Cubs lineup vs. Nationals, Baez at cleanup

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Patrick Gorski - USA Today Sports
Patrick Gorski - USA Today Sports

Saturday afternoon's batting lineup for the second game of the doubleheader between the Cubs (83-58) and the Nationals (70-72) at 7:45 p.m. CDT will be the following:

1. Albert Almora Jr. CF
2. Kris Bryant 3B
3. Anthony Rizzo 1B
4. David Bote SS
5. Kyle Schwarber LF
6. Javy Baez 2B
7. Victor Caratini C
8. Cole Hamels P
9. Ian Happ RF

Cubs make a change in their lineup and will have Baez at SS and Bote at 2B respectively and they will swap spots in the lineup

It will be a pitching battle between Hamels (9-9, 3.67 ERA) and righty Jefry Rodriguez (2-2, 5.58).

The Cubs-Nationals game will be televised on WGN-TV.



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