How to Watch the Cubs vs. Pirates Game: Streaming & TV Channel Info for August 26
Seiya Suzuki and the Chicago Cubs take on Liover Peguero and the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on Saturday at 7:15 PM ET, in the third game of a four-game series.
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Cubs vs. Pirates Live Stream, TV Channel and Game Info:
- Date: Saturday, August 26, 2023
- Time: 7:15 PM ET
- TV Channel: FOX
- Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Venue: PNC Park
- Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!
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Cubs Batting & Pitching Performance
- The Cubs average 1.2 home runs per game to rank 14th in baseball with 155 total home runs.
- Chicago's .417 slugging percentage is 13th in baseball.
- The Cubs have the 11th-ranked batting average in the majors (.254).
- Chicago has the No. 5 offense in MLB play, scoring five runs per game (642 total runs).
- The Cubs are seventh in MLB with an on-base percentage of .329.
- The Cubs strike out 8.9 times per game, the No. 19 average in the majors.
- The pitching staff for Chicago has a collective 8.4 K/9, which ranks 22nd in MLB.
- Chicago has a 4.23 team ERA that ranks 16th across all MLB pitching staffs.
- The Cubs have the 17th-ranked WHIP in MLB (1.284).
Pirates Batting & Pitching Performance
- The Pirates' 126 home runs rank 26th in MLB this season.
- Pittsburgh is 26th in MLB with a slugging percentage of only .387 this season.
- The Pirates have a team batting average of just .235 this season, which ranks 27th among MLB teams.
- Pittsburgh ranks 24th in the majors with 540 total runs scored this season.
- The Pirates have an on-base percentage of .314 this season, which ranks 21st in the league.
- The Pirates rank 20th in strikeouts per game (8.8) among MLB offenses.
- Pittsburgh strikes out 8.8 batters per nine innings as a pitching staff, 15th in MLB.
- Pittsburgh has pitched to a 4.51 ERA this season, which ranks 20th in baseball.
- Pirates pitchers have a 1.395 WHIP this season, 22nd in the majors.
Cubs Probable Starting Pitcher
- Jordan Wicks starts for the first time this season for the Cubs.
- The southpaw is making his MLB debut. He's 23 years old.
Pirates Probable Starting Pitcher
- The Pirates will send out Colin Selby for his first start of the season.
- The right-hander will make his MLB debut at the age of 25.
|Date||Opponent||Score||Home/Away||Cubs Starter||Opponent Starter|
|8/21/2023||Tigers||W 7-6||Away||Javier Assad||Alex Faedo|
|8/22/2023||Tigers||L 8-6||Away||Drew Smyly||Reese Olson|
|8/23/2023||Tigers||W 6-4||Away||Jameson Taillon||Tarik Skubal|
|8/24/2023||Pirates||W 5-4||Away||Justin Steele||Rob Zastryzny|
|8/25/2023||Pirates||L 2-1||Away||Kyle Hendricks||Mitch Keller|
|8/26/2023||Pirates||-||Away||Jordan Wicks||Colin Selby|
|8/27/2023||Pirates||-||Away||Javier Assad||Bailey Falter|
|8/28/2023||Brewers||-||Home||Jameson Taillon||Wade Miley|
|8/29/2023||Brewers||-||Home||Justin Steele||Corbin Burnes|
|8/30/2023||Brewers||-||Home||Kyle Hendricks||Brandon Woodruff|
|9/1/2023||Reds||-||Away||Javier Assad||Brett Kennedy|
|Date||Opponent||Score||Home/Away||Pirates Starter||Opponent Starter|
|8/21/2023||Cardinals||W 11-1||Home||Thomas Hatch||Drew Rom|
|8/22/2023||Cardinals||W 6-3||Home||Johan Oviedo||Adam Wainwright|
|8/23/2023||Cardinals||L 6-4||Home||Luis Ortiz||Zack Thompson|
|8/24/2023||Cubs||L 5-4||Home||Rob Zastryzny||Justin Steele|
|8/25/2023||Cubs||W 2-1||Home||Mitch Keller||Kyle Hendricks|
|8/26/2023||Cubs||-||Home||Colin Selby||Jordan Wicks|
|8/27/2023||Cubs||-||Home||Bailey Falter||Javier Assad|
|8/29/2023||Royals||-||Away||Luis Ortiz||Cole Ragans|
|8/30/2023||Royals||-||Away||Mitch Keller||Brady Singer|
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