Cubs lineup vs. Phillies, Javy Baez out

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Jasen Vinlove - USA Today Sports
Jasen Vinlove - USA Today Sports

The Chicago Cubs (26-18) will battle the Philadelphia Phillies (28-19) at Wrigley Field on Tuesday at 6:05 p.m. CDT.

How to watch: The game will be televised on WGN-TV, NBCSP, ESPN, and SAP WGN.

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Lineup notes: Javy Baez is out of the lineup with his right heel contusion as Addison Russell gets his second straight start at shortstop. Willson Contreras gets back in the starting spot after day off with Victor Caratini catching for Yu Darvish.

Cubs lineup:

Kyle Schwarber LF
Kris Bryant 3B
Anthony Rizzo 1B
Willson Contreras C
Jason Heyward RF
Albert Almora Jr. CF
Daniel Descalso 2B
Addison Russell SS
Jose Quintana P

Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have 'Q' (4-3, 3.68 ERA) on the mound against righty Zach Eflin (5-4, 2.89 ERA).

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