San Diego Padres vs. Chicago Cubs Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/6/2024]

San Diego Padres vs. Chicago Cubs Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/6/2024]

The Chicago Cubs and San Diego Padres are scheduled to meet in MLB action at Wrigley Field on Monday, starting at 7:40PM ET.

Justin Steele (0-0, 1.93 ERA) will get the ball for the Cubs, pitting him against Yu Darvish (1-1, 3.45 ERA) for the Padres.'s comprehensive preview of Monday's Padres vs. Cubs matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Padres vs. Cubs Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Run Line

We have used powerful machine learning and statistical analysis to simulate the outcome of Monday's MLB game between the Padres and Cubs 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of MLB predictions.

Our popular predictive analytics model currently gives the Cubs a 52% chance of defeating the Padres.

According to our model, the Cubs (+1.5) have a 66% chance of covering the run line, while the 7.5-run over/under has a 52% chance of going under.

Padres vs. Cubs Odds [5/6/2024]

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Padres Cubs
Run Line -1.5 (+168) +1.5 (-198)
Moneyline -102 -115
Total o7.5 (+100) u7.5 (-120)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

Padres vs. Cubs Picks

At Dimers, our predictions, paired with the current odds, reveal the top betting picks for every game, including Padres vs. Cubs. Our MLB best bets are based on expert modeling and analysis, as you can see.

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Padres vs. Cubs Game Information

Monday's MLB game between the Cubs and Padres at Wrigley Field is scheduled to commence at 7:40PM ET.


Our full coverage of the Padres vs. Cubs includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live win probabilities.

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We predict the Cubs, with a 52% win probability, will likely beat the Padres on Monday.

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