NLDS Preview: Cubs vs. Cardinals Part One

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Jul 8, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta (center) celebrates with teammates after defeating the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

We are all set with the matchup of the century. As crazy as this rivalry has been, this marks the first time the Cardinals and Cubs will have matched up against each other. I am here to preview this historic NLDS. Editor Chris Gigley, has already given you an idea of how the Cardinals can beat the Cubs, let’s take a look at this series as a whole and compare the two teams to each other.

Let’s start this NLDS preview, with the position players first and then tomorrow I will give you a preview of the pitching side of things.