As of this writing, the Cubs are receiving 51% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks to beat the Brewers today on the money line. The 26-year old right-fielder had a very quiet 2017 season, hitting only 11 homers with 35 RBI's in 108 games.
Brewers starter Zach Davis struck out six and allowed only one run in six innings of work.
CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez and Cubs mascot Clark had some fun with the snow early Monday, having a snowball fight at "Gallagher Way", the newly renamed plaza outside Wrigley Field.
A short time later, it was announced that the game was canceled and moved to Tuesday. After leading the National League with 115 errors last season, manager Craig Counsell noted this offseason that he thought his club had made strides defensively.
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Broncos head coach Darcy Haugan, who lived in Humboldt but was from Peace River, Alta., was among those killed in the crash. He was always there for every one of his players, always fought for every one of his players, always had their backs.
Barnes (0-1), who was filling in for injured closer Corey Knebel, was charged with four runs, two earned.
Chase Anderson was the hard-luck loser for Milwaukee after he allowed just two runs over six innings.
The Cubs' new-look bullpen has shined so far.
Arizona opened the season with three straight series wins for the first time, and its 7-2 start matched the franchise best accomplished four previous times.
Dodger fans (of course) got into it on Opening Day and you know there would've been at least one if Detroit's Opening Day didn't get canceled.
Expected cold temperatures Monday in Chicago could reek havoc on Rizzo's back stiffness, but temperatures are expected to rise throughout the week. The Brewers will be without their own star in Christian Yelich, who probably won't return from his oblique injury until Monday.