Cubs vs. Cards: Lineups, TV info, Notes, Game thread
|Monday, September 7, 2020, 12:19 PM- -|
The Cubs will try to salvage a 'W' against the Redbirds on Labor Day.
When and Where: The Cubs (23-18) will take on the St. Louis Cardinals (17-15) at Wrigley Field on Monday.
Television info: The game will be on the Marquee Sports Network and ESPN (out-of-market only).
Radio info: Game can be heard on 670 The Score and Cardinals Radio Network.
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Kyle Hendricks gets the ball for the series finale vs. St. Louis. pic.twitter.com/RyWlWvIKjc— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) September 7, 2020
Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have Kyle Hendricks (4-4, 3.78 ERA) on the mound against righty Johan Oviedo (0-1, 4.30 ERA).
From Cardinals notes: Win over Cubs today would give them season series for 3rd consecutive season, longest since winning 5 consecutive series (2011-15). Cardinals only undefeated ML team (14-0) when scoring 5 or more runs in a game.— Mark Gonzales (@MDGonzales) September 7, 2020
Cubs-Reds probables:— Mark Gonzales (@MDGonzales) September 7, 2020
RHP Alec Mills (3-3, 5.50) vs. RHP Tyler Mahle (1-1, 3.90); RHP Yu Darvish (7-1, 1.44) vs. RHP Trevor Bauer (3-3, 2.05); RHP Adbert Alzolay (0-1, 2.08) vs. RHP Sonny Gray (5-2, 3.19)
Tyler Chatwood scheduled to begin throwing program today; José Quintana to begin it tomorrow, per Ross. #Cubs— Andy Martínez (@amartinez_11) September 7, 2020