Chi. Cubs (1st - NL Central) at Pittsburgh (3rd - NL Central)

Matchup Details
Tue, Sep 27 - PNC Park
First Pitch - 7:05 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Chi. Cubs 99-562.8257-2442-3269-7882-7313.45
Pittsburgh 77-78-10.3237-4040-3885-6672-83-12.92
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Chicago
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
LFJ. Soler
Ques Tues
Upper Body
09/26/16
Soler missed the last game with discomfort in his right side and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Pirates.1-0
$+100
1-0
SPA. Brooks
60-day DL
Hip
08/19/16
Brooks is recovering from a hip injury and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list.100-56
$+382
70-78
SPD. Beeler
60-day DL
Shoulder
08/19/16
Beeler is dealing with right shoulder inflammation and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list.100-56
$+382
70-78
RPZ. Rosscup
60-day DL
Shoulder
08/11/16
Rosscup was placed on the 60-day disabled list due to left shoulder inflammation. He had surgery and there is no timetable for his return.100-56
$+382
70-78
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.97-56
$+82
68-77
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.100-56
$+382
70-78
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RFG. Polanco
Ques Tues
Face
09/26/16
Polanco has missed the last two games with a facial contusion and it is unknown if he will return Tuesday against the Cubs.0-3
$-335
2-1
LFS. Marte
Out indefinitely
Back
09/24/16
Marte has been dealing with back spasms and will miss an indefinite amount of time.1-3
$-235
3-1
RPN. Feliz
Out indefinitely
Arm
09/07/16
Feliz has been dealing with right arm discomfort and it is unknown when he will rejoin the bullpen.10-13
$-661
13-9
2BJ. Harrison
out for season
Groin
09/26/16
Harrison is sidelined with right groin strain and has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss four-to-six weeks, ending his season.8-8
$-143
9-6
RPA. Schugel
out for season
Shoulder
09/23/16
Schugel has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a right shoulder injury.2-4
$-242
3-3
CC. Stewart
out for season
Knee
09/13/16
Stewart has been placed on the season-ending 60-day disabled list due to left knee discomfort.8-6
$+135
8-5
SPG. Cole
out for season
Elbow
09/13/16
Cole is expected to miss the remainder of the season after being placed on the 60-day disabled list due to right elbow posterior inflammation.8-6
$+135
8-5
CE. Diaz
out for season
Knee
09/13/16
Diaz continues to recover from surgery as he was diagnosed with Cellulitis of the left knee. He has been placed on the 60-day disabled list, ending his season.8-6
$+135
8-5
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

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There isn’t much left for the Chicago Cubs to accomplish in this regular season. The Cubs already have wrapped up the best record in the National League and their first 100-win season since 1935, and they’ll try to stay sharp with the postseason looming when they continue a four-game road series against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday. 

 
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