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Dodgers Vs. Cubs: Jay Gibbons Activated, Marcus Thames On DL, Starting Lineups, Game Time, TV, Etc

The Dodgers on Tuesday activated outfielder and occasional first baseman Jay Gibbons from the disabled list, before tonight's game with the Chicago Cubs. Gibbons has been battling vision problems since the offseason, and has had to change his contact lens prescription a few times. Gibbons was on a rehab assignment with Triple A Albuquerque.

To make room for Gibbons, the Dodgers placed outfielder Marcus Thames on the DL with a strained right quad. Here are tonight's starting lineups:

Cubs (12-16)

Fukudome RF
Barney 2B
Castro SS
Ramirez 3B
Byrd CF
Peña 1B
Soriano LF
Soto C
Dempster P

Dodgers (15-15)

Carroll SS
Sands LF
Ethier RF
Kemp CF
Uribe 3B
Loney 1B
Barajas C
Miles 2B
Billingsley P

Tonight's 7:10 p.m. PDT game will be televised by KCAL and WGN. For more news and information on the Dodgers, or on tonight's game, be sure to read the SB Nation blog True Blue LA.