Pre-Gamin': Marlins at Cubs (6:35 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

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Pre-Gamin’: Marlins at Cubs (6:35 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Chicago Cubs

The Cubs got things back on track with a walk-off home run from Kris Bryant last night, and have a chance to guarantee a series split this evening. And that’s good news, because today has been a rough day, news-wise.

Fortunately, the Cubs have Kyle Hendricks on the mound this evening, and he’s coming off an 81-pitch complete game shutout of the St. Louis Cardinals. He also missed the Marlins the last time around, so they shouldn’t be too familiar with his offerings/plan.

Standing opposite Hendricks tonight is Jose Urena, whom the Cubs last faced on May 8th, 2018 (5.1 IP, 7H, 3ER, 0BB, 6Ks) and Opening Day, 2018 (4.0 IP, 6H, 5ER, 4BB, 2Ks). Clearly they’ve gotten to him before, let’s see if they can do it again.

And before the rain! Go Cubs.

Game Info

Chicago Cubs (20-13) vs. Miami Marlins (10-25) – Wednesday, May 8th at 6:35 CT on WGN, 670 The Score

Starting Pitchers

Marlins: Jose Urena (R)


Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (R)

Chicago Cubs:

  1. Jason Heyward, CF
  2. Kris Bryant, RF
  3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B
  4. Javy Baez, SS
  5. Willson Contreras, C
  6. David Bote, 3B
  7. Kyle Schwarber, LF
  8. Addison Russell, 2B
  9. Kyle Hendricks, P

Miami Marlins

  1. Curtis Granderson, LF
  2. Brian Anderson, 3B
  3. Neil Walker, 1B
  4. Jorge Alfaro, C
  5. Starlin Castro, 2B
  6. Miguel Rojas, SS
  7. Peter O’Brien, RF
  8. Rosell Herrera, CF
  9. Jose Urena, P

Author: Michael Cerami

Michael Cerami covers the Chicago Cubs, Bears, and Bulls at Bleacher Nation. You can find him on Twitter @Michael_Cerami