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CHICAGO CUBSPITTSBURGH PIRATES
67-84September 14, 7:05 PM | Grass of PNC Park80-70
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
CHC67-84-$58216-1751-67
PIT80-70$21917-1363-57
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
CHC14-2053-6476-67-7-0.52
PIT57-3223-3871-71-80.25

SMART CHART
CHC TEAM PIT
3.77 RUNS4.27
4.30 RUNS AGNST4.01
-0.52 DIFF0.27
-$582 MONEY$219
3.91 TEAM ERA3.59
8.13 OFF HITS8.89
2.66 OFF WALKS3.27
8.99OFF Ks 7.62
8.55 DEF HITS8.38
3.12 DEF WALKS3.11
8.11 DEF Ks7.53
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
09/14/2013Chi Cubs7½o-1157o-1057½o-1157o-1107o-1107o-115
7:05 PMPittsburgh-192-186-192-183-183-185
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
SCOTT BAKER (R) ERA: 6.66 W/L: 2-3
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
09/05/2014SEAL5-7O4⅓-100
08/29/2014HOUW13-6O6⅓114
08/24/2014KCW3-1U5141
GERRIT COLE (R) ERA: 3.92 W/L: 9-5
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
09/12/2014CHCW7-3O6100
09/07/2014CHCW10-4O6100
09/01/2014STLL4-5O6⅓-100
BULLPENS
Chicago Cubs's relievers have pitched 7⅓ innings in the last 3 games.Pittsburgh Pirates's relievers have pitched 8⅔ innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
CHICAGO CUBS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Starlin CastroSSOut Indefinitely (ankle)
Edwin JacksonP15-Day Disabled List
James McDonaldP60-Day Disabled List
Justin RuggianoOF60-Day Disabled List
Ryan SweeneyOF60-Day Disabled List
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Pedro Alvarez3BOut For Season (foot)
Charlie MortonP15-Day Disabled List

BETTING TRENDS
CHICAGO CUBS
No trends to report
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
09/13/2013FriCHC5PIT4CHC-1717OJ ArrietaC Morton
09/12/2013ThuCHC1PIT3PIT-172UC RusinJ Locke
07/07/2013SunPIT3CHC4CHC1359UA BurnettC Villanueva
07/06/2013SatPIT1CHC4CHC1059UC MortonE Jackson
07/05/2013FriPIT6CHC2PIT127OF LirianoJ Samardzija
06/09/2013SunPIT1CHC4CHC116UJ LockeE Jackson
06/08/2013SatPIT6CHC2PIT-1097OA BurnettJ Samardzija
06/07/2013FriPIT2CHC0PIT1107UF LirianoT Wood
05/23/2013ThuCHC2PIT4PIT-131UE JacksonJ Gomez
05/22/2013WedCHC0PIT1PIT-137UJ Samardzija F Liriano

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
SCOTT BAKER VS. PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
09/14/20132-1PIT631104ND
GERRIT COLE VS. CHICAGO CUBS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
09/12/20147-3PIT653316W
09/07/201410-4PIT694308W
04/10/20145-4PIT6543210W
09/24/20138-2PIT672216W
09/14/20132-1PIT751137W
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
CHICAGO CUBS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
09/13/2013Fri5at PIT4W-1717J Arrieta5C Morton
09/12/2013Thu1at PIT3L-172C Rusin7J Locke
09/11/2013Wed0at CIN6L-181J Samardzija 5⅔M Leake
09/10/2013Tue9at CIN1W-2458E Jackson7T Cingrani
09/09/2013Mon2at CIN0W-174T Wood7B Arroyo
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
09/13/2013Fri4CHC5L-1717C Morton5J Arrieta
09/12/2013Thu3CHC1W-172J Locke7C Rusin
09/11/2013Wed7at TEX5W-1328A Burnett6⅓M Garza
09/10/2013Tue5at TEX4W-1278F Liriano6M Perez
09/09/2013Mon1at TEX0W-165G Cole7Y Darvish
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Chi Cubs's Overall Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Overall Defense3.8124.09
Chi Cubs's Away Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Home Defense3.883.99
Chi Cubs's Road ERA vs Pittsburgh's Home ERA Allowed4.5144.33
Pittsburgh's Overall Scoring vs Chi Cubs's Overall Defense4.334.313
Pittsburgh's Home Scoring vs Chi Cubs's Road Defense4.444.715
Pittsburgh's Home ERA vs Chi Cubs's Road ERA Allowed3.393.57
TEAM WEATHER AND NEWS
CHICAGO
Chicago Tribune
PITTSBURGH
Pittsburgh Tribune
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
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.
PIRATES
Pirates are third worst in the league in times striking out with 8.2 per game.
Pirates have the second stingiest defence in the league at 3.6 runs per game.
Pirates are second best in the league in giving up hits, allowing 8.0 per game.
Pirates are third in the league in striking out opponents with 7.8 per game.

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
CHICAGO CUBSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall67-8437-3630-4814-2053-6476-67-716-1751-67
vs Div28-4116-1712-242-726-3438-28-37-421-37
Last 103-72-21-51-02-77-31-22-5
vs AL9-115-54-60-39-86-12-10-39-8
vs NL58-7332-3126-4214-1744-5670-55-616-1442-59
PITTSBURGH PIRATESSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall80-7047-2933-4157-3223-3871-71-817-1363-57
vs Div33-3719-1714-2021-1512-2232-34-47-326-34
Last 108-23-15-18-20-06-43-15-1
vs AL9-96-23-76-23-710-81-18-8
vs NL71-6141-2730-3451-3020-3161-63-816-1255-49

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