#Cubs Hendricks opens series vs Brewers
Kyle Hendricks opens the Cubs’ nine-game road trip Tuesday night in Milwaukee, facing the Brewers at Miller Park. Here’s the lineup:
NOTES: Ben Zobrist is slashing .432/.526/.750 with four home runs, 18 RBI and 5 Ks in his last 13 games. … Jason Heyward is batting .357 (10-28 AB) with five runs scored during his seven-game hit streak. He has yet to hit his first home run with the Cubs. … Addison Russell has reached base safely in 18 straight games, posting a .438 OBP with 19 RBI over that span. … Anthony Rizzo is slashing .376/.468/.753 (35-93 AB) with eight home runs and 27 RBI over his last 25 games against the Brewers.
*In case you missed it, here are the pitching matchups vs. the Brewers:
Tuesday: RHP Kyle Hendricks (2-2, 3.03) vs. RHP Chase Anderson (1-5, 6.11)
Wednesday: RHP John Lackey (4-2, 3.54) vs. RHP Jimmy Nelson (4-3, 3.51)
Thursday: RHP Jason Hammel (5-0, 1.77) vs. RHP Junior Guerra (2-0, 4.00)