San Diego Padres vs Chicago Cubs Betting Pick and Odds Preview
The San Diego Padres will look to pick up a road win when they take on the Cubs in Chicago at Wrigley Field on Thursday in MLB baseball betting odds action.
The Chicago Cubs will turn to Edwin Jackson and his 5-10 record as they look for a win in this one, while the San Diego Padres send Tyson Ross (8-10) to the hill.
Computer Prediction: San Diego Padres vs Chicago Cubs Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 3.3-3.2 victory for the Cubs. 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 Chicago Cubs sport a record of 41-58 heading into this matchup, while the San Diego Padres sit at 44-56 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs San Diego injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 27 (Chicago Cubs) and the No. 15 (San Diego Padres) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How San Diego Padres vs Chicago Cubs Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting San Diego Padres rank No. 30 at 6.96 hits per game. That compares with the Chicago Cubs No. 28 ranking in that category.
San Diego brings the No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Cubs's No. 19-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
San Diego won its last outing, a 8-3 result against the Cubs on July 23. Bettors who backed the Padres at -102 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Padres grabbed a win last time out, defeating Tsuyoshi wada and the Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
San Diego Padres vs Chicago Cubs Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of San Diego's last 12 games
San Diego is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of San Diego's last 10 games on the road
San Diego is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 9 games
Chi Cubs is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
San Diego at Atlanta, Friday, July 25th
Chicago home to St. Louis, Friday, July 25th