Chicago Cubs at Miami Marlins Betting Odds and Pick
The Miami Marlins get a visit from the Chicago Cubs in MLB baseball betting action on Tuesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Miami hands the ball to starter Anthony DeSclafani in this one and he'll try to improve on his 1-1 mark on the year. Chicago counters with Jeff Samardzija, who will try to quiet the fans and the Marlins bats at the same time.
Chicago Cubs vs Miami Marlins Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Chicago Cubs were -109 moneyline favorites in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs Miami Marlins Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.4-4 win for the Marlins. A 4.4-4 result in favor of the Marlins is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Miami Marlins sport a record of 35-34 heading into this matchup, while the Chicago Cubs sit at 29-39 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Miami vs Chicago injuries news.
The Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs odds would favor the Cubs if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Miami is rated No. 23 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Chicago is at No. 19.
How Chicago Cubs vs Miami Marlins Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Miami Marlins No. 6 ranked offense (4.51 runs per game) against a Chicago Cubs defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 10 at 4 runs allowed per game. The Miami Marlins have been averaging 8.96 hits per game, more than the Chicago Cubs have managed so far this season (7.94 hits on average).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Miami has the No. 19-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Cubs own the No. 10 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Chicago was a 5-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Marlins. They won as -105 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors. The Cubs beat Miami in extra innings, earning a 5-4 victory at Marlins Park in MLB wagering action.
Chicago Cubs vs Miami Marlins Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games on the road
Chi Cubs is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing Miami
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami's last 11 games
Miami is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games at home
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
Next Betting Matchups
Chicago at Miami, Wednesday, June 18th