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Matchup Reports

Saturday at 1:05 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (7-4) AT CHICAGO CUBS (4-6) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
901: SAN FRANCISCO
902: CHICAGO CUBS
8.0
+107
7-4
4-6
6-5-0
4-6-0
4.4 / 4.1
3.3 / 4.1
(L) M BUMGARNER
(R) J SAMARDZIJA
2-0
1-1
1.32
2.63
0.88
0.80
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Mostly Cloudy   Temperature: 54.0 °
Humidity: 51   Wind: Southwest at 11.5 MPH (10 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
SAN FRANCISCOBUMGARNER-158
CHICAGO CUBSSAMARDZIJA +158 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
SAN FRANCISCO team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games7-4+2.3199-154+23.41434-1227+117.26-5173-1661279-1254
when the total is 8 to 8.51-0+126-24+2.8481-441+4.81-033-17461-428
on the road with a money line of -100 to -1250-0022-24-5.5159-142-30-025-20163-130
in road games3-2+0.895-81+15.8656-674+40.52-397-73667-603
on the road when the total is 8 to 8.51-0+124-21+4.3203-230-10.81-030-15227-194
in April games7-4+2.332-26+3.4217-178+27.76-528-28192-176
when playing on Saturday0-1-1.231-24+3.9214-216-17.11-025-29194-221
in day games3-4-1.965-64-8507-476-17.44-364-60482-459
in games played on a grass field7-4+2.3199-154+23.41371-1169+111.66-5173-1661209-1206
against right-handed starters4-3+0.3130-116-6.61051-901+725-2126-109956-903
after a loss2-1+0.786-66+11.8652-577+48.51-272-74597-569
when playing against a team with a losing record2-3-1.9114-77+15.3706-529+60.83-290-93582-595

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 games4-6-1.3136-199-43.71252-1373-262.14-6157-1641240-1275
when the total is 8 to 8.50-1-147-75-21.7420-457-76.91-062-59438-415
as a home underdog of +100 to +1250-1-129-31+1.893-132-28.61-026-32115-99
in home games2-2+0.279-87-7.7674-637-146.83-171-87630-630
at home when the total is 8 to 8.50-1-126-27-0.3196-186-40.11-026-26185-184
in April games4-6-1.324-35-9.6187-206-48.24-631-27197-178
when playing on Saturday0-1-119-35-14205-218-29.91-026-27189-220
in day games3-3+0.771-91-15.6683-699-128.12-470-86661-671
in games played on a grass field4-6-1.3136-199-43.71195-1289-239.94-6157-1641176-1204
against left-handed starters0-2-238-52-10.6333-362-79.10-236-47332-332
after a win0-3-351-84-25.3589-662-173.91-258-69588-611
when playing against a team with a winning record1-4-2.765-99-12.6553-668-90.32-376-80585-583
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.
SAN FRANCISCO - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/1/2013CAIN(R)@ LA DODGERSKERSHAW(L)0-4L1406 unU430770
4/2/2013BUMGARNER(L)@ LA DODGERSRYU(L)3-0W1007 unU1050222
4/3/2013LINCECUM(R)@ LA DODGERSBECKETT(R)5-3W1207 ovO6117122
4/5/2013ZITO(L)ST LOUISWESTBROOK(R)1-0W-1157.5 ovU6110341
4/6/2013VOGELSONG(R)ST LOUISMILLER(R)3-6L-1207 unO7801160
4/7/2013CAIN(R)ST LOUISWAINWRIGHT(R)3-14L-1306.5 evO10621560
4/8/2013BUMGARNER(L)COLORADODE LA ROSA(L)4-2W-1807 unU841670
4/9/2013LINCECUM(R)COLORADONICASIO(R)9-6W-1257 evO14101440
4/10/2013ZITO(L)COLORADOFRANCIS(L)10-0W-1357.5 ovO16130771
4/11/2013VOGELSONG(R)@ CHICAGO CUBSFELDMAN(R)7-6W-1308 unO91021262
4/12/2013CAIN(R)@ CHICAGO CUBSVILLANUEVA(R)3-4L-1409.5 ovU7401080
4/13/2013BUMGARNER(L)@ CHICAGO CUBSSAMARDZIJA(R) 
4/14/2013LINCECUM(R)@ CHICAGO CUBSJACKSON(R) 
4/16/2013ZITO(L)@ MILWAUKEEPERALTA(R) 
4/17/2013 @ MILWAUKEE  
4/18/2013 @ MILWAUKEE  
4/19/2013 SAN DIEGO  
4/20/2013 SAN DIEGO  

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)5-6L1607.5 unO131201281
4/7/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)@ ATLANTAHUDSON(R)1-5L1207 unU571661
4/8/2013JACKSON(R)MILWAUKEEESTRADA(R)4-7L-1159.5 unO97012121
4/9/2013WOOD(L)MILWAUKEEPERALTA(R)6-3W-1057.5 unO9839101
4/11/2013FELDMAN(R)SAN FRANCISCOVOGELSONG(R)6-7L+1208 unO12629102
4/12/2013VILLANUEVA(R)SAN FRANCISCOCAIN(R)4-3W+1309.5 ovU1080740
4/13/2013SAMARDZIJA(R)SAN FRANCISCOBUMGARNER(L) 
4/14/2013JACKSON(R)SAN FRANCISCOLINCECUM(R) 
4/16/2013 TEXASHOLLAND(L) 
4/17/2013 TEXAS  
4/18/2013 TEXAS  
4/19/2013 @ MILWAUKEE  
4/20/2013 @ MILWAUKEE  
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.
SAN FRANCISCO - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games7-4+2.36-54.40.2680.3274.10.2310.294
Road Games3-2+0.82-33.60.2220.2633.40.2300.287
vs Right-handed Starters4-3+0.35-24.40.2580.3315.60.2570.322
Past 7 Games4-3+0.15-25.60.2980.3635.40.2660.319
Grass Games7-4+2.36-54.40.2680.3274.10.2310.294
Day Games3-4-1.94-33.90.2540.3224.90.2700.312
SAN FRANCISCO - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.40.2680.32711362972360.0245326337514775
Road Games3.60.2220.263516236620.01169311239321
Righty Starters4.40.2580.3317229591550.023025382509654
SAN FRANCISCO - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.480.9353114122524341-26185.7%
Road Games6.171.37111.7881422120-23175%

CHICAGO CUBS - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games4-6-1.34-63.30.2200.2594.10.2280.307
Home Games2-2+0.23-15.00.2800.3185.00.2640.348
vs Left-handed Starters0-2-20-20.50.1230.1383.50.2030.288
Past 7 Games2-5-2.94-33.90.2560.2935.00.2610.342
Grass Games4-6-1.34-63.30.2200.2594.10.2280.307
Day Games3-3+0.72-43.50.2170.2534.20.2120.300
CHICAGO CUBS - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games3.30.2200.259103377429100.03311887562310812
Home Games5.00.2800.3184143401850.03188331291543
Lefty Starters0.50.1230.1382577210.021118062204
CHICAGO CUBS - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games5.471.48126.3161628311282-13260%
Home Games4.501.49912661206122-01150%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
MADISON BUMGARNER recent results and season statistics
MADISON BUMGARNER - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts1.320.8782-0213.76.822715112-0+20-2
Road Starts0.000.2501-0188.00020061-0+10-1
Last 3 Starts1.320.8782-0213.76.822715112-0+20-2
MADISON BUMGARNER - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
4/8/2013COLORADO4-2-1807Win,UnderW5.7225155DE LA ROSA(L)
4/2/2013at LA DODGERS3-0+1007Win,UnderW8002006RYU(L)
10/25/2012DETROIT2-0+1057Win,UnderW7002028FISTER(R)

JEFF SAMARDZIJA recent results and season statistics
JEFF SAMARDZIJA - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts2.630.8051-1213.76.844605221-1+0.10-2
Home Starts0.000.0000-00010000000-000-0
Last 3 Starts2.630.8051-1213.76.844605221-1+0.10-2
JEFF SAMARDZIJA - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
4/7/2013at ATLANTA1-5+1207Loss,UnderL5.74440413HUDSON(R)
4/1/2013at PITTSBURGH3-1+1157Win,UnderW8002019BURNETT(R)
9/8/2012at PITTSBURGH4-3+1307WinW9324019MCDONALD(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
SAN FRANCISCO is 11-7 (+0.9 Units) against CHICAGO CUBS over the last 3 seasons
9 of 15 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+2.4 Units)
Games this season
CHICAGO CUBS is 1-1 (+0.3 Units) against SAN FRANCISCO this season
1 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=-0.2 Units, Under=-0.2 Units)

All games at CHICAGO CUBS over the last 3 seasons
CHICAGO CUBS is 5-6 (+0.2 Units) against SAN FRANCISCO over the last 3 seasons
5 of 9 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Under=+0.6 Units)
Games played at CHICAGO CUBS this season.
CHICAGO CUBS is 1-1 (+0.3 Units) against SAN FRANCISCO this season
1 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=-0.2 Units, Under=-0.2 Units)

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
4/12/2013SAN FRANCISCO3-140 Under70140CAIN(R) 7272
 CHICAGO CUBS4+1309.5 ovWin103080VILLANUEVA(R) 7.3031
4/11/2013SAN FRANCISCO7-130  900102VOGELSONG(R)W6481
 CHICAGO CUBS6+1208 unOver121162FELDMAN(R)L4.3273
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
MADISON BUMGARNER vs. CHICAGO CUBS since 1997
BUMGARNER is 3-2 when starting against CHICAGO CUBS with an ERA of 2.79 and a WHIP of 1.190.
His team's record is 4-2 (+1.3 units) in these starts. The UNDER is 2-2. (-0.3 units)
MADISON BUMGARNER recent starts vs. CHICAGO CUBS
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/31/2012at CHICAGO CUBS4-6-18010LossL4546123VOLSTAD(R)
6/1/2012CHICAGO CUBS4-3-1657WinW82280011MAHOLM(L)
8/31/2011CHICAGO CUBS4-0-1707Win,UnderW80020211LOPEZ(R)

JEFF SAMARDZIJA vs. SAN FRANCISCO since 1997
SAMARDZIJA is 0-0 when starting against SAN FRANCISCO with an ERA of 3.60 and a WHIP of 2.400.
His team's record is 0-1 (-1.0 units) in these starts. The OVER is 0-1. (-1.1 units)
JEFF SAMARDZIJA recent starts vs. SAN FRANCISCO
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
6/4/2012at SAN FRANCISCO2-3+1256.5Loss,Under 5227056VOGELSONG(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 CHICAGO CUBS in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in SAN FRANCISCO games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1047, -28.1 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in SAN FRANCISCO games 48% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (145-157, -30.4 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 52.2% of the time since 1997. (1112-1018, +9.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CHICAGO CUBS games 57.1% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (156-117, +28.8 units)
Edge=SAN FRANCISCO
 
The betting public is favoring the UNDER in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in SAN FRANCISCO games 51.4% of the time since 1997. (794-752, -68.2 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in SAN FRANCISCO games 49.1% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (78-81, -10.9 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 50.8% of the time since 1997. (909-882, -108.2 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CHICAGO CUBS games 55.4% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (108-87, +10.1 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
SAN FRANCISCO
[2B] 03/31/2013 - Tony Abreu 15-day DL (3/22) ( Quad )
[1B] 03/31/2013 - Brett Pill 15-day DL (3/22) ( Knee )
[P] 03/31/2013 - Eric Surkamp 15-day DL (3/22) ( Elbow )
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 )
[P] 04/13/2013 - Kyuji Fujikawa out indefinitely ( Undisclosed )
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