Cubs lineup for World Series on Friday night


by - Senior Editor -
Benny Sieu-USA Today Sports
Benny Sieu-USA Today Sports

The Chicago Cubs will face off against the Cleveland Indians in game three of the World Series on Friday night at 7:08 CT on Fox.

The wind is blowing out so the Cubs have decided to put slugger Jorge Soler in the lineup replacing the struggling Jason Heyward. Soler is 0-10 in the postseason so far in 2016.

Kyle Hendricks will be on the mound against right-hander Josh Tomlin.

The Cubs are 4-1 at Wrigley Field this postseason.

Cubs lineup:

Dexter Fowler CF

Kris Bryant 3B

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Ben Zobrist LF

Willson Contreras C

Jorge Soler RF

Javier Baez 2B

Addison Russell SS

Kyle Hendricks P

Indians lineup

LF Carlos Santana

2B Jason Kipnis

SS Francisco Lindor

1B Mike Napoli

3B Jose Ramirez

RF Lonnie Chisenhall

C Roberto Perez

CF Tyler Naquin

P Josh Tomlin

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