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Chicago sends Randy Wells vs Wandy Rodriguez in Cubs vs Astros game

Houston AstrosChicago Cubs
July 23, 1:05 PM | GrassWrigley Field

Houston Astros vs Chicago Cubs Odds

33-66TEAM RECORD40-60

The visiting Astros hope for a solid performance on Saturday as they look to steal a win at Wrigley Field against the Chicago Cubs.

The Cubs will turn to Randy Wells and his 1-3 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Astros send Wandy Rodriguez (6-6) to the hill.

View Houston vs Chi Cubs Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
If you're going with the Cubs in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -115 on most baseball betting menus for Monday's contest.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Cubs at No. 13 in the National League and the Astros at No. 11 in the National League heading into this contest.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Astros rank No. 3 in the National League at 9 hits per game. That compares with Chicago’s No. 4 ranking in that category.

Defensively, Houston features the National League's No. 15-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.9 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 in the National League at home, scoring 4 runs per game.

In their last action, Houston was a 4-2 loser on the road against the Cubs. Bettors on Chicago at -150 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Houston suffered a 4-2 loss against Chicago on Friday, as Bud Norris wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Wrigley Field.

Houston Astros Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a loss are 3-7

Chicago Cubs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 5-5
After playing Houston are 3-7
After a win are 1-9

A few Astros at Cubs trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Houston's last 8 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Houston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Houston is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi Cubs
Houston is 5-18 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi Cubs' last 8 games when playing at home against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs' last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs' last 5 games at home
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games

Next up:
Houston at Chi Cubs, Sunday, July 24

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