Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

  • JUNE 5TH, 2011

    TBS Sunday Baseball Betting: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals Pick 6/5/11

    Things are consistently going from bad to worse for the Chicago Cubs. They are now 10 games below .500 and have lost five straight games, and they'll hope to right the ship in MLB betting warfare on Sunday against the St. Louis Cardinals. About the only good news for the Cubbies' faithful in this one is that Carlos Zambrano is going to be on the mound on Su.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2011

    MLB Betting: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals Pick 6/4/11

    There might not be two teams that hate each other in baseball more than the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals. These two duke it out in MLB betting action in front of a nationally televised audience on Fox on Saturday afternoon at Busch Stadium with the first pitch coming at 4:10 ET. There's really nothing but bad news coming here for the Cubbies. T.....

  • JUNE 3RD, 2011

    MLB Pick: Cubs vs. Cardinals

    Chicago Cubs (23-31) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (33-25) MLB Betting LinesMoneyline: Cardinals (-169) Cubs (+159)Runline: Cubs +1.5 (-140) Cardinals -1.5 (+120)Over/Under: 7.5Starting Pitchers: Cubs (Dempster) vs. Cardinals (Garcia)The Chicago Cubs are coming off a six-game homestand where they played the Pirates and the Astros. Tha.....

  • MAY 22ND, 2011

    Sunday Night Baseball Picks: Chicago Cubs vs. Boston Red Sox Preview 5/22/11

    This is the first time in almost 100 years that the Boston Red Sox and the Chicago Cubs met at Fenway Park. On Sunday Night Baseball betting action on Sunday, these two will meet in their rubber match after splitting the first two games in this series. Give the Cubbies some credit for fighting back in this series yesterday, plating nine runs against a helpl.....

  • MAY 21ST, 2011

    Baseball Picks: Chicago Cubs vs. Boston Red Sox Predictions 5/21/11

    The last time that the Chicago Cubs paid a visit to Fenway Park, they were battling it out in the World Series. Now, almost 100 years late, they're back for the second game of a three game Interleague series in MLB betting action against the Boston Red Sox. The Cubbies were absolutely rocked on Friday night from start to finish in a 15-5 defeat, as the whol.....

  • APRIL 23RD, 2011

    MLB Picks: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Chicago Cubs Preview 4/24/11

    The Los Angeles Dodgers (11-11) and the Chicago Cubs (10-10) split the first two of their of three games at historic Wrigley Field this weekend, and the winner of Sunday's nationally televised MLB betting affair will win the series. LA has already plated 20 runs in the first two games of this series, which is a far cry from the 3.40 runs per game that it wa.....

  • AUGUST 14TH, 2010

    Saturday MLB on FOX Betting Preview – Cubs at Cardinals

    Chicago has lost 14 of its last 16 games including a 6-3 defeat in the first game of this three-game series against its main NL Central rival.  “We just didn’t hold the game in check,” manager Lou Piniella said.  The Cubs are now also 1-7 in their 17-game stretch in which they face teams that either rank first or second in their division.  The club .....

  • AUGUST 6TH, 2010

    Friday MLB Betting Preview – Reds at Cubs

    Cincinnati won the series rubber match with the Pirates on Wednesday, 9-4, at PNC Park to give the team a 10-1-1 record in its last 12 series.  The Reds have won six of their last eight games overall and currently lead the division by a half game.  “Yeah, we’ve got to keep winning series and hopefully you’ll throw a sweep or two in there somewhere,.....

  • JULY 24TH, 2010

    Saturday MLB Betting Preview – Cardinals at Cubs

    St. Louis hasn’t scored in 20 consecutive innings and suffered being shut out in back-to-back games for the first time in 2,364 games under manager Tony LaRussa.  Expect a focused approach at the plate by the offense this afternoon, which may add to the club’s Major League-leading 38-9 record when scoring first in a game. The Cardinals can expect to bou.....

  • JULY 21ST, 2010

    Wednesday MLB Betting Preview – Astros at Cubs

    The Houston Astros are finishing off a six-game road trip this afternoon and hoping to pick up a series win in the process.  On Tuesday night, the Astros squandered an early six-run lead and watched the Cubs ultimately come down with a 14-7 blowout victory.  “No lead is safe, especially when the win is blowing out a bit,” manager Brad Mills said.  The.....

  • JUNE 15TH, 2010

    MLB Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 6/14

    Bang the Book takes yet another look at the hottest and coldest teams in the majors for baseball betting fanatics through Monday's clashes.Money Power Poll1: San Diego Padres (37-27, +$1,385): The distance between the Padres and the rest of the field in terms of money production has really taken off. San Diego is still holding on for dear life to the lea.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2010

    ESPN’s Wednesday Night Baseball Betting Preview: Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers

    Chicago Cubs(26-32, -$1,432)Milwaukee Brewers(24-34, -$1,109)National League Central Division rivals that are trying to find some traction in the MLB betting season duke it out at Miller Park on Wednesday night as the Chicago Cubs face off with the Milwaukee Brewers. Last night, Milwaukee captured a 3-2 victory in a great pitcher's duel between RHP Yovan.....