How to Watch Houston Astros vs. Chicago Cubs: Channel, Live Stream, Game Time – April 25

On Thursday, Justin Verlander will be on the hill when the Houston Astros (7-18) visit the Chicago Cubs (15-9), who will counter with Javier Assad. First pitch is at 2:20 PM ET.

Details on how to watch Houston’s game against Chicago can be found in the article below.

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Astros vs. Cubs TV Channel and Live Stream

  • Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
  • Time: 2:20 PM ET
  • TV: SCHN
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Venue: Wrigley Field

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Probable Pitchers

Justin Verlander (HOU) Pitcher Javier Assad (CHC)
1 – 0 W/L 2 – 0
6 IP 21.1
3.00 ERA 2.11
0.667 WHIP 1.031
6 K/9 8.9
0 BB/9 3.4

Astros vs. Cubs Top Hitters


  • Kyle Tucker is batting .281 with seven doubles, five home runs and 17 walks.
  • Jose Altuve’s 36 hits, .412 OBP and .602 slugging percentage all lead his team. He has eight doubles, six home runs and 10 walks while batting .350.
  • Yordan Alvarez is batting .273 with three doubles, five home runs and 10 walks.
  • Jeremy Pena has five doubles, two home runs and three walks while batting .337.

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  • Nico Hoerner has an OPS of .728, fueled by an OBP of .364 to go with a slugging percentage of .365. All three of those stats lead Chicago hitters this season.
  • Michael Busch leads Chicago in total hits (21) this season while batting .280 with nine extra-base hits.
  • Christopher Morel has collected 18 base hits, an OBP of .290 and a slugging percentage of .352 this season.
  • Ian Happ is batting .232 with a .344 OBP and 12 RBI for Chicago this season.

Astros vs. Cubs Season Splits


  • In 2024, Houston is 3-9 on the road.
  • In terms of start times, the Astros have gone 2-6 in matinees and 5-12 at night.
  • Houston’s record in one-run games in 2024 is 0-7.
  • The Astros’ record versus righties is 4-11. They are 3-7 against southpaws.

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  • The Cubs have won nine and lost three in their 12 home games so far this season.
  • The Cubs are 7-4 in day games, and 8-5 in night games.
  • In 2024, Chicago’s record in one-run games is 4-4.
  • The Cubs’ record against righties is 13-6. They are 2-3 when facing lefties.

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