Padres vs. Cubs Betting Preview: How Wind, Weather At Wrigley Field Will Affect Over/Under in Friday Matinee
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Betting odds: San Diego Padres at Chicago Cubs
- Padres moneyline: +155
- Cubs moneyline: -165
- Over/Under: 12.5
- First pitch: 2:20 p.m. ET
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There is nothing quite like a day game at Wrigley Field. On Friday, the Cubs will host their 28th day game (4 p.m. ET or earlier) of the 2019 season. The Cubs are 17-10 in those games and the under is 14-11-2, going under the total by the slightest of margins (0.24 runs per game).
On Friday though, the winds are swirling at Wrigley Field, with an average wind speed of 12 MPH headed directly out to center field.
Using Bet Labs, let’s examine how over/under’s are impacted by the strength and direction of the wind at Wrigley Field.