Miami Marlins take on Cubs in baseball test
Miami Marlins vs Chicago Cubs Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Wrigley Field on Tuesday as host Chicago battles the Miami Marlins in baseball odds action.
The Cubs will turn to Edwin Jackson and his 7-14 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Marlins send Tom Koehler (3-9) to the hill.
The Cubs - Marlins odds would favor the Marlins if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Chicago is rated No. 12 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while Miami is at No. 9 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Marlins rank No. 15 in the National League at 7.7 hits per game. That compares with Chicago’s No. 14 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Miami features the National League's No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.1 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the National League at home, scoring 4.2 runs per game.
The Marlins were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +131 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors. Miami looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Cubs, a 4-3 final on Monday in support of Henderson Alvarez at Wrigley Field.
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Chicago Cubs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Marlins at Cubs trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing Chi Cubs
Miami is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Miami is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs' last 7 games when playing Miami
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Miami
Chi Cubs are 6-15 SU in their last 21 games
Miami at Chi Cubs, Wednesday, September 4