The Astros and Cardinals look to pad their division leads; the Red Sox pitching staff looks to get on track and might not be that far off.
Jorge Soler is second in baseball with 38 strikeouts, but hit .304 in the Chicago Cubs' past six games.
Tristan H. Cockcroft and Derek Carty get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by giving advice and answering your questions, starting at 6:15 p.m. ET.
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The St. Louis Cardinals host the Chicago Cubs on Monday night with the teams in first and second place in the NL Central. It's the first time they have faced off while in first and second place this late in the season since Sept.
The Cubs have been struggling offensively, which is not good when headed to St. Louis, where the Cardinals' staff is pitching at a historic level.
The Cubs struggled to put runs on the board against the Brewers, but they're maintaining a positive approach.
Joe Maddon, who had several themed trips when he was manager of the Rays, puts together a hockey-themed trip.
Ramirez homers, drives in 3 to lead Brewers over Cubs 5-3
The Chicago Cubs could not corral the Milwaukee Brewers late in a 5-3 defeat Sunday at Wrigley Field.
Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura left Sunday's game against the Chicago Cubs after he was hit on the helmet by Pedro Strop's pitch in the eighth inning.
The Cubs have claimed right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro off waivers from the Boston Red Sox and designated left-handed pitcher Joseph Ortiz for assignment.
To make room on the 40-man roster, left-hander Joseph Ortiz was designated for assignment.