NLDS Game 3 Preview

Tonight’s lineup for the game is:

  1. Fowler CF
  2. Soler RF
  3. Bryant 3B
  4. Rizzo 1B
  5. Castro 2B
  6. Schwarber LF
  7. Russell SS
  8. Montero C
  9. Arrieta P

The big story here is will Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo break out of their slump.

Kris Bryant is 3 for 10 against Michael Wacha with 1 home run and 3 RBIs. He has also had 1 walk and 3 strikeouts. Luckily in the game failing 7 times out of 10 is great. Some success against Wacha and playing at Wrigley should help Bryant get out of his slump.

Anthony Rizzo has great success against Wacha hitting .455 with 2 home runs and 4 RBIs. he also has 1 walk and 2 strikeouts. You can also expect Rizzo to break out of his slump today against Wacha. \

Jake Arrieta is 2-1 with a 2.42 ERA in 26 innings against the Cardinals. Cardinals’ hitters have a .229 batting average.

Michael Wacha is 1-2 with a 6.86 ERA in 21 innings against the Cubs. Cubs’ hitters are hitting an impressive .301 against Wacha.

Cardinals vs Cubs tonight at 5:07 PM CT.

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