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Chicago Cubs Set National League Championship Series Roster

The Chicago Cubs are hoping to defend their historic title, and only the Los Angeles Dodgers stand between them and a return trip to the World Series. 

The team released its 25-man roster for the National League Championship Series on Saturday. Here's a look at who's on it:

PITCHERS (11)

6 - Carl Edwards Jr., RHP

28 - Kyle Hendricks, RHP

32 - Brian Duensing, LHP

34 - Jon Lester, LHP

38 - Mike Montgomery, LHP

41 - John Lackey, RHP

46 - Pedro Strop, RHP

49 - Jake Arrieta, RHP

56 - Hector Rondon, RHP

62 - José Quintana, LHP

71 - Wade Davis, RHP 

CATCHERS (2) 

13 - Alex Avila 

40 - Willson Contreras

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INFIELDERS (7)

2 - Tommy La Stella

8 - Ian Happ

9 - Javier Baez 

17 - Kris Bryant 

18 - Ben Zobrist 

44 - Anthony Rizzo 

27 - Addison Russell 

OUTFIELDERS (5) 

5 - Albert Almora Jr. 

12 - Kyle Schwarber 

22 - Jason Heyward 

30 - Jon Jay 

24 - Leonys Martin 

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