Anthony Rizzo 44 | First Base

Chicago Cubs

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Wed. July 23, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Rizzo was 2 for 4 with his 24th and 25th homers of the season in a 6-0 win over San Diego on Tuesday. Impact: Rizzo has now hit five home runs over his last four games. He's batting .340 with eight dingers in his last 13.(STATS, 3:25pm)
Wed. July 23, 2014
News: Rizzo slugged his 24th and 25th home runs of the year Tuesday, while going 2-for-4 at the plate with two RBI and two runs scored in the Cubs' 6-0 win over the Padres. Impact: Rizzo continues to mash and his 25 home runs now lead the NL. With a .283/.385/.539 slash line through 360 at-bats, Rizzo keeps on building on a fantastic breakout campaign.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 21, 2014
News: Rizzo homered Sunday. Impact: Rizzo's .218 batting average and .345 slugging percentage against the Padres are his lowest figures against any NL opponent since he joined the Cubs. He faces the team that got rid of him Tuesday at the 'Friendly Confines.'(STATS, 4:36pm)
Sat. July 19, 2014
News: Rizzo rocked the fantasy world with two jacks Friday. Impact: Rizzo moved into a tie with Miami's Giancarlo Stanton for the NL home run lead at 22 with his sixth career multi-homer game, second this season. He is a stud and the Cubs could soon be contenders with players like him excelling. Rizzo is one homer shy of his total from last season. "That is cool," he said.(STATS, 1:50pm)
Fri. July 18, 2014
News: Rizzo hit his 21st and 22nd homers of the year against the Diamondbacks on Friday as he went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and three RBI. Impact: The Cubs first baseman did his job, but Rizzo's teammates in total could only manage four hits on the night. Rizzo (.278/.382/.516) is one of the better power hitters in the game right now and is in a wonderful groove where he's totaled 12 homers since June 1.(RotoWire, )
Wed. July 9, 2014
News: Rizzo hit his 19th home run of the season in the nightcap of Tuesday's doubleheader with Cincinnati. Impact: Rizzo has homered in two of his last three games after going without one in a season worst-tying 11-game stretch.(STATS, 6:00pm)
Tue. July 8, 2014
News: Rizzo hit his 18th home run in Monday's 9-3 loss at Cincinnati. Impact: Rizzo, one of the Final Vote All-Star candidates in the NL, is batting .272 with 18 homers and 47 RBIs in 87 games.(STATS, 4:40pm)
Anthony Rizzo
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 240  Age: 24
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 8/8/1989, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
College: None
Debut: 2011
Salary: $1,535,714
Injury Status
No Current Injury