#Cubs and Lester face Brewers
Jon Lester starts Wednesday night in Game 3 of the Cubs’ series against the Brewers at Wrigley Field. The Cubs have won Lester’s last five starts, in which he is 3-0, 2.64 ERA. In his last start, he gave up two runs over six innings against the Cardinals.
Milwaukee starter Jimmy Nelson is making his fourth start against the Cubs this season. He went 0-2, 1.53 ERA in his first three.
Here’s the lineup:
The Cubs have won 16 of their last 19 games, and 22 of 30 since the All-Star break. The rotation has a 2.09 ERA since the break. The next-best starting rotation has been the Rays’, which has a 2.96 ERA since the break.