Game one of the two game series between the Cubs and Yankees that was scheduled for Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium has been rained out. Tuesday’s game will be made up as part of a day-night, separate admission doubleheader on Wednesday.
The first game of the doubleheader will start at 12:00pm CDT and will carried on Comcast SportsNet. Jason Hammel and Masahiro Tanaka are scheduled to start game one with Travis Wood and Michael Pineda facing off in the night cap. The second game is scheduled for a 6:05pm CDT first pitch with WGN TV providing the pictures.
The Cubs have not said if they will try to add a pitcher prior to Wednesday’s doubleheader. Teams can now carry a 26-man roster for doubleheaders if enough notice is given.
Updates will be provided as additional information is released.