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MATCHUP
Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: N/A | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Chicago Cubs | Pittsburgh Pirates
Summary
7:05 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Chi. Cubs 70-50 0.39 38-23 32-27 55-63-2 61-59 5.55
Pittsburgh 61-61 -1.00 33-30 28-31 59-56-7 59-63 -7.56
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line 132 -142 8.5 105
5Dimes 126 -131 8 -115
Westgate 124 -134 8.5 100
Wynn 118 -133 8.5 -105
Boyd 125 -135 8.5 100
Covers.com 120 -133 8.5 100
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Cole Hamels (L)
Trevor Williams (R)
2-0
10-8
3-0
12-11
18.0
123.0
11
112
0.83
1.24
1.00
3.66
5.3
4.5
2.0
3.9
1-2
7-15
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Cole Hamels (L)
Trevor Williams (R)
2-0
2-1
3-0
2-1
18.0
18.0
11
19
0.83
1.28
1.00
1.00
5.3
3.3
2.0
0.7
1-2
0-3
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
CHC 323.0 1.27 3.37 323.0 1.27 3.37
Last 3 23.1 1.37 3.47 23.1 1.37 3.47
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
PIT 207.0 1.15 2.78 156.0 1.16 2.65
Last 3 16.1 1.16 3.86 12.0 1.00 3.00
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
N/A - - - - - -
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
CHC
PIT
70-50
61-61
55-63
59-56
.259
.250
3.82
4.20
  vs R vs L Start Pen
CHC
PIT
.258
.252
.262
.246
4.17
4.20
3.30
4.21
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
CHC
PIT
32-27
33-30
27-31
29-30
.256
.253
3.35
3.89
  vs R vs L Start Pen
CHC
PIT
.261
.254
.239
.249
3.78
4.07
2.71
3.62
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
CHC
PIT
6-4
4-6
3-7
4-6
.233
.249
4.45
3.81
  vs R vs L Start Pen
CHC
PIT
.217
.237
.333
.267
4.89
3.73
3.66
3.45
Series Game Records
CHC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
22-18
23-15
18-13
6-4
10-12
11-10
9-9
5-3
12-6
12-5
9-4
1-1
PIT O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
22-18
17-22
19-14
2-7
13-7
10-12
8-7
1-2
8-11
7-10
11-7
1-5
Stadium
PNC Park
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 20-20 8-10 1-0
Injuries
Chicago Cubs
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Kris Bryant 3B Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 7/26/18 Bryant is on the 10-day disabled list with inflammation in his left shoulder. There is no set timetable for his return to the lineup.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Brian Duensing RP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 8/3/18 Duensing has landed on the 10-day disabled list with left shoulder inflammation. There is no definitive timetable for his return.
Brandon Morrow RP Out indefinitely - Bicep - 8/15/18 Morrow has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to right biceps inflammation. He has started throwing but is without a clear timetable for return.
Justin Hancock RP Late Aug - Shoulder - 7/31/18 Hancock has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation and is expected to remain on the DL until at least the end of August.
Yu Darvish SP Late Aug - Tricep - 8/14/18 Darvish is on the 60-day disabled list with right triceps tendinitis but is ramping up his rehab and is lining up to return to the rotation during the end of August.
Drew Smyly SP Late Aug - Elbow - 8/11/18 Smyly is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and is expected to be out of action until the end of August.
Pittsburgh Pirates
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jordy Mercer SS Out indefinitely - Calf - 8/16/18 Mercer is on the 10-day disabled list due to a left calf strain. It is not known when he will return to the lineup.
Sean Rodriguez 1B Early Sept - Abdominal - 8/15/18 Rodriguez has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left abdominal strain and it is unclear when he will return during the start of September.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Nik Turley RP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 6/29/18 Turley is on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow sprain and is without a timetable for return.
Chad Kuhl SP Early Sept - Forearm - 8/1/18 Kuhl has been shifted to the 60-day disabled list with a right forearm strain and is expected to remain on the shelf until at least the start of September.
A.J. Schugel RP Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/15/18 Schugel has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list while recovering from soreness in his right shoulder. He is on a rehab assignment and is lining up to rejoin the team during the end of August.
Nick Burdi RP Early Sept - Elbow - 8/16/18 Burdi has been placed on the 60-day disabled list while he is recovering from Tommy John surgery and is likely to remain out of the lineup the start of September.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
8/16/18 PIT 0 - CHC 1 I. Nova J. Lester 107/8.5 U
8/1/18 PIT 2 - CHC 9 N. Kingham C. Hamels 116/8 O
7/31/18 PIT 5 - CHC 4 J. Taillon J. Lester -111/7.5 O
6/10/18 CHC 1 - PIT 7 K. Hendricks I. Nova -185/9 U
6/9/18 CHC 2 - PIT 0 J. Lester N. Kingham -162/8 U
6/8/18 CHC 3 - PIT 1 M. Montgomery C. Kuhl -156/8 U
5/30/18 PIT 2 - CHC 1 J. Musgrove K. Hendricks 121/8 U
5/29/18 PIT 6 - CHC 8 N. Kingham J. Lester 117/8.5 O
5/28/18 PIT 0 - CHC 7 C. Kuhl M. Montgomery -106/9 U
4/12/18 CHC 1 - PIT 6 K. Hendricks T. Williams -187/8.5 U
4/11/18 CHC 13 - PIT 5 J. Lester S. Brault -154/8 O
4/10/18 CHC 5 - PIT 8 T. Chatwood I. Nova -148/9 O
2017 Season
9/7/17 PIT 2 - CHC 8 J. Taillon J. Lester 121/7.5 O
9/6/17 PIT 0 - CHC 1 G. Cole J. Quintana 113/7.5 U
9/5/17 PIT 4 - CHC 3 S. Brault K. Hendricks 146/8.5 U
9/4/17 PIT 12 - CHC 0 C. Kuhl J. Arrieta 156/8.5 O
8/30/17 CHC 17 - PIT 3 J. Quintana I. Nova -190/9 O
8/29/17 CHC 4 - PIT 1 J. Arrieta C. Kuhl -230/8 U
8/28/17 CHC 6 - PIT 1 M. Montgomery T. Williams -175/8.5 U
7/9/17 CHC 3 - PIT 14 J. Lester C. Kuhl -177/9 O
Chi. Cubs: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/16/18 @ PIT 1-0 -116/8.5 W/U .544 .206 J. Lester 6.0 I. Nova 6.2
8/15/18 MIL 8-4 -141/9 W/O 1.054 .351 K. Hendricks 6.0 J. Guerra 3.2
8/14/18 MIL 0-7 -140/9.5 L/U .356 .100 J. Quintana 5.0 J. Chacin 7.0
8/12/18 WAS 4-3 121/7.5 W/U .570 .188 C. Hamels 7.0 M. Scherzer 7.0
8/11/18 WAS 4-9 -130/9 L/O .702 .306 J. Lester 3.2 T. Roark 7.2
8/10/18 WAS 3-2 -134/8.5 W/U .451 .148 K. Hendricks 6.0 J. Hellickson 5.2
8/8/18 @ KC 0-9 -210/9.5 L/U .265 .103 J. Quintana 6.1 H. Fillmyer 7.0
8/7/18 @ KC 5-0 -170/8.5 W/U .734 .265 M. Montgomery 6.0 B. Keller 6.0
8/6/18 @ KC 3-1 -200/9 W/U .783 .265 C. Hamels 6.0 J. Junis 5.0
8/5/18 SD 6-10 -187/12 L/O .874 .316 J. Lester 5.0 J. Lucchesi 5.2
Pittsburgh: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/16/18 CHC 0-1 107/8.5 L/U .412 .194 I. Nova 6.2 J. Lester 6.0
8/15/18 @ MIN 4-6 105/8 L/O .816 .316 C. Archer 5.0 J. Berrios 3.2
8/14/18 @ MIN 2-5 -129/9 L/U .551 .212 J. Taillon 6.0 J. Odorizzi 5.2
8/12/18 @ SF 3-4 -103/7.5 L/U .408 .129 J. Musgrove 6.0 D. Rodriguez 7.0
8/11/18 @ SF 4-0 118/8.5 W/U .535 .188 T. Williams 7.0 T. Blach 4.0
8/10/18 @ SF 10-13 108/8 L/O 1.049 .386 C. Holmes 2.2 D. Holland 6.1
8/9/18 @ SF 10-5 136/8 W/O .908 .317 I. Nova 6.0 A. Suarez 5.0
8/8/18 @ COL 4-3 111/9.5 W/U .777 .289 C. Archer 5.0 G. Marquez 6.0
8/7/18 @ COL 10-2 -109/11 W/O .879 .270 J. Taillon 9.0 C. Bettis 4.2
8/6/18 @ COL 0-2 120/10.5 L/U .295 .071 J. Musgrove 7.0 K. Freeland 7.0
Abbreviations Legend