Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Cardinals: Willson Contreras at leadoff, Lester on the mound


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Lester will be pitching against the Cubs today (Photo via Cubs Twitter)
Lester will be pitching against the Cubs today (Photo via Cubs Twitter)

Game time: The Chicago Cubs (67-87) will battle the rival St. Louis Cardinals (85-69) on Saturday (1:20 p.m. CT) at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL.

TV information: The game will be on Marquee Sports Network and Bally Sports Midwest.

Full recap/takeaways later on CubsHQ.com.

Cubs lineup:

Willson Contreras C

Frank Schwindel 1B

Ian Happ RF

Patrick Wisdom LF

Matt Duffy 3B

David Bote 2B

Trayce Thompson CF

Nico Hoerner SS

Adrian Sampson SP

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have Sampson (1-2, 2.84 ERA) on the mound against former Cubs standout Jon Lester (7-6, 4.59 ERA).

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