Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Pirates: Willson Contreras bats second, Kris Bryant at cleanup
|Thursday, April 1, 2021, 10:44 AM- -|
Game time: The Chicago Cubs (0-0) will battle the Pittsburgh Pirates (0-0) on Opening Day (1:20 p.m. CT) at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL.
TV information: The game will be on Marquee Sports Network and ATT SportsNet PIT.
Full recap/takeaways later on CubsHQ.com.
Ian Happ CF
Kris Bryant 3B
Joc Pederson LF
Javy Baez SS
David Bote 2B
Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have righty Kyle Hendricks (0-0, 0.00 ERA) on the mound against righty Chad Kuhl (0-0, 0.00 ERA).
This will be the second straight Opening Day start for the 'Professor.'
Pretty good wind left to right on a cold, cold opening day at Wrigley. pic.twitter.com/GQjhK9iVBY— Jesse Rogers (@JesseRogersESPN) April 1, 2021