Predictions for Mets vs. Cubs: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 22

Saturday’s contest between the Chicago Cubs (36-40) and New York Mets (36-38) going head to head at Wrigley Field has a projected final score of 5-4 (based on our computer prediction) in favor of the Cubs, so it should be a tight matchup. The game will start at 2:20 PM ET on June 22.

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Mets vs. Cubs Matchup Info

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Mets vs. Cubs Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Cubs 5, Mets 4
  • Total Prediction: Under 11 runs

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Mets vs. Cubs Betting Lines

Mets vs Cubs Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Mets -122 +102 11 -115 -105

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Mets Betting Insights

  • New York has been victorious in 20, or 54.1%, of the 37 contests it has been chosen as the favorite in this season.
  • This season, the Mets have been victorious 14 times in 27 chances when named as a favorite of at least -122 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • New York and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 38 of 74 opportunities.
  • The Mets had a 7-2 record across the nine games they were a moneyline favorite in their past 15 matchups.
  • In its past 15 matchups (all had set totals), New York combined with its opponents to hit the over on the total seven times.

Cubs Betting Insights

  • Chicago has won 44.7% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (17-21).
  • The Cubs are 13-17 (winning 43.3% of their games) when they have played as a moneyline underdog of +102 or longer.
  • Chicago has played in 76 games with an over/under set, and it has combined with its opponents to go over the total 33 times (33-40-3).
  • In five games over their past 15 matchups when set as underdogs by sportsbooks, the Cubs had a record of 1-4.
  • Chicago and its opponents have combined to hit the over five times in its past 15 games with a total.

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Mets vs. Cubs Probable Pitchers

Mets’ Starting Pitcher: Tylor Megill

  • The 28-year-old has pitched to a 3.52 ERA this season with 10.9 strikeouts per nine innings compared to 3.8 walks per nine across six games.
  • Tylor Megill’s team is 0-2 this season when he starts and they’re favored on the moneyline.
  • Megill’s team has a 2-4 record in his starts this season.
  • In Megill’s six starts with a total, the teams have hit the over two times.

Cubs’ Starting Pitcher: Jameson Taillon

  • The 32-year-old has an ERA of 3.08, with 6.3 strikeouts per nine innings in 11 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .269 batting average against him.
  • The Cubs have been the underdog on the moneyline in five of Taillon’s starts this season, and they went 2-3 in those games.
  • Taillon’s team is 5-6 over his 11 starts.
  • Jameson Taillon has had 11 starts that bookmakers set a total for this season, and five of those games hit the over.

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Mets’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 36-38
Home 18-23
Road 18-15
One-Run Games 16-9
Scoring 5+ Runs 23-11

Cubs’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 36-40
Home 21-17
Road 15-23
One-Run Games 14-17
Scoring 5+ Runs 24-7

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