wrigley field from right bleachersThe Cubs couldn’t outmuscle the mighty Marlins yesterday, but tonight’s another night.

Darwin Barney gets the night off, with Donnie Murphy in at second. Junior Lake sits tonight in favor of Sweeney/Bogusevic.

Game Info

Miami Marlins (51-85) at Chicago Cubs (58-79), 7:05 CT on CSN.

Game Thread and Series Preview

The Game Thread lives here. You should participate in the madness. And, of course, for those who aren’t into message board-style game threads, please feel free to use the comments on this post for your in-game commentary/outbursts.

The Series Preview lives here.

Starting Pitchers

Tom Koehler (3-9, 4.72 ERA, 4.27 FIP)

versus

Edwin Jackson (7-14, 4.90 ERA, 3.72 FIP)

Miami Marlins Lineup

1. Chris Coghlan, 3B

2. Donovan Solano, 2B

3. Christian Yelich, LF

4. Giancarlo Stanton, RF

5. Justin Ruggiano, CF

6. Logan Morrison, 1B

7. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS

8. Jeff Mathis, C

9. Tom Koehler, P

Chicago Cubs Lineup

1. Starlin Castro, SS

2. Luis Valbuena, 3B

3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B

4. Nate Schierholtz, RF

5. Ryan Sweeney, CF

6. Donnie Murphy, 2B

7. Brian Bogusevic, LF

8. Welington Castillo, C

9. Edwin Jackson, P


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