Cubs Up Early on Brewers

David DeJesus lead the bottom of the 1st off with a double, and eventually scored on a Starlin Castro sac fly.  Ryan Dempster has wiggled off two jams already as he seems to be all over with his commend.  He has thrown 35 pitches through two innings.

After two innings, it’s 1-0 Cubs


April 9-12; vs. Brewers – Series Preview

Milwaukee Brewers Logo - Brewers scripted in blue and gold with blue ring

The Cubs begin divisional play tonight as they welcome they neighbors to the North the Milwaukee Brewers.  This will be Ryan Braun’s first visit to Wrigley Field after news of his positive steroid test became public, I’m sure the Wrigley faithful will remind him of that.  It also marks the return of Aramis Ramirez, not sure what to expect from him, there will either be a lot of Roger Dorn attempts in the field and ground balls that aren’t run out, or we will see Aramis circa 2003 as he will be motivated to prove to the Cubs that he isn’t done yet.

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March 14, 2012 – Cubs Lineup vs Brewers

Randy Wells will start today, Travis Wood, Lendy Castillo, Casey Coleman, and Trever Miller also are scheduled to pitch in the game at HoHoKam Park.  Here is how the Cubs will lineup behind Randy Wells.

Dejesus – RF
Byrd – CF
Castro – SS
Stewart – 3B
Baker – 2B
Soto – C
Johnson – LF
Rizzo – 1B
Wells – P

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George Cotugno