Giants vs. Cubs MLB Pick – August 20th

The Chicago Cubs are back at Wrigley Field following a ten-game road excursion. This will be their first game in Chicago since August 7th from the Earth’s. The road trip was up and down for the Cubs, but they finished on a high note with a blowout win at the Little League Classic against the Pirates. The Cubs finished the road trip with a list of 4-5.
Where they have trapped, for example a bullpen collapse at the last game, their weakest attempt was three matches in Philadelphia. The Cubs reacted from the Pirates with two of three wins. They’ve fought all year long so a list of 4-5 is no surprise for them.
They’ve been a gifted team in Wrigleyville. Getting the very best listing potential for homefield advantage in the postseason will be significant. First things first, though, that the Cubs should get to the postseason. They would have to settle for a wildcard in the event the postseason started today and’re on the bubble.
The NL Central is now up for grabs, with all the Cardinals, Cubs, and Brewers all included from the divisional race. The Cubs will be glad to be home today. They input with a record of 41-19 at home. It’s night and day between their attempt on the street, where the Cubs are an. In the division the Cubs trail slightly Having a win by the Cardinals.
That’s a big difference for the Cubs, making playing from the postseason doubly important at Wrigley. Cole Hamels expects to feel comfortable at home tonight, with fought recently on the road. The Giants, who remain in the wildcard race at the National League, will turn to Tyler Beede. They are 3.5 games back, having to leapfrog four groups because it stands today. Not simple but not impossible. Head under for our complimentary Giants vs. Cubs select.
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Cole Hamels has not been in his best. He needed a trip back home to Wrigley to get back his confidence. Hamels allowed 4 earned runs in Cincinnati and then struggled again in his second outing, as he was tagged for 8 earned runs contrary to the Phillies at Philadelphia.
In his effort at home, Hamels was brilliant against the Brewers. As the Cubs cruised to a 4-1 triumph he blanked the Brewers in five innings of work. Leading around those dreadful spots on the street, Hamels was pitching with 1 or no runs allowed at six of seven outings.
The 4 runs he allowed against the Reds was the first match he gave up more than 3 runs because May 27th against the Astros. Clearly, the street has given issues in 2019 to him. Hamels possesses an ERA of both 5.16 along with 1.59 WHIP on the road in 52.1 innings. Conversely, he is felt at home at Wrigley Field, in which he’s submitted a 2.35 ERA and 1.08 WHIP in 57.1 innings.
Tyler Beede of the Giants is looking for a bounce back beginning too. Beede is becoming rattled for a 9.95 ERA and 1.89 WHIP in his past three outings. He has enabled 4 earned runs in five straight games. And like Hamels, Beede has fought to obtain some controller on the street.
He moves to a hostile Wrigley Field with a 6.23 ERA and 1.72 WHIP in 47.2 innings. Expect the youngster. The Cubs return home to some performance from the offense against Beede. They seem to win with two or more runs in this spot.

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