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Philadelphia Phillies vs. Chicago Cubs – MLB – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Philadelphia Phillies (49-43) and Chicago Cubs (35-57) clash on Friday at 7:05 PM ET, opening a three-game series at Citizens Bank Park.

The Phillies are a home favorite (-135) versus the Cubs (+115). The Phillies will give the ball to Kyle Gibson (5-3) versus the Cubs and Justin Steele (3-6). The total in the game is set at 9 total runs.

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Phillies vs. Cubs Last 10 Games Betting Performance


  • Philadelphia was the moneyline favorite in four of its last 10 games, and went 3-1 in those matchups.
  • Over their last 10 matchups (all had set totals), the Phillies combined with their opponents to hit the over on the total two times.
  • Philadelphia is 8-2-0 against the spread over its past 10 games.


  • Chicago has played as the underdog in eight of its past 10 games and has won one of those contests.
  • In their last 10 games with a total, the Cubs and their opponents have failed to hit the over eight times.
  • Chicago is 4-6-0 ATS over its last 10 games.
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Phillies vs. Cubs Starting Pitcher Betting Trends

Projected starter: Kyle Gibson

  • The Phillies are 14-4-0 ATS in Gibson’s 18 starts that had a set spread.
  • The Phillies have been the moneyline favorite in seven of Gibson’s starts this season, and they went 5-2 in those games.
  • Gibson’s team has won 11 of his 18 starts.
  • Gibson’s starts with a set total this season have gone over the run total in seven of 18 games.

Projected starter: Justin Steele

  • Steele’s team is 7-10-0 against the spread this season in his starts.
  • His team has won 45.5% of his starts when they are underdogs on the moneyline (5-6).
  • In games Steele has started, his team is 6-11.
  • In Steele’s 17 starts with a total, the teams have hit the over nine times.

Phillies Batting Leaders

  • Kyle Schwarber paces the Phillies with 29 home runs and 58 runs batted in.
  • Among all hitters in MLB action, Schwarber’s home run total ranks second and his RBI tally ranks 15th.
  • Rhys Hoskins is batting .244 with 17 doubles, two triples, 19 home runs and 45 walks.
  • Hoskins ranks 18th in home runs and 61st in RBI among MLB hitters this season.
  • J.T. Realmuto has 14 doubles, two triples, eight home runs and 24 walks while hitting .252.
  • Realmuto has safely hit in four straight games. During his last five outings he is hitting .444 with three doubles, a home run, a walk and three RBI.
  • Alec Bohm’s .276 batting average paces his team.
  • Bohm heads into this matchup on a six-game hitting streak. During his last 10 outings he is hitting .382 with a double, a triple, two home runs, two walks and eight RBI.

Cubs Batting Leaders

  • Ian Happ is batting .274 with nine home runs and 42 RBI for Chicago this season.
  • In all of MLB, Happ ranks 103rd in home runs and 69th in RBI.
  • Willson Contreras has collected 73 hits this season and has an OBP of .366. He’s slugging .455 on the year.
  • Contreras is 51st among batters in MLB in home runs, and 112th in RBI.
  • Nico Hoerner leads Chicago with a .307 batting average while slugging five homers and driving in 27 runs.
  • Patrick Wisdom leads Chicago in home runs with 17 and runs batted in with 46.

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