Cubs vs Phillies Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Jul 24

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  • The (63-30) are favorites vs the (63-30)
  • Cubs starting pitcher: Todd Smyly (2-5), 4.22 ERA
  • Phillies starting pitcher: Bailey Falter (0-2), 4.82 ERA
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The Chicago Cubs () visit Citizens Bank Park to take on the Philadelphia Phillies () on Sunday, July 24, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 12:05pm EDT in Philadelphia.

The are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at ().

The Cubs vs Phillies Over/Under is total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Cubs are 37-57 against the spread (ATS), while the Phillies are 49-45 ATS.

Cubs vs. Phillies Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Cubs O
Phillies U

Cubs vs Phillies Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Phillies will win Sunday‘s matchup with 66.8% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Cubs and Phillies and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Cubs Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Cubs players for Sunday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Nico Hoerner has hit the Total Bases Over in 18 of his last 24 games (+17.45 Units / 70% ROI)
  • Ian Happ has hit the Hits Over in 32 of his last 41 games (+15.95 Units / 19% ROI)
  • Rafael Ortega has hit the Hits Under in 11 of his last 14 games (+13.50 Units / 96% ROI)
  • Ian Happ has hit the Total Bases Over in 30 of his last 46 games (+13.25 Units / 21% ROI)
  • Rafael Ortega has hit the Singles Under in 15 of his last 17 games (+12.10 Units / 51% ROI)

Best Phillies Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Phillies players for Sunday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Nick Castellanos has hit the Runs Under in 33 of his last 43 games (+17.10 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Kyle Schwarber has hit the Singles Under in 18 of his last 21 games (+12.40 Units / 30% ROI)
  • Jean Segura has hit the Singles Over in 16 of his last 19 games at home (+12.20 Units / 51% ROI)
  • Kyle Schwarber has hit the Hits Under in 9 of his last 12 games (+10.50 Units / 88% ROI)
  • Jean Segura has hit the Hits Over in 21 of his last 26 games (+10.40 Units / 19% ROI)

Phillies vs Cubs Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Alec Bohm 0.5 +400 0.5 -750
Darick Hall 0.5 +325 0.5 -550
Didi Gregorius 0.5 +550 0.5 -1400
Kyle Schwarber 0.5 +195 0.5 -300
Matt Vierling 0.5 +340 0.5 -600

Phillies vs Cubs Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Darick Hall 0.5 -200 0.5 +140
Didi Gregorius 0.5 -190 0.5 +130
Kyle Schwarber 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
Christopher Morel 0.5 -250 0.5 +165
Rhys Hoskins 0.5 -250 0.5 +175

Phillies vs Cubs RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Alec Bohm 0.5 +165 0.5 -250
Darick Hall 0.5 +145 0.5 -200
Didi Gregorius 0.5 +200 0.5 -300
Kyle Schwarber 0.5 +110 0.5 -155
Matt Vierling 0.5 +150 0.5 -225

Phillies vs Cubs Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Bailey Falter 4.5 +105 4.5 -150
Drew Smyly 4.5 -145 4.5 +100
  • The Chicago Cubs have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 53 of their last 93 games (+12.75 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Chicago Cubs have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 38 of their last 67 games (+8.05 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Chicago Cubs have covered the Run Line in 21 of their last 33 away games (+7.00 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Chicago Cubs have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 6 of their last 9 away games (+5.45 Units / 61% ROI)
  • The Chicago Cubs have hit the Game Total Under in 9 of their last 17 games (+4.75 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Phillies have covered the Run Line in 26 of their last 43 games (+12.05 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Phillies have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 51 of their last 89 games (+10.15 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Phillies have hit the Moneyline in 28 of their last 44 games (+8.45 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Phillies have hit the Game Total Under in 18 of their last 29 games (+6.85 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Phillies have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 10 of their last 18 games (+1.40 Units / 7% ROI)

Cubs Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Cubs have gone 48-46 against the Run Line (-5.65 Units / -4.66% ROI).

  • 37-57 when betting on the Moneyline for -15.95 Units / -15.35% ROI
  • 43-45 when betting on the total runs Over for -6.4 Units / -6.18% ROI
  • 45-43 when betting on the total runs Under for -2.1 Units / -2.03% ROI

Phillies Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Cubs have gone 49-45 against the Run Line (+4.65 Units / 4.07% ROI).

  • 49-45 when betting on the Moneyline for -4.65 Units / -3.7% ROI
  • 48-43 when betting on the total runs Over for +0.9 Units / 0.87% ROI
  • 43-48 when betting on the total runs Under for -9.65 Units / -9.32% ROI

Drew Smyly has thrown his curveball 36% of the time (729/2,022) in non-two strike counts since the start of last season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 127 total CB; League Avg: 15% — 99th Percentile.

9 of Drew Smyly’s 29 breaking pitch strikeouts (31%) have been backdoor this season — 4th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 46 total IP; League Avg: 12% — 96th Percentile.

Drew Smyly has thrown his curveball 28% of the time (152/544) when he’s behind in the count since the start of last season — 4th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 127 total CB; League Avg: 9% — 96th Percentile.

Drew Smyly has thrown his curveball 42% of the time (361/855) this season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 46 total CB; League Avg: 17% — 99th Percentile.

Bailey Falter: Phillies Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

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Cubs Keys to the Game vs. the Phillies

The Cubs are just 18-32 (.360) at home this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .521.

The Cubs are just 11-45 (.196) when scoring 4 or fewer runs this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .295.

The Cubs are 114-5 (.958) when leading entering the 8th inning since the 2020 season — best in MLB; League Avg: .914.

The Cubs are just 7-38 (.156) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — 9th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .207.

Phillies Keys to the Game vs. the Cubs

The Phillies are just 1-10 (.091) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Phillies are 8-33 (.195) when trailing entering the 8th inning this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .085.

The Phillies are 40-2 (.952) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 6th best in MLB; League Avg: .915.

The Phillies are 9-33 (.214) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .114.

Cubs hitters have grounded into 45 double plays in 299 opportunities (15%) in close and late situations since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 9%.

Cubs hitters have put just 31% of balls in play to the right side of the field with runners in scoring position this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 37%.

Cubs hitters have 1,791 strikeouts in 6,995 PA’s (26%) against RHP since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

Cubs hitters are slugging .646 on the first pitch of at-bats this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .562.

The Phillies are just 1-10 (.091) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

Phillies hitters are slugging .614 on the first pitch of at-bats this season — 5th best in MLB; League Avg: .562.

Phillies hitters have drawn 103 walks in 1,029 PA’s (10%) against LHP this season — tied for 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 9%.

Phillies hitters have drawn 27 walks in 497 PA’s (5%) against RHP this month (17 games) — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

The Cubs pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in just 38% of their games this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 50%.

Cubs pitchers have won only 12% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Cubs pitchers have walked 41 of 366 batters (11%) over the last 14 days (9 games) — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Cubs pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 15% when going through the lineup the third time in a game since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 20%.

Opponents have a groundball batting average of .264 against Phillies pitchers with the shift this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: .217.

Opponents have a groundball batting average of .250 against Phillies pitchers with the shift since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: .222.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 46% against Phillies pitchers since the start of last season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 46% against Phillies pitchers since the start of 2020 — highest in MLB; League Avg: 44%.

Phillies vs. Cubs Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Hans Crouse (Phillies): COVID-19, D60
  • Zachary Eflin (Phillies): Knee, D15
  • James McArthur (Phillies): Elbow, D60
  • Ryan Sherriff (Phillies): Shoulder, D60
  • Bryce Harper (Phillies): Thumb, D10
  • Jean Segura (Phillies): Finger, D60
  • Samuel Coonrod (Phillies): Shoulder, D60
  • Nicholas Maton (Phillies): Shoulder, D10
  • Damon Jones (Phillies): Shoulder, D60
  • Nicklaus Madrigal (Cubs): Groin, D10
  • Wade Miley (Cubs): Shoulder, D15
  • Manuel Rodríguez (Cubs): Elbow, D60
  • Kyle Hendricks (Cubs): Shoulder, D15
  • Bradley Wieck (Cubs): Elbow, D60
  • Codi Heuer (Cubs): Elbow, D60
  • Michael Hermosillo (Cubs): Quad, D60
  • Andrelton Simmons (Cubs): Shoulder, D10
  • Adbert Alzolay (Cubs): Shoulder, D60
  • Alec Mills (Cubs): Back, D15
  • Ethan Roberts (Cubs): Shoulder, D60
  • Jason Heyward (Cubs): Knee, D10

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