Webster has been transferred to the 60-day injured list due to radial nerve inflammation in his right arm. He is likely to be out of commission until the beginning of August.
%W 0.53% | Streak 1
L10: W4 L6 P0
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%W 0.50% | Streak 1
L10: W4 L6 P0
%W 0.51% | Streak 3
L10: W6 L4 P0
The trusty projection model sees the Pirates toppling the Cubs in about 60 percent of simulations for their Friday showdown, providing a must-play on the home underdog.
%W 0.52% | Streak 2
L10: W7 L3 P0
Chicago won, 1-0, in Pittsburgh last night, putting them 10 games up on the Bucs in the National League Central.
%W 0.50% | Streak 0
L10: W4 L6 P0
Cole Hamels has allowed two runs in 18 innings since joining the Cubs, but Trevor Williams has allowed only two runs in his last 29 innings, not counting a one-run, six-inning victory at Wrigley earlier in the year. And the Pirates have historically gotten to Hamels, batting .337 against him as a team. The offenses have have had similar production lately, but with the game at PNC and the price, Pittsburgh is a good flyer.
%W 0.49% | Streak 1
L10: W5 L5 P0
%W 0.47% | Streak 0
L10: W6 L4 P0
Cole Hamels has all of a sudden turned into Cy Young since going to the Cubs.
- TrendUnder is 45-19-5 in Pirates last 69 games with the total set at 9.0-10.5.Hit %70.30% (69)O/U19|45Push5W/L
- TrendOver is 7-3 in Pirates last 10 games with the total set at 7.0-8.5.Hit %70.00% (10)O/U7|3Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 8-2 in Pirates last 10 home games with the total set at 6.5 or lower.Hit %80.00% (10)O/U8|2Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-2-3 in Pirates last 10 games as a home underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (10)O/U2|5Push3W/L
Chi. Cubs Trends
- TrendUnder is 5-2 in Cubs last 7 games with the total set at 9.0-10.5.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U19|45Push5W/L
- TrendOver is 6-1 in Cubs last 7 games with the total set at 6.5 or lower.Hit %85.70% (7)O/U6|1Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 4-0 in Cubs last 4 games with the total set at 7.0-8.5.Hit %100.00% (4)O/U0|4Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Cubs last 7 road games with the total set at 6.5 or lower.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U5|2Push0W/L
Chicago Cubs last injuries
Morrow has been transferred to the 60-day injured list while recuperating from arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow. He is not expected to make his season debut until at least the middle of August.
Cedeno has landed on the 10-day injured list with inflammation in his left wrist. He has suffered a setback in his rehabilitation with arm soreness and is likely to remain on the IL until at least the start of August.
Edwards Jr. has been activated from the 10-day injured list where he was recovering from a left thoracic strain. He is likely to return for Saturday's contest against the Padres.
Hamels has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left oblique strain, and he is expected to be out of action until at least the beginning of August.
Pittsburgh Pirates last injuries
Davis has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a right middle finger blister. He suffered a setback in his recovery and is likely to remain sidelined until the earlier part of August.
Chisenhall fractured his right hand and has been transferred from the 10-day to the 60-day injured list after suffering a setback during his rehab stint. It is unknown when he will be ready for activation.
Gonzalez has been placed on the 60-day injured list while recovering from surgery to repair a fractured left clavicle. He hurt his hamstring on a rehab assignment and will likely be sidelined until the start of August.
Kela has been activated from the 60-day injured list where he was dealing with discomfort in his right shoulder. He is now suspended for two games by the team for violating the terms of his contract but is likely to be reinstated prior to Wednesday's clash against the Cardinals.
Williams was scratched from his last scheduled start with flu-like symptoms. He is expected to return to the lineup Monday versus the Cardinals for his next turn in the rotation.
Polanco has been placed on the 10-day injured list with left posterior shoulder inflammation. He has suffered a setback during his rehabilitation and is not expected to return until at least the middle of August.
Taillon has been shifted to the 60-day injured list with a right elbow flexor strain and is not expected to return to the mound until sometime in August.
Brault has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left shoulder strain. He will be held out of action until at least the early part of August.