Cubs lineup vs. Reds, Rizzo at leadoff
Sunday's batting lineup for the game between the Cubs (87-61) and the Reds (63-86) at 1:20 p.m. CDT will be the following:
1. Anthony Rizzo 1B
2. Tommy La Stella 3B
3. Ben Zobrist RF
4. Daniel Murphy 2B
5. Victor Caratini C
6. Ian Happ CF
7. Addison Russell SS
8. Jose Quintana P
9. David Bote LF
It will be a pitching battle between 'Q' (13-9, 3.97 ERA) and righty Cody Reed (9-12, 4.66).
Rizzo gets another lead-off chance and Caratini will get the start at catcher instead of Willson Contreras. Standout Javier Baez gets a day-off today.
The Cubs-Reds game will be televised on ABC 7 Chicago.