Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Ted Barrett | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: St. Louis Cardinals | Chicago Cubs
Summary
2:20 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
St. Louis 48-47 -9.95 24-24 24-23 42-48-5 42-53 -12.97
Chi. Cubs 56-38 2.82 29-15 27-23 44-48-2 52-42 13.65
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -155 145 OFF
5Dimes -137 132 OFF
Westgate -138 128 OFF
Wynn -140 125 OFF
Boyd -148 138 OFF
Covers.com -145 125 OFF
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Jack Flaherty (R)
Jon Lester (L)
3-4
12-2
5-9
16-3
75.0
111.2
59
92
1.11
1.19
3.24
2.58
3.8
6.4
5.0
3.4
4-9
10-8
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Jack Flaherty (R)
Jon Lester (L)
0-1
2-0
0-3
3-0
13.1
16.2
11
21
1.28
1.80
4.72
4.86
4.0
8.0
8.3
6.3
2-1
3-0
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
STL 239.1 1.43 4.63 239.1 1.43 4.63
Last 3 23.1 2.14 10.03 23.1 2.14 10.03
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
CHC 256.1 1.24 2.67 256.1 1.24 2.67
Last 3 24.1 1.23 2.59 24.1 1.23 2.59
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Ted Barrett 9-9 12-6 10.28 63.7 2.6 316.7
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
STL
CHC
48-47
56-38
42-48
44-48
.242
.262
3.89
3.57
  vs R vs L Start Pen
STL
CHC
.247
.263
.225
.256
3.51
3.90
4.52
3.10
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
STL
CHC
24-23
29-15
22-22
19-24
.242
.268
4.04
3.84
  vs R vs L Start Pen
STL
CHC
.243
.261
.239
.288
3.72
4.12
4.56
3.44
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
STL
CHC
4-6
7-3
7-3
7-3
.270
.259
5.65
3.71
  vs R vs L Start Pen
STL
CHC
.282
.268
.243
.242
3.64
4.63
9.09
2.43
Series Game Records
STL O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
15-17
15-16
14-12
4-2
7-9
7-8
5-8
3-1
8-8
8-8
9-4
1-1
CHC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
19-13
19-11
13-12
5-2
9-7
10-8
8-8
4-1
10-6
9-3
5-4
1-1
Stadium
Wrigley Field
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 10-15 8-8 1-1
Injuries
St. Louis Cardinals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Harrison Bader LF Ques Fri - Knee - 7/19/18 Bader sat out the last game due to a mild left knee hyperextension and it is unclear if he will be available for Friday's matchup against the Cubs.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Miles Mikolas SP Prob Sun - Personal - 7/18/18 Mikolas has been placed on the paternity list but will make his next scheduled start Sunday against the Cubs.
Michael Wacha SP Mid Aug - Oblique - 7/15/18 Wacha has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain and is expected to be absent from the starting rotation until at least the middle of August.
Alex Reyes SP out for season - Upper Body - 6/29/18 Reyes has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list after having season-ending surgery to repair a torn tendon in his right lat muscle.
Adam Wainwright SP Late July - Elbow - 7/17/18 Wainwright has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list while recuperating from inflammation in his pitching elbow and is expected to be held out of action until at least the latter part of July.
Dominic Leone RP Early Aug - Bicep - 6/25/18 Leone has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with right biceps nerve irritation and is expected to be absent from the lineup until at least the beginning of August.
Chicago Cubs
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Brandon Morrow RP Out indefinitely - Bicep - 7/19/18 Morrow has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to right biceps inflammation and there is no timetable for recovery.
Justin Hancock RP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 6/26/18 Hancock is on the 10-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation and there is no timetable for return.
Yu Darvish SP Out indefinitely - Tricep - 7/5/18 Darvish has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with right triceps tendinitis and has no definitive timetable for return.
Eddie Butler SP Late July - Groin - 7/11/18 Butler has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a right groin strain and is likely to remain absent from the bullpen until sometime near the end of July.
Drew Smyly SP Early Aug - Elbow - 6/6/18 Smyly is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and is expected to be out of action until the beginning of August.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
7/19/18 CHC 9 - STL 6 K. Hendricks C. Martinez -149/9.5 O
6/17/18 STL 5 - CHC 0 J. Flaherty J. Quintana 106/8.5 U
6/16/18 STL 3 - CHC 6 C. Martinez K. Hendricks 117/8.5 O
6/15/18 STL 5 - CHC 13 M. Wacha J. Lester 102/8.5 O
5/6/18 STL 4 - CHC 3 x M. Wacha J. Lester -104/8.5 U
5/5/18 STL 8 - CHC 6 x L. Weaver T. Chatwood -121/8.5 O
5/4/18 STL 3 - CHC 2 M. Mikolas J. Quintana -113/8 U
4/19/18 CHC 8 - STL 5 J. Lester L. Weaver -118/7 O
4/17/18 CHC 3 - STL 5 T. Chatwood A. Wainwright -125/8 P
2017 Season
9/28/17 STL 1 - CHC 2 x L. Lynn K. Hendricks -139/8 U
9/27/17 STL 1 - CHC 5 M. Wacha J. Lackey -121/8 U
9/26/17 STL 8 - CHC 7 C. Martinez J. Arrieta 105/8 O
9/25/17 STL 2 - CHC 10 L. Weaver J. Lester -140/8 O
9/17/17 CHC 4 - STL 3 J. Quintana L. Lynn -170/8.5 U
9/16/17 CHC 4 - STL 1 K. Hendricks M. Wacha -149/9.5 U
9/15/17 CHC 8 - STL 2 J. Lackey C. Martinez -116/9 O
7/23/17 CHC 5 - STL 3 J. Quintana M. Wacha -164/8 P
7/22/17 CHC 3 - STL 2 J. Lester A. Wainwright -158/8.5 U
7/21/17 CHC 4 - STL 11 J. Arrieta C. Martinez -142/8 O
6/4/17 CHC 7 - STL 6 K. Hendricks M. Wacha -174/8.5 O
St. Louis: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/19/18 @ CHC 6-9 137/9.5 L/O .956 .366 C. Martinez 5.0 K. Hendricks 4.2
7/15/18 CIN 6-4 -151/8.5 W/O .727 .226 M. Mikolas 4.0 A. DeSclafani 3.1
7/14/18 CIN 2-8 -138/9 L/O .706 .265 J. Flaherty 5.0 L. Castillo 5.0
7/13/18 CIN 1-9 -159/9 L/O .335 .129 C. Martinez 5.0 M. Harvey 5.0
7/11/18 @ CHW 0-4 -144/9.5 L/U .356 .125 L. Weaver 6.0 C. Rodon 7.1
7/10/18 @ CHW 14-2 -181/9.5 W/O 1.066 .372 M. Mikolas 6.0 D. Covey 5.0
7/8/18 @ SF 8-13 108/8 L/O .853 .297 J. Flaherty 2.1 M. Bumgarner 5.1
7/7/18 @ SF 3-2 -123/8.5 W/U .513 .206 C. Martinez 7.0 J. Samardzija 5.0
7/6/18 @ SF 2-3 110/8.5 L/U .552 .167 J. Gant 6.0 D. Rodriguez 6.2
7/5/18 @ SF 11-2 113/7.5 W/O 1.171 .419 L. Weaver 8.0 J. Cueto 5.0
Chi. Cubs: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
7/19/18 STL 9-6 -149/9.5 W/O .903 .342 K. Hendricks 4.2 C. Martinez 5.0
7/15/18 @ SD 7-4 -135/8 W/O .724 .278 J. Lester 5.1 E. Lauer 2.0
7/14/18 @ SD 11-6 -177/8 W/O .997 .325 K. Hendricks 5.0 L. Perdomo 4.1
7/13/18 @ SD 5-4 x -127/8.5 W/O .729 .250 T. Chatwood 5.0 C. Richard 6.0
7/11/18 @ SF 4-5 x -111/8 L/O .716 .220 M. Montgomery 5.0 J. Cueto 5.0
7/10/18 @ SF 2-0 -118/8 W/U .533 .194 J. Quintana 6.0 D. Holland 6.1
7/9/18 @ SF 1-2 x 106/8 L/U .414 .111 K. Hendricks 8.1 A. Suarez 6.0
7/8/18 CIN 6-5 x -155/8.5 W/O .746 .282 J. Lester 6.1 L. Castillo 4.0
7/7/18 CIN 8-7 -137/9.5 W/O .928 .351 T. Chatwood 5.2 M. Harvey 5.2
7/6/18 CIN 2-3 -163/7.5 L/U .562 .229 M. Montgomery 5.0 T. Mahle 6.2
Abbreviations Legend