#Cubs and Lackey face Pirates

John Lackey starts Tuesday night for the Cubs in Game 2 of their four-game series against the Pirates at PNC Park. This will be Lackey’s last regular season start. Kris Bryant, Jason Heyward and Addison Russell get the night off. Here’s the lineup:

Fowler CF

Coghlan RF

Rizzo 1B

Zobrist LF

Montero C

La Stella 3B

Baez SS

Kawasaki 2B

Lackey P

The Cubs won their 100th game of the season on Monday with a 12-2 victory over the Pirates. They’ve reached 100 regular season wins six times in franchise history dating to 1876, and first time since going 100-54 in 1935.

On Monday, Bryant picked up his 100th and 101st RBI of the season, hitting a two-run homer, his 39th. Bryant has the most homers by a Cubs player since Derrek Lee hit 46 in 2005.

Kyle Hendricks got the win on Monday, and now has a 1.99 ERA, tops in the Major Leagues.


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