#Cubs lineup: Arrieta vs D-backs
What will Jake Arrieta do for an encore after throwing a no-hitter? He’ll start Saturday in the Cubs’ second game vs. the D-backs at Wrigley Field. Here’s the lineup:
*Arrieta is vying to become the first Cubs pitcher with 18 wins since Carlos Zambrano went 18-13 in 2007.
*The Cubs have won 15 of their last 19 home games and now are 41-28 at home, tying the number of home wins from last season (41-40)
*Kris Bryant has 85 RBI, one shy of the Cubs rookie record shared by Billy Williams and Geovany Soto.
*Cubs batters have 12 multi-homer games this season, tied for the most since 15 in 2005
*Cubs rookies have combined to hit 55 home runs, second highest total by the team’s rookie class. In 1966, rookies Randy Hundley (19), Byron Browne (16), Adolfo Phillips (16), John Boccabella (6) and Fergie Jenkins (1) combined for 58