Chicago Cubs Probable Pitchers & Starting Lineup vs. Houston Astros, May 15

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Probable Starting Pitchers

The Chicago Cubs are coming off a miserable weekend series against the Minnesota Twins where the team dropped two of three and was outscored 33-6. The task does not get easier for the Cubs as they begin a three-game series against the defending World Series Champions, the Houston Astros, on Monday night. Making the start for the Cubs on Monday against the Astros at Minute Maid Park will be veteran starting pitcher Jameson Taillon. Taillon has struggled to begin his Cubs' career as he has an ERA of 6.41 through his first 5 starts on the season.

Opposing Taillon and the Cubs on Monday for the Astros will be starting pitcher Framber Valdez. Valdez is off to an excellent start to the season as he has an ERA of 2.38 through 8 starts this season.

Chicago Cubs Starting Lineup

What Channel is the Chicago Cubs game on?

The Chicago Cubs can be watched locally via the Marquee Sports Network. Marquee does offer a channel finder in order for you to be able to locate the channel with your current Cable Provider.

How do I stream the Chicago Cubs game today?

Marquee Sports Network can be streamed online or through the Marquee Sports Network App on mobile devices. At this time, a cable subscription is required to be able to watch Marquee online or through their mobile app. Marquee Sports Network is also available via streaming through fuboTV and DIRECTV Stream.

How do I listen to the Chicago Cubs game on the radio today?

For the local radio call of the Chicago Cubs game, Pat Hughes and Ron Coomer will be in the radio booth for WSCR - AM | 670. The radio call of the Cubs game can also be listened to online through Audacy.

Chicago Cubs News and Notes

Prior to the game, the Cubs optioned starting pitcher Hayden Wesneski to Triple-A Iowa, placed relief pitcher Brad Boxberger on the 15-day IL, and transferred starting pitcher Adrian Sampson to the 60-day IL. Relief pitchers Jeremiah Estrada and Nick Burdi were recalled from Triple-A Iowa.

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