Willson has been by far the second have MVP for the Cubs. Although this will be a big blow to the Cubs hopes of returning to the playoffs. The rest of the team will have to pick up his slack and continue to move forward.
#Cubs Contreras has moderate right hamstring strain. Timetable usually 4-6 weeks
— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) August 11, 2017
According to Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo this is not an issue and they will find a way to handle the rodeo. “What can you do?” Rizzo said. “It’s part of the game. Guys get hurt. You got to be ready for it. Obviously, you don’t want someone in the middle of your order – especially the year he’s having – to go down. It’s upsetting for him, and for us, too. But we got to keep playing baseball.”
— Jesse Rogers (@ESPNChiCubs) August 11, 2017