Predictions for Cubs vs. Angels: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – July 7

Sunday’s contest between the Chicago Cubs (41-49) and the Los Angeles Angels (37-51) at Wrigley Field should be a close matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 5-4, with the Cubs coming out on top. First pitch is at 2:20 PM ET on July 7.

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Cubs vs. Angels Matchup Info

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Cubs vs. Angels Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Cubs 5, Angels 4
  • Total Prediction: Under 9 runs

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Cubs vs. Angels Betting Lines

Cubs vs Angels Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Cubs -148 +124 9 -110 -110

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Cubs Betting Insights

  • Chicago has come away with 19 wins in the 38 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season.
  • This season, the Cubs have come away with a win 11 times in 14 chances when named as a favorite of at least -148 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • Chicago’s games have gone over the total in 38 of 90 opportunities.
  • The Cubs had a 1-5 record in the six games they were a moneyline favorite over their last 15 matchups.
  • In its past 15 outings, Chicago and its opponents combined to hit the over on the total six times (all 15 games had set totals).

Angels Betting Insights

  • Los Angeles has won 42.7% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (32-43).
  • The Angels have a 17-21 record (winning 44.7% of their games) when playing as a moneyline underdog of +124 or longer.
  • Los Angeles has played in 88 games with a set over/under, and it has combined with its opponents to go over the total 42 times (42-43-3).
  • The Angels have played as underdogs in nine of their past 15 games and won five of those contests.
  • In its past 15 games with a total, Los Angeles and its opponents have failed to hit the over 10 times.

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Cubs vs. Angels Probable Pitchers

Cubs’ Starting Pitcher: Hayden Wesneski

  • The 26-year-old has an ERA of 4.14 and 9.2 strikeouts per nine innings, with a batting average against of .216 in 22 games this season.
  • Hayden Wesneski’s team is 0-2 this season when he starts and they’re favored on the moneyline.
  • Wesneski and his team have lost each of the five games he’s started this season.
  • In Wesneski’s five starts with a total, the teams have hit the over one time.

Angels’ Starting Pitcher: José Soriano

  • The 25-year-old has an ERA of 3.77, with 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings in 15 games this season. Opponents have a .219 batting average against him.
  • The Angels have a 5-6 record in Soriano’s 11 starts this season when they were the underdog on the moneyline.
  • Soriano’s team has won five of his 13 starts.
  • Jose Soriano has had 13 starts with a total this season, and the teams combined to go over the total in six of those games.

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Cubs’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 41-49
Home 24-21
Road 17-28
One-Run Games 14-19
Scoring 5+ Runs 29-7

Angels’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 37-51
Home 18-26
Road 19-25
One-Run Games 11-14
Scoring 5+ Runs 26-13

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