Hendricks has been one of the Cubs most consistent pitchers since his major league debut in 2014. The right-hander, acquired in the July 2012 trade that sent Ryan Dempster to Texas, is 63-43 with a 3.14 ERA in 163 games over six seasons.
It’s the first opening-day start for Hendricks. The Cubs will face the Brewers.
Hendricks went 11-10 with a 3.46 ERA in 30 starts in 2019.