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Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs 07/05/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and MLB Baseball
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs 07/05/2021 – Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois will play host to Philadelphia and Chicago as they open a four-game series. The Phillies have won 39 games in total and dropped 42 in return. Philadelphia is trailing the Nationals in the third and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. The Chicago Cubs will enter this game sitting at the third spot in the NL Central Division play. The Cubs are holding a 42-42 record on the season and they look forward to breaking their losing streak. The mlb prop betting website is up and running with all the odds and lines of this exciting game.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs 07/05/2021
The Philadelphia Phillies are coming off a humiliating defeat against the Padres in their last game. They gave up 11 runs from the plate and scored just one in return. The Phillies defeated the Padres in their three games series with a 2-1 record. Bryce Harper continues to take the lead from the plate with an average of .271. Matt Moore will take the nod in this game as their starter. The southpaw is holding a 0-1 record on the season with an ERA of 5.79 and 19 Ks. Overall, Philadelphia has smashed 85 home runs this season.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP 81, AB 303, R 42, H 69, 2B 18, 3B 0, HR 18, RBI 46, TB 141, BB 32, SO 88, SB 2, AVG 0.228, OBP 0.309, SLG 0.465, OPS 0.774, WAR 0.4), A. Bohm 3B (GP 79, AB 279, R 33, H 66, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 35, TB 89, BB 20, SO 80, SB 4, AVG 0.237, OBP 0.286, SLG 0.319, OPS 0.605, WAR -1.8).
The Chicago Cubs will enter this game riding a terrible nine-game losing streak. The Cubs were unable to do much against their opponents in their performance last week. Last night, they gave up three runs to the Reds and scored just two in return. Kris Bryant is the leader with an average of .271 in batting. Zach Davies will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 5-5 record on the season with an ERA of 4.32 and 55 Ks in total. The Cubs have smashed a total of 108 home runs this season.
Players to watch: K. Bryant 3B (GP 76, AB 276, R 48, H 75, 2B 16, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 42, TB 141, BB 32, SO 75, SB 4, AVG 0.272, OBP 0.355, SLG 0.511, OPS 0.866, WAR 1.7), J. Baez SS (GP 77, AB 275, R 38, H 62, 2B 6, 3B 2, HR 18, RBI 50, TB 126, BB 13, SO 111, SB 10, AVG 0.225, OBP 0.274, SLG 0.458, OPS 0.732, WAR 2).
Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Chi Cubs.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’ last 5 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
The Phillies have been struggling to climb the ladder and the Cubs are in desperate need of a victory. Chicago will need to break their terrible losing streak. The online baseball odds favor the Phillies to rebound from their last game and get past the struggling Cubs.
Score Prediction: Phillies 5, Cubs 3.