The Cardinals open a 3-game series in Chicago Monday night against the Cubs. 

Game times at Wrigley Field:

Monday - 7:05 pm

Tuesday - 7:05 pm

Wednesday - 1:20 pm

 

Pitching match-ups:

Mon - Jaime Garcia (4-6) STL vs. John Lackey (7-2) CHI

Tue - Adam Wainwright (5-4) STL vs. Jason Hammel (7-2) CHI

Wed - Michael Wacha (2-7) STL vs. Jake Arrieta (11-1) CHI

 

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The first-place Cubs lead the second-place Cardinals by 12-and-a-half games in the N.L. Central Division.  

Cards (35-33) - Lost 5 in a row -- 25-8 @ home 

Cubs (47-20) - Won 3 in a row -- 20-12 on road

 

* The Cardinals are opening an 8-game roadtrip Monday night in Chicago....with 3 games against the Cubs followed by 3 games in Seattle, and 2 games in Kansas City.