Cubs Vs. Padres Preview: Chicago Aims To Even Series On Tuesday

The Chicago Cubs (43-64) take on the San Diego Padres (47-64) looking to rebound from Monday's shutout loss.

SP Brooks Raley makes his major league debut after splitting his 2012 season with the Cubs' Double-A and Triple-A affiliates. Raley, 24, sported 3.62 ERA and 3.76 FIP through 82 innings at Triple-A.

He will be opposed by veteran SP Ross Ohlendorf, who makes his seventh start of the season. Ohlendorf, who turns 30 on Wednesday, has a 6.27 ERA and 4.58 FIP through 37 and 1/3 innings.

Game Time: 9:05 p.m. CDT, Monday, Aug. 7

Broadcast: CSC (TV), WGN Radio (radio)

Location: Petco Park, San Diego, CA


Current Series

Padres lead the series 1-0

Mon 08/06 WP: Eric Stults (2 - 2)
SV: Huston Street
LP: Travis Wood (4 - 8)
0 - 2 loss

Chicago Cubs
@ San Diego Padres

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2012, 9:05 PM CDT
Petco Park

Brooks Raley vs Ross Ohlendorf

Clear. Winds blowing from left to right field at 5-10 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 75.

Brooks Raley Starting Tuesday For Cubs; Matt Garza To DL

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Wed 08/08 5:35 PM CDT

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Chicago. For more in-depth coverage of this series, visit Cubs blog Bleed Cubbie Blue and Padres blog Gaslamp Ball. For more news and notes from around baseball, visit Baseball Nation and MLB Daily Dish.

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