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Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs 07/06/2021 Predictions, Previews and Spread
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs 07/06/2021 – The Phillies are two games behind the .500 mark after their last success against Chicago Cubs. The Phillies are now holding a 40-42 record on the season as they remain behind the Braves in the NL East Division. Chicago Cubs are in desperate need of a victory as they enter this game riding a nine-game losing streak. The Cubs have declined to the third spot in the NL Central Division play after dropping consecutive games. Chicago gave up their second position to the Reds. The top sports gambling websites have predicted the Cubs to strike back and break their losing streak.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs 07/06/2021
Philadelphia Phillies went deep from the plate in their last game after smashing 13 runs to victory. The Phillies pitching squad was strong enough to restrict the Cubs to just three. Matt Moore threw four innings with two earned runs and five hits in their success. Aaron Nola will get the mound as their starter in this game. Nola has 118 strikeouts with an ERA of 4.44. The talented pitcher has thrown 95 plus innings this season. The Phillies remain ahead of the Marlins in the NL East and are one game behind the Braves.
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 0.6), 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).
Chicago Cubs were once dominating their division but constant defeat brought them to the third spot. The Cubs are now two-plus games behind the Reds in the NL Central Division play. Chicago is one game ahead of the Cardinals. The Cubs were helpless in their last game as they struggled from the defensive end. Jake Arrieta will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Arrieta is holding an ERA of 5.57 with 62 Ks in total. The talented pitcher has thrown 72 plus innings and surrendered 16 home runs.
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 75, 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 2.1).
Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
Philadelphia is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi Cubs’ last 14 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
Take the Cubs to strike back and win this game with the best mlb betting spreads in their favor. Chicago holds the key to success with Arrieta on the mound. The Phillies batting unit has not been consistent with their performance.
Score Prediction: Cubs 4, Phillies 3.