Wood returns to face Sheets

Buster Olney takes a look at Wednesday's top matchups and the good, the bad, and the ugly from Tuesday.

Originally Published: June 29, 2005
By Buster Olney | ESPN The Magazine



• 2:20 p.m. ET: The Best Pitching Matchup of the Day will be in Chicago, where the Cubs will see another frontline starter return to the rotation: Kerry Wood takes the mound, against the Brewers' Ben Sheets. Milwaukee's ace has a tendency to give up some long bombs, and folks out on Waveland Avenue might want to have their gloves prepped when Derrek Lee comes to bat: He has five career homers in 31 at-bats against Sheets, which makes him The Most Likely Guy To ...

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