*The Cubs played their first game at Wrigley 98 years ago today and the Reds were the opponent. The Cubs won 7-6 in 11 innings.
*The Cubs are 19-25 in 44 games on Easter all-time.
*Anthony Rizzo (.414) and Emilio Bonifacio (.403) are two of only three National League qualifiers with OBPs above .400 this year.
*After scoring just nine times in the previous five games, the Cubs tied their season high with 8 runs yesterday.
*The Cubs are trying to win their first series of the season and first overall, since taking two of three at Cincinnati September 9-11 last year.