Cubs vs. Pirates: Lineups, TV info, Game thread
|Thursday, September 3, 2020, 10:37 AM- -|
The Cubs will go for another 'W' against the Bucs this afternoon.
When and Where: The Cubs (22-14) will take on the Pittsburgh Pirates (10-24) at PNC Park on Thursday at 12:35 PM CT.
Television info: The game will be on Marquee Sports Network and ATT SportsNet Pittsburgh.
Radio info: Game can be heard on 670 The Score and KDKA-FM 93.7
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Lineup notes: Kris Bryant is back in the lineup after being held out last game to ease him back into action.
Pitching matchup: The Cubs will have righty Alec Mills (3-2, 5.23 ERA) on the mound against righty JT Brubaker (0-0, 4.50 ERA).
This will be the first time that Mills has faced the Bucs this season.
"That was the first time in my career that we've had a deadline where I've lost a really close friend." -Ian Happ on the trade of Zack Short— Dan Bernstein Show (@Bernstein670) September 3, 2020
Alec Mills closes #Cubs series today vs Pirates.— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) September 3, 2020
Pitching vs STL:
Fri: Darvish (6-1, 1.47 ERA) vs Flaherty (2-0, 1.93 ERA)
Sat Game 1: TBD vs Wainwright (3-0, 2.65)
Sat Game 2: TBD vs TBD
Sun: Lester (2-1, 5.11) vs Hudson (1-2, 2.77)
Mon: Hendricks (4-4, 3.78) vs Kim (2-0, 0.83)