Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs 08/05/2022 Betting Odds, Predictions and Best Picks
Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs 08/05/2022 – The Miami Marlins will be taking on the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on Friday afternoon. The Miami Marlins are in the fourth position of the NL East with 48-57, three spots below the New York Mets. The Chicago Cubs are fifth in the NL Central with 41-63, trailing the ruling Brewers four positions below. Marlins will try to build on their win against the Reds in the previous set. The Chicago Cubs are going to win this game according to the baseball betting analytics.
Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs 08/05/2022
|When:||Friday, August 5, 2:20 PM ET|
|Where:||Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois|
The Miami Marlins are here after playing against the Cincinnati Reds in the previous set and winning only one game out of the three played. In that series, the Marlins lost the first game 3-1 and then fell again 2-1 in the second game. The finale saw Miami winning with a score of 3-0. The Miami Marlins are yet to announce a starting pitcher for Friday’s game against the Chicago Cubs.
Players to watch: Ian Happ LF (GP 101, AB 366, R 45, H 100, 2B 25, 3B 2, HR 9, RBI 46, TB 156, BB 42, SO 96, SB 6, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.353, SLG 0.426, OPS 0.78, WAR 2.9), Patrick Wisdom 3B (GP 100, AB 353, R 53, H 79, 2B 22, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 52, TB 161, BB 45, SO 134, SB 6, AVG 0.224, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.456, OPS 0.775, WAR 1.4).
The Chicago Cubs were paired with the St. Louis Cardinals in the previous matchup. In that series, the Cubs lost the first game shamelessly with a score of 6-0. The next game was a doubleheader and Chicago lost both games. The Chicago Cubs will be handing the ball to Justin Steele against the Miami Marlins on Friday. Steele is currently 4-7 with a 3.86 ERA across 91.0 innings in total.
Players to watch: Ke’Bryan Hayes 3B (GP 96, AB 366, R 41, H 90, 2B 17, 3B 3, HR 5, RBI 32, TB 128, BB 37, SO 86, SB 11, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.35, OPS 0.669, WAR 3.1), Bryan Reynolds CF (GP 89, AB 326, R 44, H 84, 2B 12, 3B 3, HR 16, RBI 34, TB 150, BB 37, SO 84, SB 3, AVG 0.258, OBP 0.341, SLG 0.46, OPS 0.801, WAR 1.7).
Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games.
Miami are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Marlins are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games against Chi Cubs.
Miami are 11-5 SU in their last 16 games on the road.
Miami are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi Cubs’ last 10 games.
Chi Cubs are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 6 games against Miami.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 5 games at home.
Chi Cubs are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Miami.
Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
The Miami Marlins are yet to name a starter for this game but are nevertheless going to face a very strong pitcher in the Steele on the opponent’s mound. The Cubs are also much stronger in offense which is going to be the game-changer in this game. The Chicago Cubs are going to win this game according to the MLB best bets today.
Score Prediction: Cubs 5, Marlins 1.