Refresh
Page last updated on Fri Sep 04 10:23:53 EDT 2015
Matchup Reports

Saturday at 7:10 PM
CHICAGO CUBS (2-2) AT ATLANTA (3-1) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
957: CHICAGO CUBS
958: ATLANTA
7.5
-171
2-2
3-1
0-4-0
2-2-0
1.8 / 2.5
5.0 / 2.5
(R) C VILLANUEVA
(R) J TEHERAN
0-0
0-0
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Fair   Temperature: 47.0 °
Humidity: 39   Wind: from the Northwest at 19.6 gusting to 29.9 MPH (17 gusting t
 
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 CUBSVILLANUEVA +171 
ATLANTATEHERAN-171 
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
after a loss1-0+1.482-110-16659-701-81.20-195-91647-655
when playing against a team with a winning record0-1-164-96-10.9552-665-88.60-174-78583-581
in all games2-2+0.5134-195-41.91250-1369-260.30-4153-1621236-1273
as a road underdog of +150 to +1750-0012-30-10.658-99-4.90-022-1870-80
in road games2-2+0.557-110-34576-734-115.30-485-76609-642
in April games2-2+0.522-31-7.8185-202-46.30-427-25193-176
when playing on Saturday0-0019-34-13205-217-28.90-025-27188-220
in games played on a grass field2-2+0.5134-195-41.91193-1285-2380-4153-1621172-1202
in night games0-2-264-107-28.1565-671-136.10-285-78574-602
against right-handed starters2-0+2.596-143-31.3917-1007-181.10-2117-115904-941

ATLANTA team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games3-1+1.8186-143+141508-1154-242-2145-1681249-1278
as a home favorite of -150 to -1751-0+130-20-2.3232-131+191-018-29180-167
in home games3-1+1.898-69+1798-539-30.82-271-87624-636
in April games3-1+1.829-25-2221-172+52-228-23173-194
when playing on Saturday0-0029-24+0.4251-180+15.60-024-26209-198
in games played on a grass field3-1+1.8184-142+12.51382-1077-48.52-2144-1661152-1184
in night games3-1+1.8127-104-2.51025-811-63.32-297-121831-902
against right-handed starters2-0+2132-88+23.51107-829-21.11-198-111898-933
after a win1-1-0.2107-77+12837-671-64.51-180-97690-736
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
4/1/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)@ PITTSBURGHBURNETT(R)3-1W1157 unU651361
4/3/2013JACKSON(R)@ PITTSBURGHRODRIGUEZ(L)0-3L1206.5 ovU251660
4/4/2013WOOD(L)@ PITTSBURGHMCDONALD(R)3-2W1357 evU331440
4/5/2013FELDMAN(R)@ ATLANTAMINOR(L)1-4L1857.5 unU511690
4/6/2013VILLANUEVA(R)@ ATLANTATEHERAN(R) 
4/7/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)@ ATLANTAHUDSON(R) 
4/8/2013JACKSON(R)MILWAUKEEESTRADA(R) 
4/9/2013WOOD(L)MILWAUKEEPERALTA(R) 
4/10/2013 MILWAUKEE  
4/11/2013 SAN FRANCISCO  
4/12/2013 SAN FRANCISCO  
4/13/2013 SAN FRANCISCO  

ATLANTA - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/1/2013HUDSON(R)PHILADELPHIAHAMELS(L)7-5W+1007 unO10501080
4/3/2013MAHOLM(L)PHILADELPHIAHALLADAY(R)9-2W-1507 unO961990
4/4/2013MEDLEN(R)PHILADELPHIALEE(L)0-2L-1206.5 unU220891
4/5/2013MINOR(L)CHICAGO CUBSFELDMAN(R)4-1W-2007.5 unU690511
4/6/2013TEHERAN(R)CHICAGO CUBSVILLANUEVA(R) 
4/7/2013HUDSON(R)CHICAGO CUBSSAMARDZIJA(R) 
4/8/2013MAHOLM(L)@ MIAMISLOWEY(R) 
4/9/2013MEDLEN(R)@ MIAMILEBLANC(L) 
4/10/2013 @ MIAMI  
4/12/2013 @ WASHINGTON  
4/13/2013 @ WASHINGTON  
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 Games2-2+0.50-41.70.1330.1682.50.1580.235
Road Games2-2+0.50-41.70.1330.1682.50.1580.235
vs Right-handed Starters2-0+2.50-23.00.1430.1941.50.1150.182
Past 7 Games2-2+0.50-41.70.1330.1682.50.1580.235
Grass Games2-2+0.50-41.70.1330.1682.50.1580.235
Night Games0-2-20-20.50.1230.1383.50.2030.288
CHICAGO CUBS - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games1.70.1330.168412016630.0275393142427
Road Games1.70.1330.168412016630.0275393142427
Righty Starters3.00.1430.1942639420.036421380223
CHICAGO CUBS - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.481.16210.344804120-020100%
Road Games3.481.16210.344804120-020100%

ATLANTA - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games3-1+1.82-25.00.2160.2902.50.2390.292
Home Games3-1+1.82-25.00.2160.2902.50.2390.292
vs Right-handed Starters2-0+21-16.50.2380.3421.50.2150.239
Past 7 Games3-1+1.82-25.00.2160.2902.50.2390.292
Grass Games3-1+1.82-25.00.2160.2902.50.2390.292
Night Games3-1+1.82-25.00.2160.2902.50.2390.292
ATLANTA - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games5.00.2160.2904125271170.061913403222154
Home Games5.00.2160.2904125271170.061913403222154
Righty Starters6.50.2380.34226315540.061310223150131
ATLANTA - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games2.630.80513.74490291-020100%
Home Games2.630.80513.74490291-020100%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
CARLOS VILLANUEVA recent results and season statistics
CARLOS VILLANUEVA - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Road Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Last 3 Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
CARLOS VILLANUEVA - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
9/26/2012at BALTIMORE2-12+1558.5Loss,OverL4.7667417GONZALEZ(R)
9/21/2012at TAMPA BAY1-12+1877Loss,OverL2.3778220SHIELDS(R)
9/15/2012BOSTON2-3-1258Loss,Under 7224126BUCHHOLZ(R)

JULIO TEHERAN recent results and season statistics
JULIO TEHERAN - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Home Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Last 3 Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
JULIO TEHERAN - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
6/10/2012TORONTO4-12+1008.5Loss,Over 4.3444015ROMERO(L)
9/8/2011at NY METS5-1-1058Win,UnderW5.3115023GEE(R)
5/18/2011at ARIZONA4-5-1209.5Loss,Under 4226121SAUNDERS(L)
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
CHICAGO CUBS is 7-8 (+1.6 Units) against ATLANTA over the last 3 seasons
9 of 15 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+2.1 Units)
Games this season
ATLANTA is 1-0 (+1.0 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS this season
1 of 1 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL this season . (Under=+1.0 Units)

All games at ATLANTA over the last 3 seasons
CHICAGO CUBS is 4-4 (+2.4 Units) against ATLANTA over the last 3 seasons
5 of 8 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=+2.0 Units)
Games played at ATLANTA this season.
ATLANTA is 1-0 (+1.0 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS this season
1 of 1 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL this season . (Under=+1.0 Units)

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
4/5/2013CHICAGO CUBS1+185 Under51011FELDMAN(R)L4.7454
 ATLANTA4-2007.5 unWin61390MINOR(L)W7.3150
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
CARLOS VILLANUEVA vs. ATLANTA since 1997
VILLANUEVA is 0-0 when starting against ATLANTA with an ERA of 1.50 and a WHIP of 1.000.
His team's record is 1-0 (+1.6 units) in these starts. The OVER is 0-1. (-1.2 units)
CARLOS VILLANUEVA recent starts vs. ATLANTA
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
9/21/2007at ATLANTA4-1+1559Win,Under 6113134HUDSON(R)

JULIO TEHERAN vs. CHICAGO CUBS since 1997
No recent starts.
JULIO TEHERAN 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 ATLANTA in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1017, 8.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 57% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (154-116, +27.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in ATLANTA games 52.5% of the time since 1997. (1132-1023, +5.4 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in ATLANTA games 56.6% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (158-121, +26.3 units)
Edge=CHICAGO CUBS
 
The betting public is favoring the UNDER in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 50.8% of the time since 1997. (907-878, -105.3 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 56.1% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (106-83, +13.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in ATLANTA games 49.8% of the time since 1997. (817-823, -114.5 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in ATLANTA games 51% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (75-72, -4.4 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CHICAGO CUBS
[2B] 04/02/2013 - Darwin Barney 15-day DL (3/31) ( Knee )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Matt Garza 15-day DL (3/22) ( Side )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Arodys Vizcaino 60-day DL (3/27) ( Elbow )
[3B] 04/02/2013 - Ian Stewart 15-day DL (3/22) ( Quad )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Scott Baker 60-day DL (3/31) ( Elbow )
ATLANTA
[P] 03/31/2013 - Brandon Beachy 15-day DL (3/22) ( Elbow )
[C] 03/31/2013 - Brian McCann 15-day DL (3/22) ( Shoulder )
[SS] 03/31/2013 - Paul Janish 15-day DL (3/22) ( Shoulder )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Jonny Venters 15-day DL (3/27) ( Elbow )
[SS] 04/06/2013 - Andrelton Simmons has been scratched from todays starting lineup vs. Chicago Cubs ( Thumb )
© Sports Handicapping Information All Rights Reserved.

Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
UPDATED:
FOOTBALL: 8/9/2015 - 11/2/2015
BASEBALL 8/13/2015 - 10/4/2015
TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
Michigan State
2
Baylor
3
Michigan State
4
Boise State
5
Washington
09/04/2015
ATP - US OpenCILIC, MARIN vs. KUKUSHKIN, MIKHAIL08:00 AM PST
ATP - US OpenPAIRE, BENOIT vs. ROBREDO, TOMMY08:00 AM PST
WTA - US OpenKASATKINA, DARYA vs. MLADENOVIC, KRISTINA08:00 AM PST
WTA - US OpenSVITOLINA, ELINA vs. MAKAROVA, EKATERINA08:00 AM PST
ATP - US OpenTSONGA, JO-WILFRIED vs. STAKHOVSKY, SERGIY09:15 AM PST
WTA - US OpenVINCI, ROBERTA vs. DUQUE-MARINO, MARIANA09:30 AM PST
WTA - US OpenBOUCHARD, EUGENIE vs. CIBULKOVA, DOMINIKA09:30 AM PST
WTA - US OpenBENCIC, BELINDA vs. WILLIAMS, VENUS10:00 AM PST
ATP - US OpenCHARDY, JEREMY vs. FERRER, DAVID10:45 AM PST
ATP - US OpenBAUTISTA-AGUT, ROBERTO vs. GOFFIN, DAVID10:45 AM PST
WTA - US OpenKONTAVEIT, ANETT vs. BRENGLE, MADISON10:45 AM PST
ATP - US OpenDJOKOVIC, NOVAK vs. SEPPI, ANDREAS11:15 AM PST
MLBDiamondbacks vs Chicago Cubs11:20 AM PST
WTA - US OpenKEYS, MADISON vs. RADWANSKA, AGNIESZKA12:15 PM PST
College FootballCharlotte vs Georgia State12:30 PM PST
ATP - US OpenRAONIC, MILOS vs. LOPEZ, FELICIANO2:00 PM PST
College FootballBaylor vs SMU4:00 PM PST
College FootballMichigan State vs Western Michigan4:00 PM PST
WTA - US OpenWILLIAMS, SERENA vs. MATTEK-SANDS, BETHANIE4:00 PM PST
MLBBraves vs Nationals4:05 PM PST
MLBT Rays vs New York Yankees4:05 PM PST
MLBOrioles vs Blue Jays4:05 PM PST
MLBIndians vs Tigers4:05 PM PST
MLBBrewers vs Reds4:10 PM PST
MLBNew York Mets vs Marlins4:10 PM PST
MLBPhillies vs Red Sox4:10 PM PST
MLBChicago White Sox vs Royals5:10 PM PST
MLBTwins vs Astros5:10 PM PST
MLBPirates vs Cardinals5:15 PM PST
ATP - US OpenFOGNINI, FABIO vs. NADAL, RAFAEL5:15 PM PST
MLBGiants vs Rockies5:40 PM PST
MLBMariners vs Athletics7:05 PM PST
MLBRangers vs Los Angeles Angels7:05 PM PST
MLBLos Angeles Dodgers vs Padres7:10 PM PST
College FootballWashington vs Boise State7:15 PM PST
09/05/2015
College FootballStanford vs Northwestern09:00 AM PST
College FootballPenn State vs Temple12:30 PM PST
College FootballVirginia vs UCLA12:30 PM PST
College FootballLouisville vs Auburn12:30 PM PST
College FootballBYU vs Nebraska12:30 PM PST
College FootballArizona State vs Texas A&M4:00 PM PST
UFCJoaquim Silva vs Nazareno Malegarie4:05 PM PST
UFCJoe Riggs vs Ron Stallings4:30 PM PST
College FootballTexas vs Notre Dame4:30 PM PST
College FootballWisconsin vs Alabama5:00 PM PST
UFCTiago Trator vs Clay Collard5:05 PM PST
UFCRaquel Pennington vs Jessica Andrade5:30 PM PST
UFCFrancisco Rivera vs John Lineker6:05 PM PST
UFCRoss Pearson vs Paul Felder6:30 PM PST
College FootballMississippi State vs Southern Miss7:00 PM PST
UFCAlex Chambers vs Paige VanZant7:10 PM PST
UFCCorey Anderson vs Jan Blachowicz7:35 PM PST
UFCJimi Manuwa vs Anthony Johnson8:05 PM PST
UFCFrank Mir vs Andrei Arlovski8:30 PM PST
UFCJohn Dodson vs Demetrious Johnson9:05 PM PST

x