Sports News from The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennessee
Major League Baseball
TEAMS
Chicago Cubs
LAST GAME
Cincinnati at Chicago - Monday, August 31, 2015
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
CIN 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 6 13 11 0
CHC 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 1 6 9 3
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
NL Central W/L
St. Louis 85-46
Pittsburgh 79-50
Chi. Cubs 74-56
Milwaukee 55-75
Cincinnati 54-76
Team Leaders
HR A. Rizzo 26
Avg A. Rizzo .282
OPS A. Rizzo .914
ERA J. Arrieta 2.11
Wins J. Arrieta 17
WHIP J. Arrieta 0.94
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 4.1 17
Avg .241 30
OPS .710 19
HR 136 11
SB 80 6
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 3.59 7
WHIP 1.20 5
K 1128 2
QS 63 17
Errors 90 27
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
RP
RP
RP
RP
K. Hendricks
J. Grimm
C. Richard
F. Rodney
T. Hunter
T. Wood
J. Russell
Hitters
Pos Player
CF
C
LF
1B
RF
3B
2B
SP
PH
RP
RP
PH
RP
RP
RP
RP
PH
SS
D. Fowler
K. Schwarber
C. Coghlan
A. Rizzo
K. Bryant
T. La Stella
S. Castro
K. Hendricks
    C. Denorfia
    J. Grimm
    C. Richard
    J. Herrera
    F. Rodney
    T. Hunter
    T. Wood
    J. Russell
    M. Szczur
A. Russell
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jorge Soler RF 15-day DL - Oblique - 8/24/15 Soler is on the 15-day disabled list with a strained oblique.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Motte RP 15-day DL - Shoulder - 8/24/15 Motte is dealing with a strained right shoulder and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Rafael Soriano RP 15-day DL - Shoulder - 8/26/15 Soriano has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation and has started baseball activities in Iowa.
Neil Ramirez RP 15-day DL - Abdominal - 7/30/15 Ramirez has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with an abdominal injury.
Jacob Turner SP 60-day DL - Shoulder - 7/4/15 Turner is on the 60-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. He has started a rehab assignment but was shut down due to soreness.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
9/1/15 CIN L 6-13 8/31/15
9/2/15 CIN L 6-13 8/31/15
9/4/15 ARI L 3-4 5/24/15
9/5/15 ARI L 3-4 5/24/15
9/6/15 ARI L 3-4 5/24/15
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
8/31/15 CIN L 6-13
8/30/15 @LA W 2-0
8/29/15 @LA L 2-5
8/28/15 @LA L 1-4
8/27/15 @SF L 1-9
8/26/15 @SF L 2-4
8/25/15 @SF W 8-5
8/24/15 CLE W 2-1
8/23/15 ATL W 9-3
8/22/15 ATL W 9-7