Cubs lineup vs. Rockies, Kris Bryant at RF


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Cubs lineup vs. Rockies, Kris Bryant at RF

Bring out the brooms because the North Siders will be looking for a home sweep of the Rockies.

The Chicago Cubs (33-26) will battle the Colorado Rockies (31-28) at Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL on Thursday at 1:20 p.m. CDT.

How to watch: The game will be televised on MLB.TV, NBC Sports Chicago, and ATT SportsNet-RM.

Feel free to visit CubsHQ.com during the game as we will have a live game thread covering the ballgame with one of our writers. If you haven't joined our 100% free site, REGISTER HERE. It takes only 30 seconds to get a full membership.

Lineup notes: Kris Bryant is back in right field while Jason Heyward gets the day off. Daniel Descalso gets the rare start replacing Addison Russell at second base. Carlos Gonzalez also gets the day off after three straight starts.

Cubs lineup:

Kyle Schwarber LF

Kris Bryant RF

Anthony Rizzo 1B

Javier Baez SS

Willson Contreras C

David Bote 3B

Albert Almora Jr.

Daniel Descalso 2B

Jose Quintana P

Pitching Matchup: The Cubs will have 'Q' (4-4, 3.78 ERA) on the mound against 22-year old rookie righty Peter Lambert (0-0, 0.00 ERA).

Upcoming schedule: Fri: Hamels (4-2, 3.62 ERA) vs. Mikolas (4-5, 4.41 ERA) Sat: Lester (4-4, 3.32 ERA) vs. Flaherty (4-3, 3.76 ERA) Sun: Hendricks (6-4, 3.16 ERA) vs. Wainwright (5-5, 4.34 ERA)

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