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Probable Pitchers

San Diego Padres @ Chicago Cubs

, Wrigley Field
Andrew Cashner, RHP
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    Andrew Cashner, last 3 starts
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    Andrew Cashner, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Cashner kept the ball in the ballpark the last time out, which he didn't do the first time out against the Dodgers when Adrian Gonzalez got to him for three home runs. He allowed struck out nine in six innings against the D-backs the last time out.

Jon Lester, LHP
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    Jon Lester, last 3 starts
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    Jon Lester, regular season
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Lester is still looking for his first win with the Cubs. In his last outing, the Reds collected 10 hits and scored six runs over six innings. He's still getting on track after experiencing a tired arm in spring.

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Chicago Cubs @ Pittsburgh Pirates

, PNC Park
Jake Arrieta, RHP
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A.J. Burnett, RHP
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    A.J. Burnett, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Burnett allowed one run following two seventh-inning walks and lost to the Tigers as the Pirates were shut out in his return to PNC Park on Tuesday. Burnett has racked up 15 strikeouts and only three walks in 12 innings over his first two starts.

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Chicago Cubs @ Pittsburgh Pirates

, PNC Park
Travis Wood, LHP
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    Travis Wood, last 5 years vs. PIT
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Wood is coming off his first win, in which he threw seven scoreless innings, holding the Reds to three hits. The key was being able to locate his fastball. He's 5-7 with a 4.28 ERA in 14 games vs. the Pirates.

Francisco Liriano, LHP
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    Francisco Liriano, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Six times during 2014, Liriano pitched six-plus innings and allowed no more than two runs without a win, and that has been his fate in this season's first two starts. Has gone 2-6 at PNC Park since being 8-1 at home in '13.

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Chicago Cubs @ Pittsburgh Pirates

, PNC Park
To Be Announced

Vance Worley, RHP
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    Vance Worley, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Worley has won six of eight home decisions as a Pirate, with a 2.36 ERA in eights starts at PNC Park. As a team, current Cubs are batting .213 (10-for-47) against him, with Anthony Rizzo owning the only HR.

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Chicago Cubs @ Pittsburgh Pirates

, PNC Park
To Be Announced

Jeff Locke, LHP
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    Jeff Locke, last 3 starts
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    Jeff Locke, regular season
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    Jeff Locke, last 5 years vs. CHC
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Locke will be seeking to win a third consecutive start for the first time in his career following two straight victories over the Brewers. The lefty has gone 5-1 in his last 10 starts at home, with the club winning nine of those games.

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