Chicago Cubs vs. Pirates: Anthony Rizzo at leadoff, Bote at 2B
|Friday, September 13, 2019, 12:32 PM- -|
The Chicago Cubs (78-67) will battle the Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL on Friday at 3:05 p.m. CDT.
How to watch: The game will be televised on MLB.TV, ABC 7 Chicago, FSSD, ESPN, and ESPN (out-of-market only).
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Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have Jon Lester (12-10, 4.51 ERA) on the mound against lefty Steven Brault (4-4, 4.13 ERA).
Nico Hoerner and David Bote — starting today for the first time as the Cubs’ up-the-middle duo — getting early infield work in with Butter. pic.twitter.com/pGQBergHHr— Jordan Bastian (@MLBastian) September 13, 2019