Cubs lineup vs. Pirates, Heyward and Russell out
Sunday afternoon's batting lineup for the series finale between the Cubs (71-51) and the Pirates (62-62) at 12:35 p.m. CDT will be the following:
1. Tommy La Stella 2B
2. Ben Zobrist RF
3. Javier Baez SS
4. Anthony Rizzo 1B
5. Ian Happ CF
6. Kyle Schwarber LF
7. Willson Contreras C
8. Jose Quintana P
9. David Bote 3B
It will be a pitching battle between 'Q' (10-9, 4.46 ERA) and righty James Taillon (9-9, 3.66).
Starters Addison Russell and Jason Heyward both get a rest today.
The Cubs game will be televised on ABC 7 Chicago.