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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
San Francisco Giants at Chicago Cubs
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Stu Scheurwater | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: San Francisco Giants | Chicago Cubs
Summary
7:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
San Francisco 24-27 -0.07 14-10 10-17 26-23-2 28-23 3.70
Chi. Cubs 26-21 -5.24 14-10 12-11 20-25-2 23-24 0.02
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -192 180 9 -105
5Dimes -235 215 9.5 -115
Westgate -205 185 9.5 -110
Wynn -205 185 9.5 -110
Boyd -205 180 9.5 100
Covers.com -200 165 9.5 -115
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Chris Stratton (R)
Jose Quintana (L)
5-3
5-3
7-3
6-3
53.0
48.1
53
46
1.45
1.47
4.92
4.47
5.9
6.6
6.0
4.0
7-3
5-4
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Chris Stratton (R)
Jose Quintana (L)
2-1
2-1
2-1
2-1
14.2
17.2
22
15
2.05
1.36
7.36
3.57
7.3
9.3
7.3
3.3
3-0
3-0
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
SF 146.1 1.22 3.38 146.1 1.22 3.38
Last 3 25.0 1.48 5.40 25.0 1.48 5.40
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
CHC 149.2 1.22 2.59 149.2 1.22 2.59
Last 3 22.2 1.32 3.18 22.2 1.32 3.18
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Stu Scheurwater 4-5 4-5 7.78 64.9 2.1 317.4
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
SF
CHC
24-27
26-21
26-23
20-25
.253
.253
4.48
3.34
  vs R vs L Start Pen
SF
CHC
.254
.255
.250
.247
4.63
3.70
4.25
2.83
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
SF
CHC
10-17
14-10
11-16
11-12
.237
.253
4.64
3.75
  vs R vs L Start Pen
SF
CHC
.248
.238
.212
.284
4.03
3.81
5.76
3.66
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
SF
CHC
4-6
5-5
5-3
4-5
.270
.258
5.10
3.10
  vs R vs L Start Pen
SF
CHC
.262
.262
.290
.237
5.75
3.13
4.23
3.06
Series Game Records
SF O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
9-8
7-9
6-7
2-3
6-2
4-5
1-5
2-0
3-6
3-4
5-2
0-3
CHC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
10-7
7-8
6-5
3-1
4-3
3-6
2-3
3-1
6-4
4-2
4-2
0-0
Stadium
Wrigley Field
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 5-6 5-6 1-0
Injuries
San Francisco Giants
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Alen Hanson 2B Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 5/14/18 Hanson has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to a left hamstring strain and it is unclear how much team he will need to recover.
Joe Panik 2B Early June - Thumb - 5/20/18 Panik has been placed on the 10-day disabled list after having surgery to repair a sprained left thumb. He is targeting a return during the beginning of June.
Hunter Pence LF Early June - Thumb - 5/21/18 Pence has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a right thumb sprain and is expected to be sidelined until the early part of June.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jose Valdez RP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 5/22/18 Valdez has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to right elbow inflammation and there is no timetable for return.
Johnny Cueto SP Late June - Elbow - 5/10/18 Cueto has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from a sprained right elbow. The earliest he can be activated is June 29 against the Diamondbacks.
Mark Melancon RP Early June - Elbow - 5/20/18 Melancon has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list due to a right elbow flexor strain. He had a stem cell injection in his right pronator and is likely to stay on the shelf until the beginning of June.
Julian Fernandez RP out for season - Elbow - 5/24/18 Fernandez has been designated for the 60-day disabled list due to a UCL strain in his right elbow and is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having Tommy John surgery.
Madison Bumgarner SP Mid June - Hand - 5/15/18 Bumgarner has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with a fracture to the fifth metacarpal on his left hand but is expected to be activated from the DL by the middle of June.
Chicago Cubs
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Yu Darvish SP Out indefinitely - Tricep - 5/26/18 Darvish has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with right triceps tendinitis and has no definitive timetable for return.
Eddie Butler SP Mid June - Groin - 5/15/18 Butler has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a right groin strain and is likely to remain absent from the bullpen until sometime in June.
Drew Smyly SP Late Aug - Elbow - 2/16/18 Smyly is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and is expected to be out of action until the end of August.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
5/25/18 CHC 6 - SF 2 K. Hendricks D. Holland -262/10.5 U
2017 Season
8/9/17 SF 3 - CHC 1 M. Bumgarner K. Hendricks -120/7.5 U
8/8/17 SF 6 - CHC 3 T. Blach J. Quintana 182/7.5 O
8/7/17 SF 3 - CHC 5 M. Moore J. Arrieta 156/8 P
5/25/17 CHC 5 - SF 1 E. Butler J. Samardzija -114/7.5 U
5/24/17 CHC 5 - SF 4 K. Hendricks M. Moore -177/7 O
5/23/17 CHC 4 - SF 1 J. Lester J. Cueto -164/7 U
5/22/17 CHC 4 - SF 6 J. Lackey T. Blach -215/10 P
2016 Season
10/11/16 SF 5 - CHC 6 M. Moore J. Lackey 111/7.5 O
10/10/16 SF 6 - CHC 5 x M. Bumgarner J. Arrieta -109/6 O
10/8/16 CHC 5 - SF 2 K. Hendricks J. Samardzija -185/7 P
10/7/16 CHC 1 - SF 0 J. Lester J. Cueto -163/6.5 U
9/4/16 CHC 3 - SF 2 x J. Lackey J. Cueto -138/8 U
9/3/16 CHC 2 - SF 3 J. Arrieta M. Bumgarner -129/7 U
9/2/16 CHC 2 - SF 1 J. Lester A. Suarez -223/8 U
9/1/16 CHC 5 - SF 4 M. Montgomery J. Samardzija -133/8 O
5/22/16 SF 1 - CHC 0 M. Bumgarner K. Hendricks -136/7 U
5/21/16 SF 5 - CHC 3 M. Cain J. Lester 154/7.5 O
5/20/16 SF 1 - CHC 8 J. Peavy J. Arrieta 165/7 O
2015 Season
8/27/15 SF 9 - CHC 1 M. Bumgarner D. Haren -182/7 O
San Francisco: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/25/18 @ CHC 2-6 238/10.5 L/U .432 .129 D. Holland 6.0 K. Hendricks 7.0
5/23/18 @ HOU 1-4 260/7.5 L/U .487 .182 J. Samardzija 4.2 J. Verlander 6.0
5/22/18 @ HOU 2-11 221/8 L/O .669 .226 A. Suarez 4.0 G. Cole 6.0
5/20/18 COL 9-5 103/8 W/O 1.190 .361 T. Blach 4.1 T. Anderson 5.1
5/19/18 COL 9-4 104/7.5 W/O 1.076 .415 C. Stratton 5.0 J. Gray 3.2
5/18/18 COL 1-6 -111/8.5 L/U .485 .167 D. Holland 6.0 K. Freeland 6.2
5/17/18 COL 3-5 x -140/8 L/P .556 .167 J. Samardzija 6.2 C. Bettis 6.0
5/16/18 CIN 3-6 -152/8.5 L/O .859 .324 A. Suarez 6.0 M. Harvey 4.0
5/15/18 CIN 5-3 -144/8 W/P .762 .314 T. Blach 4.0 T. Mahle 3.1
5/14/18 CIN 10-7 -138/8.5 W/O 1.024 .350 C. Stratton 5.0 S. Romano 2.1
Chi. Cubs: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
5/25/18 SF 6-2 -262/10.5 W/U .699 .267 K. Hendricks 7.0 D. Holland 6.0
5/23/18 CLE 0-1 -170/8.5 L/U .350 .103 J. Lester 7.0 A. Plutko 6.0
5/22/18 CLE 1-10 108/7.5 L/O .778 .278 T. Chatwood 2.2 T. Bauer 6.0
5/20/18 @ CIN 6-1 -138/9 W/U .952 .278 Y. Darvish 6.0 T. Mahle 6.0
5/19/18 @ CIN 10-0 -183/9 W/O .913 .289 J. Quintana 7.0 S. Romano 5.0
5/19/18 @ CIN 4-5 x -125/8.5 L/O .881 .279 K. Hendricks 5.0 L. Castillo 5.0
5/18/18 @ CIN 8-1 -170/9 W/P .919 .366 J. Lester 6.0 H. Bailey 4.2
5/16/18 @ ATL 1-4 -100/9.5 L/U .581 .235 T. Chatwood 5.1 B. McCarthy 6.0
5/15/18 @ ATL 3-2 -117/9 W/U .562 .182 Y. Darvish 4.0 M. Foltynewicz 5.0
5/14/18 ATL 5-6 -163/8.5 L/O .766 .242 J. Quintana 4.2 J. Teheran 6.0
Abbreviations Legend