How to Watch Atlanta Braves vs Chicago Cubs: Channel, Live Stream, Game Time – May 23

AJ Smith-Shawver will pitch for the Atlanta Braves (28-18), opposed by Ben Brown of the Chicago Cubs (27-23), in a rubber match on Thursday. First pitch at Wrigley Field is scheduled for 2:20 PM ET.

Information on how to watch Atlanta’s matchup against Chicago can be found in the below article.

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Braves vs. Cubs TV Channel and Live Stream

  • Date: Thursday, May 23, 2024
  • Time: 2:20 PM ET
  • TV: BSSO
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Venue: Wrigley Field

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Probable Pitchers

AJ Smith-Shawver (ATL) Pitcher Ben Brown (CHC)
0 – 0 W/L 1 – 1
0 IP 35.1
0.00 ERA 3.57
0.000 WHIP 1.245
0 K/9 9.9
0 BB/9 3.3

Braves vs. Cubs Top Hitters


  • Marcell Ozuna has accumulated a team-best OBP (.405) and slugging percentage (.641), and paces the Braves in hits (55). He’s batting .324 with nine doubles, 15 home runs and 23 walks.
  • Ronald Acuna Jr. has seven doubles, a triple, three home runs and 27 walks while batting .242.
  • Ozzie Albies has 10 doubles, three home runs and 10 walks while hitting .268.
  • Michael Harris II has seven doubles, a triple, five home runs and nine walks while hitting .255.

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  • Christopher Morel has been key for Chicago with 36 hits, an OBP of .307 plus a slugging percentage of .401.
  • Nico Hoerner has an OPS of .729, fueled by an OBP of .351 and a team-best slugging percentage of .378 this season.
  • Mike Tauchman leads Chicago with an OBP of .373 this season while batting .262 with 25 walks and 29 runs scored.
  • Cody Bellinger leads Chicago in total hits (35) this season while batting .248 with 15 extra-base hits.

Braves vs. Cubs Season Splits


  • In 2024, Atlanta is 12-10 away from home.
  • The Braves’ record in day games is 9-7, and at night it’s 19-11.
  • Looking at one-run games, Atlanta is 6-9.
  • The Braves’ record against right-handers is 18-14. They are 10-4 versus lefties.

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  • At home in 2024, the Cubs are 15-10.
  • At night, the Cubs are 15-12. In day games, they are 12-11.
  • In one-run games this year, Chicago is 10-9.
  • Against left-handers, the Cubs have gone 4-6, and against right-handers they are 23-17.

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