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Around the NL Central: At Least it was Only One Game

Action from Thursday:

Brewers 0 Cubs 8

Reds 2 Nationals 3 (10 innings)

Pirates 2 Dodgers 3

Houston Astros:

St. Louis Cardinals:

Chicago Cubs:

Pittsburgh Pirates:

Cincinnati Reds:

Here are your NL Central standings as of Friday's action:
W L GB Last 10 Streak
Cardinals 5 2 - 5-2 L1
Brewers 4 3 1.0 4-3 L1
Astros 3 3 1.5 3-3 L2
Reds 3 4 2.0 3-4 L1
Pirates 2 4 2.5 2-4 L3
Cubs 2 5 3.0 2-5 W1

On Tap:

Milwaukee will look to get back on the winning track in Atlanta against the Braves. Randy Wolf and Jair Jurrjens are the scheduled starters, both looking for their first win on the year. Game time in Atlanta is set for 6:35 p.m. CDT.

The Astros and Marlins begin a three game series at the new Marlins Park. Lucas Harrell will start for the Astros and Ricky Nolasco will take the ball for the Fish. Start time for the game is 6:10 p.m. CDT.

The Cardinals open Busch Stadium this afternoon against the Cubs at 2:15 p.m. CDT. Jeff Samardzija looks to build on his outstanding first start. Adam Wainwright takes the hill for the Cards looking to pick up win no. 1 this season.

Pittsburgh will open AT&T Park in San Francisco as they take on the Giants in a game beginning at 3:35 p.m. CDT. James McDonald and Matt Cain are the probable pitchers.

The Reds and Nationals continue their series at Nationals Ballpark. Bronson Arroyo will start for Cincinnati and is opposed by Jordan Zimmerman who looks to even his record for the Nats. The game in D.C. is scheduled for 6:05 pm.m CDT.