Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals face of the third of the four-game series on June 28th, 2017 7:00 PM EST in Nationals Park, Washington, D.C. FOX Sports will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
Cubs won the first game 5-4 while the Nationals captured the second game 1-6 last night.
Date and Time: June 28th, 2017 7:00 PM EST
Venue: Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.
TV: FOX Sports (US Regional)
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John Lackey takes the ball as the series continues against the Nationals on Wednesday night at Nationals Park. In his last two outings, he had quality starts and held a 4-4 record and 4.40 ERA.
Against NL East teams, Lackey is 0-3 in four starts with a 5.32 ERA this year.
Ian Happ will be playing on Wednesday. He has hit safely in 12 of his last 13 games. Before going hitless in Tuesday’s game, Happ was batting .340 (18-for-53), including five homers and 13 RBIs in that stretch.
With an exceptional play from Max Scherzer, the Nats posted a 6-1 victory in the second game, which pitted the past two Cy Young Award winners in the National League against each other. Stephen Strasburg will make start for Washington on Wednesday.
In his past three starts, he has not thrown more than six innings. He holds a 1.95 ERA in his four career starts against the Cubs.