Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs, 4-9

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The Chicago Cubs' home opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates has been postponed a day because of snow.

The Cubs' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates was scheduled to begin at 1:20 p.m. Monday, but the team is now hoping to start at 2:20 p.m.

The Cubs have pitched well overall, and their team ERA of 2.59 is second in the National League to the New York Mets' mark of 2.40. Snow should taper off by late morning. It was Milwaukee's third loss in its last four games. The Friendly Confines will always win out over any other venue - even if the climate control of the dome would have come in handy on Monday. "Everything I'm hearing from him and the trainers is that he's doing. better, so I don't think we're far off", he said. Unfortunately, they fell flat on their faces by losing three of their four games against the Chicago Cubs and going 2-5 on their homestand.

The Bridge Capital Pirates' Deandre Cruz waits for the pitch from the Cubs during their game in the Majors division of the 2018 Saipan Little League Baseball last Saturday at the Miguel "Tan Ge" Basa Pangelinan Ballfield.

Nine games into the season, Maddon isn't ready to take any chances.

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Giancarlo Stanton and J.D. Martinez get their first swings in the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry when aces Luis Severino and Chris Sale start at Fenway Park in the opener of 19 games between the AL East powers.

Jesus Aguilar could also get more time at first base, too, with starter Eric Thames able to play the outfield. The Cubs won last year's seasons series 10-9.

"It's feels like it's been a long time since Spring Training, we've been on the road for a while", said the utility player, who will take part in his third home opener in Chicago.

The Cubs totaled eight hits and seven BB with Kris Bryant 3-3 with a solo homer while Ian Happ knocked in two followed Ben Zobrist with an RBI and run. "Looking forward to the opening day tomorrow".

Especially the guys taking the field.

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