Chi Cubs vs. Pittsburgh,
07/04/2019 16:05 EDT,
Score: 11 - 3
Money Line: -117 Chi Cubs
Quintana threw more secondary pitches (51) than fastballs (50) on Saturday in Cincinnati and as result threw six shutout innings. He had struggled . a bit prior to that , but his veteran composure is now guiding him making him a viable pitcher to back against a Pittsburgh team that struggles against southpaw pitching averaging 4.2 rpg on a batting average barely above the Mendoza line of .250.
Cubs are 4-1 in Quintanas last 5 starts vs. Pirates.
Pirates are 0-4 in their starters Lyles' last 4 starts vs. National League Central and are 0-4 in Lyles' last 4 starts.
LYLES is 0-14 against the money line in July games in his career. (Team's Record)
MLB team (PITTSBURGH) - average hitting team (AVG .255 to .269) against an average starting pitcher (ERA 4.20 to 5.20) -NL, red hot hitting team - batting .300 or better over their last 20 games are 18-38 L/22 seasons for go against 67% conversion rate for bettors.
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