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Major League Baseball
TEAMS
Chicago Cubs
LAST GAME
Chicago at Pittsburgh - Saturday, August 17, 2019
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
CHC 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 4 2
PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
NL Central W/L
St. Louis 64-57
Chi. Cubs 65-58
Milwaukee 64-59
Cincinnati 58-64
Pittsburgh 51-71
Team Leaders
HR J. Baez 28
Avg K. Bryant .290
OPS K. Bryant .927
ERA K. Hendricks 3.37
Wins J. Lester 10
WHIP K. Hendricks 1.13
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 4.9 13
Avg .252 15
OPS .780 8
HR 191 11
SB 34 27
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 4.08 7
WHIP 1.30 8
K 1065 17
QS 57 8
Errors 84 22
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
J. Lester
T. Chatwood
R. Wick
Hitters
Pos Player
CF
RF
3B
1B
SS
2B
LF
C
SP
RP
RP
J. Heyward
N. Castellanos
K. Bryant
A. Rizzo
J. Baez
A. Russell
I. Happ
J. Lucroy
J. Lester
*  T. Chatwood
*  R. Wick
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Ben Zobrist 2B Late Aug - Personal - 8/13/19 Zobrist is away from the team due to a personal matter and is expected to be absent from the club until the latter part of August.
Willson Contreras C Early Sept - Hamstring - 8/5/19 Contreras has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a strained right hamstring and is expected to miss four weeks.
Daniel Descalso 3B Out indefinitely - Ankle - 7/27/19 Descalso has landed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained left ankle, and it is unclear how much time he will miss.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Steve Cishek RP Prob Tues - Hip - 8/14/19 Cishek has been ticketed for the 10-day injured list with left hip inflammation but is expected to be activated in time for Tuesday's game against the Giants.
Craig Kimbrel RP Prob Sun - Knee - 8/17/19 Kimbrel has been added to the 10-day injured list with swelling in his right knee, but is likely to be activated for Sunday's game against the Pirates.
Xavier Cedeno RP Late Aug - Wrist - 8/11/19 Cedeno has been transferred to the 60-day injured list due left wrist inflammation. He is likely to be out until late August.
Allen Webster RP Late Aug - Arm - 8/11/19 Webster has been transferred to the 60-day injured list due to radial nerve inflammation in his right arm. He is likely to be out of commission until late August.
Kendall Graveman SP out for season - Elbow - 4/11/19 Graveman is on the 60-day injured list while recuperating from Tommy John surgery and is expected to miss the entire 2019 season.
Brandon Morrow RP Mid Sept - Elbow - 8/5/19 Morrow has been transferred to the 60-day injured list while recuperating from arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow. He is not expected to make his season debut until sometime in September.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
8/18/19 @PIT W 2-0 8/17/19
8/20/19 SF W 4-1 7/24/19
8/21/19 SF W 4-1 7/24/19
8/22/19 SF W 4-1 7/24/19
8/23/19 WAS W 6-5 5/19/19
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
8/17/19 @PIT W 2-0
8/16/19 @PIT L 2-3
8/15/19 @PHI L 5-7
8/14/19 @PHI L 1-11
8/13/19 @PHI L 2-4
8/11/19 @CIN W 6-3
8/10/19 @CIN L 1-10
8/9/19 @CIN L 2-5
8/8/19 @CIN W 12-5
8/7/19 OAK W 10-1
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league