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|Philadelphia Phillies vs. Chicago Cubs|
The fans at Wrigley Field will be treated to a game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Chicago Cubs when they take their seats on Saturday.
The Phillies will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Cliff Lee in this game. Lee has a 11-6 record and a 3.07 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Cubs will be Chris Rusin. The lefthander has a 2.64 ERA to go along with a 2-3 record this season.Philadelphia was a 6-5 winner in its last match on the road against the Cubs. They won as +128 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Philadelphia: 62-73 SU
Chicago: 56-78 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Chi Cubs home to Philadelphia, Sunday, September 1