Cubs vs. Reds matchup: Lineups, TV info, Notes, Game Thread
|Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 4:48 PM- -|
When and Where: The Cubs (4-1) will take on the Cincinnati Reds (1-4) at Great American Ball Park on Wednesday at 5:40 PM CT.
Television: The game will be on the Marquee Sports Network and Fox Sports Ohio (Reds telecast).
Announcers: Len Kasper and Jim Deshaies (Cubs)
Radio: 670 The Score and WLW 700
Game Thread: Game discussion starts around a hour before gametime with senior writer Cole Little and writer Tony Crumpton in the replies to this article! Feel free to send in your questions or comments to all things Cubs. Fly the W! Join our free CubsHQ community...takes only 30 seconds.
1. Kris Bryant 3B
2. Anthony Rizzo 1B
3. Javier Baez SS
4. Kyle Schwarber LF
5. Willson Contreras C
6. Jason Heyward RF
7. Ian Happ Cf
8. Victor Caratini DH
9. Nico Hoerner 2B
Lineup notes: Kris Bryant returns from his elbow tightness to face off against the Reds who he has hit .298 with 18 homers and 52 RBIs in his career.
Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have righty Kyle Hendricks (1-0, 0.00 ERA) on the mound against righty Sonny Gray (1-0, 1.50 ERA).
Hendricks had a 5.16 ERA in 22 2/3 innings in four starts against the Reds last season.