Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds face off in the first of the three-game series tonight. The game tips off at 7:00 PM EST in Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, Ohio. Fox Sports will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the series encounter, the Cubs pulled off a three-game series sweep over the Reds in Chicago.
Date and Time: June 30th, 2017 7:00 PM EST
Venue: Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
TV: Fox Sports (US Regional)
The Cubs are coming off a 5-4 win over the Nationals Thursday night, they lost first two games of the three-game series.
Mike Montgomery will take the ball for his fifth start on Friday for the Cubs in the series opener against the Reds. In his last outing, the left-hander allowed three unearned runs in the first inning but was scoreless in next five innings in a loss to the Marlins.
The Cubs is doubtful of the reigning NL Most Valuable Player- Kris Bryant in the series against the Reds. Bryant suffered a right ankle injury Wednesday.
So far the Cubs are 5-1 against the Reds this year.
After winning the two games of the three-game series against the Brewers, the Reds suffered a massive 11-3 loss Thursday at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati will send Scott Feldman as they continue their homestand with a three-game series against the Cubs, starting on Friday. In his five June starts, Feldman holds a 3.68 ERA.
Zack Cozart, who had a right quad strain is hopeful of making his return from the disabled list on Friday.