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How to Watch Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs Live Online on August 9, 2022: Streaming/TV Channels

Jason Gurwin

On Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at 8:05 PM EDT, the Chicago Cubs face the Washington Nationals. The game is airing exclusively on MASN2 and Marquee Sports Network, which you can stream with a Live TV Streaming Service.

Chicago Cubs vs. Washington Nationals

In Washington, the game is streaming on MASN2, which is available with a 5-Day Free Trial of DIRECTV STREAM. Since Hulu, YouTube TV, fuboTV, and Sling TV do not carry MASN2, this is your only option to stream Washington Nationals games all year long.

In Chicago, the game is streaming on Marquee Sports Network, which is available with a 5-Day Free Trial of DIRECTV STREAM. You can also stream it on fuboTV to watch Chicago Cubs games all year long.

Can you stream Chicago Cubs vs. Washington Nationals on MLB.TV?

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You can stream this game without cable on Apple TV, Roku, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, & Mobile with a Live TV Streaming Service like DIRECTV STREAM and fuboTV. If you haven’t tried it before, you can get a 5-Day Free Trial of DIRECTV STREAM.

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Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs Game Preview: Nationals bring road slide into matchup against the Cubs

Washington Nationals (36-75, fifth in the NL East) vs. Chicago Cubs (44-64, third in the NL Central)

Chicago; Tuesday, 8:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Nationals: Paolo Espino (0-4, 4.20 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, 53 strikeouts); Cubs: Marcus Stroman (3-5, 4.00 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 68 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Cubs -199, Nationals +166; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Washington Nationals will look to end a six-game road losing streak when they face the Chicago Cubs.

Chicago has gone 23-33 in home games and 44-64 overall. The Cubs have a 16-9 record in games when they hit two or more home runs.

Washington has a 36-75 record overall and a 19-35 record on the road. The Nationals have a 25-60 record in games when they have given up a home run.

Tuesday’s game is the second time these teams match up this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Nico Hoerner has 14 doubles, three triples and six home runs for the Cubs. Willson Contreras is 9-for-39 with a double, a triple and two home runs over the past 10 games.

Nelson Cruz has 15 doubles, eight home runs and 52 RBI for the Nationals. Luke Voit is 7-for-17 with two home runs and three RBI over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Cubs: 4-6, .206 batting average, 3.71 ERA, outscored by 10 runs

Nationals: 2-8, .255 batting average, 7.44 ERA, outscored by 35 runs

INJURIES: Cubs: Steven Brault: 10-Day IL (covid), Kyle Hendricks: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Alec Mills: 15-Day IL (back), Jason Heyward: 10-Day IL (knee), Michael Hermosillo: 60-Day IL (quadricep), Wade Miley: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Manuel Rodriguez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Ethan Roberts: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Adbert Alzolay: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Codi Heuer: 60-Day IL (elbow), Brad Wieck: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Nationals: MacKenzie Gore: 15-Day IL (elbow), Evan Lee: 60-Day IL (flexor), Erick Fedde: 15-Day IL (right shoulder), Tyler Clippard: 15-Day IL (groin), Stephen Strasburg: 60-Day IL (ribs), Tanner Rainey: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jackson Tetreault: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Carter Kieboom: 60-Day IL (forearm), Sean Doolittle: 60-Day IL (elbow), Will Harris: 60-Day IL (pectoral), Seth Romero: 60-Day IL (calf), Joe Ross: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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