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CHICAGO CUBS (43-53) AT ARIZONA (51-47) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
909: CHICAGO CUBS
910: ARIZONA
9.0
-185
43-53
51-47
45-46-5
41-53-4
4.1 / 4.3
4.1 / 4.1
(L) C RUSIN
(L) T SKAGGS
0-0
2-1
8.11
4.03
1.80
1.31
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: A Few Clouds   Temperature: 99.0 °
Humidity: 29   Wind: from the West at 12.7 gusting to 17.3 MPH (11 gusting to 15
 
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Line
TeamPitcherEstimateEdge
CHICAGO CUBSRUSIN +146 
ARIZONASKAGGS-146 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
CHICAGO CUBS team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in road games21-27+0.276-135-34.3595-759-115.619-26104-98628-664
on the road when the total is 9 to 9.52-0+2.412-16+0.5182-245-60.20-111-14179-212
in July games8-8+2.232-35+4.6233-208+13.57-828-38205-223
when playing on Monday6-4+2.230-22+12.7156-135+10.46-326-23143-138
in games played on a grass field43-53-4175-246-46.41234-1336-242.645-46198-2041217-1244
in night games22-26-0.486-131-26.6587-695-134.526-20111-96600-620
against left-handed starters13-15-0.151-65-8.7346-375-77.211-1547-60343-345
after a loss26-26+6.1107-136-11.2684-727-76.426-26121-116673-680
when playing against a team with a winning record19-35-10.683-130-20.4571-699-98.127-27101-104610-607
when playing against a team with a winning record in the second half of the season5-4+2.439-59-5.4269-359-61.23-645-49309-293
in all games43-53-4175-246-46.41291-1420-264.845-46198-2041281-1315
when the total is 9 to 9.511-5+633-34+3.1368-408-90.75-926-35332-390
as a road underdog of +150 to +1753-9-4.115-39-14.761-108-93-925-2773-89

ARIZONA team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games51-47+3.4229-200+17.21280-1289-132.141-53195-2161211-1245
when the total is 9 to 9.515-12+1.885-63+9.6468-462-288-1861-79445-434
as a home favorite of -150 to -1758-1+6.436-14+13.4125-74+5.51-820-2992-100
in home games27-20+3.2122-91+5.3693-592-66.715-3090-114634-599
at home when the total is 9 to 9.513-6+5.570-45+10.2305-270-22.46-1247-63298-246
in July games9-8+0.738-32+2.2199-213-29.27-934-32184-203
when playing on Monday6-8-2.823-27-9.4141-133-4.88-624-24132-132
in games played on a grass field51-47+3.4229-200+17.21233-1235-124.841-53195-2161168-1190
in night games34-34+0.2165-142+13.2918-895-69.933-33140-156841-896
against left-handed starters17-15+3.574-71-5.3375-371-40.711-2065-75360-358
after a win27-23+3.5127-101+18.6663-610-31.720-28102-116592-621
when playing against a team with a losing record29-22+5.5132-96+17.2643-560-45.525-25108-109574-570
when playing against a team with a losing record in the second half of the season8-6+1.666-42+11.2329-276-30.94-948-53271-300
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
CHICAGO CUBS - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
7/8/2013GARZA(R)@ CHI WHITE SOXSANTIAGO(L)8-2W1108 ovO13101530
7/9/2013WOOD(L)LA ANGELSBLANTON(R)7-2W+1259 ovP960650
7/10/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)LA ANGELSWILSON(L)2-13L+1208 unO5201570
7/11/2013JACKSON(R)ST LOUISWESTBROOK(R)3-0W+1158.5 unU761470
7/12/2013VILLANUEVA(R)ST LOUISKELLY(R)2-3L+1008.5 unU560770
7/13/2013GARZA(R)ST LOUISLYNN(R)6-4W+1057.5 unO1210112133
7/14/2013WOOD(L)ST LOUISWAINWRIGHT(R)6-10L+1407 evO117121150
7/19/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)@ COLORADODE LA ROSA(L)3-1W1409.5 ovU890540
7/20/2013VILLANUEVA(R)@ COLORADONICASIO(R)3-9L14510 ovO88213100
7/21/2013JACKSON(R)@ COLORADOCHATWOOD(R)3-4L15010.5 evU10121531
7/22/2013GARZA(R)@ ARIZONASKAGGS(L) 
7/23/2013WOOD(L)@ ARIZONACORBIN(L) 
7/24/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)@ ARIZONAKENNEDY(R) 
7/25/2013VILLANUEVA(R)@ ARIZONAMILEY(L) 
7/26/2013JACKSON(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOCAIN(R) 
7/27/2013GARZA(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOBUMGARNER(L) 
7/28/2013WOOD(L)@ SAN FRANCISCOLINCECUM(R) 
7/29/2013 MILWAUKEE  

ARIZONA - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
7/8/2013DELGADO(R)LA DODGERSGREINKE(R)1-6L-1108.5 ovU44117110
7/9/2013KENNEDY(R)LA DODGERSNOLASCO(R)1-6L-1159 unU5521071
7/10/2013SKAGGS(L)LA DODGERSRYU(L)5-7L-1108.5 unO98015131
7/11/2013MILEY(L)MILWAUKEEGALLARDO(R)5-3W-1409 unU560960
7/12/2013CORBIN(L)MILWAUKEEGORZELANNY(L)2-1W-1658 unU4318112
7/13/2013DELGADO(R)MILWAUKEELOHSE(R)5-4W-1158 unO650840
7/14/2013KENNEDY(R)MILWAUKEEPERALTA(R)1-5L-1558.5 unU860960
7/19/2013KENNEDY(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOGAUDIN(R)0-2L1107.5 unU560890
7/20/2013MILEY(L)@ SAN FRANCISCOCAIN(R)3-4L1257 unP9130872
7/21/2013DELGADO(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOBUMGARNER(L)3-1W1507 unU872580
7/22/2013SKAGGS(L)CHICAGO CUBSGARZA(R) 
7/23/2013CORBIN(L)CHICAGO CUBSWOOD(L) 
7/24/2013KENNEDY(R)CHICAGO CUBSSAMARDZIJA(R) 
7/25/2013MILEY(L)CHICAGO CUBSVILLANUEVA(R) 
7/26/2013DELGADO(R)SAN DIEGOSTULTS(L) 
7/27/2013SKAGGS(L)SAN DIEGOCASHNER(R) 
7/28/2013CORBIN(L)SAN DIEGOROSS(R) 
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
CHICAGO CUBS - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games43-53-445-464.10.2430.2984.20.2450.309
Road Games21-27+0.219-263.60.2330.2833.80.2250.292
vs Left-handed Starters13-15011-153.60.2340.2924.00.2440.309
Past 7 Games3-4-0.43-43.70.2630.3404.40.2760.346
Grass Games43-53-445-464.10.2430.2984.20.2450.309
Night Games22-26-0.426-204.10.2480.2974.70.2590.320
CHICAGO CUBS - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.10.2430.2989632687953131060.033752546875362475677971
Road Games3.60.2330.283481668388139400.021631183522832230303138
Lefty Starters3.60.2340.2922892521682300.0398772202218022192521
CHICAGO CUBS - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games4.201.401263.31341232583311121911-15231856.1%
Road Games3.631.29012455501111949926-8151060%

ARIZONA - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games51-47+3.441-534.10.2550.3164.10.2550.313
Home Games27-20+3.215-304.00.2500.3143.90.2510.309
vs Right-handed Starters34-32030-334.20.2540.3134.30.2590.311
Past 7 Games4-3+11-52.70.2100.2902.90.2410.302
Grass Games51-47+3.441-534.10.2550.3164.10.2550.313
Night Games34-34+0.233-334.30.2510.3134.10.2610.317
ARIZONA - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.10.2550.316983390863273800.0237830570029682102428427
Home Games4.00.2500.314471531382133400.031731453191229947254411
Righty Starters4.20.2540.313662315587186590.032621995082346662295416
ARIZONA - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.191.243299.31101062663310628022-13281860.9%
Home Games3.031.166148.35250126174714211-615768.2%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
CHRIS RUSIN recent results and season statistics
CHRIS RUSIN - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts8.111.8020-013.33.33362020-1-11-0
Road Starts8.111.8020-013.33.33362020-1-11-0
Last 3 Starts8.111.8020-013.33.33362020-1-11-0
CHRIS RUSIN - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
7/2/2013at OAKLAND7-8+1958Loss,Over 3.3336202GRIFFIN(R)
9/30/2012at ARIZONA7-2+1759.5Win,UnderW5213024COLLMENTER(R)
9/25/2012at COLORADO5-10+13510.5Loss,OverL3.7667110DE LA ROSA(L)

TYLER SKAGGS recent results and season statistics
TYLER SKAGGS - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts4.031.3102-15295.8131328410253-2+12-3
Home Starts3.091.3722-1423.35.88822210212-2-0.51-3
Last 3 Starts4.151.5001-1317.35.8881927121-2-1.51-2
TYLER SKAGGS - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
7/10/2013LA DODGERS5-7-1108.5Loss,Over 4.3338033RYU(L)
7/5/2013COLORADO5-0-1358.5Win,UnderW8003015DE LA ROSA(L)
6/9/2013SAN FRANCISCO2-6-1409Loss,UnderL5558234GAUDIN(R)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
Games over the last 3 seasons
ARIZONA is 10-9 (+0.4 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS over the last 3 seasons
9 of 19 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=-1.7 Units, Under=-0.3 Units)
Games this season
ARIZONA is 2-1 (+1.3 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS this season
2 of 3 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=+1.0 Units)

All games at ARIZONA over the last 3 seasons
ARIZONA is 7-3 (+2.9 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS over the last 3 seasons
6 of 10 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+1.4 Units)
Games played at ARIZONA this season.
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
6/2/2013ARIZONA8-125  1303121CORBIN(L)W6462
 CHICAGO CUBS4+1157 unOver61061JACKSON(R)L5.75123
6/1/2013ARIZONA12+130  1720130KENNEDY(R)W7431
 CHICAGO CUBS4-1409 ovOver31010SAMARDZIJA(R) 6.3374
5/31/2013ARIZONA2+105 Under70040MILEY(L)L7772
 CHICAGO CUBS7-11511 unWin73020GARZA(R)W7260
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
CHRIS RUSIN vs. ARIZONA since 1997
RUSIN is 1-0 when starting against ARIZONA with an ERA of 1.80 and a WHIP of 1.000.
His team's record is 1-0 (+1.8 units) in these starts. The OVER is 0-1. (-1.2 units)
CHRIS RUSIN recent starts vs. ARIZONA
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
9/30/2012at ARIZONA7-2+1759.5Win,UnderW5213024COLLMENTER(R)

TYLER SKAGGS vs. CHICAGO CUBS since 1997
No recent starts.
TYLER SKAGGS recent starts vs. CHICAGO CUBS
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
No recent games found.
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1055, 4.7 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 55.5% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (192-154, +23.7 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in ARIZONA games 52.2% of the time since 1997. (1065-974, -2.5 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in ARIZONA games 52.1% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (185-170, +3.8 units)
No Edge.
 
The betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 50.8% of the time since 1997. (947-918, -110.4 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 54.3% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (146-123, +7.9 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in ARIZONA games 51.8% of the time since 1997. (807-751, -50.1 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in ARIZONA games 53.2% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (126-111, +1.2 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CHICAGO CUBS
[P] 04/02/2013 - Arodys Vizcaino 60-day DL (3/27) ( Elbow )
[CF] 07/19/2013 - Brian Bogusevic 15-day DL (7/15) ( Hamstring )
[CF] 06/14/2013 - David DeJesus 15-day DL (6/14) ( Shoulder )
[P] 05/28/2013 - Kyuji Fujikawa 60-day DL (5/27), out for season ( Arm )
[P] 06/08/2013 - Rafael Dolis 15-day DL (5/27) ( Forearm )
[CF] 06/30/2013 - Ryan Sweeney 60-day DL (6/30) ( Ribs )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Scott Baker 60-day DL (3/22) ( Elbow )
[P] 06/12/2013 - Zach Putnam 60-day DL (6/12) ( Elbow )
ARIZONA
[P] 06/01/2013 - Brandon McCarthy 15-day DL (5/31) ( Shoulder )
[P] 03/31/2013 - Daniel Hudson 60-day DL (2/18) ( Elbow )
[P] 06/11/2013 - Matt Reynolds 15-day DL (6/10) ( Elbow )
[P] 07/01/2013 - Trevor Cahill 15-day DL (7/1) ( Hip )
[SS] 07/03/2013 - Willie Bloomquist 15-day DL (6/28) ( Hand )
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