Cubs-Dodgers NLCS Game 3 lineups: Jason Heyward moves to bench

LOS ANGELES -- With the series knotted at one game apiece, the NLCS between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers shifts to Dodger Stadium for Games 3-5. For Game 3, let's quickly check in on the weather, shall we?

Looks like a good day for baseball, no? Matt Snyder

Yeah, it's 90 with no clouds in the sky and basically no wind. As the song goes, I love L.A.

As for the lineups, let's grab a look.

Visiting Cubs

1. Dexter Fowler , CF
2. Kris Bryant , 3B
3. Ben Zobrist , LF
4. Anthony Rizzo , 1B
5. Javier Baez , 2B
6. Jorge Soler , RF
7. Addison Russell , SS
8. Miguel Montero , C
9. Jake Arrieta , RHP

There are definitely some substantive changes here. With a lefty on the hill, manager Joe Maddon has benched Jason Heyward in favor of Soler while he's flipped Zobrist and Rizzo, moved Baez up to the five-hole and moved Russell from five to seven. Rizzo and Russell in particular have struggled this postseason.

Home Dodgers

1. Chase Utley , 2B
2. Corey Seager , SS
3. Justin Turner , 3B
4. Adrian Gonzalez , 1B
5. Josh Reddick , RF
6. Joc Pederson , CF
7. Yasmani Grandal , C
8. Andrew Toles , LF
9. Rich Hill , LHP

Exactly what you'd expect from Dave Roberts against a right-hander.

Game 3 is scheduled for 8:08 p.m. ET, which, of course, is 5:08 local time here in SoCal.

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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