Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

  • 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.....

  • JUNE 7TH, 2010

    MLB Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 6/7/10

    Bang the Book takes yet another look at the hottest and coldest teams in the majors for baseball betting fanatics through Sunday's clashes. Money Power Poll1: San Diego Padres (33-23, +$1,272): The more we see out of the Padres, the more we like. This is a team that continues pitching far beyond what many felt was capable, and especially in Petco Park, the .....

  • MAY 29TH, 2010

    Fox Saturday MLB Betting Preview: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs

    St. Louis Cardinals(28-21, -$334)Chicago Cubs(23-26, -$1,024) Right-handers collide on the hallowed grounds of Wrigley Field on Saturday afternoon as a part of a three-pack of MLB betting affairs that will shown on Fox, as the St. Louis Cardinals take on the Chicago Cubs. The Redbirds walked out of the Windy City with a 7-1 win on Friday afternoon, chasing .....

  • MAY 17TH, 2010

    MLB Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 5/16

    Bang the Book takes yet another look at the hottest and coldest teams in the majors for baseball betting fanatics through Sunday's clashes. Money Power Poll1: Washington Nationals (20-18, +$1,162): It might've only been a 3-4 week for the Nats, but they still netted us some more money in MLB betting action this week! Washington is still getting great play o.....

  • MAY 10TH, 2010

    MLB Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 5/9/10

    Bang the Book takes yet another look at the hottest and coldest teams in the majors for baseball betting fanatics through Sunday's clashes. Money Power Poll1: Washington Nationals (17-14, +$1,077): The Nats are going to continue to make money for MLB betting fans for as long as the oddsmakers fail to realize that this is a middle of the road team and not ju.....