Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Giants: Anthony Rizzo at cleanup, Eric Sogard at 2B


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Rizzo will bat cleanup today (Joe Camporeale - USA Today Sports)
Rizzo will bat cleanup today (Joe Camporeale - USA Today Sports)

The Chicago Cubs have started the spring schedule with an impressive 6-2-1 record.

Game time: The Northsiders (6-2-1) will battle the San Francisco Giants (2-4) on Wednesday (2:05 p.m. CT) at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, AZ.

TV information: No TV but you can listen to the game on the radio on MLB.com.

Full recap/takeaways later on CubsHQ.com.

Here is the announced lineup for the Cubs:

2B Eric Sogard

RF Jason Heyward

SS Javy Baez

1B Anthony Rizzo

LF Cameron Maybin

CF Rafael Ortega

3B Matt Duffy

DH Trent Giambrone

C P.J. Higgins

Giambrone is a late healthy scratch as Taylor Gushue will be the DH today.

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have righty Alec Mills (0-0, 0.00 ERA) on the mound against righty Nick Tropeano (0-0, 0.00 ERA).

The Giants announced the following lineup:

Tommy La Stella 1B

Mike Yastrzemski RF

Donovan Solano 2B

Wilmer Flores 3B

Buster Posey C

Evan Longoria DH

Brandon Crawford SS

LaMonte Wade Jr. LF

Jaylin Davis CF

Nick Tropeano SP

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