The Chicago Cubs (0-1) hit the field again on Monday, sending RHP Ryan Dempster to the mound to start. Dempster had a rough ERA in 2011 (4.80), but advanced statistics suggest he had another solid season (3.91 FIP, 3.79 SIERA). Because it is still early in the season, Dempster will likely only pitch an inning or two.
Here's a look at today's starting lineup:
As with Dempster, the starting lineup will likely only stay in for a few at bats as the team looks to get playing time for its prospects.
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