Chicago Cubs vs Detroit Tigers MLB Betting Lines

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The Cubs will play the Tigers on Sunday, May 16th, 2021 at 1:10 pm ET. Check network listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage. Our opening pitch flys at Eastern Standard, make sure you adjust for your local timezone.

Matchup Pitchers
  • Cubs - K. Hendricks - R
  • Tigers - M. Boyd - L

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog
Detroit Tigers
Detroit Tigers
Favorite
Chicago Cubs
Chicago Cubs
+126 Sb3gen1 -136 Sb3gen1
+125 Sb3gen3 -140 Sb3gen2
+120 Sb3gen2 -145 Sb3gen3
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Chicago Cubs has a minus value. Lay $136 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Detroit Tigers has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $126.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
8o -110 Sb3gen1 8u -110 Sb3gen1
8o -110 Sb3gen2 8u -110 Sb3gen2
8o -110 Sb3gen3 8u -110 Sb3gen3
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen1 has the best over line of 8 points laying $110 to win $100. Sb3gen1 has the best under line of 8 u -110.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog
Detroit Tigers
Detroit Tigers
Favorite
Chicago Cubs
Chicago Cubs
+1.5 -135 Sb3gen1 -1.5 +115 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -135 Sb3gen2 -1.5 +115 Sb3gen2
+1.5 -135 Sb3gen3 -1.5 +115 Sb3gen3
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Sunday. Sb3gen1 has the best favorite Chicago Cubs run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen1 has the best underdog Detroit Tigers run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

Latest World Series odds, if available, for each team. Review odds for other teams and learn how to bet on the tournament here. See past Championship results and learn how to bet World Series teasers, props and parlays.

Chicago Cubs World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Chicago CubsChicago Cubs

Cached 2021-06-19 03:46:11
Detroit Tigers World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers

Cached 2021-06-19 03:46:11

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Detroit TigersChicago Cubs 40 32 0.556 6.0 25-12 15-20 W1 5-5
Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers 30 42 0.417 16.0 15-19 15-23 W1 4-6

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

2021 Chicago Cubs Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Kris Bryant
3B
66 41 67 13 39 27 63 0.279
Anthony Rizzo
1B
65 29 57 9 31 28 34 0.251
Willson Contreras
C
64 32 48 11 26 25 71 0.226
Javier Baez
SS
63 34 53 16 44 8 95 0.227
Eric Sogard
3B
63 16 32 1 10 9 25 0.241
Ian Happ
CF
60 22 35 8 18 29 65 0.184
Joc Pederson
LF
56 26 49 11 30 15 58 0.246
Jason Heyward
RF
51 20 27 5 14 17 41 0.171
David Bote
2B
49 16 29 5 23 13 36 0.201
Matt Duffy
3B
38 16 25 1 12 11 18 0.278
Jake Marisnick
CF
37 12 18 4 15 5 24 0.257
Andrew Chafin
RP
29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

2021 Detroit Tigers Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Robbie Grossman
LF
69 37 60 9 34 42 76 0.233
Jonathan Schoop
2B
68 34 71 13 34 20 60 0.274
Jeimer Candelario
3B
63 29 63 4 19 28 69 0.264
Willi Castro
SS
60 27 45 6 25 13 58 0.216
Niko Goodrum
3B
59 27 42 5 17 20 80 0.216
Akil Baddoo
CF
54 19 38 5 20 23 52 0.266
Miguel Cabrera
1B
53 19 44 5 28 16 56 0.220
Harold Castro
2B
41 9 33 1 13 8 29 0.260
Nomar Mazara
RF
38 9 26 3 15 13 37 0.203
JaCoby Jones
LF
36 9 17 2 9 5 42 0.170
Wilson Ramos
C
35 12 24 6 13 6 29 0.200
Eric Haase
C
30 16 25 8 14 7 40 0.231

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

2021 Chicago Cubs Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Kyle Hendricks
SP
14 9 4 0 0 80.2 65 1.30 4.13
Jake Arrieta
SP
14 5 8 0 0 66.0 56 1.48 5.45
Zach Davies
SP
15 4 4 0 0 73.1 45 1.49 4.66
Adbert Alzolay
SP
11 4 5 0 0 57.2 62 1.04 4.06
Alec Mills
SP
15 3 1 1 0 33.0 24 1.48 5.18
Keegan Thompson
SP
14 3 1 0 1 24.1 28 1.44 1.85
Trevor Williams
SP
10 3 2 0 0 43.2 49 1.60 5.36
Rex Brothers
RP
27 2 0 1 7 23.1 38 1.20 3.09
Justin Steele
RP
11 2 0 0 1 13.1 21 1.05 2.03
Craig Kimbrel
RP
30 1 2 20 0 29.1 49 0.65 0.61
Dan Winkler
RP
27 1 0 0 6 24.2 25 1.22 1.46
Tommy Nance
RP
15 1 0 0 4 15.0 14 0.87 1.80

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

2021 Detroit Tigers Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Michael Fulmer
SP
23 4 3 6 4 38.0 40 1.26 3.55
Tarik Skubal
SP
14 4 7 0 0 66.0 81 1.45 4.36
Casey Mize
SP
14 4 4 0 0 82.1 66 1.12 3.61
Spencer Turnbull
SP
9 4 2 0 0 50.0 44 0.98 2.88
Gregory Soto
SP
32 3 1 6 5 28.2 33 1.40 2.51
Matthew Boyd
SP
13 3 6 0 0 70.2 56 1.20 3.44
Joe Jimenez
RP
18 2 0 0 0 14.0 17 2.00 8.36
Jose Urena
SP
13 2 7 0 0 65.1 41 1.59 5.79
Jose Cisnero
RP
33 1 4 2 8 31.0 39 1.19 3.19
Bryan Garcia
RP
26 1 1 2 3 26.2 20 1.54 4.39
Derek Holland
RP
14 1 1 0 2 15.0 20 2.07 9.60
Julio Teheran
SP
1 1 0 0 0 5.0 3 1.40 1.80

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