chase fieldIt’s Travis Wood’s turn on the second half rehabilitation tour. Edwin Jackson was decent-ish last night, but let’s hope Wood bests him.

Arismendy Alcantara keeps on startin’ – tonight he’s in Chase’s spacious center field.

Game Info

Chicago Cubs (40-55) at Arizona Diamondbacks (41-56), 7:10 CT on WGN.

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Starting Pitchers

Travis Wood (4.96 ERA, 4.29 FIP, 4.60 xFIP; 1.85 K/BB)


Wade Miley (4.18 ERA, 3.96 FIP, 3.31 xFIP; 3.11 K/BB)

Arizona Diamondbacks Lineup

1. Ender Inciarte, CF

2. Aaron Hill, 2B

3. Paul Goldschmidt, 1B

4. Mark Trumbo, LF

5. Miguel Montero, C

6. Martin Prado, 3B

7. Cody Ross, RF

8. Nick Ahmed, SS

9. Wade Miley, P

Chicago Cubs Lineup

1. Arismendy Alcantara, CF

2. Justin Ruggiano, RF

3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B

4. Starlin Castro, SS

5. Welington Castillo, C

6. Junior Lake, LF

7. Mike Olt, 3B

8. Darwin Barney, 2B

9. Travis Wood, P