New York Mets vs Chicago Cubs Betting Odds & Game Analysis | September 14


By Claudio Fortuna | September 14, 2022 11:35 AM

The Chicago Cubs visit the New York Mets at Citi Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Wednesday September 14th, 7:10pm ET. The Chicago Cubs are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 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 the Major League Baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and New York Mets.

New York and Chicago Betting Info

  • Each of the Cubs’ last seven games have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Mets have won each of their last nine Wednesday games.

Chicago Cubs Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .241
Team OBP .312
AVG Runs Scored 4.1
Team ERA 4.26
Team WHIP 1.33
Starters ERA 4.19
Starters WHIP 1.32

Key Players for Chicago

  • Brandon Hughes: 3.31 ERA, 10.80 K/9, 1.03 WHIP
  • Manuel Rodríguez: 3.86 ERA, 6.43 K/9, 1.71 WHIP
  • Hayden Wesneski: 3.12 ERA, 11.42 K/9, 0.92 WHIP
  • Rafael Ortega: .241 Batting Avg, .331 OBP, .358 SLG, .689 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Yan Gomes: .234 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .357 SLG, .621 OPS, 20 Runs
  • Nicholas Hoerner: .291 Batting Avg, .338 OBP, .421 SLG, .759 OPS, 51 Runs
  • David Bote: .239 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .366 SLG, .655 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Franmil Reyes: .268 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .447 SLG, .758 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Patrick Wisdom: .212 Batting Avg, .305 OBP, .429 SLG, .734 OPS, 60 Runs
  • Alfonso Rivas: .243 Batting Avg, .325 OBP, .327 SLG, .652 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Ian Happ: .272 Batting Avg, .346 OBP, .457 SLG, .803 OPS, 66 Runs
  • Seiya Suzuki: .263 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .434 SLG, .767 OPS, 47 Runs

New York Mets Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .258
Team OBP .330
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.54
Team WHIP 1.20
Starters ERA 3.50
Starters WHIP 1.15

Key Players for New York

  • Edwin Díaz: 1.47 ERA, 17.18 K/9, 0.91 WHIP
  • Alexander Claudio: 0.00 ERA, 4.50 K/9, 1.00 WHIP
  • David Peterson: 3.47 ERA, 10.67 K/9, 1.33 WHIP
  • Peter Alonso: .268 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .505 SLG, .849 OPS, 77 Runs
  • Eduardo Escobar: .238 Batting Avg, .288 OBP, .429 SLG, .717 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Brandon Nimmo: .264 Batting Avg, .355 OBP, .422 SLG, .777 OPS, 86 Runs
  • Francisco Lindor: .268 Batting Avg, .345 OBP, .446 SLG, .791 OPS, 87 Runs
  • Mark Canha: .270 Batting Avg, .369 OBP, .415 SLG, .784 OPS, 63 Runs
  • Daniel Vogelbach: .224 Batting Avg, .362 OBP, .388 SLG, .750 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Tyler Naquin: .235 Batting Avg, .295 OBP, .481 SLG, .776 OPS, 13 Runs
  • James McCann: .205 Batting Avg, .267 OBP, .288 SLG, .555 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Jeff McNeil: .323 Batting Avg, .373 OBP, .450 SLG, .823 OPS, 60 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Mets and Cubs, the Mets won twice and the Cubs won three times. Their most recent matchup on September 13, 2022 ended 4-1 with the Chicago Cubs taking the win.

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