The Chicago Cubs (20-26) and the New York Mets (25-23) will match up on Tuesday, May 23 at Wrigley Field, with Drew Smyly getting the ball for the Cubs and Tylor Megill taking the hill for the Mets. The first pitch will be thrown at 7:40 PM ET.

The Mets are listed as -105 moneyline underdogs for this matchup with the favorite Cubs (-115). The contest's over/under has been set at 8.5 runs.

Cubs vs. Mets Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2023
  • Time: 7:40 PM ET
  • TV: MARQ
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Venue: Wrigley Field
  • Probable Pitchers: Smyly - CHC (4-1, 2.86 ERA) vs Megill - NYM (5-2, 3.88 ERA)

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Cubs vs. Mets Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

See the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup available on several sportsbooks.

Cubs Moneyline Mets Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -115 -105 - 8.5 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -115 -105 - 8.5 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -120 +100 - 8.5 Bet on this game with PointsBet!

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Discover More About This Game

Cubs vs. Mets Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Cubs have won 10, or 47.6%, of the 21 games they've played as favorites this season.
  • The Cubs have a 10-11 record (winning 47.6% of their games) when playing as moneyline favorites of -115 or shorter.
  • Chicago has a 53.5% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • Over the last 10 games, the Cubs have not been favored on the moneyline.
  • In its last 10 matchups, Chicago and its opponents combined to go over the run total nine times (all 10 games had set totals).
  • The Mets have been underdogs in 10 games this season and have come away with the win four times (40%) in those contests.
  • The Mets have a win-loss record of 1-5 when favored by -105 or worse by bookmakers this year.
  • The Mets have been underdogs once in the past 10 games and won that contest.
  • New York and its opponents have combined to hit the over six times in the last 10 games with a total.

Cubs vs. Mets Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Dansby Swanson 0.5 (-222) 1.5 (+135) 0.5 (+475) 0.5 (+170)
Nico Hoerner 1.5 (+170) 1.5 (+110) 0.5 (+825) 0.5 (+250)
Christopher Morel 0.5 (-125) 0.5 (-125) 0.5 (+575) 0.5 (+270)
Seiya Suzuki 0.5 (-175) 0.5 (-175) 0.5 (+675) 0.5 (+170)
Yan Gomes 0.5 (-175) 0.5 (-175) 0.5 (+750) 0.5 (+230)

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Cubs Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank NL Central Rank
Win World Series +10000 21st 3rd
Win NL Central +700 - 3rd

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