Cubs lineup vs. Marlins, Schwarber batting 9th


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Jerry Lai - USA Today Sports
Jerry Lai - USA Today Sports

The Chicago Cubs (28-27) will battle the Miami Marlins (24-31) at 7:05 p.m. CDT on Monday night televised on CSN Chicago. Newcomer Eddie Butler will take the mound for the defending World Champions.

One lineup tidbit is that this will be the first cleanup start for catcher Willson Contreras this season.

The Cubs are currently in second place in the National League Central (1 GB) behind the Brewers.

Cubs Lineup vs. Marlins

1. Ben Zobrist 2B

2. Kris Bryant 3B

3. Anthony Rizzo 1B

4. Willson Contreras C

5. Jason Heyward RF

6. Albert Almora Jr CF

7. Javy Baez SS

8. Eddie Butler P

9. Kyle Schwarber LF

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