The start of the season has been rough on the Chicago Cubs. They were shut out for 10 innings in an Opening-Day defeat and lost in 16 innings on Wednesday against the Pirates.
Junior Lake made matters worse on Thursday by donning the wrong road jersey.
Update: Thursday, April 3 at 4:05 p.m. ET
Lake provided a simple explanation for the incorrect jersey:
#Cubs Lake says he saw 2 gray jerseys in his locker, and just grabbed 1. Didn't know it was wrong until Grimm said something from 'pen— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) April 3, 2014
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Lake eventually found the correct jersey and put it on in the second inning.