Chicago Cubs announce lineup for World Series Game 1

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Javier Baez #9 of the Chicago Cubs is congratulated by Kyle Schwarber #12 of the Chicago Cubs after hitting a three-run home run in the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during game four of the National League Division Series at Wrigley Field on October 13, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Chicago Cubs have announced their starting lineup for Game 1 of the World Series against the Cleveland Indians.

Kyle Schwarber is batting 5th in the lineup as a DH, or designated hitter, for pitcher Jon Lester.

Another lineup surprise is that Chris Coghlan is slated to play right field.

Here is is, your World Series Game 1 lineup for the Chicago Cubs:

  1. Dexter Fowler, CF
  2. Kris Bryant, 3B
  3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B
  4. Ben Zobrist, LF
  5. Kyle Schwarber, DH
  6. Javy Baez, 2B
  7. Chris Coghlan, RF
  8. Addison Russell, SS
  9. David Ross, C

Game starts at 7 p.m. on Fox.