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Cubs Move Up Start Time vs. Pirates Thursday

The Cubs will take on the Pirates in their series finale on Thursday night



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    Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area. 

    (Published Thursday, April 11, 2019)

    The Chicago Cubs' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, originally scheduled to start at 7:05 p.m., has been moved up as inclement weather is expected in the Chicago area. 

    The team announced that the start time of the game has been moved up by half an hour to 6:35 p.m. 

    The game is the finale of a three-game series between the Cubs and Pirates. Jose Quintana will take the mound for the Cubs in the game, which will air on NBC Sports Chicago. 

    Note: An earlier version of this story said that Kyle Hendricks would make the start for the Cubs. That information has been corrected. 

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