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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Chicago Cubs at Washington Nationals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Jim Wolf | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Chicago Cubs | Washington Nationals
Summary
7:05 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Chi. Cubs 26-17 4.91 15-6 11-11 22-21-0 23-20 3.39
Washington 19-26 -13.36 10-13 9-13 22-20-3 17-28 -12.11
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line OFF OFF OFF
Bet365 OFF OFF OFF
Covers.com OFF OFF OFF
FanDuel OFF OFF OFF
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Kyle Hendricks (R)
Jeremy Hellickson (R)
3-4
2-2
4-4
3-4
50.1
36.0
49
43
1.15
1.67
2.86
6.00
3.1
6.1
3.8
5.3
2-6
5-1
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Kyle Hendricks (R)
Jeremy Hellickson (R)
2-0
0-2
3-0
0-3
25.0
14.1
12
17
0.52
1.67
0.36
6.28
3.3
2.3
1.0
5.7
0-3
1-1
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
CHC 137.1 1.35 3.87 102.2 1.30 3.86
Last 3 34.0 1.56 3.71 18.1 1.69 5.40
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
WAS 125.1 1.52 5.60 125.1 1.52 5.60
Last 3 25.1 1.70 8.53 25.1 1.70 8.53
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Jim Wolf 4-5 5-4 10.56 66.1 2.7 312.6
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
CHC
WAS
26-17
19-26
22-21
22-20
.251
.240
3.56
4.87
  vs R vs L Start Pen
CHC
WAS
.257
.228
.231
.275
3.33
3.93
3.94
6.77
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
CHC
WAS
11-11
10-13
14-8
12-9
.271
.249
4.76
4.99
  vs R vs L Start Pen
CHC
WAS
.276
.233
.250
.297
4.53
3.76
5.12
7.38
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
CHC
WAS
6-4
5-5
2-8
3-5
.236
.237
2.90
4.66
  vs R vs L Start Pen
CHC
WAS
.241
.224
.208
.261
2.70
3.18
3.22
7.42
Series Game Records
CHC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
10-5
8-7
7-5
1-0
7-2
4-6
5-2
1-0
3-3
4-1
2-3
0-0
WAS O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
2-13
8-7
8-5
1-1
1-9
0-2
3-3
0-1
1-4
8-5
5-2
1-0
Stadium
Nationals Park
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 5-8 7-2 0-0
Injuries
Chicago Cubs
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Ben Zobrist 2B Out indefinitely - Personal - 5/8/19 Zobrist is away from the team due to a personal matter, and it is uncertain when he will rejoin the lineup.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Allen Webster RP Out indefinitely - Arm - 5/11/19 Webster has been placed on the 10-day injured list due to radial nerve inflammation in his right arm. There is currently no timetable for return.
Pedro Strop RP Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 5/8/19 Strop has been designated for the 10-day injured list with a Grade 2 left hamstring strain, and it is undetermined when he will return to the bullpen.
Tony Barnette RP Late May - Shoulder - 5/11/19 Barnette has been transferred to the 60-day injured list with right shoulder tightness and is expected to be sidelined until at least the latter part of May.
Kendall Graveman SP out for season - Elbow - 4/11/19 Graveman is on the 60-day injured list while recuperating from Tommy John surgery and is expected to miss the entire 2019 season.
Brandon Morrow RP Late July - Elbow - 5/2/19 Morrow has been transferred to the 60-day injured list while recuperating from arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow. It is anticipated that he will miss the first half of the season.
Washington Nationals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Victor Robles CF Ques Sun - Wrist - 5/18/19 Robles did not play in the previous game as he is battling a bruised left wrist. It has yet to be determined if he will be in the lineup against the Cubs on Sunday.
Andrew Stevenson LF Late May - Back - 5/12/19 Stevenson is sidelined due to back spasms and has been designated for the 10-day injured list. He is likely to be away from the field until at least the latter part of May.
Matt Adams 1B Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 5/5/19 Adams has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left shoulder strain, and it is uncertain when he will return to the field.
Ryan Zimmerman 1B Late May - Foot - 5/11/19 Zimmerman has been placed on the 10-day injured list with plantar fasciitis in his right foot, and it is unclear if he will be activated before the end of May.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Justin Miller RP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 5/18/19 Miller has been designated for the 10-day injured list due to a right rotator cuff strain, and it is unclear when he will return to action.
Anibal Sanchez SP Late May - Hamstring - 5/16/19 Sanchez is sidelined with soreness in his left hamstring and is on the 10-day injured list. He will be away from the starting rotation until at least the end of May.
Tony Sipp RP Late May - Oblique - 5/18/19 Sipp has landed on the 10-day injured list with an oblique strain. He has begun a rehab assignment and is likely to return before end of May.
Trevor Rosenthal RP Late May - Virus - 5/13/19 Rosenthal has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a viral infection, and he is expected to be away from the team until at least the end of May.
Austen Williams RP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 4/21/19 Williams has been designated for the 10-day injured list due to a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder. A timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
Koda Glover RP Late May - Forearm - 4/26/19 Glover has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a right forearm strain and is not expected to return until at least the latter part of May.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
5/18/19 WAS 5 - CHC 2 S. Strasburg J. Lester -135/8.5 U
5/17/19 WAS 6 - CHC 14 M. Scherzer C. Hamels -157/8.5 O
2018 Season
9/13/18 WAS 3 - CHC 4 x J. Ross M. Montgomery 105/9.5 U
9/8/18 WAS 6 - CHC 5 J. Rodriguez C. Hamels 150/9 O
9/8/18 WAS 10 - CHC 3 M. Scherzer J. Garcia -199/8 O
9/6/18 WAS 4 - CHC 6 x S. Strasburg K. Hendricks -104/8.5 O
8/12/18 CHC 4 - WAS 3 C. Hamels M. Scherzer 121/7.5 U
8/11/18 CHC 4 - WAS 9 J. Lester T. Roark -130/9 O
8/10/18 CHC 3 - WAS 2 K. Hendricks J. Hellickson -134/8.5 U
2017 Season
10/12/17 WAS 8 - CHC 9 G. Gonzalez K. Hendricks 106/7.5 O
10/11/17 CHC 0 - WAS 5 J. Arrieta S. Strasburg -101/7 U
10/9/17 CHC 2 - WAS 1 J. Quintana M. Scherzer 102/7.5 U
10/7/17 WAS 6 - CHC 3 G. Gonzalez J. Lester -120/8.5 O
10/6/17 WAS 0 - CHC 3 S. Strasburg K. Hendricks -142/7.5 U
8/6/17 CHC 4 - WAS 9 J. Lester E. Fedde -190/9.5 O
8/5/17 CHC 7 - WAS 4 J. Lackey E. Jackson -163/10.5 O
8/4/17 CHC 2 - WAS 4 K. Hendricks T. Roark -163/9 U
6/29/17 WAS 4 - CHC 5 J. Ross J. Lester -110/9.5 U
6/28/17 WAS 8 - CHC 4 S. Strasburg J. Lackey -170/8.5 O
6/27/17 WAS 6 - CHC 1 M. Scherzer J. Arrieta -172/7.5 U
Chi. Cubs: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/18/19 @ WAS 2-5 125/8.5 L/U .379 .138 J. Lester 4.1 S. Strasburg 8.0
5/17/19 @ WAS 14-6 145/8.5 W/O 1.380 .419 C. Hamels 5.0 M. Scherzer 6.0
5/16/19 @ CIN 2-4 126/8 L/U .350 .129 J. Quintana 5.0 L. Castillo 5.1
5/15/19 @ CIN 5-6 x 123/9 L/O .724 .231 Y. Darvish 5.1 S. Gray 5.0
5/14/19 @ CIN 3-1 -104/9.5 W/U .659 .289 K. Hendricks 8.0 T. Roark 5.0
5/12/19 MIL 4-1 -114/7.5 W/U .681 .250 J. Lester 6.2 J. Chacin 6.0
5/11/19 MIL 2-1 x -118/7.5 W/U .672 .188 C. Hamels 7.0 Z. Davies 6.1
5/10/19 MIL 0-7 -122/7.5 L/U .614 .226 J. Quintana 6.2 G. Gonzalez 5.2
5/9/19 MIA 4-1 -191/10 W/U .771 .250 Y. Darvish 4.0 T. Richards 5.0
5/8/19 MIA 3-2 x -223/8 W/U .543 .182 K. Hendricks 8.0 J. Urena 7.0
Washington: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/18/19 CHC 5-2 -135/8.5 W/U .925 .324 S. Strasburg 8.0 J. Lester 4.1
5/17/19 CHC 6-14 -157/8.5 L/O .932 .342 M. Scherzer 6.0 C. Hamels 5.0
5/16/19 NYM 7-6 117/8.5 W/O .939 .343 A. Sanchez 1.1 Z. Wheeler 6.0
5/15/19 NYM 5-1 -154/8.5 W/U .817 .290 P. Corbin 8.0 W. Font 2.1
5/14/19 NYM 2-6 131/8 L/P .519 .167 J. Hellickson 5.0 N. Syndergaard 8.0
5/12/19 @ LAD 0-6 125/7.5 L/U .140 .036 S. Strasburg 6.0 H. Ryu 8.0
5/11/19 @ LAD 5-2 122/7 W/P .583 .206 M. Scherzer 7.0 W. Buehler 7.0
5/10/19 @ LAD 0-5 185/8.5 L/U .335 .129 A. Sanchez 4.1 K. Maeda 6.0
5/9/19 @ LAD 6-0 135/7 W/U .725 .250 P. Corbin 7.0 R. Hill 5.0
5/8/19 @ MIL 3-7 176/8.5 L/O .537 .222 J. Hellickson 4.0 B. Woodruff 6.0
Abbreviations Legend