Phillies vs Cubs Odds, Picks & Predictions – July 23

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The Chicago Cubs (36-57) will visit the Philadelphia Phillies (49-44), in the second game of a three-game series, Saturday at 6:05 PM ET. The Phillies will hand the ball to Zack Wheeler (8-5), and the Cubs will turn to Marcus Stroman (3-5).

At home, the Phillies are favored to win on the moneyline (-166) over the Cubs (+140). The contest has an over/under set at 8.

Phillies vs. Cubs Odds

Run Line

Philadelphia Phillies (-1.5)

Moneyline

Phillies (-166)

Total

8 Runs (Over: -105, Under: -116)

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When, Where, at What Time is Phillies vs. Cubs

  • Game Day: Saturday, July 23, 2022
  • Game Time: 6:05 PM ET
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Stadium: Citizens Bank Park

Phillies Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Bryce Harper 10 Day Injury List Thumb
Nick Maton 10 Day Injury List Shoulder
Zach Eflin 15 Day Injury List Knee
Jean Segura 60 Day Injury List Finger
Ryan Sherriff 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Sam Coonrod 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Hans Crouse 60 Day Injury List Bicep
Damon Jones 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
James McArthur 60 Day Injury List Elbow

Cubs Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Jason Heyward 10 Day Injury List Knee
Andrelton Simmons 10 Day Injury List Shoulder
Nick Madrigal 10 Day Injury List Groin
Wade Miley 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Kyle Hendricks 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Alec Mills 15 Day Injury List Back
Brad Wieck 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Michael Hermosillo 60 Day Injury List Quadricep
Adbert Alzolay 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Codi Heuer 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Ethan Roberts 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Manuel Rodriguez 60 Day Injury List Elbow

Last Time Out: Phillies and Cubs

These squads play again after the Cubs’ 15-2 victory over the Phillies yesterday. Justin Steele (5.00 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 2 K) earned the win for the Cubs. Nelson Velazquez went 2-for-2 with two home runs and five RBI to lead the team on offense. Kyle Gibson (4.00 IP, 6 R, 6 H, 0 K) took the loss on the mound for the Phillies.

Betting Trends

Phillies Betting Records and Team Stats

The Phillies have been favorites in 56 games this season and won 31 (55.4%) of those contests. Philadelphia has a record of 14-5 in games where oddsmakers favor them by at least -166 on the moneyline. Oddsmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Phillies have a 62.4% chance to win. Philadelphia and its opponents have hit the over in 48 of their 93 games with a total this season. In 93 games with a spread this season, the Phillies are 47-46-0 ATS.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Kyle Schwarber 91 .209 (147) .316 (99) .509 (16) 7.6% (3) 30.4% (148) 13.2% (10)
Rhys Hoskins 92 .244 (99) .338 (62) .476 (35) 4.9% (24) 25.1% (120) 11.8% (20)
J.T. Realmuto 80 .253 (80) .327 (81) .398 (101) 2.4% (99) 21.4% (89) 8.0% (87)
Alec Bohm 85 .276 (42) .314 (104) .387 (114) 1.8% (124) 19.9% (78) 5.3% (142)
Nicholas Castellanos 93 .248 (91) .294 (132) .370 (130) 2.1% (111) 24.7% (117) 5.7% (133)

Cubs Betting Records and Team Stats

The Cubs have been chosen as underdogs in 66 games this year and have walked away with the win 26 times (39.4%) in those games. Chicago has a win-loss record of 10-17 when favored by +140 or worse by sportsbooks this year. Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Cubs have a 41.7% chance of pulling out a win. Chicago and their opponents have hit the over in 42 of their 93 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season. In 93 games with a line this season, the Cubs have a mark of 47-46-0 against the spread.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Ian Happ 91 .281 (37) .369 (18) .448 (56) 2.4% (99) 21.4% (89) 11.2% (35)
Willson Contreras 79 .258 (75) .372 (17) .471 (39) 4.1% (45) 21.8% (95) 10.8% (43)
Nico Hoerner 78 .304 (15) .340 (58) .421 (77) 1.7% (125) 10.4% (6) 4.0% (153)
Patrick Wisdom 89 .221 (136) .317 (98) .442 (61) 4.7% (29) 34.2% (155) 11.0% (38)
Christopher Morel 56 .274 (-) .343 (-) .484 (-) 3.7% (-) 30.6% (-) 9.4% (-)

Phillies vs. Cubs Picks and Predictions

We predict that the Phillies will pick up the victory in this contest, and they’re our choice on the moneyline (-166). If you’re looking for a pick on the over/under, we see the final scoring winding up over the total (8 runs).

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WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

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