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Chicago Cubs NL Central
Matchup Preview • ChN vs. Atl
Season Overview
Chicago Cubs Atlanta Braves
26-22 (11) Season Record (MLB Rk) 30-21 (6)
3 Division Rank 1
6 League Rank 2
14-11 Home Record 11-9
12-11 Away Record 19-12
12-9 Division Record 20-11
23-18 League Record 27-19
248 Runs For 261
183 Runs Against 201
Streak
Team Stats
.256 AVG .263
.339 OBP .334
.426 SLG .426
3.38 ERA 3.54
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 205.3
Age Average 27.5
Oldest Ben Zobrist (37)
Youngest Oscar De La Cruz (23)
Rookies 10
30 years old + 9
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 10
Free agency 15
Waivers 3
Trades 13
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 5363 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 1564 games / 279 starts
Team Totals 6927 games / 279 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 209.0
Age Average 27.0
Oldest Peter Moylan (39)
Youngest Ronald Acuna Jr. (20)
Rookies 9
30 years old + 9
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 5
Free agency 12
Waivers 5
Trades 17
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 3720 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 684 games / 322 starts
Team Totals 4404 games / 322 starts
Injuries
Butler, Eddie Strained right groin 10-day DL
Darvish, Yu Right tricep injury 10-day DL
Smyly, Drew Tommy John surgery 60-day DL
Injuries
Dayton, Grant Left elbow injury 60-day DL
Gohara, Luiz Bereavement list day-to-day
Lindgren, Jacob Elbow surgery 60-day DL
Ramirez, Jose A. Right shoulder inflammation 10-day DL
Sanchez, Anibal Strained right hamstring 10-day DL
Soroka, Mike Strained right shoulder 10-day DL
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Kris Bryant - .293
Runs Batted In Javier Baez - 39
Home Runs Javier Baez - 12
Wins Jose Quintana - 5
Strikeouts Jose Quintana - 51
ERA Jon Lester - 2.37
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Nick Markakis - .335
Runs Batted In Freddie Freeman - 38
Home Runs Ozzie Albies - 14
Wins Sean Newcomb - 5
Strikeouts Mike Foltynewicz - 69
ERA Mike Foltynewicz - 2.55
Who's Hot?
Albert Almora Jr. (OF) .375, 1HR in last 48AB
Jon Lester (SP) 3-2, 1.69 in last 42.2IP
Kyle Schwarber (OF) .364, 1HR in last 11AB
Who's Not?
Javier Baez (2B) .229 in last 70AB
Kris Bryant (3B) .188 in last 16AB
Tyler Chatwood (P) 1-1, 5.29 in last 17IP
Willson Contreras (C) .200 in last 15AB
Ian Happ (OF) .125 in last 8AB
Jose Quintana (SP) 1-2, 5.62 in last 16IP
Addison Russell (SS) .200 in last 10AB
Who's Hot?
Ronald Acuna Jr. (OF) .400, 1HR in last 10AB
Tyler Flowers (C) .364 in last 11AB
Mike Foltynewicz (SP) 1-1, 0.56 in last 16IP
Freddie Freeman (1B) .358, 4HR in last 67AB
Nick Markakis (RF) .333, 1HR in last 72AB
Brandon McCarthy (SP) 1-0, 1.54 in last 11.2IP
Sean Newcomb (SP) 4-0, 2.12 in last 34IP
Dansby Swanson (SS) .375, 1HR in last 8AB
Who's Not?
Ozzie Albies (2B) .226 in last 31AB
Johan Camargo (IF) .184 in last 49AB
Kurt Suzuki (C) .077 in last 13AB
Julio Teheran (SP) 2-1, 5.09 in last 23IP
Matt Wisler (P) 0-1, 6.17 in last 11.2IP