Pre-Gamin’: Reds at Cubs (Rain Delayed to 7:35 CT or So) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Tonight is the Cubs final game against the Reds this season. And if the Reds don’t find a way to sneak into the playoffs, as was expected at the outset of the year, it could be their last game against each other until 2021 (that is assuming, of course, the Earth is still here a year from now…).

Adbert Alzolay is taking the mound for Chicago and Sonny Gray gets on the bump for the Reds. The pitching matchup favors Cincinnati, and Chicago is playing without starting Jason Kipnis or Kyle Schwarber, but the Cubs still must find a way to come out on top – maybe even get one of those former MVPs to start hitting again. I don’t know. Just an idea.

Go Cubs.

Game Info

Cincinnati Reds (19-24) at Chicago Cubs (25-19) – Thursday, September 10th at 7:35 CT on MARQ, 670 The Score

Starting Pitchers

Reds: Sonny Gray (R)

versus

Cubs: Adbert Alzolay (R)

Chicago Cubs (Discussion Here):

1. Ian Happ, CF
2. Kris Bryant, 3B
3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B
4. Javy Baez, SS
5. Willson Contreras, C
6. Jason Heyward, RF
7. Cameron Maybin, LF
8. David Bote, DH
9. Nico Hoerner, 2B

Cincinnati Reds

1. Joey Votto, 1B
2. Nick Castellanos, RF
3. Jesse Winker, DH
4. Eugenio Suarez, 3B
5. Mike Moustakas, 2B
6. Shogo Akitama, LF
7. Tyler Stephenson, C
8. Brian Goodwin, CF
9. Jose Garcia, SS

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