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San Diego Padres vs. Chicago Cubs Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/7/2024]

San Diego Padres vs. Chicago Cubs Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/7/2024]

MLB action continues on Tuesday at 7:40PM ET as the San Diego Padres lock horns with the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

The Cubs will start Shota Imanaga (5-0, 0.78 ERA), pitting him against Randy Vásquez (0-1, 5.87 ERA) for the Padres.

Dimers.com's comprehensive preview of Tuesday'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 statistics to simulate the result of Tuesday's MLB matchup between the Padres and Cubs 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of MLB predictions.

Our independent predictive analytics model currently gives the Cubs a 59% chance of defeating the Padres.

According to our model, the Padres (+1.5) have a 59% chance of covering the run line, while the over/under total of 9 runs has a 53% chance of going under.

Padres vs. Cubs Odds [5/7/2024]

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

Bet Type Padres Cubs
Run Line +1.5 (-135) -1.5 (+120)
Moneyline +145 -166
Total o9 (-115) u9 (-102)

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

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


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

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We predict the Cubs, with a 59% win probability, will likely beat the Padres on Tuesday.

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