Cubs lineup vs. Royals, Baez at cleanup
|Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 9:28 AM- -|
The Chicago Cubs (7-5) will face off against the Kansas City Royals (7-4) on Wednesday at 2:05 p.m. CT at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona.
The game can be streamed live on the radio on MLB.com. No TV today.
Cubs lineup vs. Royals
Albert Almora CF
David Bote 3B
Javier Baez SS
Johnny Field LF
Evan Marzilli RF
Ian Rice DH
Veteran Jose Quintana (1-0, 0.00 ERA) will be on the mound for the Cubs against righty Heath Fillmyer (0-0, 6.35 ERA).
The Cubs relievers scheduled to pitch include Pedro Strop, Steve Cishek, Brad Brach, Tyler Chatwood and Mike Zagurski. This will be the first appearances by veterans Pedro Strop and Steve Cishek if they make it into the game today.
Royals lineup vs. Cubs
Other Royals pitched scheduled to pitch today include Michael Ynoa, Conner Greene, Josh Staumont, Drew Storen, Andres Machado and Jake Newberry.
One interesting historical Cubs note to share is that Andre "Hawk" Dawson signed with the Cubs 32 years ago today.