roster)

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jeimer Candelario 5101263 0.243
Albert Almora 494852 0.257
Matt Szczur 441640 0.249
Miguel Montero 3971254 0.232
Jorge Soler 3451455 0.261
Tommy La Stella 307436 0.267
Tim Federowicz 236631 0.237
David Ross 141412 0.177

DL

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Kyle Schwarber 51232100 0.250
Christian Villanueva 4961565 0.242
Chris Coghlan 386835 0.238

Others/Minors

PlayerABHRRBIAVG
Jacob Hannemann 512744 0.205
Gleyber Torres 510545 0.218
Billy McKinney 4551051 0.242
Kelly Dugan 363838 0.234
Chris Valaika 356839 0.233
Kris Negron 323628 0.214
Shane Victorino 275623 0.251
Munenori Kawasaki 247017 0.231

Latest News/Blog Posts


 
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from BleacherNation.com at 8/23/2016 8:27:00 PM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/23/2016 7:15:00 PM

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from BleedCubbieBlue.com at 8/23/2016 7:01:00 PM

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Eloy Jimenez Named Midwest League Player Of The Year
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Hit in 57 games, win $5.6 million
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from BleacherNation.com at 8/23/2016 6:11:00 PM

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from Muskat.mlblogs.com at 8/23/2016 5:00:00 PM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/23/2016 2:34:00 PM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/23/2016 1:18:00 PM

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from BleacherNation.com at 8/23/2016 12:33:00 PM

Dexter Fowler Keeps Rolling Along
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/23/2016 11:01:00 AM

Addison Russell Leaving ‘Em Fuzzy
from Wrigleyville.BaseballProspectus.com at 8/23/2016 10:37:00 AM

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Russell stays hot, but glovework steals show
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