*A win today would give the Cubs their second interleague sweep of the season (June 30-July2 at Boston).
*Javier Baez has homered in back-to-back games and has seven homers in his first 19 MLB games.
*The Cubs have homered in a season-high eight straight games.
*The Cubs bullpen has a 1.74 ERA in the team’s last 27 games and pitched 7.0 innings of shutout ball against the O’s yesterday.
*The Cubs are 12-10 in August.
*The Orioles lead the majors with 162 home runs.