SS - CHC
Nico Hoerner went 1-for-3 with a walk on Friday against the White Sox. He scored a run in the 10-0 win.
Hoerner manned third base with both Kris Bryant and David Bote dinged up. Overall, Hoerner has had a disappointing season, hitting .231. Leave him on the waiver wire this weekend.
Nico Hoerner went 0-for-1 on Tuesday against the Pirates with a walk. He was pinch-hit for by Jason Kipnis later in the game. The Cubs lost, 3-2.
Hoerner has struggled mightily this season, slashing .228/.310/.267 with three steals. He had some promise heading into the season, but he doesn't look he'll be fantasy relevant anytime soon.
Nico Hoerner went 1-for-2 with a double and a walk in Wednesday's 3-2 victory over the Indians.
Hoerner hit ninth and was pinch-hit for by Ildemaro Vargas later in the game. He continues to be an NL-only play, as he simply hasn't had a very good season. He's hitting .250 with a .624 OPS and three stolen bases over 92 at-bats.
Nico Hoerner went 2-for-4 on Thursday against the Reds, hitting a double. He scored once and drove in three more in the 8-5 victory.
Hoerner has been on somewhat of a streak over the past week, slashing .375/.375/.438. He is buried at the bottom of the order, so his upside is extremely limited. He is best rostered in NL-only leagues.
Nico Hoerner batted eighth and played third base in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Cardinals, going 1-for-3 with a single. He scored the loan run in the Cubs' 5-1 defeat.
Hoerner is slowly picking it up over the last two weeks, hitting .313 with a .395 on-base percentage. Buried in the bottom of the order, he hasn't made much of a fantasy impact this year aside from NL-only leagues.