The NLCS will feature two teams that have not had much success in recent years. The Mets and Cubs will square off in the NLCS starting Saturday at Citi field.

First pitch for game one is scheduled for 8:07 PM et. In game one The Dark Knight Matt Harvey will oppose the Cubs biggest offseason acquisition Jon Lester.

The Cubs will workout at Citi Field Friday. The Mets are not expected to workout ,but a press conference featuring Terry Collins and Matt Harvey is expected at around 4 PM et.

In their regular season meetings the Mets did not win a game against the new look Cubs. New York went 0-7 in the season series. However, the last time the two squared off the Mets did not have Yoenis Cespedes, Kelly Johnson, Juan Uribe, and Michael Conforto just to name a few of the new faces the Mets have added.

The series is a best of 7. Who ever wins the series will move on to the World Series to face the winner of the ALCS between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Kansas City Royals.

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Aniello Piro

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