Kamil Krzaczynski - USA Today Sports
Kamil Krzaczynski - USA Today Sports

Cubs lineup vs. Reds, Willson Contreras out


by - Senior Editor -

The Chicago Cubs (29-20) will battle the Cincinnati Reds (23-27) at Wrigley Field on Saturday at 1:20 p.m. CDT.

How to watch: The game will be televised on MLB.TV, ABC 7 Chicago, FS-O, and MLB Network (out-of-market only).

Feel free to visit CubsHQ.com during the game as we will have a live game thread covering the ballgame with one of our writers. If you haven't joined our 100% free site, REGISTER FREE. It takes only 30 seconds to get a full membership.

Lineup notes: Outfielder Mark Zagunis is reportedly back in Triple-A Iowa. Victor Caratini starts again for another Yu Darvish start.

Cubs lineup:

Kyle Schwarber LF

Kris Bryant 3B

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Javier Baez SS

Jason Heyward RF

Victor Caratini C

Albert Almora Jr. CF

Addison Russell 2B

Yu Darvish P

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have righty Yu Darvish (2-3, 5.06 ERA) on the mound against righty Tyler Mahle (1-5, 3.51 ERA). Darvish has an impressive 3.52 ERA and 25 strikeouts in his last three starts.

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