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Probable Pitchers

Pittsburgh Pirates @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Ryan Vogelsong, RHP
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    Ryan Vogelsong, last 3 starts
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    Ryan Vogelsong, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Vogelsong has performed well since returning after missing over two months due to facial fractures, posting a 2.48 ERA in five starts. The veteran limited the Brewers to two runs over 5 1/3 innings his last time out.

Jason Hammel, RHP
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    Jason Hammel, last 3 starts
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Hammel wasn't happy after his last outing, when he was pulled after throwing 39 pitches over 2 1/3 innings vs. the Dodgers. He met with manager Joe Maddon after the game. It will be good to be back at Wrigley, where Hammel is 8-1 with a 1.79 ERA.

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San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Jeff Samardzija, RHP
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    Jeff Samardzija, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Samardzija is 2-1 with a 1.75 ERA in his last four starts with two shutouts -- the most recent coming when he tossed seven scoreless innings against the Braves on Friday. The righty pitched for the Cubs from 2008-14.

Mike Montgomery, LHP
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Montgomery will make his third start with the Cubs. In his last outing, he threw a season-high 91 pitches and gave up three runs over five innings against the Dodgers. The lefty did walk four, and would like to cut down on that.

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San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
To Be Announced

Jon Lester, LHP
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Lester gave up three hits and struck out six over six scoreless innings against the Dodgers in his last outing. Since the All-Star break, he is 5-0 in eight starts with a 2.01 ERA and has held the opposition to a .195 average.

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San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
To Be Announced

Jake Arrieta, RHP
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    Jake Arrieta, last 5 years vs. SF
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Arrieta did not get a decision in his last start, but did give up six earned runs, which matched his season high. The right-hander beat the Giants on May 20, giving up one run over seven innings. He's 6-3 with a 2.68 ERA in 13 starts at Wrigley.

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San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
To Be Announced

To Be Announced

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