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Cubs vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 19

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Cubs vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 19

Odds updated as of 2:11 PM

The Chicago Cubs versus the Pittsburgh Pirates is on the MLB schedule for Sunday.

Here's what you need to know before checking out today's MLB odds and spreads on FanDuel Sportsbook.

Cubs vs Pirates Game Info

  • Chicago Cubs (26-21) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (21-26)
  • Date: Sunday, May 19, 2024
  • Time: 2:20 PM ET
  • Venue: Wrigley Field -- Chicago, Illinois
  • Coverage: MARQ

Cubs vs Pirates Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: CHC: (-130) | PIT: (+110)
  • Spread: CHC: -1.5 (+162) | PIT: +1.5 (-196)
  • Total: 7.5 -- Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)

Cubs vs Pirates Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Jameson Taillon (Cubs) - 3-1, 1.61 ERA vs Mitch Keller (Pirates) - 4-3, 3.93 ERA

The Cubs will look to Jameson Taillon (3-1) against the Pirates and Mitch Keller (4-3). Taillon's team is 3-2-0 against the spread this season in his starts. Taillon's team is 2-0 this season when he starts and they're favored on the moneyline. The Pirates are 5-4-0 ATS in Keller's nine starts with a set spread. The Pirates are 3-1 in Keller's four starts this season that they were the underdog on the moneyline.

Cubs vs Pirates Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Cubs win (53.1%)

Cubs vs Pirates Moneyline

  • Looking at the moneyline for Cubs-Pirates, Chicago is the favorite at -130, and Pittsburgh is +110 playing on the road.

Cubs vs Pirates Spread

  • The Cubs are favored by 1.5 runs at home versus the Pirates. The Cubs are +162 to cover the spread, while the Pirates are -196.

Cubs vs Pirates Over/Under

  • A combined run total of 7.5 has been set for Cubs-Pirates on May 19, with the over at -110 and the under at -110.

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Cubs vs Pirates Betting Trends

  • The Cubs have been victorious in 12, or 63.2%, of the 19 contests they have been chosen as favorites in this season.
  • This season Chicago has been victorious nine times in 10 chances when named as a favorite of at least -130 on the moneyline.
  • The Cubs' games have gone over the total in 19 of their 46 opportunities.
  • The Cubs are 22-24-0 against the spread in their 46 games with a line set by sportsbooks this season.
  • The Pirates have compiled a 13-14 record in games they were the underdog on the moneyline (winning 48.1% of those games).
  • Pittsburgh has gone 7-8 when it has played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +110 or longer (46.7%).
  • The Pirates have combined with opponents to go over the total 19 times this season for a 19-24-2 record against the over/under.
  • The Pirates are 23-22-0 against the spread this season.

Cubs Player Leaders

  • Christopher Morel is batting .217 with four doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 20 walks. He has an on-base percentage of .300 and a slugging percentage of .416.
  • Among all qualified hitters, he ranks 134th in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks 121st, and he is 78th in slugging.
  • Morel will look for his third straight game with a hit in this contest. During his last five outings he is batting .167 with a double, a walk and five RBI.
  • Nico Hoerner has hit two homers this season while driving in 12 runs. He's batting .269 this season and slugging .391 with an on-base percentage of .361.
  • He is 50th in batting average, 31st in on-base percentage and 97th in slugging in the majors.
  • Cody Bellinger leads Chicago with 34 hits. He is batting .264 this season and 14 of his hits have gone for extra bases.
  • Mike Tauchman leads Chicago with an OBP of .375 this season while batting .257 with 25 walks and 28 runs scored.

Pirates Player Leaders

  • Connor Joe has totaled 40 hits with a .355 on-base percentage, leading the Pirates in both statistics. He's batting .288 and slugging .489.
  • Including all the qualifying hitters in MLB, his batting average puts him 26th, his on-base percentage ranks 35th, and he is 32nd in slugging.
  • Bryan Reynolds is slugging .411 to lead his team. He has a batting average of .254 with an on-base percentage of .340.
  • Including all qualified hitters, he ranks 79th in batting average, 54th in on-base percentage and 79th in slugging percentage.
  • Oneil Cruz is hitting .251 with eight doubles, seven home runs and 11 walks.
  • Andrew McCutchen is batting .208 with three doubles, six home runs and 19 walks.

Cubs vs Pirates Head to Head

  • 5/18/2024: 1-0 CHC (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -205, Underdog Moneyline: +172)
  • 5/17/2024: 9-3 PIT (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -118, Underdog Moneyline: -100)
  • 5/16/2024: 5-4 PIT (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -122, Underdog Moneyline: +104)
  • 5/12/2024: 5-4 CHC (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -116, Underdog Moneyline: -102)
  • 5/11/2024: 10-9 PIT (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7, Favorite Moneyline: -116, Underdog Moneyline: -102)
  • 9/21/2023: 8-6 PIT (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -174, Underdog Moneyline: +146)
  • 9/20/2023: 13-7 PIT (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -184, Underdog Moneyline: +154)
  • 6/23/2022: 8-7 PIT (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -110, Underdog Moneyline: -106)
  • 6/22/2022: 14-5 CHC (Favorite: Cubs, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -142, Underdog Moneyline: +120)
  • 6/21/2022: 7-1 PIT (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -152, Underdog Moneyline: +128)

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