Nico Hoerner will lead the charge for the Chicago Cubs (21-26) on Wednesday, May 24, when they square off against Pete Alonso and the New York Mets (25-24) at Wrigley Field at 7:40 PM ET.

The Mets have been listed as -105 moneyline underdogs for this matchup against the favored Cubs (-115). New York is the favorite on the run line (-1.5 with +170 odds). The over/under is 7 runs for this game.

Cubs vs. Mets Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2023
  • Time: 7:40 PM ET
  • TV: MLB Network
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Venue: Wrigley Field
  • Probable Pitchers: Marcus Stroman - CHC (3-4, 3.05 ERA) vs Kodai Senga - NYM (4-2, 3.77 ERA)

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Cubs vs. Mets Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Take a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup posted at several sportsbooks.

Cubs Moneyline Mets Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -115 -105 Mets (-1.5) 6.5 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -115 -105 Mets (-1.5) 7 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -111 -111 Cubs (-1.5) 7 Bet on this game with PointsBet!

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Discover More About This Game

Cubs vs. Mets Betting Trends and Insights

  • This season, the Cubs have been favored 22 times and won 11, or 50%, of those games.
  • The Cubs have a record of 11-11 when playing as moneyline favorites with odds of -115 or shorter (50% winning percentage).
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that Chicago has a 53.5% chance to win.
  • The Cubs were listed as the moneyline favorite by oddsmakers just one time in the last 10 games, and won that matchup.
  • In its last 10 matchups -- all had a set run total -- Chicago and its opponents combined to hit the over on the total nine times.
  • The Mets have been underdogs in 11 games this season and have come away with the win four times (36.4%) in those contests.
  • The Mets have a win-loss record of 1-5 when favored by -105 or worse by sportsbooks this year.
  • The Mets have been underdogs twice in the last 10 games and split those matchups 1-1.
  • In the last 10 games with a total, New York and its opponents are 7-3-0 when it comes to hitting the over.

Cubs vs. Mets Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Nico Hoerner 1.5 (+185) 1.5 (+125) 0.5 (+850) 0.5 (+260)
Dansby Swanson 0.5 (-189) 1.5 (+150) 0.5 (+525) 0.5 (+150)
Christopher Morel 0.5 (-128) 0.5 (-128) - 0.5 (+210)
Seiya Suzuki 0.5 (-154) 0.5 (-154) 0.5 (+750) 0.5 (+185)
Yan Gomes 0.5 (-154) 0.5 (-154) 0.5 (+850) 0.5 (+260)

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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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