Philadelphia Phillies vs Chicago Cubs Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 22


By Claudio Fortuna | July 22, 2022 11:45 AM

The Chicago Cubs visit the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, taking the field at 7:05pm ET on Friday July 22nd, 7:05pm ET. 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 the Major League Baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies.

Philadelphia and Chicago Betting Info

  • Eight of the last nine games between the Cubs and Phillies have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Phillies have won each of their last eight home games against NL Central opponents following a road win.

Chicago Cubs Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .244
Team OBP .319
AVG Runs Scored 4.2
Team ERA 4.58
Team WHIP 1.35
Starters ERA 4.83
Starters WHIP 1.36

Key Players for Chicago

  • David Robertson: 1.93 ERA, 11.57 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Justin Steele: 4.15 ERA, 8.64 K/9, 1.41 WHIP
  • Steven Brault: 0.00 ERA, 3.38 K/9, 0.00 WHIP
  • Rafael Ortega: .240 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .359 SLG, .692 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Yan Gomes: .213 Batting Avg, .231 OBP, .311 SLG, .542 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Nicholas Hoerner: .307 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .423 SLG, .767 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Willson Contreras: .253 Batting Avg, .366 OBP, .455 SLG, .821 OPS, 48 Runs
  • David Bote: .278 Batting Avg, .366 OBP, .417 SLG, .783 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Patrick Wisdom: .220 Batting Avg, .316 OBP, .441 SLG, .757 OPS, 48 Runs
  • Alfonso Rivas: .236 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .323 SLG, .636 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Ian Happ: .274 Batting Avg, .364 OBP, .443 SLG, .807 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Seiya Suzuki: .272 Batting Avg, .355 OBP, .451 SLG, .806 OPS, 23 Runs

Philadelphia Phillies Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .246
Team OBP .311
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.70
Team WHIP 1.21
Starters ERA 3.73
Starters WHIP 1.15

Key Players for Philadelphia

  • Joseph Romero: 0.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 0.00 WHIP
  • Ranger Suárez: 4.07 ERA, 7.29 K/9, 1.42 WHIP
  • Bradley Hand: 2.17 ERA, 8.07 K/9, 1.14 WHIP
  • Rhys Hoskins: .244 Batting Avg, .337 OBP, .479 SLG, .816 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Matthew Vierling: .231 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .343 SLG, .646 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Mariekson Gregorius: .234 Batting Avg, .297 OBP, .349 SLG, .646 OPS, 15 Runs
  • Darick Hall: .262 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .541 SLG, .827 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Nicholas Castellanos: .251 Batting Avg, .297 OBP, .376 SLG, .673 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Jacob Realmuto: .252 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .399 SLG, .722 OPS, 42 Runs
  • Bryson Stott: .188 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .307 SLG, .562 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Kyle Schwarber: .208 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .503 SLG, .820 OPS, 62 Runs
  • Alec Bohm: .276 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .388 SLG, .699 OPS, 43 Runs

MLB Computer Picks For Betting Previews

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