Chicago Cubs: Rotation Seems Solid, But Who Will Bat Leadoff?

January 11, 2011 by  

With the acquisition of Matt "oh no, we gave up way too much for him" Garza, the Cubs would appear to have the makings of a pretty good starting rotation for 2011, barring injuries and/or trades. But just who will bat leadoff in this lineup?

Let's take a look at the candidates and see if anyone exists on the current roster. Hey, it had better, because the Cubs seem set at every position.


Kosuke Fukudome

Well, at least early in the season, this could work, as the overpaid Japanese import should have his usual hot start before falling off the map. He has patience, and let's face it, on-base percentage is the n...

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