#Cubs and Hendricks face Pirates
Kyle Hendricks takes the mound Tuesday in the Cubs’ second game of a three-game set against the Pirates at Wrigley Field. Hendricks leads the Majors with his 2.19 ERA. He has not given up more than three earned runs since May 17. That’s a streak of 17 consecutive starts allowing three-or-fewer earned runs. It’s the second-longest streak by a Cubs pitcher over the last 20 years (Arrieta, 29 straight).
Here’s the lineup: