Cubs vs. Phillies Player Props | Justin Steele | Friday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 22, 2022 11:24 AM

The Chicago Cubs visit the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, taking the field at 7:05pm ET on Friday July 22nd. The Chicago Cubs are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Chicago Cubs player Justin Steele as the Cubs face the Philadelphia Phillies in Major League Baseball action.

Justin Steele Season Stats

  • Games Played: 17 | Wins: 3 | ERA: 4.15 | Strikeouts: 79 | Walks: 37 | Hits Allowed: 79 | HR Allowed: 5.
  • Steele’s ERA line for tonight’s matchup vs. Philadelphia Phillies is set at 2.5 which is 1.65 less than than his season era of 4.15.
  • Steele’s Hits Allowed line for tonight’s matchup vs. Philadelphia Phillies is set at 5.5 which is 0.85 more than than his season average of 4.65.
  • Steele’s Strikeouts line for tonight’s matchup vs. Philadelphia Phillies is set at 4.5 which is 4.50 more than than his season average of 0.00.
  • Steele’s Walks Allowed line for tonight’s matchup vs. Philadelphia Phillies is set at 1.5 which is 0.68 less than than his season average of 2.18.

Justin Steele Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rafael Ortega 79 4 23 24 .240 .333 .359 .692
Willson Contreras 78 13 35 48 .253 .366 .455 .821
Patrick Wisdom 88 17 46 48 .220 .316 .441 .757
Alfonso Rivas 64 3 23 17 .236 .313 .323 .636
Ian Happ 90 9 42 41 .274 .364 .443 .807
Seiya Suzuki 54 6 26 23 .272 .355 .451 .806

The The Philadelphia Phillies are 3-2 in their last five games, while the Chicago Cubs are heading into this matchup with a record of 1-4 in their last five contests.

The Cubs’ 35-57 record in 2022 puts them in 4th place in the NL Central with a 20-21 division record and 13th place in the National League with a 31-45 league record.

The Philadelphia Phillies are 49-43, sitting in 3rd place in the NL East with a 18-19 division record and 6th place in the National League with a 42-35 league record.

Philadelphia Phillies Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 3.70 23
Team Batting Avg .246 12
HR 120 5
RBI 412 7
R 431 6
OBP .311 18
SLG .417 7
OPS .728 9

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