April 8: Cardinals @ Cubs

Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com

wpid-img_20150408_103610720.jpgRecords: Cardinals (1-0), Cubs (0-1)

First pitch: 1:20 pm CT

TV/Radio: Fox Sports Midwest, 1120 KMOX

Cardinals lineup: Matt Carpenter (3B), Jason Heyward (RF), Matt Holliday (LF), Matt Adams (1B), Jhonny Peralta (SS), Jon Jay (CF), Yadier Molina (C), Kolten Wong (2B), Lance Lynn (RHP)

Cubs lineup: Dexter Fowler (CF), Jorge Soler (RF), Anthony Rizzo (1B), Starlin Castro (SS), Chris Coghlan (LF), Miguel Montero (C), Arismendy Alcantara (2B), Jake Arrieta (RHP), Tommy La Stella (2B)

Transactions: None

Reading Material:

  • No makeup date set for Tuesday’s postponed game (link)
  • With the rotation order staying as is, Adam Wainwright now draws the home opener assignment (link)
  • Trevor Rosenthal sees early positive returns pitching exclusively out of the stretch (link)
  • Cardinals taking a wait-and-see approach regarding playing time for Randal Grichuk (link)
  • Wednesday’s game preview (link)

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