Chicago Cubs Lineup vs. Dodgers, Albert Almora Jr. to start


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Chicago Cubs Lineup vs. Dodgers, Albert Almora Jr. to start

The Chicago Cubs (38-30) will battle the Los Angeles Dodgers (46-23) at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, CA on Thursday at 9:10 p.m. CDT.

How to watch: The game will be televised on MLB TV, WGN, SportsNet LA, and SNLA Spanish.

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Lineup notes: Jason Heyward and Albert Almora Jr. get the start in the outfield alongside Kyle Schwarber while Addison Russell will start at second base instead of David Bote and Daniel Descalso. Joe Maddon once again put the pitcher batting eighth in his lineup tonight.

Cubs lineup:

Kyle Schwarber LF

Kris Bryant 3B

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Javier Baez SS

Willson Contreras C

Albert Almora Jr. CF

Jason Heyward RF

Kyle Hendricks P

Addison Russell 2B

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have the 'Professor' (7-4, 3.00 ERA) on the mound against lefty veteran Rich Hill (3-1, 2.40 ERA).

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