Cubs @ White Sox: Quintana vs Lopez (Game 153)

CHC (89-63): LHP José Quintana (13-10, 3.95)
CHW (60-92): RHP Reynaldo Lopez (6-9, 4.05)
First pitch: 3:10pmCST

Quintana gave up 2 ER in 5 innings and lost to the Reds on Sunday. Only Castillo (1-6) and Garcia (2-5) have faced him.

Lopez went 7 scoreless to win in Baltimore his last time out. Only Wilson (0-2) has faced him.

Lester and Giolito tomorrow at 6:10pmCST.

Go Cubs!

Cubs @ Diamondbacks: Hamels vs Ray (Game 152) 

CHC (89-62): LHP Cole Hamels (9-9, 3.67) 
AZ (78-74): LHP Robbie Ray (5-2, 4.14) 
First pitch: 8:40pmCST 

Hamels gave up 2 ER in 6.2 for a no-decision against the Reds on Friday. Overall, the D’backs are 15-75 (.200) against him. Souza is 1-3 with a HR.

Ray, who had a no-decision against the Cubs at Wrigley on July 25 (7 IP, 1 ER), gave up 2 ER in 5.1 innings in Houston for a no-decision his last time out. For their careers, these Cubs are 10-55 (.182) against him. Almora is 2-3.

Cubs @ Diamondbacks: Montgomery vs Andriese (Game 151) 

CHC (88-62): LHP Mike Montgomery (4-5, 3.87) 
AZ (78-73): RHP Matt Andriese (3-5, 4.76) 
First pitch: 8:40pmCST 

Montgomery gave up 2 ER in 4 innings for a no-decision in DC on Thursday. The D’backs are 7-41 (.171) against him. Goldschmidt is 1-3 with a HR.

Andriese, acquired by Arizona from Tampa Bay in July, will be making his fifth start of the year and the first with his new team. In 12 games for the D’backs, he’s 0-1 with a 7.31—so much for a change of scenery. Only Zobrist (0-1) has faced him.

Hamels and Ray tomorrow at the same time.

Cubs @ Diamondbacks: Hendricks vs Corbin (Game 150) 

CHC (87-62): RHP Kyle Hendricks (11-11, 3.71) 
AZ (78-72): LHP Patrick Corbin (11-5, 3.05) 
First pitch: 8:40pmCST 

Hendricks lost to Brewers on Wednesday (5 IP, 2 ER). He gave up 3 ER in 5 innings and lost to the Brewers at Wrigley on July 24. Overall, the D’backs are 14-61 against him. Souza is 2-2.

Corbin, who beat the Cubs on July 23 (7 IP, 1 ER), gave up 3 ER in 6.1 for a no-decision in Colorado his last time out. For their careers, these Cubs are 24-85 (.282). Happ is 3-7 with a HR.

Arizona is 4 games out of a Wild Card spot, unfortunately.

Reds @ Cubs: Castillo vs Quintana (Game 149) 

CIN (63-86): RHP Luis Castillo (9-12, 4.66) 
CHC (87-61): LHP José Quintana (13-9, 3.97) 
First pitch: 1:20pmCST 

Quintana beat the Brewers (6.2 IP, 0 ER) on Tuesday. He’s 2-1 with a 3.18 in three starts against the Reds this season. Overall, they are 27-96 (.281) against him. Votto is 4-11.

Castillo held the Dodgers to 1 ER in 6.1 innings for the win his last time out. He’s 1-1 with a 6.00 in four starts against the Cubs this season. For their careers, these Cubs are 25-92 (.272) against him. Happ is 4-4.

Reds @ Cubs: Reed vs Lester (Game 148) 

CIN (63-85): LHP Cody Reed (0-2, 5.08) 
CHC (86-61): LHP Jon Lester (15-6, 3.57) 
First pitch: 3:05pmCST 

Lester gave up 3 ER in 5.2 innings and lost to the Brewers on Monday. He’s 1-0 with a 3.65 in two starts against the Reds this season. Overall, they are 45-162 (.278) against him. Hamilton is 8-28 with 2 HR.

Reed, who has spent time in the bullpen, on the DL, and in AAA will be making his fifth start of the season. For their careers, these Cubs are 19-50 (.380) against him. Contreras is 4-7 with 2 HR.

Quintana and Castillo tomorrow at 1:20pmCST.

Reds @ Cubs: Harvey vs Hamels (Game 147) 

CIN (63-84): RHP Matt Harvey (7-8, 4.87) 
CHC (85-61): LHP Cole Hamels (9-9, 3.71) 
First pitch: 7:05pmCST 

Hamels gave up 3 ER in 5.2 innings for a no-decision in DC on Saturday. He had a complete game victory against the Reds on August 23. Overall, they are 18-85 (.212) against him. 

Harvey beat the Padres (6 IP, 2 ER) his last time out. He’s 1-0 with a 2.65 in three starts against the Cubs this season. For their careers, these Cubs are 38-12- (.317) against him. Murphy is 5-13 with 2 HR.

Lester and Reed tomorrow at 3:05pmCST.

Go Cubs! 
 

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