Another Cub regular went down with an injury and player #35 made an appearance. Shortstop Nico Hoerner was injured on Wednesday when he sprained his ankle after a collision with umpire Dan Iassogna. Recalled from a rehab assignment to replace him is Andrelton Simmons. He came into Sunday's game as a late-inning defensive replacement.
The Cubs have now passed the halfway point to equaling last year's 69 players.