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Matchup Reports

Wednesday at 10:05 PM
CHICAGO CUBS (35-46) AT OAKLAND (49-35) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
977: CHICAGO CUBS
978: OAKLAND
7.5
-190
35-46
49-35
39-38-4
47-36-1
4.2 / 4.3
4.7 / 4.0
(R) M GARZA
(R) B COLON
3-1
11-2
3.83
2.79
1.16
1.08
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Partly Cloudy with Haze   Temperature: 74.0 °
Humidity: 50   Wind: West at 5.8 MPH (5 KT)
 
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 CUBSGARZA +132
OAKLANDCOLON-132 
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 all games35-46-7.2167-239-49.51283-1413-267.939-38192-1961275-1307
as a road underdog of +175 to +2002-3+0.88-21-630-62-6.52-313-1645-44
in road games18-24-1.173-132-35.6592-756-116.917-22102-94626-660
in July games0-1-124-28+1.5225-201+10.41-022-30199-215
when playing on Wednesday5-6-0.225-36-9.8207-209-325-626-35183-217
in an inter-league game10-5+5.620-25-1.8118-132-228-521-21115-126
in games played on a grass field35-46-7.2167-239-49.51226-1329-245.739-38192-1961211-1236
in night games16-23-5.280-128-31.3581-692-139.321-17106-93595-617
against right-handed starters24-33-6.6118-176-40.4939-1040-190.231-24148-137935-963
after a loss21-24+1.7102-134-15.7679-725-80.924-21119-111671-675
when playing against a team with a winning record14-31-1378-126-22.8566-695-100.524-2198-98607-601
when playing against a team with a winning record in the second half of the season0-0034-55-7.8264-355-63.60-042-43306-287

OAKLAND team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games49-35+12.5219-196+30.71427-1283+77.847-36197-1971239-1337
as a home favorite of -175 to -2003-1+1.26-4-1.279-35+14.22-26-352-53
in home games27-13+11.2121-82+27.9778-571+65.921-1999-94603-678
in July games1-0+133-18+17.8223-199+10.91-028-20183-216
when playing on Wednesday7-6+0.836-28+10.2214-204+4.97-624-37185-215
in an inter-league game10-3+6.828-21+7.3164-133+27.27-622-26128-151
in games played on a grass field49-32+15.6208-186+26.41312-1168+73.645-35185-1911120-1235
in night games34-17+18143-118+33.7869-819+23.231-19120-127761-849
against right-handed starters33-24+8.3146-126+27.31018-900+67.232-24122-136865-953
after a win31-17+14.3121-99+24.6785-648+75.127-21103-108667-690
when playing against a team with a losing record25-13+10.289-68+12.3674-516+37.623-1576-76550-585
when playing against a team with a losing record in the second half of the season0-0036-17+12.8354-213+700-031-21276-272
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
6/19/2013JACKSON(R)@ ST LOUISWESTBROOK(R)1-4L1558.5 unU240962
6/20/2013FELDMAN(R)@ ST LOUISLYNN(R)1-6L1657.5 evU5601060
6/21/2013GARZA(R)HOUSTONKEUCHEL(L)3-1W-17510 unU1071440
6/22/2013WOOD(L)HOUSTONNORRIS(R)3-4L-1409.5 unU882652
6/23/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)HOUSTONLYLES(R)14-6W-1659 evO16621382
6/25/2013JACKSON(R)@ MILWAUKEELOHSE(R)3-9L1308 ovO8511130
6/26/2013FELDMAN(R)@ MILWAUKEEGALLARDO(R)5-4W1258.5 unO11110952
6/27/2013GARZA(R)@ MILWAUKEEPERALTA(R)7-2W1009 unP960982
6/28/2013WOOD(L)@ SEATTLEIWAKUMA(R)4-5L1407 unO7209111
6/29/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)@ SEATTLEHARANG(R)5-3W-1107 ovO10601080
6/30/2013JACKSON(R)@ SEATTLEBONDERMAN(R)7-6W1058 ovO9601071
7/2/2013RUSIN(L)@ OAKLANDGRIFFIN(R)7-8L1958 evO13511040
7/3/2013GARZA(R)@ OAKLANDCOLON(R) 
7/4/2013WOOD(L)@ OAKLANDPARKER(R) 
7/5/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)PITTSBURGHLIRIANO(L) 
7/6/2013JACKSON(R)PITTSBURGHMORTON(R) 
7/7/2013FELDMAN(R)PITTSBURGHGOMEZ(R) 
7/8/2013GARZA(R)@ CHI WHITE SOXSANTIAGO(L) 
7/9/2013WOOD(L)LA ANGELSWILLIAMS(R) 
7/10/2013 LA ANGELS  

OAKLAND - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
6/19/2013MILONE(L)@ TEXASGRIMM(R)4-9L-1159.5 unO6601490
6/20/2013GRIFFIN(R)@ TEXASLINDBLOM(R)3-4L-1059.5 ovU12130851
6/21/2013COLON(R)@ SEATTLEIWAKUMA(R)6-3W-1106.5 ovO810850
6/22/2013STRAILY(R)@ SEATTLEHARANG(R)5-7L-1257.5 unO128013100
6/23/2013PARKER(R)@ SEATTLEBONDERMAN(R)3-6L-1457.5 ovO880720
6/25/2013MILONE(L)CINCINNATIARROYO(R)7-3W-1507.5 evO74010110
6/26/2013GRIFFIN(R)CINCINNATIBAILEY(R)5-0W-1207.5 ovU851240
6/28/2013COLON(R)ST LOUISMILLER(R)6-1W-1107.5 unU970750
6/29/2013PARKER(R)ST LOUISWAINWRIGHT(R)1-7L+1107.5 evO5501051
6/30/2013MILONE(L)ST LOUISWESTBROOK(R)7-5W-1308.5 ovO1261852
7/2/2013GRIFFIN(R)CHICAGO CUBSRUSIN(L)8-7W-2158 evO10401351
7/3/2013COLON(R)CHICAGO CUBSGARZA(R) 
7/4/2013PARKER(R)CHICAGO CUBSWOOD(L) 
7/5/2013MILONE(L)@ KANSAS CITYDAVIS(R) 
7/6/2013STRAILY(R)@ KANSAS CITYSANTANA(R) 
7/7/2013GRIFFIN(R)@ KANSAS CITYMENDOZA(R) 
7/8/2013COLON(R)@ PITTSBURGHLOCKE(L) 
7/9/2013PARKER(R)@ PITTSBURGHCOLE(R) 
7/10/2013 @ PITTSBURGH  
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 Games35-46-7.239-384.20.2430.2954.30.2440.306
Road Games18-24-1.117-223.60.2290.2753.90.2290.294
vs Right-handed Starters24-33-6.631-244.40.2460.2964.50.2460.308
Past 7 Games4-3+1.36-05.40.2580.2935.30.2750.330
Grass Games35-46-7.239-384.20.2430.2954.30.2440.306
Night Games16-23-5.221-174.00.2410.2884.70.2560.314
Interleague10-5+5.68-56.30.2920.3383.80.2330.286
CHICAGO CUBS - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.20.2430.295812774674267870.033202035954451860596856
Road Games3.60.2290.275421465335121350.02143933182427025262832
Righty Starters4.40.2460.296571980488197610.032371404052536342414842
CHICAGO CUBS - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games4.321.362221114106215308618610-13181652.9%
Road Games3.931.300112.352491041942826-7131056.5%

OAKLAND - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games49-35+12.547-364.70.2500.3254.00.2450.296
Home Games27-13+11.221-194.50.2450.3233.90.2380.289
vs Right-handed Starters33-24+8.332-244.80.2520.3224.10.2440.296
Past 7 Games5-2+2.65-25.30.2590.3274.10.2420.281
Grass Games49-32+15.645-354.80.2520.3274.00.2440.294
Night Games34-17+1831-195.30.2550.3273.80.2410.294
Interleague10-3+6.87-65.70.2720.3483.50.2450.289
OAKLAND - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.70.2500.325842889722263890.033703196374260366436346
Home Games4.50.2450.323401353332136360.031711562951828230193622
Righty Starters4.80.2520.322571981499176560.032562064342940247264534
OAKLAND - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.221.194248.79589224227321114-821872.4%
Home Games2.871.144134.74643117143711910-211378.6%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
MATT GARZA recent results and season statistics
MATT GARZA - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts3.831.1553-1849.36.2212142615475-3+3.24-3
Road Starts2.761.1591-0529.35.99923211323-2+2.23-1
Last 3 Starts0.820.9092-03227.3221515232-1+10-2
MATT GARZA - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
6/27/2013at MILWAUKEE7-2+1009WinW71180110PERALTA(R)
6/21/2013HOUSTON3-1-17510Win,UnderW8114128KEUCHEL(L)
6/16/2013at NY METS3-4+1007.5Loss,Under 7003025HEFNER(R)

BARTOLO COLON recent results and season statistics
BARTOLO COLON - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts2.791.08211-216106.36.633331028136113-3+10.210-6
Home Starts2.450.9645-08556.915154726257-1+65-3
Last 3 Starts2.351.0433-03237.7662113123-0+32-1
BARTOLO COLON - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
6/28/2013ST LOUIS6-1-1107.5Win,UnderW8116015MILLER(R)
6/21/2013at SEATTLE6-3-1106.5Win,OverW8337124IWAKUMA(R)
6/16/2013SEATTLE10-2-1307Win,OverW7228003IWAKUMA(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
OAKLAND is 1-0 (+1.0 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS over the last 3 seasons
1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=+1.0 Units)
Games this season
OAKLAND is 1-0 (+1.0 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS this season
1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=+1.0 Units)

All games at OAKLAND over the last 3 seasons
OAKLAND is 1-0 (+1.0 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS over the last 3 seasons
1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=+1.0 Units)
Games played at OAKLAND this season.
OAKLAND is 1-0 (+1.0 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS this season
1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=+1.0 Units)

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
7/2/2013CHICAGO CUBS7+195 Over131051RUSIN(L) 3.3360
 OAKLAND8-2158 evWin103140GRIFFIN(R) 5.77101
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
MATT GARZA vs. OAKLAND since 1997
GARZA is 1-2 when starting against OAKLAND with an ERA of 3.42 and a WHIP of 1.291.
His team's record is 2-2 (-1.0 units) in these starts. The UNDER is 2-2. (-0.4 units)
MATT GARZA recent starts vs. OAKLAND
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/22/2010at OAKLAND3-2-1207Win,UnderW7.7114033BRADEN(L)
7/11/2009OAKLAND2-7-1858.5Loss,OverL6.3337117BRADEN(L)
5/21/2009OAKLAND6-5-1909Win,Over 6.7227048BRADEN(L)

BARTOLO COLON vs. CHICAGO CUBS since 1997
COLON is 0-1 when starting against CHICAGO CUBS with an ERA of 5.33 and a WHIP of 1.579.
His team's record is 1-3 (-3.0 units) in these starts. The UNDER is 2-2. (-0.2 units)
BARTOLO COLON recent starts vs. CHICAGO CUBS
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
6/12/2004CHICAGO CUBS5-10-1409Loss,OverL6669323RUSCH(L)
6/28/2003CHICAGO CUBS7-6-1208Win,Over 5.3666073ZAMBRANO(R)
6/22/2003at CHICAGO CUBS1-2+1059Loss,Under 7003045ZAMBRANO(R)
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 OAKLAND in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1048, 7.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 55.9% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (186-147, +26.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in OAKLAND games 50.6% of the time since 1997. (1109-1081, -88.4 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in OAKLAND games 53.6% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (178-154, +11.0 units)
Edge=CHICAGO CUBS
 
The betting public is favoring the OVER in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 50.9% of the time since 1997. (943-909, -104.1 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 55.5% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (142-114, +14.2 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in OAKLAND games 48.2% of the time since 1997. (780-839, -179.3 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in OAKLAND games 52.5% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (116-105, -1.3 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
CHICAGO CUBS
[P] 04/02/2013 - Arodys Vizcaino 60-day DL (3/27) ( Elbow )
[CF] 06/14/2013 - David DeJesus 15-day DL (6/14) ( Shoulder )
[3B] 04/02/2013 - Ian Stewart 60-day DL (3/22) ( Quad )
[P] 05/28/2013 - Kyuji Fujikawa 60-day DL (5/27), out for season ( Arm )
[P] 06/08/2013 - Rafael Dolis 15-day DL (6/1) ( Forearm )
[CF] 06/30/2013 - Ryan Sweeney expected to miss 4-6 weeks ( Ribs )
[P] 04/02/2013 - Scott Baker 60-day DL (3/31) ( Elbow )
[C] 04/14/2013 - Steve Clevenger 15-day DL (4/14) ( Oblique )
[P] 06/12/2013 - Zach Putnam 15-day DL (6/12) ( Elbow )
OAKLAND
[P] 04/30/2013 - Brett Anderson 60-day DL (4/30) ( Ankle )
[SS] 03/31/2013 - Hiroyuki Nakajima 15-day DL (3/27) ( Hamstring )
[P] 06/29/2013 - Jarrod Parker left last game, "?" next scheduled start Thursday vs. Chicago Cubs ( Hamstring )
[C] 07/02/2013 - John Jaso "?" Wednesday vs. Chicago Cubs ( Hand )
[2B] 04/10/2013 - Scott Sizemore 60-day DL (4/10), out for season ( Knee )
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