Chicago Cubs at San Francisco Giants MLB Parlay 7/23/2019
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Yu Darvish vs. Madison Bumgarner
Oracle Park is the venue where Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants (50-50, 3rd in NL West) will take on the Chicago Cubs (54-45, 1st in NL Central) on Tuesday. The Cubs open this contest at +102 while the Giants are priced at -112. The O/U opens at 7.5.
The Cubs have been pretty good for MLB wagerers, having gone 54-45-0 SU. San Francisco is covering 50.0% of the time, going 50-50-0 straight up. The Giants have been an excellent choice for MLB wagerers as favorites, going 13-6-0 SU. The Cubs are covering 32.1% of the time as the underdog, having gone 9-19-0 straight up.
Valuable Chicago Cubs Betting Trends
The Cubs have been a good Under bet for O/U baseball wagerers, having gone 47-50-2.
The Cubs are covering 40.0% of the time as the away team, having gone 18-27-0 straight up.
Important San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The Giants are covering 46.0% of the time at Oracle Park, going 23-27-0 SU.
The Giants have been a good Over bet for O/U baseball wagerers, having gone 52-43-5.
Key Chicago Cubs Injuries
7/21/2019 Willson Contreras C Foot Expected to be out until at least Jul 24
7/20/2019 Xavier Cedeno RP Arm Expected to be out until at least Aug 8
7/20/2019 Cole Hamels SP Oblique Expected to be out until at least Aug 3
7/20/2019 Brandon Morrow RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 10
7/19/2019 Allen Webster RP Arm Expected to be out until at least Jul 22
2/19/2019 Kendall Graveman SP Elbow Out for the season
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
7/18/2019 Travis Bergen RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 27
7/16/2019 Evan Longoria 3B Foot Expected to be out until at least Jul 30
6/21/2019 Nick Vincent RP Pectoral Expected to be out until at least Jul 30
2/19/2019 Johnny Cueto SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Cubs have a 54-45 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Yu Darvish has a 3-4 record with an earned run average of 4.46 and a WHIP of 1.24 this season. He has 126 strikeouts over his 109 innings pitched and he's given up 85 hits. He's allowed 7 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.89. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.20 and they have given up 292 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .240 against the bullpen and they've struck out 310 hitters and walked 155 batters. As a team, Chicago allows 8.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 9th in the league in team earned run average at 4.06. The Cubs pitchers collectively have given up 829 base hits and 399 earned runs. They have allowed 124 home runs this season, ranking them 22nd in the league. Chicago as a pitching staff has walked 329 batters and struck out 842. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.31 and their FIP as a unit is 4.40.
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As a team Chicago is hitting .255, good for 13th in the league. The Cubs hold a .455 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .336, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 16th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Anthony Rizzo is hitting .293 with an on-base percentage of .400. He has 102 hits this season in 348 at bats with 68 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .537 and an OPS+ of 140. Kris Bryant is hitting .296 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .406. He has totaled 103 hits and he has driven in 47 men in 348 at bats. His OPS+ is 146 while his slugging percentage is at .557. The Cubs have 850 hits, including 168 doubles and 155 home runs. Chicago has walked 375 times so far this season and they have struck out 899 times as a unit. They have left 665 men on base and have a team OPS of .791. They score 5.07 runs per contest and have scored a total of 502 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Francisco has a 50-50 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.65, Madison Bumgarner has a 5-7 record and a 1.18 WHIP. He has 127 strikeouts over the 125.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 122 hits. He's allowing 8.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.7. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.89 and they have given up 343 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .236 against the Giants bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 389 batters and walked 128 opposing hitters. As a team, San Francisco allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 15th in the league in team earned run average at 4.4. The Giants pitchers as a team have surrendered 878 base knocks and 443 earned runs this season. They have given up 139 home runs this year, which ranks 11th in Major League Baseball. San Francisco as a staff has walked 309 hitters and struck out 874 batters. They give up a walk 3.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.46.
As a team, they are batting .236, good for 28th in the league. The Giants hold a .396 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .302, which is good for 27th in baseball. They rank 28th in MLB with 8.1 hits per contest. Brandon Belt comes into this matchup batting .243 with an OBP of .363. He has 78 hits this year along with 36 RBI in 321 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .411 with an OPS+ of 108. Kevin Pillar is hitting .245 this season and he has an OBP of .274. He has collected 92 hits in 376 at bats while driving in 53 runs. He has an OPS+ of 78 and a slugging percentage of .404. The Giants as a unit have 805 base hits, including 192 doubles and 106 homers. San Francisco has walked 305 times this year and they have struck out on 874 occasions. They have had 626 men left on base and have an OPS of .698. They have scored 4.42 runs per game and totaled 442 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Cubs/Giants MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Cubs +102 and under 7.5 runs
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