Cubs Announce Schedule Change to Wednesday's Game

The Chicago Cubs have announced a schedule change to Wednesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays.
The Chicago Cubs have announced a schedule change to Wednesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays. / David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago Cubs will look to earn a series win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night after a scheduling change was announced by the team. A first pitch that was originally set for 6:40 p.m. CT will now go on at 5:30 p.m. CT due to the threat of inclement weather later in the evening.

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Fans looking to attend the game can enter Wrigley Field when gates open at 4:30 p.m. CT. The Cubs defeated the Rays by a score of 4-2 on Monday before falling by a score of 6-5 on Tuesday. Manager David Ross' squad currently sits third in the National League Central division with a 6-5 record.

Starting pitcher Marcus Stroman is set to take the mound opposite of Rays' starter Drew Rasmussen. Stroman heads into this game sporting an 0-1 record and 6.00 ERA. He has struck out 7 batters through 2 starts (9.0 innings pitched) and will look to right the ship with a quality outing against TB.

MLB odds on FanDuel Sportsbook have this game lined up as a true toss up, with both teams sporting -108 odds on the moneyline. The total is set at 9 runs, with -108 odds on the over and -112 odds on the under. Bettors looking to get in on the action can also target player props or parlays.

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