Chicago Cubs announce lineup for World Series Game 1
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:
- Dexter Fowler, CF
- Kris Bryant, 3B
- Anthony Rizzo, 1B
- Ben Zobrist, LF
- Kyle Schwarber, DH
- Javy Baez, 2B
- Chris Coghlan, RF
- Addison Russell, SS
- David Ross, C
Game starts at 7 p.m. on Fox.