Baseball is known for the history behind the game. Great rivalries are one of the ways that history lives on through generations, and few MLB rivalry games mean as much as this pairing. Catch their first series of the season with an picture-perfect view by watching St Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs online in 4K on Fubo TV.

St Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs is coming to you live from Wrigley Field in Chicago on Saturday, May 4. The broadcast begins at 4 p.m. Eastern time on FS1 4K. The pitching matchup has St. Louis's Michael Wacha (2-0 with a 4.78 ERA) and Chicago's Yu Darvish (2-3 with a 5.02 ERA).

Both the St. Louis Cardinals (20-10) and Chicago Cubs (16-12) are off to good starts so far in 2019. The two teams each have winning records, and they hold the top two spots in their division. The Cardinals have a three game lead currently, so this weekend series could flip the standings if the Cubs get red hot. Each team has excelled hitting the ball so far, as both are in the top ten in runs and home runs for all MLB teams. A game like this matchup on Saturday takes on extra importance if these very similar teams stay close to the top all season long, especially given the history between them.

The intense rivalry between the two teams is known as the "Route 66 rivalry" referring to the main highway connecting the two cities. In fact, MLB.com's Richard Justice ranks Cardinals-Cubs as the third best rivalry in baseball. It certainly helps that the two teams are in the same division, the NL Central, so they play each other regularly and are always competing for the same title and playoff spot. With no other teams in the 300 miles between these two cities, the Cubs and Cardinals also compete for fans throughout southern Illinois and the surrounding area.

Watch as Cardinals and Cubs fans describe the rivalry in their own words.

Fubo TV is the only place online to stream regular season Major League Baseball in 4K. Fubo plans to showcase 4K HDR MLB games all season long. These Fubo 4K broadcasts are currently labeled as a beta service. With a high-bandwidth internet connection, you are likely to have a great experience. Fubo in 4K doesn't need much as far as a special setup. Simply connect your 4K display to any Fubo 4K compatible streaming device from the following list:

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If you love seeing sports in 4K, stay subscribed to Fubo and explore some of the other 4K HDR content. On May 5, watch the NASCAR Series event at Dover in 4K on FS1 at 2 p.m. Then on May 6, see Manchester City vs. Leicester City in 4K on NBCSN at 3 p.m.

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