A Bradley-Free Post: Cubs vs. Padres at Peoria, Thursday 3/11, 2:05 CT

Today's Cubs and baseball notes:

Finally, before you go past the jump for today's game info, write your own caption for the photo at the top of this post.

Carlos Silva will try it again today for the Cubs. Jon Garland, who started his career in the Cubs organization, will pitch for the Padres.

Today's game is on XEPE, a Padres radio station, so we may hear former WGN announcer Andy Masur. Here's the complete MLB.com Mediacenter for today.

MLB.com Gameday

SB Nation game preview

First pitch thread will post at 2 pm CST. An overflow thread will post at 3:15 CST.

Discuss amongst yourselves.

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