#Cubs and Hendricks face Padres
Kyle Hendricks will close the Cubs’ series in San Diego on Wednesday. Anthony Rizzo gets a day off. Here’s the lineup:
Cubs starting pitchers are 14-1 with a 1.78 ERA (27 ER/136 2/3 IP) in 21 games in August, totaling 16 quality starts.
Cubs batting since the All-Star break: Bryant .331; Szczur .316; Rizzo .295; Soler .286; Russell .283; Baez, .280, Zobrist .280.
The Dodgers have yet to announce their rotation for the Cubs series. Here are the Cubs starters:
Fri: LHP Mike Montgomery (1-1, 2.77) vs. TBD
Sat: RHP Jason Hammel (13-6, 3.07) vs. TBD
Sun: LHP Jon Lester (14-4, 2.81) vs. TBD