Washington Nationals vs Chicago Cubs MLB Betting Lines

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The Nationals will play the Cubs on Thursday, May 20th, 2021 at 2:20 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
  • Nationals - J. Ross - R
  • Cubs - J. Williams - R

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog

Washington Nationals
Favorite

Chicago Cubs
+107 Sb3gen1 -117 Sb3gen1
+105 Sb3gen3 -122 Sb3gen2
+102 Sb3gen2 -125 Sb3gen3
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Chicago Cubs has a minus value. Lay $117 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Washington Nationals has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $107.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
10.5o -105 Sb3gen2 10.5u -110 Sb3gen1
10.5o -105 Sb3gen3 10.5u -115 Sb3gen2
10.5o -110 Sb3gen1 10.5u -115 Sb3gen3
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen2 has the best over line of 10.5 points laying $105 to win $100. Sb3gen1 has the best under line of 10.5 u -110.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog

Washington Nationals
Favorite

Chicago Cubs
+1.5 -175 Sb3gen1 -1.5 +155 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -175 Sb3gen2 -1.5 +155 Sb3gen2
+1.5 -180 Sb3gen3 -1.5 +150 Sb3gen3
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Thursday. Sb3gen1 has the best favorite Chicago Cubs run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen1 has the best underdog Washington Nationals run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

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Washington Nationals World Series Odds
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Cached 2021-11-28 02:46:32
Chicago Cubs World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-11-28 02:46:32

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Washington Nationals
65 97 0.401 42.0 65-97 35-46 L5 55-87
Chicago Cubs
71 91 0.438 36.0 71-91 39-42 W2 65-77

Washington Nationals Batting Stats

2021 Washington Nationals Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Juan Soto
LF
151 111 157 29 95 145 93 0.313
Josh Bell
1B
144 75 130 27 88 65 101 0.261
Yadiel Hernandez
LF
112 33 72 9 32 22 59 0.273
Ryan Zimmerman
1B
110 27 62 14 46 16 77 0.243
Andrew Stevenson
CF
109 22 44 5 23 13 61 0.229
Victor Robles
CF
107 37 64 2 19 33 85 0.203
Trea Turner
2B
96 66 125 18 49 26 77 0.322
Josh Harrison
2B
90 39 94 6 38 25 50 0.294
Starlin Castro
3B
87 25 89 3 38 26 62 0.283
Alcides Escobar
SS
75 53 92 4 28 17 56 0.288
Kyle Schwarber
1B
72 42 67 25 53 31 88 0.253
Luis Garcia
SS
70 29 57 6 22 11 43 0.242

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

2021 Chicago Cubs Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Ian Happ
CF
148 63 105 25 66 62 156 0.226
Willson Contreras
C
128 61 98 21 57 52 138 0.237
Patrick Wisdom
3B
106 54 78 28 61 32 153 0.231
Jason Heyward
RF
104 35 69 8 30 27 68 0.214
Rafael Ortega
LF
103 44 86 11 33 30 70 0.291
Matt Duffy
3B
98 45 83 5 30 25 63 0.287
David Bote
2B
97 32 58 8 35 27 73 0.199
Kris Bryant
RF
93 58 87 18 51 39 89 0.267
Anthony Rizzo
1B
92 41 80 14 40 36 59 0.248
Javier Baez
SS
91 48 83 22 65 15 131 0.248
Sergio Alcantara
SS
89 30 45 5 17 30 74 0.205
Eric Sogard
3B
78 16 42 1 12 9 30 0.249

Washington Nationals Pitching Stats

2021 Washington Nationals Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Patrick Corbin
SP
31 9 16 0 0 171.2 143 1.47 5.82
Max Scherzer
SP
19 8 4 0 0 111.0 147 0.89 2.76
Erick Fedde
SP
29 7 9 0 0 133.1 128 1.44 5.47
Kyle Finnegan
RP
68 5 9 11 13 66.0 68 1.48 3.55
Brad Hand
RP
41 5 5 21 0 42.2 42 1.15 3.59
Paolo Espino
RP
35 5 5 1 0 109.2 92 1.21 4.27
Joe Ross
SP
20 5 9 0 0 108.0 109 1.22 4.17
Austin Voth
SP
49 4 1 0 7 57.1 59 1.48 5.34
Daniel Hudson
RP
31 4 1 0 14 32.2 48 0.92 2.20
Jon Lester
SP
16 3 5 0 0 75.1 51 1.59 5.02
Wander Suero
RP
45 2 3 0 7 42.2 44 1.41 6.33
Josiah Gray
SP
12 2 2 0 0 62.2 63 1.34 5.31

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
32 14 7 0 0 181.0 131 1.35 4.77
Zach Davies
SP
32 6 12 0 0 148.0 114 1.60 5.78
Alec Mills
SP
32 6 7 1 0 119.0 87 1.44 5.07
Adbert Alzolay
SP
30 5 13 1 0 125.2 128 1.16 4.58
Jake Arrieta
SP
20 5 11 0 0 86.1 74 1.76 6.88
Justin Steele
RP
20 4 4 0 1 57.0 59 1.35 4.26
Trevor Williams
SP
13 4 2 0 0 58.2 61 1.53 5.06
Rex Brothers
RP
57 3 2 1 8 53.0 75 1.43 5.26
Keegan Thompson
SP
32 3 3 1 1 53.1 55 1.48 3.38
Codi Dalton Heuer
SP
25 3 3 2 4 28.2 17 1.15 3.14
Codi Heuer
RP
25 3 3 2 4 28.2 17 1.15 3.14
Manuel Rodriguez
RP
20 3 3 1 1 17.2 16 1.70 6.11

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