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PITTSBURGH PIRATESCHICAGO CUBS
64-62September 24, 8:05 PM | Grass of Wrigley Field54-70
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
PIT64-62-$40312-1252-50
CHC55-70-$68915-1340-57
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
PIT43-2821-3461-57-8-0.05
CHC13-2042-5061-57-7-0.38

SMART CHART
PIT TEAM CHC
4.21RUNS 3.81
4.25 RUNS AGNST4.20
-0.03DIFF -0.40
-$403MONEY -$792
3.82 TEAM ERA3.77
8.82OFF HITS 8.17
3.37OFF WALKS 2.75
7.79 OFF Ks8.81
8.65 DEF HITS8.33
3.10DEF WALKS 3.21
7.33DEF Ks 8.20
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
09/24/2013Pittsburgh-161-166-161-167-167-170
8:05 PMChi Cubs8o-1057o-1208o-1057o-1157o-1157½u-125
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
GERRIT COLE (R) ERA: 3.78 W/L: 7-4
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
07/04/2014PHIW8-2O5100
06/28/2014NYML3-5O4-157
06/03/2014SDW4-1U5⅔100
CHRIS RUSIN (L) ERA: 0.00 W/L: 0-0
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
09/24/2013PITL2-8O2⅓-100
09/18/2013MILL0-7U4-100
09/12/2013PITL1-3U7-100
BULLPENS
Pittsburgh Pirates's relievers have pitched 12 innings in the last 3 games.Chicago Cubs's relievers have pitched 8 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Clint BarmesSS15-Day Disabled List
Gerrit ColeP15-Day Disabled List
Charlie MortonP15-Day Disabled List
Stolmy PimentelP15-Day Disabled List
CHICAGO CUBS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Felix DoubrantP15-Day Disabled List
James McDonaldP60-Day Disabled List
Brian SchlitterP15-Day Disabled List

BETTING TRENDS
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
No trends to report
CHICAGO CUBS
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
09/23/2013MonPIT2CHC1PIT118UC MortonJ Samardzija
09/15/2013SunCHC2PIT3PIT-176UT WoodF Liriano
09/14/2013SatCHC1PIT2PIT-1867US BakerG Cole
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

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
GERRIT COLE VS. CHICAGO CUBS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
04/10/20145-4PIT6543210W
09/24/20138-2PIT672216W
09/14/20132-1PIT751137W
CHRIS RUSIN VS. PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
09/24/20138-2PIT2⅓64411L
09/12/20133-1PIT742202L
09/14/20127-4CHC542206W
09/09/20124-2CHC551134ND
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
PITTSBURGH PIRATES
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
09/23/2013Mon2at CHC1W118C Morton7J Samardzija
09/22/2013Sun3CIN11L-118J Locke1B Arroyo
09/21/2013Sat4CIN2W-110A Burnett7H Bailey
09/20/2013Fri5CIN6L-115F Liriano8M Latos
09/19/2013Thu10SD1W-1817G Cole6I Kennedy
CHICAGO CUBS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
09/23/2013Mon1PIT2L118J Samardzija 6C Morton
09/22/2013Sun2ATL5L147E Jackson6J Teheran
09/21/2013Sat3ATL1W1217T Wood7K Medlen
09/20/2013Fri5ATL9L1259S Baker4P Maholm
09/19/2013Thu5at MIL1W-138J Arrieta7K Lohse
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Pittsburgh's Overall Scoring vs Chi Cubs's Overall Defense4.244.210
Pittsburgh's Away Scoring vs Chi Cubs's Home Defense3.964.011
Pittsburgh's Road ERA vs Chi Cubs's Home ERA Allowed4.1123.412
Chi Cubs's Overall Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Overall Defense3.8124.312
Chi Cubs's Home Scoring vs Pittsburgh's Road Defense3.8104.411
Chi Cubs's Home ERA vs Pittsburgh's Road ERA Allowed3.4103.64
TEAM WEATHER AND NEWS
PITTSBURGH
Pittsburgh Tribune
CHICAGO
Chicago Tribune
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
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.
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
PITTSBURGH PIRATESSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall64-6239-2625-3643-2821-3461-57-812-1252-50
vs Div22-3013-149-1612-1210-1824-24-43-219-28
Last 102-82-30-51-21-67-2-10-12-7
vs AL8-95-23-75-23-710-71-17-8
vs NL56-5334-2422-2938-2618-2751-50-811-1145-42
CHICAGO CUBSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall55-7029-3126-3913-2042-5061-57-715-1340-57
vs Div19-3211-148-181-718-2527-21-36-213-30
Last 106-44-22-20-06-42-80-16-3
vs AL6-82-54-30-36-53-10-10-26-6
vs NL49-6227-2622-3613-1736-4558-47-615-1134-51

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