Nationals take on the Cubs following Strasburg's solid outing Chicago Cubs (26-17, first in the NL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (19-26, fourth in the NL East) Washington; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (3-4, 2.86 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, 41 strikeouts) Nationals: Jeremy Hellickson (3-2, 6.00 ERA, 1.64 WHIP, 29 strikeouts) LINE: Cubs favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: Both Chicago and Washington are looking to win the series with a victory. The Nationals are 10-13 on their home turf. Washington has hit 57 home runs as a team this season. Victor Robles leads the club with eight, averaging one every 19.8 at-bats. The Cubs are 11-11 on the road.
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