Mark J. Rebilas - USA Today Sports
Mark J. Rebilas - USA Today Sports

Cubs lineup vs. Reds, Bryzzo back

by - Senior Editor -

The Chicago Cubs (91-69) will battle the Cincinnati Reds at 3:05 p.m. CDT on Saturday afternoon televised on CSN Chicago.

The North Siders are currently an impressive 7-3 in their last ten games and have already clinched the National League Central division.

Lefty veteran Jon Lester will start for the defending World Champions opposed by righty Jackson Stephens. This will be the last start for Lester before postseason action against the Washington Nationals.

In 2017, Lester has an 11-8 record with a 4.46 ERA and 173 strikeouts.

Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant are back in the starting lineup after two straight days off.

Cubs lineup vs. Reds

1. Ian Happ CF

2. Kris Bryant 3B

3. Anthony Rizzo 1B

4. Willson Contreras C

5. Kyle Schwarber LF

6. Addison Russell SS

7. Jason Heyward RF

8. Javy Baez 2B

9. Jon Lester P

Reds lineup vs. Cubs

Hamilton CF, Suarez 3B, Votto 1B, Gennett 2B, Duvall LF, Schebler RF, Peraza SS, Turner C, Stephens P

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