Pre-Gamin’: Cardinals v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Ron Santo Day at Wrigley Field as the Cubs host the Cardinals. We love and miss you, Ronnie.

Travis Wood will try to put together his first good post-All-Star break start.

Game Info

St. Louis Cardinals (53-46) at Chicago Cubs (40-57), 1:20pm CT on CSN.

Game Thread and Series Preview

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The Series Preview for this series lives here.

Starting Pitchers

Travis Wood (4-5, 4.33 ERA, 5.06 FIP)


Lance Lynn (12-4, 3.10 ERA, 3.23 FIP)

St. Louis Cardinals Lineup

1. Rafael Furcal, SS

2. Jon Jay, CF

3. Matt Holliday, LF

4. Allen Craig, RF

5. Lance Berkman, 1B

6. Yadier Molina, C

7. Matt Carpenter, 3B

8. Daniel Descalso, 2B

9. Lance Lynn, P

Chicago Cubs Lineup

1. David JeJesus, CF

2. Starlin Castro, SS

3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B

4. Alfonso Soriano, LF

5. Bryan LaHair, RF

6. Geovany Soto, C

7. Darwin Barney, 2B

8. Luis Valbuena, 3B

9. Travis Wood, P

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60 responses to “Pre-Gamin’: Cardinals v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.”

  1. leroy k.

    From Elias: Travis Wood is 1st starter in MLB history to allow a HR in each of the first 5 innings of a game.

    1. Jeff

      Another awesome start by Travis Wood…GRRRR!!! The ghost of Volstad past is back!

  2. Edwin

    Yayyyy! Record Book!!!!!!!!

    1. RY34

      yep, we continue to set the record book for all the wrong reasons!