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    Yonathan Daza will look for his 100th hit of the season (he has 98) when the Colorado Rockies (62-82) play the Chicago Cubs (62-82) on Saturday at 2:20 PM ET. The Rockies are underdogs (+122) versus the Cubs (-144). Hayden Wesneski starts for Chicago while Colorado will counter with Jose Urena.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Cubs vs. Rockies

    • Game Day: Saturday, September 17, 2022
    • Game Time: 2:20 PM ET
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
    • Stadium: Wrigley Field
    Cubs vs Rockies Betting Information
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    Cubs -144

    Cubs Stats & Trends

    Cubs Batting

    • The Cubs average one home run per game to rank 18th in MLB action with 145 total home runs .
    • The Cubs rank 16th in MLB with a .241 batting average.
    • The Cubs are 18th in baseball with an on-base percentage of .312.
    • The Cubs strike out 8.9 times per game to rank 25th in baseball.
    • The Cubs average 0.9 homers per home game this season (69 total at home).
    • The Cubs have a .396 slugging percentage and are averaging 2.7 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club averages 8.3 hits per game and is batting .250 at home this season.

    Cubs Key Batters

    • Ian Happ leads Chicago with a slugging percentage of .458, fueled by 57 extra-base hits.
    • Among qualifying batters in baseball, Happ’s batting average ranks 39th, his on-base percentage ranks 36th, and he is 42nd in slugging.
    • Nico Hoerner is batting .291 with 21 doubles, five triples, nine home runs and 26 walks.
    • Hoerner ranks 19th in batting average, 53rd in on-base percentage and 72nd in slugging among qualified hitters.
    • Hoerner brings a six-game streak with at least one hit into this contest. In his last 10 games he is hitting .314 with three doubles, two triples, a home run, a walk and four RBI.
    • Seiya Suzuki is batting .263 with a .433 slugging percentage and 45 RBI this year.
    • Suzuki has logged a hit or more in four straight games. In his last five games he is hitting .333 with a home run, a walk and an RBI.
    • Patrick Wisdom is batting .210 with a .302 OBP and 59 RBI for Chicago this season.

    Rockies Stats & Trends

    Rockies Batting

    • The Rockies’ 133 home runs rank 22nd in Major League Baseball.
    • The Rockies’ .257 batting average is among the best in baseball, ranking sixth in MLB.
    • The Rockies have an on-base percentage of .319 this season, which ranks eighth in the league.
    • The Rockies rank eighth in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of eight whiffs per contest.
    • They’ve hit 41 homers, an average of 0.6 per game, in 70 road contests this season.
    • They are slugging .335 in 70 road games this season.
    • In 70 road games this season, they have a batting average of .228 while averaging 7.8 base hits per contest.

    Rockies Key Batters

    • C.J. Cron has totaled 139 hits with a .482 slugging percentage, both team-high figures for the Rockies.
    • Including all the qualified players in the majors, Cron ranks 61st in batting average, 86th in on-base percentage and 22nd in slugging percentage.
    • Brendan Rodgers is hitting .261 with 29 doubles, three triples, 11 home runs and 43 walks.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, Rodgers is 65th in batting average, 87th in on-base percentage and 94th in slugging percentage.
    • Charlie Blackmon is hitting .258 with 20 doubles, four triples, 16 home runs and 29 walks.
    • Ryan McMahon has 21 doubles, three triples, 17 home runs and 56 walks while hitting .248.

    Cubs vs. Rockies Probable Pitchers

    Wesneski Ureña
    0 GS 13
    1-1 W-L 3-6
    3.12 ERA 5.81
    8.2 IP 74.1
    2 BB 36
    11 SO 43

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