Cubs lineup vs. Royals: Ian Happ to leadoff, Kris Bryant in cleanup spot


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Hap to leadoff this afternoon (David Banks - USA Today Sports)
Hap to leadoff this afternoon (David Banks - USA Today Sports)

The Chicago Cubs are playing baseball again at Sloan Park in Mesa, AZ.

Tuesday's lineup has been released for the Cubs for the 7-inning game against the Kansas City Royals at 2:05 pm. CT (TV: Marquee Sports Network).

Ian Happ DH

Nico Hoerner 2B

Jason Heyward RF

Kris Bryant 3B

Austin Romine C

Nick Martini LF

Patrick Wisdom 1B

Rafael Ortega CF

Ildemaro Vargas SS

Youngster Adbert Alzolay will be the starting pitcher today.

Other Cubs pitchers scheduled to pitch include Gray Fenter, Juan Gámez, Jonathon Holder, Jake Jewell, Brendon Little, Dillon Maples, Duane Underwood Jr., and Dan Winkler.

The Royals lineup is as follows:

Merrifield RF

Benintendi LF

Perez C

O'Hearn 1B

Dozier 3B

Matias DH

Alberto 2B

Starling CF

Fox SS

Pitcher Jakob Junis will be on the mound for the Royals.

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