Cincinnati (4th - NL Central) at Chi. Cubs (5th - NL Central)

Matchup Details
Wed, Sep 17 - Wrigley Field
First Pitch - 8:05 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Cincinnati 71-81-12.0040-3531-4667-7978-740.46
Chi. Cubs 67-84-6.5437-3630-4876-6876-75-16.44
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
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INJURY REPORT
Cincinnati
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPM. Latos
day-to-day
Elbow
09/12/14
Latos was scratched from his start against the Cardinals Friday due to a bone bruise in his right elbow. He is questionable for his next scheduled start.1-4
$-228
2-3
2BS. Schumaker
out for season
Shoulder
09/12/14
Schumaker underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum and will miss the remainder of the season.1-4
$-228
2-3
SPD. Axelrod
Out indefinitely
Oblique
09/10/14
Axelrod is suffering from an oblique injury and there is no timetable for his recovery.3-4
$-3
2-5
RPS. Marshall
out for season
Shoulder
06/24/14
Marshall is on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left shoulder. He underwent successful surgery but will miss the remainder of the season.39-47
$-990
38-45
SPH. Bailey
out for season
Elbow
09/04/14
Bailey is on the 60-day disabled list due to a strained flexor mass in his right elbow. He is expected to undergo season-ending surgery.11-23
$-1185
16-16
1BJ. Votto
60-day DL
Quadricep
08/27/14
Votto is on the 60-day disabled list with a left quadriceps strain. He has started taking part in baseball-related activities but there is no timetable for his return.26-39
$-1438
29-33
RPT. Bell
60-day DL
Elbow
06/20/14
Bell has a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and is on the 60-day disabled list. He is rehabbing in the minor leagues and there is no timetable for his return.69-76
$-870
64-76
Chicago
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SSS. Castro
out for season
Ankle
09/03/14
Castro has been diagnosed with a left high-ankle sprain and will miss the remainder of the season.4-8
$-296
7-5
SPE. Jackson
Prob Fri
Back
09/16/14
Jackson is expected to be activated from the 15-day disabled list and start Friday against the Dodgers.12-13
$+174
14-11
CFR. Sweeney
out for season
Hamstring
09/03/14
Sweeney has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list due to a hamstring injury.8-12
$-180
13-7
CFJ. Ruggiano
out for season
Ankle
09/02/14
Ruggiano has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list due to a sprained left ankle and will miss the remainder of the season.11-12
$+174
14-9
SPJ. McDonald
60-day DL
Shoulder
03/31/14
McDonald has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with right shoulder tendinitis.67-84
$-654
76-68
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Chicago Cubs haven't swept a three-game series from the Cincinnati Reds since July 24-26, 2009, but they have a chance to change that Wednesday. The host Cubs aim to continue their dominant pitching after shutting out Cincinnati in the first two contests. The Reds haven't been blanked in three straight games since April 18-21, 1989.

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