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Braves Vs. Cubs Preview: North Siders Go For Third Straight Win

After defeating the Atlanta Braves 5-1 at Wrigley Field on Monday night, the Chicago Cubs have now won three of their last four games. On Tuesday, Cubs baseball will be again be under those rare home lights when Ryan Dempster takes the mound against 22-year old Atlanta starter Randall Delgado.

Demster, who turned 35 years old last week, has been excellent for the North Siders this season, but has little to show for it. Dempster enters Tuesday's game 0-1 but with a sparkling 0.95 ERA and 0.81 WHIP.

Delgado is 2-3 with a 5.14 ERA and 1.46 WHIP.

Game Date & Time: Tuesday, May 8, 7:05 p.m. CT

Location: Wrigley Field; Chicago, IL


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