Cubs vs. Pirates matchup: Lineups, TV info, Notes, Game Thread
|Friday, July 31, 2020 4:19 PM- -|
The Chicago Cubs are back home at the Friendly Confines for the first game of a five-game homestead.
When and Where: The Cubs (4-2) will take on the Pittsburgh Pirates (2-4) at Wrigley Field on Friday at 7:15 PM CT.
Television info: The game will be on the Marquee Sports Network and ATT SportsNet (Pirates telecast).
TV Announcers: Len Kasper and Jim Deshaies (Cubs)
Radio: 670 The Score, WRTO 1200, and KDKA-FM 93.7
Game Thread: Game discussion starts around a hour before gametime with senior writer Cole Little and writer Tony Crumpton in the replies to this article! Feel free to send in your questions or comments to all things Cubs. Fly the W! Join our free CubsHQ community...takes only 30 seconds.
The Cubs will have Yu Darvish (0-1, 6.75 ERA) on the mound against righty Trevor Williams (0-1, 7.36 ERA).
Pregame notes and sights and sounds:
Nico Hoerner leads all N.L. rookies with seven hits and five RBI pic.twitter.com/noao3fcGsH— CubsHQ.com (@ChicagoCubsHQ) July 31, 2020
About to play ball at Wrigley pic.twitter.com/A2l3oZbISg— Jesse Rogers (@JesseRogersESPN) August 1, 2020