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Podcast: Cubs-Marlins series preview with Brandon Kintzler

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USA TODAY

The Cubs begin their first round postseason series Wednesday against the Miami Marlins and Brandon Kintzler, a former Cub.

Kintzler joins David Kaplan and Gordon Wittenmyer and gives his thoughts on the Cubs roster, the Marlins’ comeback season from a COVID-19 outbreak and his time with the Cubs.

Later on in the podcast, the Cubs content team of Jeff Nelson, Maddie Lee and Tim Stebbins discuss the matchup.

(1:46) - The Marlins have been on lockdown after they had an early-season coronavirus outbreak

(7:00) - How did the Marlins make the playoffs with the league's worst run differential?

(14:14) - Kintzler on if he believed the season would be completed

(19:00) - How do the Marlins pitchers match up with the Cubs offense?

(23:20) - Kintzler on his experience as a Cub

(30:48) - Jeff Nelson, Maddie Lee and Tim Stebbins break down the Cubs-Marlins matchup