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Chicago Cubs NL Central
Matchup Preview • ChN vs. Atl
Season Overview
Chicago Cubs Atlanta Braves
68-50 (5) Season Record (MLB Rk) 66-51 (8)
1 Division Rank 1
1 League Rank 2
37-23 Home Record 32-24
31-27 Away Record 34-27
26-25 Division Record 38-19
58-45 League Record 59-43
576 Runs For 568
490 Runs Against 478
Streak
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 205.2
Age Average 28.1
Oldest Jorge De la Rosa (37)
Youngest Oscar De La Cruz (23)
Rookies 11
30 years old + 12
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 11
Free agency 14
Waivers 3
Trades 15
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 5754 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 3121 games / 1032 starts
Team Totals 8875 games / 1032 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 208.1
Age Average 27.3
Oldest Peter Moylan (39)
Youngest Ronald Acuna Jr. (20)
Rookies 14
30 years old + 12
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 5
Free agency 14
Waivers 4
Trades 22
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 4556 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 2200 games / 568 starts
Team Totals 6756 games / 568 starts
Injuries
Bryant, Kris Left shoulder inflammation 10-day DL
Darvish, Yu Right tricep injury 60-day DL
De La Cruz, Oscar Suspended by MLB
Duensing, Brian Left shoulder inflammation 10-day DL
Hancock, Justin Right shoulder inflammation 60-day DL
Morrow, Brandon Biceps injury 10-day DL
Smyly, Drew Tommy John surgery 60-day DL
Injuries
Carle, Shane Right shoulder inflammation 10-day DL
Dayton, Grant Left elbow injury 60-day DL
Freeman, Sam Left shoulder inflammation 10-day DL
Fried, Max Strained left groin 10-day DL
Lindgren, Jacob Elbow surgery 60-day DL
McCarthy, Brandon Right knee tendinitis 60-day DL
Moylan, Peter Strained right forearm 10-day DL
O'Day, Darren Strained left hamstring 60-day DL
Ramirez, Jose A. Right shoulder inflammation 60-day DL
Soroka, Mike Right shoulder inflammation 60-day DL
Vizcaino, Arodys Right shoulder inflammation 10-day DL
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Javier Baez - .292
Runs Batted In Javier Baez - 89
Home Runs Javier Baez - 25
Wins Jon Lester - 12
Strikeouts Cole Hamels - 134
ERA Jon Lester - 3.89
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Nick Markakis - .325
Runs Batted In Nick Markakis - 76
Home Runs Ozzie Albies - 21
Wins Sean Newcomb - 10
Strikeouts Mike Foltynewicz - 152
ERA Mike Foltynewicz - 2.86
Who's Hot?
David Bote (IF) .389, 1HR in last 18AB
Mike Montgomery (P) 1-0, 0.73 in last 12.1IP
Addison Russell (SS) .400 in last 10AB
Who's Not?
Albert Almora Jr. (OF) .160 in last 50AB
Javier Baez (IF) .206 in last 34AB
Tyler Chatwood (P) 1-0, 5.23 in last 20.2IP
Willson Contreras (C) .148 in last 27AB
Cole Hamels (SP) 2-3, 7.76 in last 29IP
Ian Happ (IF) .167 in last 48AB
Kyle Hendricks (SP) 2-1, 4.84 in last 22.1IP
Jason Heyward (RF) .167 in last 12AB
Jon Lester (SP) 1-3, 9.32 in last 28IP
Jose Quintana (SP) 2-2, 5.64 in last 22.1IP
Anthony Rizzo (1B) .182 in last 11AB
Kyle Schwarber (OF) .207 in last 29AB
Ben Zobrist (OF) .182 in last 11AB
Who's Hot?
Ronald Acuna Jr. (OF) .367, 8HR in last 60AB
Ozzie Albies (2B) .348, 1HR in last 23AB
Johan Camargo (IF) .409 in last 22AB
Mike Foltynewicz (SP) 2-0, 2.31 in last 11.2IP
Freddie Freeman (1B) .333, 2HR in last 78AB
Nick Markakis (RF) .347, 4HR in last 75AB
Sean Newcomb (SP) 2-1, 2.21 in last 20.1IP
Who's Not?
Kevin Gausman (SP) 2-3, 4.85 in last 29.2IP
Ender Inciarte (OF) .182 in last 22AB
Dansby Swanson (SS) .133 in last 15AB
Julio Teheran (SP) 2-2, 5.18 in last 33IP