Cubs lineup vs. Reds, Schwarber out

Cubs lineup vs. Reds, Schwarber out

by - Senior Editor -

The Chicago Cubs (62-55) will take on the Cincinnati Reds on 7:05 PM CDT on Tuesday night televised on CSN Chicago. The Cubs are in sole possession of first place ahead of the rival St. Louis Cardinals by 1.5 games in the National League Central division.

Righty Kyle Hendricks will start for the defending World Champions opposed by righty Luis Castillo.

In 2017, Castillo has a 2-5 record with 3.73 ERA with 59 strikeouts.

Willson Contreras will still be out of the lineup for four to six weeks dealing with his hamstring injury.

In other lineup news, second baseman Tommy La Stella gets a rare start and outfielder Kyle Schwarber and Ben Zobrist are out of the starting lineup.

Cubs lineup vs. Reds

1. Jon Jay LF

2. Tommy La Stella 2B

3. Kris Bryant 3B

4. Anthony Rizzo 1B

5. Victor Caratini C

6. Albert Almora Jr CF

7. Jason Heyward RF

8. Javy Baez SS

9. Kyle Hendricks P

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