Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Pirates: Matt Duffy at leadoff, Javy Baez sits


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Duffy has been a great addition to the Cubs (Kamil Krzaczynski - USA Today Sports)
Duffy has been a great addition to the Cubs (Kamil Krzaczynski - USA Today Sports)

Game time: The Chicago Cubs (17-16) will battle the Pittsburgh Pirates (13-19) on Sunday (1:20 p.m. CT) at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL.

TV information: The game will be on Marquee Sports Network [Watch here] and ATT SportsNet PIT.

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Full recap/takeaways later on CubsHQ.com.

Cubs lineup:

Matt Duffy 3B

Willson Contreras C

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Kris Bryant LF

David Bote 2B

Jason Heyward RF

Jake Marisnick CF

Ildermaro Vargas SS

Kyle Hendricks P

The Cubs announced that 'El Mago' was a late scratch with lower back tightness.

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have the 'Professor' (2-3, 6.07 ERA) on the mound against lefty Tyler Anderson (2-3, 3.24 ERA).

Pregame tidbits:

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