Chicago Cubs vs Philadelphia Phillies 09/14/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Chicago Cubs vs Philadelphia Phillies 09/14/2021 – The Chicago Cubs will take the road to Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as they square off against the Philadelphia Phillies in a three-game series. The Cubs are coming into this game riding a three-game losing streak. The Phillies dropped their last game against the Rockies but they remain at the second in the NL East. The Chicago Cubs remain at fourth in the NL Central and the playoffs look way out of reach with their current record. The mlb picks and parlays are predicted a winner based on the trends and betting websites.
Chicago Cubs vs Philadelphia Phillies 09/14/2021
The Chicago Cubs won 65 games and dropped 79 in return. The Cubs are behind the Cardinals and their last series against the Giants turned out to be a disaster. The Giants smashed six runs and gave up five to the Cubs on Sunday. Adrian Sampson will be delivered to the mound here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 0-2 record on the season with an ERA of 2.20 and 13 Ks in total. Out of Sampson’s last five starts, the Cubs have lost four. Ian Happ continues to remain as the bright spot for the Cubs.
Players to watch: Ian Happ CF (GP 131, AB 408, R 51, H 91, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 22, RBI 53, TB 176, BB 48, SO 139, SB 3, AVG 0.223, OBP 0.309, SLG 0.431, OPS 0.741, WAR 0.8), Willson Contreras C (GP 112, AB 371, R 51, H 83, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 18, RBI 43, TB 152, BB 45, SO 127, SB 4, AVG 0.224, OBP 0.327, SLG 0.41, OPS 0.737, WAR 3.6).
Philadelphia Phillies will enter this game as they remain four and a half games behind the Braves. The Phillies are holding a 72-71 record on the season and are coming off a 5-4 loss against the Rockies. Philadelphia will deliver Kyle Gibson to the mound as their starter in this game. The right-handed pitcher is holding a 10-6 record on the season with an ERA of 3.38 and 126 Ks. Bryce Harper continues to dominate the Phillies with home runs and RBIs. Jean Segura is the other notable player from the plate.
Players to watch: Jean Segura SS (GP 115, AB 449, R 68, H 133, 2B 24, 3B 3, HR 12, RBI 50, TB 199, BB 35, SO 65, SB 9, AVG 0.296, OBP 0.358, SLG 0.443, OPS 0.801, WAR 3.7), Bryce Harper RF (GP 122, AB 427, R 87, H 131, 2B 32, 3B 1, HR 32, RBI 72, TB 261, BB 81, SO 110, SB 12, AVG 0.307, OBP 0.421, SLG 0.611, OPS 1.032, WAR 4.8).
Chicago Cubs vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 6 games.
Philadelphia are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Chicago Cubs vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
The Cubs are not as strong as the Phillies with their weak offensive game. Philadelphia has a decent hitter with a decent starter. The best baseball bets favor the Phillies to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Phillies 6, Cubs 2.