Bullpen Session

Bullpen Session 5.27.19

CUBS CENTRAL
(30-21)
1st; +1.5
Streak: L

CIN 10 – CHC 2
Two series against the Reds: 2 wins, 4 losses.

Cubs were fortunate not to get swept this weekend.

Victor Caratini pitching sums up Sunday’s game.

Hitting: 13 strikeouts, Schwarber thrice.

Pitching: 15 H, 8 R.

Include Caratini’s performance: 17 H, 10 R.

Fielding: as many errors (2) as runs scored.

Then Bryant had to leave the game early after colliding with Heyward.

If you could scratch games from the record this would been one of them.

QUINTANA: (4-4, 3.73)

5.1 IP — 6 ER, 12 H — 1 BB, 2 K

85 pitches

Had gone 8 consecutive starts allowing 3 ER or fewer.
Most hits allowed this season.

RIZZO: (2-3)
Series: 6-for-11
Double
Home run

BÁEZ: (3-4, HR)
First multi-hit outing in last 6 starts.
4th time this season with 6+ total bags.
Consistently going oppo and with authority, too.

CONTRERAS: (2-4)
First HR in 8 games.
First multi-hit outing in 8 games.
Hit safely in 8 of last 10 games.

BOBBLE BALL
Cubs lead NL in errors (41)
Descalso (2, missed catch)
Bryant (6, fielding)

NEXT – Mon. at HOU, 1:10 p.m. CT
Cole Hamels (4-0, 3.38)
Gerrit Cole (4-5, 4.11)
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