Scouting report: Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park

Updated 6/10/2018 5:47 PM





Pitching matchups:

The Cubs' Jose Quintana (6-4) vs. Junior Guerra (3-4) Monday at 7:10 p.m.; Tyler Chatwood (3-4) vs. Chase Anderson (4-5) Tuesday at 7:10 p.m.; Mike Montgomery (2-1) vs. Jhoulys Chacin (5-1) Wednesday at 1:10 p.m.

At a glance:

The Cubs (37-25) are 7-1 against the Brewers (39-26) this year, 3-1 at Miller Park. The two teams are fighting for the top spot in the NL Central. The Cubs entered Sunday leading the National League in ERA (3.15), and offensively, they ranked second in runs scored and first in walks, slugging percentage and on-base percentage. Quintana is 4-1 with an 0.63 ERA in 6 career starts against the Brewers. Milwaukee soon may get Eric Thames (thumb surgery) off the disabled list. The Brewers' Christian Yelich entered Sunday among the league leaders in batting average. Travis Shaw was among the home run leaders, and Lorenzo Cain had a .384 OBP.


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