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Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Diamondbacks (8:40 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.


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Game Info

Chicago Cubs (45-54) at Arizona Diamondbacks (52-49), 8:40 CT on WGN.

Game Thread and Series Preview

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The Series Preview for this series lives here.

Starting Pitchers

Carlos Villanueva (2-6, 4.16 ERA, 4.01 FIP)


Wade Miley (6-8, 4.03 ERA, 4.33 FIP)

Arizona Diamondbacks Lineup

1. Adam Eaton, CF

2. Aaron Hill, 2B

3. Paul Goldschmidt, 1B

4. Jason Kubel, LF

5. Martin Prado, 3B

6. Gerardo Parra, RF

7. Wil Nieves, C

8. Cliff Pennington, SS

9. Wade Miley, P

Chicago Cubs Lineup

1. Junior Lake, CF

2. Starlin Castro, SS

3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B

4. Cody Ransom, 3B

5. Nate Schierholtz, RF

6. Cole Gillespie, LF

7. Darwin Barney, 2B

8. Welington Castillo, C

9. Carlos Villanueva, P


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