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Chicago Cubs @ Tampa Bay Rays - June 11, 2024

June 11, 2024, 10:41am EDT

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Chicago Cubs

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Best Value

-175

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Tampa Bay Rays

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TB

-137

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-115

As a seasoned bettor, I’ve seen my fair share of baseball games, and I’ve learned to trust my instincts when it comes to making predictions. Looking at the matchup between the Chicago Cubs and the Tampa Bay Rays, a few things stand out to me.

On the mound, we have Zach Eflin for the Rays and Jameson Taillon for the Cubs. Both pitchers have been decent this season, with Eflin posting a 3-4 record and a 4.4 ERA, while Taillon has a 3-2 record with a 4.1 ERA. Based on these stats alone, it seems like a fairly even matchup in terms of starting pitching.

When it comes to batting, the Cubs seem to have a slight edge over the Rays. The Cubs are averaging more runs, hits, RBIs, and have a higher on-base slugging percentage compared to the Rays. However, both teams have similar batting averages, so it could still be anyone’s game at the plate.

Taking into consideration recent performances, the Rays are on a four-game losing streak while the Cubs are coming off a win against the Reds. This could play a factor in momentum heading into this matchup.

In terms of betting odds, oddsmakers have opened the Rays as -136-moneyline favorites in this game with a total set at 7.5 runs. Given the recent form of both teams and considering all factors mentioned above, I would lean towards betting on the Rays to come out on top in this game.

As for the over/under prediction, based on both teams’ offensive capabilities and pitching statistics, I would expect this game to go over the total runs line set at 7.5.

In conclusion, my prediction for this game is that the Tampa Bay Rays will beat the Chicago Cubs tonight with an expectation for the game to go over in terms of total runs scored. Betting can always be unpredictable though; that’s what keeps us coming back for more action every day!

Tampa Bay Rays vs Chicago Cubs
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Wager TypeTampa Bay RaysChicago Cubs
Team DataTampa Bay RaysChicago Cubs
Runs3.944.34
Hits7.837.53
Runs Batted In3.674.05
Batting Average0.2310.223
On-Base Slugging65.11%66.71%
Walks3.113.50
Strikeouts8.578.81
Earned Run Average4.364.06