Intrasquad Lineups for Today

Once we have an update from the game today we will post a few things, in the meantime here are the lineups for today’s game via Carrie Muskat

LF Soriano

3B Stewart

SS Castro

1B LaHair

CF Byrd

RF DeJesus

C Lalli

2B Barney

DH DeWitt

* Randy Wells will start for the other team and here’s the lineup:

CF Jackson

RF Szczur

2B Baker

1B Rizzo

LF Johnson

3B Vitters

SS Lake

C Brenly

DH Campana

Soriano leading off, there have been rumblings about this, could he leadoff when the season opens?  For sure, it will be fun to see how this plays out during the Spring.


Let the Games Begin, Intrasquad Games

The Cubs don’t want to wait until March 4th, and their first Spring Training game against the Athletics, so they are starting early.  To finish off this week the Cubs will battle eachother in a set of intrasquad games.  The games will take place on Friday and Saturday leading up to Sunday’s spring training opener.  The intrasquad games with be open to the public (grandstand seating only) and will be free of charge.  After 12 days of drills, workouts, and bunt tournaments, I’m sure the players and coaches are just itching to get started, and see what they have in real game situations.

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