Chi. Cubs (1st - NL Central) at NY Mets (3rd - NL East)

Matchup Details
Thu, Jun 30 - Citi Field
First Pitch - 7:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Chi. Cubs 51-266.1525-1126-1539-3544-3312.77
NY Mets 40-37-10.1119-1621-2135-4129-48-16.68
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Chicago
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RPC. Richard
Mid July
Finger
06/21/16
Richard has a blister on his left middle finger on his pitching hand and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is targeting a return by the All-Star break.4-5
$-445
6-2
CFD. Fowler
Early July
Hamstring
06/20/16
Fowler is sidelined with right hamstring discomfort and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. Barring any setbacks, he could return during the beginning of July.5-6
$-498
7-3
2BT. La Stella
15-day DL
Hamstring
06/09/16
La Stella has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring injury.10-9
$-399
10-8
LFJ. Soler
15-day DL
Hamstring
06/07/16
Soler sustained a strained left hamstring and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.11-10
$-489
11-9
SPA. Brooks
Early July
Hip
04/03/16
Brooks is battling a hip contusion and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list but is likely to be activated during the beginning of July.51-26
$+615
39-35
SPD. Beeler
15-day DL
Shoulder
04/03/16
Beeler is dealing with right shoulder inflammation and will begin the 2016 season on the 15-day disabled list. There is no timetable for a return.51-26
$+615
39-35
RPJ. Nathan
Early July
Elbow
05/17/16
Nathan is on the 60-day disabled list with an elbow injury and is expected to return in July.24-17
$-463
17-23
LFK. Schwarber
out for season
Knee
04/11/16
Schwarber had surgery to repair full tears to his ACL and LCL in his left knee. He has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.48-26
$+315
37-34
3BC. Villanueva
Out indefinitely
Leg
02/28/16
Villanueva was placed on the 60-day disabled list with a fractured right fibula and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.51-26
$+615
39-35
RPZ. Rosscup
Mid Aug
Shoulder
02/25/16
Rosscup was placed on the 60-day disabled list due to left shoulder inflammation. He had surgery and is not expected to return to the lineup until August.51-26
$+615
39-35
New York
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPS. Matz
Prob Thurs
Elbow
06/29/16
Matz is dealing with a bone spur in his elbow but will make his next scheduled start Thursday against the Cubs.0-3
$-317
1-2
RFC. Granderson
Ques Thurs
Calf
06/30/16
Granderson is dealing with a sore calf and is questionable to play Thursday against the Cubs.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPN. Syndergaard
Ques Sun
Elbow
06/27/16
Syndergaard is battling bone spurs in his right elbow and is questionable to make his next scheduled start Sunday against the Cubs.3-4
$-166
1-6
RPJ. Henderson
15-day DL
Bicep
06/21/16
Henderson is sidelined with right biceps tendinitis and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.4-5
$-183
3-6
CFJ. Lagares
15-day DL
Thumb
06/16/16
Lagares is sidelined due to a left thumb injury and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.6-8
$-613
5-9
3BD. Wright
15-day DL
Neck
06/02/16
Wright had surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck and is on the 15-day disable list. He is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.12-18
$-1281
12-18
1BL. Duda
15-day DL
Back
05/23/16
Duda is sidelined with a stress fracture in his lower-back and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with no definitive return timetable.17-19
$-835
16-20
SPZ. Wheeler
Late July
Elbow
01/13/16
Wheeler had Tommy John surgery last season and has also been diagnosed with sensory nerve irritation. He has been placed on the 60-day disabled list but is expected to return just after the All-Star break.40-37
$-1011
35-41
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NEWS

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A rematch of last year’s National League Championship Series is on tap starting Thursday, as the New York Mets host the Chicago Cubs for a four-game set. The first-place Cubs are coming off a three-game road sweep of Cincinnati, while the Mets have dropped four straight to fall six games back of Washington in the National League East. 

 
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