Lamet expected to start as San Diego hosts Chicago

0
22

Chicago Cubs (33-27, second in the NL Central) vs. San Diego Padres (37-25, second in the NL West)

San Diego; Tuesday, 10:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Zach Davies (2-3, 4.94 ERA, 1.67 WHIP, 33 strikeouts) Padres: Dinelson Lamet (1-0, 2.50 ERA, 1.44 WHIP, 21 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Padres -175, Cubs +151; over/under is 7 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: San Diego and Chicago will meet on Tuesday.

The Padres are 21-12 in home games in 2020. San Diego has a collective on-base percentage of .318, good for third in the National League. Tommy Pham leads the team with a mark of .364.

The Cubs have gone 12-17 away from home. Chicago has hit 77 home runs this season, sixth in the league. Javier Baez leads them with 14, averaging one every 14.6 at-bats.

The Padres won the last meeting 9-4. Ryan Weathers notched his third victory and Brian O’Grady went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and three RBIs for San Diego. Adbert Alzolay took his fifth loss for Chicago.

TOP PERFORMERS: Jake Cronenworth leads the Padres with 65 hits and has 18 RBIs.

Kris Bryant ranks second on the Cubs with 13 home runs and is batting .308.

LAST 10 GAMES: Padres: 4-6, .223 batting average, 4.55 ERA, outscored by 11 runs

Cubs: 5-5, .226 batting average, 3.98 ERA, outscored opponents by two runs

INJURIES: Padres: Trey Wingenter: (elbow), Taylor Williams: (knee), Matt Strahm: (knee), Drew Pomeranz: (lat), Adrian Morejon: (left forearm), Keone Kela: (right forearm), Javy Guerra: (right elbow), Mike Clevinger: (elbow), Jose Castillo: (undisclosed), Michel Baez: (right elbow), Dan Altavilla: (elbow), Jorge Ona: (right elbow), Trent Grisham: (foot), Austin Nola: (knee).

Cubs: Trevor Williams: (appendix), Rowan Wick: (oblique), Justin Steele: (hamstring), Alec Mills: (lower back), Jonathan Holder: (shoulder), Joc Pederson: (back), Nico Hoerner: (hamstring), Matt Duffy: (back), David Bote: (shoulder), Javier Baez: (thumb), Austin Romine: (left wrist).

___

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

The post Lamet expected to start as San Diego hosts Chicago appeared first on WEEK.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here