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HOUSTON ASTROSCHICAGO CUBS
28-16October 2, 8:05 PM | Grass of Wrigley Field24-18
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
HOU29-16$135411-618-10
CHC24-19$2504-320-16
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
HOU11-918-721-22-20.60
CHC15-119-819-19-50.09

SMART CHART
HOU TEAM CHC
4.36RUNS 4.33
3.80RUNS AGNST 4.21
0.57DIFF 0.12
$1,217MONEY $380
3.38TEAM ERA 3.81
7.57 OFF HITS8.40
3.32 OFF WALKS3.69
9.09 OFF Ks9.98
8.00DEF HITS 8.50
2.43DEF WALKS 2.55
7.68DEF Ks 8.76
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
10/02/2012Houston7½u-1207½u-1127½u-1207½u-1207½u-1207½o-105
8:05 PMChi Cubs-115-131-115-131-131-133
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
BUD NORRIS (R) ERA: 9.88 W/L: 1-4
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
05/10/2015NYYL2-6P3⅓-100
05/05/2015NYML2-3U7-100
04/26/2015BOSW18-7O6⅔100
CHRIS VOLSTAD (R) ERA: 0.00 W/L: 0-0
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
10/02/2012HOUL0-3U7-131
09/27/2012COLL5-7O3-100
09/21/2012STLW5-4U5163
BULLPENS
Houston Astros's relievers have pitched 8⅔ innings in the last 3 games.Chicago Cubs's relievers have pitched 12 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
HOUSTON ASTROS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Samuel DedunoP15-Day Disabled List
Jed LowrieSS60-Day Disabled List
Brett OberholtzerP15-Day Disabled List
Brad PeacockP15-Day Disabled List
CHICAGO CUBS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Chris DenorfiaOF15-Day Disabled List
Tommy La Stella2B15-Day Disabled List
Mike Olt3B60-Day Disabled List
Neil RamirezP15-Day Disabled List
Jacob TurnerP60-Day Disabled List

BETTING TRENDS
HOUSTON ASTROS
No trends to report
CHICAGO CUBS
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
10/01/2012MonHOU3CHC0HOU-105UL HarrellJ Berken
09/12/2012WedCHC5HOU1CHC105UT WoodF Abad
09/11/2012TueCHC0HOU1HOU-105UJ GermanoJ Lyles
09/10/2012MonCHC4HOU1CHC-111UC VolstadD Keuchel
08/15/2012WedHOU2CHC7CHC-132OB NorrisJ Germano
08/14/2012TueHOU10CHC1HOU-120OL HarrellC Volstad
08/13/2012MonHOU1CHC7CHC-179OA GalarragaJ Samardzija
07/01/2012SunHOU0CHC3CHC-1148UWandy RodriguezT Wood
06/30/2012SatHOU2CHC3CHC-143UJ HappM Garza
06/29/2012FriHOU0CHC4CHC-1338UB NorrisP Maholm

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
BUD NORRIS VS. CHICAGO CUBS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
08/23/20147-2CHC244414L
06/22/20134-3HOU663235ND
10/02/20123-0HOU640024W
08/15/20127-2CHC3⅓86634L
06/29/20124-0CHC674411L
CHRIS VOLSTAD VS. HOUSTON ASTROS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
10/02/20123-0HOU752106L
09/10/20124-1CHC541154W
08/14/201210-1HOU584403L
07/10/20115-4FLA673316W
08/21/20106-3FLA652236W
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
HOUSTON ASTROS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
10/01/2012Mon3at CHC0W-105L Harrell6J Berken
09/30/2012Sun7at MIL0W-235J Lyles9M Fiers
09/29/2012Sat5at MIL9L-2829D Keuchel2⅓M Estrada
09/28/2012Fri7at MIL6W-2758Ed Gonzalez5⅔Y Gallardo
09/26/2012Wed2STL0W1708B Norris7⅓C Carpenter
CHICAGO CUBS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
10/01/2012Mon0HOU3L-105J Berken4⅔L Harrell
09/30/2012Sun7at ARI2W-183C Rusin5J Collmenter
09/29/2012Sat2at ARI8L-190J Germano4⅓T Cahill
09/28/2012Fri3at ARI8L-1909T Wood5I Kennedy
09/27/2012Thu5at COL7L-14911C Volstad3J Chacin
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Houston's Overall Scoring vs Chi Cubs's Overall Defense4.474.26
Houston's Away Scoring vs Chi Cubs's Home Defense5.213.55
Houston's Road ERA vs Chi Cubs's Home ERA Allowed3.213.312
Chi Cubs's Overall Scoring vs Houston's Overall Defense4.343.83
Chi Cubs's Home Scoring vs Houston's Road Defense3.7123.73
Chi Cubs's Home ERA vs Houston's Road ERA Allowed3.374.33
TEAM WEATHER AND NEWS
HOUSTON
Houston Chronicle
CHICAGO
Chicago Tribune
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
ASTROS
Astros are second lowest scoring team in the league at 3.8 runs per game.
Astros trail the league in hits with 8.1 per game.
Astros strike out more than any team in the league with 9.5 per game.
Astros are the easiest team to score on in the league, giving up 5.2 runs per game.
Astros are second worst in the league in giving up hits, allowing 9.4 per game.
Astros give up the most free passes in the league allowing 3.8 per game.
Astros strike out the second least opponents in the league with 6.7 per game.
CUBS
Cubs are second lowest scoring team in the league at 3.7 runs per game.
Cubs have the second worst hits stat in the league at 8.1 per game.
Cubs give up the most free passes in the league allowing 3.3 per game.

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
HOUSTON ASTROSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall29-1615-1014-611-918-721-22-211-618-10
vs Div18-119-79-45-613-512-16-19-59-6
Last 107-35-12-24-23-15-4-12-25-1
vs AL25-1514-911-610-815-717-21-211-614-9
vs NL4-11-13-01-13-04-10-04-1
CHICAGO CUBSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall24-1913-811-1115-119-819-19-54-320-16
vs Div14-138-66-78-76-611-13-33-211-11
Last 106-43-13-35-31-15-52-04-4
vs NL24-1913-811-1115-119-819-19-54-320-16

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