Cubs lineup vs. Marlins, Ben Zobrist to leadoff

Cubs lineup vs. Marlins, Ben Zobrist to leadoff


by - Senior Editor -

The Northsiders are going for an impressive eight games in a row tonight! The Cubs have won 16 out of 20 for the first time since the 2016 title season.

The Chicago Cubs (19-12) will battle the last-place Miami Marlins (9-24) at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL on Monday at 7:05 p.m. CDT.

How to watch: The game will be televised on MLB.TV, NBC Sports Chicago Plus, and Fox Sports Florida.

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Cubs lineup vs. Marlins:

Ben Zobrist RF

Kris Bryant 3B

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Javier Baez SS

Willson Contreras C

Jason Heyward CF

David Bote 2B

Kyle Schwarber LF

Cole Hamels P

Lineup notes: Javy Baez has 22 extra base hits which are tied for the major league lead. The 22 extra-base hits are tied for second all-time with the Cubs through first 31 games since Hack Wilson's 22 in 1908 according to Cubs notes.

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have veteran Cole Hamels (3-0, 3.19 ERA) on the mound against righty Sandy Alcantara (1-3, 4.86 ERA).

Hamels has been exceptional against the Marlins in his career with a 1.80 ERA in 14 career starts.Cubs lineup vs. Marlins, Ben Zobrist to leadoff

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