Cubs lineup vs. Cardinals, Almora to sit
|Friday, May 3, 2019, 10:39 AM- -|
It's rivalry time!
The Chicago Cubs (16-12) will battle the first-place St. Louis Cardinals (20-11) 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 Midwest, NBC Sports Chicago, and MLB Network (out-of-market only).
Feel free to visit CubsHQ.com during the game as we will have a live game thread covering the ballgame with one of our writers. If you haven't joined our 100% free site, REGISTER HERE. It takes only 30 seconds to get a full membership.
Kris Bryant 3B
Javier Baez SS
Ben Zobrist RF
Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have the 'Professor' (1-4, 5.33 ERA) on the mound against righty Jack Flaherty (3-1, 4.06 ERA). In 11 career starts against the Cardinals, he is 5-2 with a 3.38 ERA.
Nothing “boring” about Cubs-Cardinals. pic.twitter.com/TlrZAMA3uT— Jordan Bastian (@MLBastian) May 3, 2019
#31 is reserved for the best on the North Side. #OTD in 2009, the number was raised at Wrigley for @FergieJenkins31 and @gregmaddux. @LukeStuckmeyer with more on the all-time #Cubs pitchers: https://t.co/WqkU5C31Hj pic.twitter.com/3vguVIztRC— Cubs Talk (@NBCSCubs) May 3, 2019