Chicago
Cubs
Stadium Wrigley Field
95-68 Overall | NL CENTRAL 2nd
TEAM STATSAVGRHRERA
Cubs.2587611673.65
Schedule
Postseason
Tue  10/2
vs
Rockies
L / 131-2
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

The sum of all of their money line implied probabilities (adjusted for the juice) projects to 92 wins. Their 95 actual wins was above expectation. Their strength was at home. They went 44-37 on the road and were expected to win 43.2. They won 51 at home and were expected to win 48.7. The latest simulations project a significant drop in wins with a per simulation average of 91.8 wins and are projected to finish third in the National League. There is not much of a gap between them and the #5 ranked Brewers who are projected for 88.7 wins.

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TEAM STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Since last season their average run differential is +0.7 which ranks #2 in the NL, which is the same as how they rank in win percentage. This is a relatively better road team than a home team. They are the #2 ranked team in run differential in road games, vs #5 in home games.

TEAM STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

ALLOWED TO OPPOSING TEAMS (Lower # is Better):

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TEAM STATS AND BETTING RESULT GAMELOG

Below is a betting recap of all 162 regular games. Anyone who backed the Cubs in all of their games would have earned a +256 unit profit at a 100 per game risk. Against the run line, they have lost -3 units risking 100 units on each pick (81-81 PL). The Cubs have turned a run line profit on the road but have lost at home.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
5 Almora, Albert CF6-220004/16/19943No College
73 Alzolay, Adbert SP6-117503/01/19950No College
9 Baez, Javier 2B6-019012/01/19925No College
13 Bote, David 3B6-121004/07/19931No College
17 Bryant, Kris 3B6-521501/04/19924No College
7 Caratini, Victor C6-120508/17/19932No College
21 Chatwood, Tyler SP5-1120012/16/19897No College
41 Cishek, Steve RP6-621706/18/19869No College
40 Contreras, Willson C6-121205/13/19923No College
11 Darvish, Yu SP6-521608/16/19866No College
53 Davis, Taylor C5-1020011/28/19892No College
71 De La Cruz, Oscar SP6-4200No College
--- Descalso, Daniel 2B5-1019010/19/19869No College
32 Duensing, Brian RP6-020002/22/198310No College
6 Edwards, Carl RP6-317009/03/19914No College
--- Graveman, Kendall SP6-220912/21/19905No College
35 Hamels, Cole SP6-420012/27/198313No College
54 Hancock, Justin SP6-420010/28/19901No College
8 Happ, Ian CF6-020508/12/19942No College
28 Hendricks, Kyle SP6-319012/07/19895No College
22 Heyward, Jason RF6-524008/09/19899No College
20 Kintzler, Brandon RP6-019108/01/19849No College
34 Lester, Jon SP6-424001/07/198413No College
36 Maples, Dillon SP6-223005/09/19922No College
60 Mazzoni, Cory SP6-121010/19/19893No College
24 Mills, Alec SP6-420511/30/19912No College
38 Montgomery, Mike SP6-521507/01/19894No College
15 Morrow, Brandon SP6-320707/26/198412No College
62 Quintana, Jose SP6-122001/24/19897No College
44 Rizzo, Anthony 1B6-324008/08/19898No College
47 Rosario, Randy SP6-121005/18/19942No College
27 Russell, Addison SS6-020001/23/19944No College
--- Ryan, Kyle SP6-522509/25/19914No College
12 Schwarber, Kyle C6-022003/05/19934No College
--- Steele, Justin P6-1180No College
46 Strop, Pedro RP6-122006/13/198510No College
52 Tseng, Jen-Ho SP6-121010/03/19942No College
51 Underwood, Duane SP6-221007/20/19941No College
--- Wick, Rowan P6-323411/09/19921No College
--- Zagunis, Mark RF6-021502/05/19932No College
18 Zobrist, Ben SS6-321005/26/198113No College