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PIT @ CHC

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Starting Pitchers

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Wade Miley logoW. MileyChicago Cubs logo9.000-0
Dillon Peters logoD. PetersPittsburgh Pirates logo1.833-1

Pirates vs. Cubs Odds

Spread, Total, Moneyline

MatchupOpenSpreadTotalMoneyline
Pirates
14-19
+1.5
+1.5-155
o8.5-118
+134
Cubs
12-20
u8.5
-1.5+131
u8.5-101
-156
location pinMonday 11:40 p.m.
May 16, 2022
Wrigley FieldChicago
thermometer image69°Fahrenheit
rain image0%Rain
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Pirates vs. Cubs Game Analysis

Pirates vs. Cubs Notes

Matchup Contrasts

83% of non-fastball strikeouts for Frank Schwindel were located out of the zone last season -- tied for seventh highest among hitters with at least 241 total PA's -- 98th Percentile. 83% of Zac Gallen non-fastball strikeouts were located out of the zone last season -- third highest among starting pitchers with at least 80 total IP -- 98th Percentile.
Josh VanMeter had a miss rate of 45% on changeups last season -- 12th worst among hitters with at least 241 total PA's -- fifth Percentile. Luis Castillo threw his changeup 30% of the time last season -- seventh highest among starting pitchers with at least 80 total CH -- 95th Percentile.

Today's Starting Pitchers

JT Brubaker has a strike rate of just 58% (163/280) against right-handed batters this season -- lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 16 total IP; League Avg: 65% -- 0 Percentile.
Wade Miley has thrown low pitches 59% of the time (420/708) on the first pitch of at-bats since the start of last season -- 3rd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 97 total IP; League Avg: 43% -- 98th Percentile.
Wade Miley has thrown inside pitches 48% of the time (1,038/2,139) against right-handed batters since the start of last season -- 4th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 97 total IP; League Avg: 31% -- 97th Percentile.

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Pirates vs. Cubs Expert Picks

PIT
CHC
PIT ML
2
CHC ML
0
Over
0
Under
2
PIT Spread
1
CHC Spread
0

Popular Props

Hits

19 props
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RBI

18 props
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HR

18 props
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Singles

18 props
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Doubles

18 props
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Last 5 Matchups

dateopponentscorespreadover/undermoneyline
May 15th@ARIW 3-2+1.5 WU 9CHC +101
May 15th@ARIW 4-2+1.5 WU 8.5CHC +138
May 14th@ARIL 3-4+1.5 WU 9ARI +104
May 11th@SDW 7-5+1.5 WO 8CHC +142
May 11th@SDL 4-5+1.5 WO 7SD +150

Pirates vs. Cubs Public Betting

49%

Bets%

51%

Money%

Matchup History

Against the Spread (ATS) History

overallhomeawayfavoriteunderdog
Cubs
16-167-89-81-515-11
Pirates
17-1610-87-83-414-12

Over/Under History

overallhome o/uaway o/ufavorite o/uunderdog o/u
Cubs
14-15-37-5-37-101-513-10-3
Pirates
14-16-37-9-27-7-15-1-19-15-2

Straight-Up (ML) History

overallhomeawayfavoriteunderdog
Cubs
12-204-118-92-410-16
Pirates
14-198-106-93-411-15

Pirates vs. Cubs Injury Updates

Pirates Injuries

  • Roberto Pérez

    C

    Roberto Pérez (hamstring) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Jake Marisnick

    OF

    Jake Marisnick (thumb) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Greg Allen

    OF

    Allen is out with hamstring

    Out

  • Kevin Newman

    IF

    Newman is out with groin

    Out

  • Blake Cederlind

    P

    Cederlind is out with elbow

    Out

  • Nick Mears

    P

    Mears is out with elbow

    Out

Cubs Injuries

  • Marcus Stroman

    P

    Marcus Stroman (undisclosed) scratched Sunday, placed on IL

    Out

  • Alec Mills

    P

    Mills is out with back

    Out

  • Clint Frazier

    OF

    Frazier is out with appendix

    Out

  • P.J. Higgins

    C

    Higgins is out with arm

    Out

  • Michael Hermosillo

    OF

    Michael Hermosillo (quad) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Brad Wieck

    P

    Wieck is out with elbow

    Out

  • David Bote

    IF

    Bote is out with shoulder

    Out

  • Adbert Alzolay

    P

    Alzolay is out with back

    Out

  • Nico Hoerner

    IF

    Nico Hoerner (ankle) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Codi Heuer

    P

    Heuer is out with elbow

    Out

  • Ethan Roberts

    P

    Roberts is out with shoulder

    Out

Pirates vs. Cubs Starting Lineups

Pirates Starting Lineup
Projected
PITCHERW-LERAWHIPK/9
LD. Peters, P
3-11.830.7126.87
HITTERSAVGOBPSLGHR
1B. Gamel, LF
.298.371.4623
2K. Hayes, 3B
.312.411.3940
3B. Reynolds, CF
.214.313.3664
4D. Vogelbach, DH
.265.348.5006
5Y. Tsutsugo, 1B
.181.294.2411
6M. Chavis, 2B
.256.273.4513
7R. Castro, SS
.300.300.3000
8J. Suwinski, RF
.196.268.3532
9M. Perez, C
.176.222.5292
Cubs Starting Lineup
Projected
PITCHERW-LERAWHIPK/9
LW. Miley, P
0-09.003.3333.00
HITTERSAVGOBPSLGHR
1W. Contreras, DH
.286.402.4904
2S. Suzuki, RF
.255.362.4694
3I. Happ, LF
.271.398.3752
4F. Schwindel, 1B
.208.243.3022
5Y. Gomes, C
.226.255.3772
6P. Wisdom, 3B
.214.274.4275
7J. Villar, 2B
.231.271.2560
9R. Ortega, CF
.224.312.3130

Line Move Data

TimePIT lineCHC line
05/16/2022, 9:44 PM +1.5 -155-1.5 +131
05/16/2022, 9:41 PM +1.5 -158-1.5 +132
05/16/2022, 9:30 PM +1.5 -153-1.5 +132
05/16/2022, 9:30 PM +1.5 -154-1.5 +132
05/16/2022, 8:24 PM +1.5 -153-1.5 +132
05/16/2022, 7:02 PM +1.5 -152-1.5 +132
05/16/2022, 6:34 PM +1.5 -150-1.5 +131
05/16/2022, 4:01 PM +1.5 -152-1.5 +132
05/16/2022, 3:58 PM +1.5 -149-1.5 +130
05/16/2022, 3:56 PM +1.5 -150-1.5 +131

Compare Odds

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SportsBook
PIT
CHC
Consensus
+134
-156
Open
+134
-158
Best Line

Pirates vs. Cubs Team Totals

MatchupOverUnder
Pirates
14-19
o3.5-125
u3.5-105
Cubs
12-20
o4.5-120
u4.5-110