The Cubs looked like a playoff team entering the 2021 season, but instead they dealt Anthony Rizzo, Javier Baez and Kris Bryant ahead of the MLB trade deadline and began a rebuild.
Chicago will welcome the Twins to Wrigley Field Tuesday night as the teams start a two-game series.
How to Watch Twins vs. Cubs:
Game Date: Sept. 21, 2021
Game Time: 7:40 p.m. ET
TV Channel: Marquee Sports Network
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In their last series, the Cubs lost two out of three games on the road against the Brewers. That dropped their record to 67-83.
On the other side of the diamond, the Twins are coming off of a three-game series against the Blue Jays. They also took one out of three games in that series.
While neither the Cubs and Twins will make the playoffs this season, both teams are developing young talent and are expected to be aggressive in the offseason.
Chicago will start Alec Mills (6-6, 4.50 ERA) in tonight's matchup. As for the Twins, Griffin Jax (3-4, 6.65 ERA) will get the nod for the series opener.
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