Chicago Cubs Lineup vs. Braves: Alzolay gets his first career start, Heyward out

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Kamil Krzaczynski - USA Today Sports
Kamil Krzaczynski - USA Today Sports

The Chicago Cubs (43-35) will battle the Atlanta Braves (46-33) 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 Southeast.

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Cubs lineup:

Kyle Schwarber LF

Kris Bryant RF

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Javier Baez SS

Willson Contreras C

David Bote 3B

Addison Russell 2B

Adbert Alzolay

Albert Almora Jr. CF

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have rookie Adbert Alzolay (1-0, 2.25 ERA) making his first career start against lefty Max Fried (8-3, 4.03 ERA). In his last five starts in Triple-A Iowa, Alzolay had a 1.93 ERA in 28 innings.

Wed: Darvish (2-3, 4.75) vs. Keuchel (0-1, 5.40)

Thu: Chatwood (3-1, 3.69) vs. TBD

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