#Cubs Lackey vs Phillies in finale
John Lackey closes the Cubs’ series against the Phillies on Sunday at Wrigley Field. Here’s the lineup:
Lackey is coming off a no decision vs. the Cardinals in which he gave up three runs over seven innings. He is 3-4 with a 3.13 ERA in seven career starts vs. the Phillies.
Ben Zobrist has reached safely in his last 33 starts, and is riding a 14-game hitting streak. He’s batting .444 during that streak.
Kris Bryant is tied with Yoenis Cespedes for second in the NL in RBI with 36.
Looking ahead, here are the pitching matchups vs. the Dodgers:
Monday: RHP Jason Hammel (6-1, 2.17) vs. LHP Alex Wood (1-3, 4.03)
Tuesday: RHP Jake Arrieta (9-0, 1.72) vs. LHP Scott Kazmir (4-3, 4.84)
Wednesday: LHP Jon Lester (5-3, 2.48) vs. RHP Mike Bolsinger (1-1, 4.50)
Thursday: RHP Kyle Hendricks (3-4, 2.93) vs. RHP Kenta Maeda (4-3, 3.00)