Cleveland Indians vs Chicago Cubs 06/21/2021 – A short two-game series is all set to get underway between Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs as they square off from Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Indians are sitting at the second spot in the AL Central Division play with a 39-30 record on the season. Chicago Cubs are sitting at the top of the NL Central Division play and they share the same 40-32 record with the Brewers. Placing a bet on baseball has never been easier with the odds and lines available online.
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago Cubs 06/21/2021
|When:||Monday, June 21, 8:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois|
|TV:||Bally Sports Great Lakes|
The Cleveland Indians are coming off an unexpected loss against the Pirates. Cleveland dropped their first two games and managed to win just one. Last night, the Indians smashed two runs from the plate and gave up one to the Pirates. Josh Naylor scored for the Indians and put them ahead in the seventh inning. Aaron Civale will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Civale is holding a 10-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.48. The righty gave up five runs against Baltimore in an 8-7 victory in his last start.
Players to watch: C. Hernandez 2B (GP 67, AB 262, R 43, H 57, 2B 9, 3B 2, HR 11, RBI 28, TB 103, BB 30, SO 63, SB 0, AVG 0.218, OBP 0.302, SLG 0.393, OPS 0.695, WAR 0.2), E. Rosario LF (GP 66 AB 244 R 24 H 62 2B 12 3B 1 HR 5 RBI 39 TB 91 BB 17 SO 41 SB 7 AVG 0.254 OBP 0.303 SLG 0.373 OPS 0.676 WAR 0.4)
The Cubs dropped their last series against Miami Marlins with a 1-2 record. In their last three games, Chicago gave up 21 runs and scored just five in return. Chicago scored two from the plate and gave up nothing to the Marlins in their last victory. Starting pitcher Alex Mills pitched five scoreless innings for the Cubs. Adbert Alzolay will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 6-7 record on the season with an ERA of 4.24.
Players to watch: K. Bryant 3B (GP 66, AB 240, R 41, H 67, 2B 16, 3B 1, HR 13, RBI 39, TB 124, BB 27, SO 63, SB 3, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.36, SLG 0.517, OPS 0.877, WAR 1.8), J. Baez SS (GP 65, AB 233, R 34, H 53, 2B 5, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 44, TB 108, BB 8, SO 95, SB 9, AVG 0.227, OBP 0.266, SLG 0.464, OPS 0.73, WAR 2.1).
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 6 games.
Cleveland is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
Cleveland is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against Chi Cubs.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland’s last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland’s last 9 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs.
Chi Cubs are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs’ last 7 games against Cleveland.
Chi Cubs are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi Cubs’ last 9 games when playing at home against Cleveland.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 5 games against an opponent in the American League.
Cleveland Indians vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
Cleveland Indians are doing a decent job this season with a balanced offensive and defensive unit. The best baseball betting website has predicted the Indians to win this game against the White Sox.
Score Prediction: Indians 6, White Sox 5.