Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Padres: Albert Almora to leadoff, Bryant at LF
|Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:35 AM- -|
The Chicago Cubs (52-44) will battle the San Diego Padres (46-50) at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL on Friday at 1:20 p.m. CDT.
How to watch: The game will be televised on MLB.TV, Fox Sports San Diego, MLB Network (out-of-market only), and NBC Sports Chicago.
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Albert Almora Jr. CF
Javier Baez SS
Kris Bryant LF
David Bote 3B
Martin Maldonado C
Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have veteran Jon Lester (9-5, 3.74 ERA) on the mound against lefty Eric Lauer (5-7, 4.04 ERA).
Upcoming pitching matchups: Saturday: Jose Quintana (7-7, 4.21) vs. Lucchesi (7-4, 3.92) Sunday: Kyle Hendricks (7-7, 3.46) vs. Quantrill (2-2, 4.21)
Manny Machado plays at Wrigley for the first time today on @NBCSChicago.— Cubs Talk (@NBCSCubs) July 19, 2019
Watch the #Cubs welcome him by waving a W in his face, hopefully.
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