#Cubs and Lackey face Mets
John Lackey gets the start Thursday night when the Cubs face the Mets in the first of a four-game series. Here’s the lineup:
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Jason Heyward is not starting for the second straight game. He’s batting .238 vs. left-handed pitchers.
Anthony Rizzo is batting .444 (16-36 AB) with four doubles, four homers, and nine RBI during his current 10-game hitting streak.
Over his last 21 games, Kris Bryant is slashing .295/.406/.705 with eight homers, 18 RBI, and 21 runs scored.