Major League Baseball
Preview
St. Louis at Chi. Cubs
When: 3:20 PM ET, Sunday, September 30, 2018
Where: Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois
Matchup Edge
STL Edge in: CHC
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Chicago Cubs are ranked 3 in hitting, with a batting average of .259. The Cubs are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .743.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 17 in hitting, with a batting average of .249. The Cardinals are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .729.

Pitching

  • The Chicago Cubs are ranked 3 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.65. Opponents are hitting .239 for average, and have a .322 on base percentage and .697 OPS against the Cubs this season.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 12 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.82. Opponents are hitting .245 for average, and have a .323 on base percentage and .699 OPS against the Cardinals this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
St. Louis 88-73 W1 43-38 45-35
Chi. Cubs 94-67 L1 50-30 44-37
Last Meeting
St. Louis Chi. Cubs
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
9/29/18 STL 2 CHC 1 .103 0 .316 .161 0 .323
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
St. Louis M. Ozuna .324 23 .884
Chi. Cubs A. Rizzo .379 25 1.067
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
St. Louis M. Carpenter 8 13 19
Chi. Cubs J. Baez 5 12 12
Pitching ERA Avg K
St. Louis 4.31 .255 128
Chi. Cubs 4.32 .271 136
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
St. Louis J. Martinez .303 161 .817
Chi. Cubs B. Zobrist .309 138 .821
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
St. Louis M. Carpenter 36 110 81
Chi. Cubs J. Baez 34 98 111
Pitching ERA Avg K
St. Louis 3.82 .249 1329
Chi. Cubs 3.65 .259 1317