Chicago Cubs at New York Mets Matchup 8/9/23

On Wednesday, Kyle Hendricks will be on the hill when the Chicago Cubs (59-55) visit the New York Mets (51-62), who will counter with David Peterson. First pitch is at 7:10 PM ET.

Matchup

Game Spread Team Totals Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Game Hitters Rating Pitchers Rating Open Current Open Current Open Current Open Current Line Moves
Chicago Cubs Chicago Cubs Cubs Conf Confirmed 0 0 -1.5 (+146) -1.5 (+130) 2.5 4.5 9.5 runs 9 runs -108 -118 line-movement
New York Mets New York Mets Mets Conf Confirmed 0 0 +1.5 (-176) +1.5 (-156) 3.5 4.5 -108 +100

Odds Comparison

Vegas vs. Lineups.com Odds
Vegas Difference Vegas Difference
Moneyline -118 118 +100 100
Totals 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Win Probability 54% 54% 50% 50%
Over/Under
Vegas Difference
Over/Under 9 9
Against the Spread(ATS) History
ATS Home Away
59-45 32-28 27-17
45-55 24-27 21-28
Over/Under History
Over/Under Home Away
60-49-5 34-22-4 26-27-1
46-61-5 16-32-2 30-29-3
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
7 or less 3-5-0 3-5-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
8 or 8.5 33-26-1 18-9-1 15-17-0 26-33-1 11-19-0 15-14-1
9 or 9.5 22-14-3 11-5-3 11-9-0 15-21-3 5-12-2 10-9-1
10 or 10.5 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 2-3-1 0-0-0 2-3-1
11 and over 1-3-1 1-2-0 0-1-1 2-2-0 0-0-0 2-2-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 27-27 50% 50 4.6
After Win 30-28 51.7% 53.4 4.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 27-24 52.9% 47.1 4.2
After Losses 21-29 42% 40 4.9

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.7 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6
4.2 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.9 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.1
5.0 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.5
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5
4.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.9 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.6 0.3
4.0 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.4

Chicago Cubs Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
8/8/23 CHC 3 @ NYM 2 -142 +120 9 runs 5.0 runs Jameson Taillon (R) .749 .235 3.9 runs Carlos Carrasco (R) .500 .188
8/7/23 CHC 2 @ NYM 11 -104 -112 9 runs 4.3 runs Drew Smyly (L) .554 .257 4.5 runs Kodai Senga (R) 1.039 .343
8/6/23 CHC 6 vs ATL 4 +108 -126 8 runs 3.7 runs Justin Steele (L) .710 .233 4.2 runs Charlie Morton (R) .783 .278
8/5/23 CHC 8 vs ATL 6 +130 -154 9.5 runs 3.9 runs Javier Assad (R) .942 .286 5.5 runs Bryce Elder (R) .920 .303
8/4/23 CHC 0 vs ATL 8 +152 -180 8.5 runs 3.2 runs Kyle Hendricks (R) .305 .138 5.2 runs Max Fried (L) 1.009 .297
8/4/23 CHC 5 vs CIN 3 -162 +136 10.5 runs 6.2 runs Jameson Taillon (R) .700 .233 4.2 runs Luke Weaver (R) .768 .235

New York Mets Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
8/8/23 NYM 2 vs CHC 3 +120 -142 9 runs 3.9 runs Carlos Carrasco (R) .500 .188 5.0 runs Jameson Taillon (R) .749 .235
8/7/23 NYM 11 vs CHC 2 -112 -104 9 runs 4.5 runs Kodai Senga (R) 1.039 .343 4.3 runs Drew Smyly (L) .554 .257
8/6/23 NYM 0 @ BAL 2 +168 -200 8.5 runs 3.0 runs Jose Quintana (L) .478 .138 5.4 runs Kyle Bradish (R) .591 .207
8/5/23 NYM 3 @ BAL 7 +144 -172 9.5 runs 3.7 runs Tylor Megill (R) .629 .212 5.8 runs Kyle Gibson (R) 1.024 .333
8/4/23 NYM 3 @ BAL 10 +126 -148 9.5 runs 4.0 runs David Peterson (L) .483 .138 5.4 runs Dean Kremer (R) .981 .353
8/3/23 NYM 2 @ KC 9 -102 -116 9.5 runs 4.6 runs Carlos Carrasco (R) .419 .161 4.8 runs Brady Singer (R) .981 .371

Cubs vs. Mets Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2023
  • Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • TV: MLBN
  • Cubs Starter: Kyle Hendricks
  • Mets Starter: David Peterson
  • Moneyline Favorite: Cubs -115
  • Moneyline Underdog: Mets -105
  • Over/Under: 9 runs

Cubs vs. Mets Matchup Statistics

  • The Cubs have the No. 5 offense in MLB action scoring 5.1 runs per game (583 total runs).
  • Chicago is 46-14 in games this season when it scored five or more runs.
  • The Mets rank 21st in the majors with 493 total runs scored this season.
  • In 57 games this season with five or more runs scored, it has posted a record of 39-18.
  • The Cubs' 4.28 team ERA ranks 16th among all MLB pitching staffs.
  • Chicago's pitching staff ranks 22nd in the majors with a collective 8.4 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • Mets pitchers have a combined ERA of 4.40 ERA this year, which ranks 17th in MLB.
  • New York averages the 14th-most strikeouts per nine innings (8.8) in the majors this season.

Cubs vs. Mets Previous Meetings

Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
8/8/2023 Cubs -1.5 9 -135 +114 3-2 CHC
8/7/2023 Mets -1.5 9 -112 -108 11-2 NYM
5/25/2023 Mets -1.5 8 -115 -105 10-1 NYM
5/24/2023 Cubs -1.5 6.5 -115 -105 4-2 CHC
5/23/2023 Cubs -1.5 8.5 -115 -105 7-2 CHC
9/14/2022 Mets -1.5 7.5 -200 +170 6-3 CHC
9/13/2022 Mets -1.5 7 -435 +350 4-1 CHC
9/12/2022 Mets -1.5 8 -295 +245 5-2 CHC
4/22/2021 Cubs -1.5 9 -122 +105 4-3 CHC
7/17/2022 Mets -1.5 8 -140 +120 3-2 CHC

Cubs Leaders

  • Nico Hoerner has racked up a team-high .393 slugging percentage.
  • Including all qualified hitters in the majors, Hoerner's batting average places him 39th, his on-base percentage is 72nd, and he is 105th in slugging.
  • Hoerner heads into this matchup on a two-game hit streak. In his last five games he is batting .211 with a double and two walks.
  • Cody Bellinger is hitting .331 with 18 doubles, a triple, 17 home runs and 27 walks.
  • Bellinger brings a hit streak of 10 games into this matchup. In his last 10 games he is batting .447 with three doubles, two home runs, three walks and 10 RBI.
  • Jeimer Candelario has accumulated 109 hits, a team-best for the Cubs.
  • Ian Happ's .371 on-base percentage paces his team.

Mets Leaders

  • Pete Alonso is leading the Mets with 88 hits.
  • Among qualified hitters in baseball, Alonso's .226 batting average ranks 129th, his .317 on-base percentage is No. 99 overall, and he is eighth in the league with a .526 slugging percentage.
  • Francisco Lindor has 25 doubles, two triples, 22 home runs and 49 walks while hitting .246.
  • Lindor currently ranks 100th with a .246 batting average this season, and 70th in on base percentage at .332. His slugging percentage (.470) is the 41st best in baseball.
  • Brandon Nimmo has an on-base percentage of .351 and a slugging percentage of .425. Both lead the Mets' lineup.
  • Jeff McNeil has 16 doubles, two triples, four home runs and 32 walks while batting .253.

Cubs vs. Mets Injury Report

  • Cubs: Marcus Stroman: 15-Day Injured List (Hip), Nick Burdi: 60-Day Injured List (Appendix), Brandon Hughes: 60-Day Injured List (Knee), Brad Boxberger: 60-Day Injured List (Forearm), Codi Heuer: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Ethan Roberts: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow)
  • Mets: Luis Guillorme: 10-Day Injured List (Calf), Starling Marte: 10-Day Injured List (Groin), Elieser Hernandez: 15-Day Injured List (Pectoral), Edwin Uceta: 60-Day Injured List (Knee), Tim Locastro: 60-Day Injured List (Thumb), Edwin Díaz: 60-Day Injured List (Knee), Bryce Montes de Oca: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Sam Coonrod: 60-Day Injured List (Back), DJ Stewart: Day-to-day (Undisclosed)