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Cardinals vs Cubs Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 26

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Cardinals vs Cubs Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 26

Odds updated as of 6:11 PM

Sunday's slate in the MLB includes a matchup between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs.

Before you do any MLB betting on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here's what you need to know.

Cardinals vs Cubs Game Info

  • St. Louis Cardinals (24-26) vs. Chicago Cubs (27-25)
  • Date: Sunday, May 26, 2024
  • Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • Venue: Busch Stadium -- St. Louis, Missouri
  • Coverage: ESPN

Cardinals vs Cubs Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: STL: (-142) | CHC: (+120)
  • Spread: STL: -1.5 (+146) | CHC: +1.5 (-178)
  • Total: 8.5 -- Over: (+102) | Under: (-124)

Cardinals vs Cubs Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Sonny Gray (Cardinals) - 6-2, 2.87 ERA vs Javier Assad (Cubs) - 4-0, 1.70 ERA

The probable pitchers are Sonny Gray (6-2) for the Cardinals and Javier Assad (4-0) for the Cubs. Gray's team is 5-3-0 against the spread this season in his starts. When Gray starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 5-2. The Cubs have a 7-2-0 ATS record in Assad's nine starts that had a set spread. The Cubs are 5-2 in Assad's seven starts this season that they were the underdog on the moneyline.

Cardinals vs Cubs Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Cardinals win (55.1%)

Cardinals vs Cubs Moneyline

  • Chicago is the underdog, +120 on the moneyline, while St. Louis is a -142 favorite at home.

Cardinals vs Cubs Spread

  • The Cardinals are 1.5-run home favorites on the runline against the Cubs. The Cardinals are +146 to cover, and the Cubs are -178.

Cardinals vs Cubs Over/Under

  • Cardinals versus Cubs, on May 26, has an over/under of 8.5, with the over being +102 and the under -124.

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Cardinals vs Cubs Betting Trends

  • The Cardinals have been victorious in 11, or 45.8%, of the 24 contests they have been chosen as favorites in this season.
  • St. Louis has a record of 5-5 when favored by -142 or more this year.
  • The Cardinals and their opponents have gone over the total this season in 23 of their 48 opportunities.
  • The Cardinals have an against the spread mark of 23-25-0 in 48 games with a line this season.
  • The Cubs have won 48.3% of the games this season they were the moneyline underdog (14-15).
  • Chicago has a 5-4 record (winning 55.6% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline underdog of +120 or longer.
  • The Cubs have combined with opponents to go over the total 21 times this season for a 21-29-1 record against the over/under.
  • The Cubs have put together a 23-28-0 record ATS this season (covering 45.1% of the time).

Cardinals Player Leaders

  • Brendan Donovan has 12 doubles, a triple, four home runs and 17 walks while batting .233. He has an on-base percentage of .311 and a slugging percentage of .368.
  • He is 104th in batting average, 94th in on-base percentage, and 110th in slugging among all qualified hitters in baseball.
  • Donovan will look for his third straight game with a hit in this matchup. In his last five games he is hitting .238 with a double and five RBI.
  • Nolan Arenado has an OPS of .689, fueled by an OBP of .321 and a team-best slugging percentage of .368 this season. He's batting .268.
  • He is 44th in batting average, 74th in on-base percentage and 110th in slugging among qualifying batters.
  • Arenado heads into this game looking to extend his two-game hit streak. During his last five outings he is batting .211 with a double and an RBI.
  • Masyn Winn leads St. Louis with 43 hits and an OBP of .352 this season.
  • Winn brings a 14-game hitting streak into this game. During his last 10 games he is hitting .395 with five doubles, two home runs, two walks and eight RBI.
  • Lars Nootbaar has five home runs, 19 RBI and a batting average of .227 this season.
  • Nootbaar enters this game on a two-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .294 with a triple, a home run, two walks and three RBI.

Cubs Player Leaders

  • Christopher Morel is hitting .206 with four doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 25 walks. He's slugging .389 with an on-base percentage of .303.
  • He ranks 139th in batting average, 110th in on-base percentage and 96th in slugging percentage among all qualifying hitters in the majors.
  • Nico Hoerner leads his team with a .380 slugging percentage. He has a batting average of .263 with an on-base percentage of .352.
  • Including all qualifying hitters, his batting average puts him 50th, his on-base percentage is 34th, and he is 104th in slugging.
  • Mike Tauchman has put up a team-high .376 on-base percentage.
  • Cody Bellinger leads his team with 37 hits.

Cardinals vs Cubs Head to Head

  • 5/25/2024: 7-6 STL (Favorite: Cardinals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -108, Underdog Moneyline: -108)
  • 7/21/2023: 4-3 CHC (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -142, Underdog Moneyline: +120)
  • 7/20/2023: 7-2 STL (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -122, Underdog Moneyline: +104)
  • 6/24/2023: 9-1 CHC (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 13.5, Favorite Moneyline: -132, Underdog Moneyline: +112)
  • 8/25/2022: 8-3 STL (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 10, Favorite Moneyline: -116, Underdog Moneyline: -102)
  • 8/24/2022: 7-1 CHC (Favorite: Cardinals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -194, Underdog Moneyline: +162)
  • 8/23/2022: 13-3 STL (Favorite: Cardinals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -130, Underdog Moneyline: +110)
  • 8/23/2022: 2-0 CHC (Favorite: Cardinals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -200, Underdog Moneyline: +168)
  • 8/22/2022: 1-0 STL (Favorite: Cardinals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -174, Underdog Moneyline: +146)
  • 6/5/2022: 5-3 STL (Favorite: Cardinals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -138, Underdog Moneyline: +118)

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