Cubs vs. Brewers lineup, Murphy at leadoff
|Monday, October 1, 2018, 10:27 AM- -|
ONE super-rare tiebreaker game to decide the National League Central Crown.
Monday afternoon's batting lineup for the game between the Cubs (95-67) and the Brewers (95-67) at 12:05 p.m. CDT will be the following:
1. Daniel Murphy 2B
2. Ben Zobrist RF
3. Javier Baez SS
4. Anthony Rizzo 1B
5. Kris Bryant 3B
6. Kyle Schwarber LF
7. Jason Heyward CF
8. Jose Quintana P
9. Willson Contreras C
It will be a pitching battle between Quintana (13-11, 4.08 ERA) and righty Jhoulys Chacin (15-8, 3.56). Quintana has a 4-1 record with 2.17 ERA against the Brewers this season. He will be the first Cubs pitcher to face a team seven times in a regular season since Don Cardwell in 1961.
The Cubs-Brewers game will be televised on ESPN.