Cubs's Starting Pitcher Cole Hamels with a Predicted Win Over the Odds Favorite Phillies

Wed, Aug 14, 2019 | Emma Botos


Cole Hamels
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August 14, 2019 -- On the road, the Cubs take the Phillies for a 55.77% likelihood to win based on the Snoozle MLB model.

Likely visiting starter Cole Hamels will will duel it out with the Phillies probable starter Aaron Nola. The Cubs's Cole Hamels is predicted to throw for 6.819 innings, allowing 2.179 earned runs, with 6.785 Ks. Aaron Nola is estimated from the model to throw for 6.545 innings, allowing 2.297 earned runs, with 5.729 Ks.

In a hitting matchup, Kris Bryant of the Cubs will see who can bring in more runs against the at home hitter Corey Dickerson. Kris Bryant is forecast to bring in 0.614 RBIs and 0.692 runs scored, with an 0.380 OBP and 1.037 Ks. The Phillies's Corey Dickerson is estimated to score 0.414 runs, 0.644 RBIs and have a 0.297 OBP.

According to the +105 ML away odds and an predicted 55.77% chance to win, the Cubs are the best value for the money line. For this game, the under is the best value; the model predicted a 62.05% over estimate and -110 line odds for 9.0 runs.

Posted at Wed, August 14, 2019 13:06:44 UTC