Giants lineup: Scutaro out, Abreu at second

Cain looks to continue good form in opener vs. Cubs

Giants lineup: Scutaro out, Abreu at second
July 26, 2013, 4:00 pm
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Tony Abreu is batting .288 in 31 games for the Giants this year. (USA TODAY IMAGES)

Programming note: Giants-Cubs coverage begins at 6:30pm with Giants Pregame Live on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

The lineups are set for the series opener between the Giants and Cubs:

San Francisco Giants (46-55, 28-24 Home)

1. Gregor Blanco (L) CF
2. Tony Abreu (S) 2B
3. Buster Posey (R) C
4. Pablo Sandoval (S) 3B
5. Hunter Pence (R) RF
6. Brandon Belt (L) 1B
7. Jeff Francoeur (R) LF
8. Brandon Crawford (L) SS
9. Matt Cain (R) P
9. RHP -- Matt Cain (6-6, 5.00 ERA)
Chicago Cubs (45-55, 23-29 Road)

1. David DeJesus (L) CF
2. Junior Lake (R) LF
3. Anthony Rizzo (L) 1B
4. Nate Schierholtz (L) RF
5. Starlin Castro (R) SS
6. Luis Valbuena (L) 3B
7. Darwin Barney (R) 2B
8. Welington Castillo (R) C
9. RHP -- Edwin Jackson (6-11, 5.03 ERA)