Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers MLB Parlay 9/8/2019
Sunday, September 8, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Kyle Hendricks vs. Adrian Houser
Kyle Schwarber and the Chicago Cubs (76-64, 2nd in NL Central) go to Miller Park on Sunday where they'll take on the Milwaukee Brewers (72-68, 3rd in NL Central). The line on this contest has the Cubs priced at -115 and the Brewers are at +105. The O/U has been set at 9.
The Cubs have been a good option for wagerers, having gone 76-64-0 SU. Milwaukee is covering 51.4% of the time, going 72-68-0 straight up.
Valuable Chicago Cubs Betting Trends
The Cubs have been a hot and cold Under bet for O/U MLB bettors, having gone 62-71-7.
Chicago is covering 41.2% of the time as the road team, having gone 28-40-0 straight up.
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
Milwaukee is covering 56.9% of the time at Miller Park, going 41-31-0 SU.
The Brewers have been a decent Under bet for O/U MLB bettors, having gone 60-75-5.
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Key Chicago Cubs Injuries
9/6/2019 Javier Baez SS Thumb Probable for Sep 7
9/5/2019 Allen Webster RP Arm Expected to be out until at least Sep 13
9/5/2019 Craig Kimbrel RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 12
9/1/2019 Xavier Cedeno RP Arm Expected to be out until at least Sep 10
8/22/2019 Brandon Morrow RP Elbow Out for the season
2/19/2019 Kendall Graveman SP Elbow Out for the season
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
9/7/2019 Ryan Braun LF Back Probable for Sep 7
9/6/2019 Manny Pina C Concussion Expected to be out until at least Sep 9
9/6/2019 Mike Moustakas 3B Wrist Probable for Sep 7
8/31/2019 Keston Hiura 2B Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Sep 15
8/17/2019 Brandon Woodruff SP Oblique Expected to be out until at least Sep 22
4/14/2019 Corey Knebel RP Elbow Out for the season
4/4/2019 Bobby Wahl RP Knee Expected to be out until at least Sep 15
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Cubs have a 76-64 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks has a 9-9 record with an earned run average of 3.39 and a WHIP of 1.10 this season. He has 132 strikeouts over his 154 innings pitched and he's given up 140 hits. He's allowed 8.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.84. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.06 and they have given up 413 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .235 against the bullpen and they've struck out 460 hitters and walked 213 batters. As a team, Chicago allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 7th in the league in team earned run average at 4.05. The Cubs pitchers collectively have given up 1,178 base hits and 561 earned runs. They have allowed 176 home runs this season, ranking them 23rd in the league. Chicago as a pitching staff has walked 446 batters and struck out 1,220. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.30 and their FIP as a unit is 4.32.
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As a team Chicago is hitting .251, good for 16th in the league. The Cubs hold a .450 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .331, which is good for 8th in baseball. They rank 19th in MLB with 8.4 hits per game. Kyle Schwarber is hitting .237 with an on-base percentage of .330. He has 107 hits this season in 452 at bats with 81 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .520 and an OPS+ of 114. Anthony Rizzo is hitting .290 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .404. He has totaled 134 hits and he has driven in 86 men in 462 at bats. His OPS+ is 136 while his slugging percentage is at .519. The Cubs have 1,180 hits, including 232 doubles and 220 home runs. Chicago has walked 506 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,259 times as a unit. They have left 928 men on base and have a team OPS of .781. They score 4.9 runs per contest and have scored a total of 686 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 72-68 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.45, Adrian Houser has a 6-5 record and a 1.29 WHIP. He has 93 strikeouts over the 91.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 86 hits. He's allowing 8.5 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.07. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.61 and they have given up 507 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .235 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 619 batters and walked 250 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 9 batters per nine innings. They are 19th in the league in team earned run average at 4.62. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,214 base knocks and 647 earned runs this season. They have given up 200 home runs this year, which ranks 14th in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 503 hitters and struck out 1,266 batters. They give up a walk 3.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.36 while their FIP as a staff is 4.60.
As a team, they are batting .248, good for 20th in the league. The Brewers hold a .440 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 9th in baseball. They rank 15th in MLB with 8.5 hits per contest. Christian Yelich comes into this matchup batting .326 with an OBP of .421. He has 157 hits this year along with 96 RBI in 481 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .672 with an OPS+ of 175. Yasmani Grandal is hitting .251 this season and he has an OBP of .378. He has collected 111 hits in 443 at bats while driving in 67 runs. He has an OPS+ of 118 and a slugging percentage of .472. The Brewers as a unit have 1,196 base hits, including 239 doubles and 219 homers. Milwaukee has walked 536 times this year and they have struck out on 1,334 occasions. They have had 1,032 men left on base and have an OPS of .769. They have scored 4.69 runs per game and totaled 656 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Cubs/Brewers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Brewers and under the total runs
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