Pregame Notes: Cubs look for fifth straight win against Rockies


Feb 19, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher

Travis Wood

(37) throws during a workout at Cubs Park. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago Cubs (6-6) will look to pick up their fifth straight win this afternoon as they square off against the Colorado Rockies (6-7) at Cubs Park. First pitch is slated for 3:05 p.m. CT.

Left-hander Travis Wood (0-0, 0.00 ERA) will make his second start of the year. His first time out, he pitched three scoreless frames, notching three punchouts. The Rockies will counter with Jorge De La Rosa (1-0, 9.64 ERA).

Here are today’s starting lineups:

First, for the visiting Colorado Rockies.

And for your Chicago Cubs.