Chicago Cubs vs Arizona Diamondbacks 04/01/2022 Spring Training Tips, Forecast and Favorite Odds
Chicago Cubs vs Arizona Diamondbacks 04/01/2022 – The Chicago Cubs will open their regular-season game against the Milwaukee Brewers and the Diamondbacks will open their first game against the San Diego Padres. The Cubs will take on the Diamondbacks in this game from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. Both these teams have struggled to make ends meet in their last season and they hope to have a better year this time. The baseball betting lines have been updated with the latest odds and betting lines.
Chicago Cubs vs Arizona Diamondbacks 04/01/2022
The Chicago Cubs are holding an 8-4 spring training record and they hope to build on their last success. Chicago smashed eight runs to victory and gave up five runs to the Mariners. The Cubs will turn in Kyle Hendricks as their starting pitcher in this game. Hendricks has been an incredible pitcher but the Cubs will need more than just a powerful pitching unit to make it to the playoffs this season.
Players to watch: Ildemaro Vargas 2B (GP 11, AB 23, R 2, H 7, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 5, TB 14, BB 1, SO 4, SB 0, AVG 0.304, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.609, OPS 0.942, WAR 0), Nico Hoerner SS (GP 8, AB 22, R 5, H 5, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 2, TB 8, BB 1, SO 2, SB 1, AVG 0.227, OBP 0.261, SLG 0.364, OPS 0.625, WAR 0).
The Diamondbacks will turn in Maddison Bumgarner to the mound as their starter in this game. The Diamondbacks were one of the worst teams last season and they only hope to make things better. Arizona is holding a 7-7 spring training record and they have plenty of room for improvement. The Diamondbacks will need to build on their overall pitching and batting staff equally.
Players to watch: Alek Thomas CF (GP 10, AB 27, R 3, H 6, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 4, TB 8, BB 1, SO 9, SB 0, AVG 0.222, OBP 0.276, SLG 0.296, OPS 0.572, WAR 0), Jake McCarthy RF (GP 9, AB 22, R 3, H 8, 2B 1, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 4, TB 14, BB 2, SO 10, SB 2, AVG 0.364, OBP 0.417, SLG 0.636, OPS 1.053, WAR 0).
Chicago Cubs vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The baseball picks today are intact for the Cubs to win this game and cover the spread. Chicago has a stronger reputation and a better batting and pitching squad. Take the Cubs to win this game and cover the spread.