Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick Prediction 5/9/2021 by Tony T.
Pirates at Cubs—MLB pick is Pittsburgh Pirates +159 odds. Getting the start for Pittsburgh will be Tyler Anderson. The lefthander has put up good numbers with an ERA of 3.24 and WHIP of 1.14. Kyle Hendricks counter for the Cubs. He has been shaky in his six starts sitting with an ERA of 6.07 and WHIP of 1.62. Hendricks has been crushed by a 31.4% home run to fly ball rate. His strikeout rate down and teams are batting .310 against him. The 31 year old veteran has also seen a dip in velocity. Pirates bullpen has been good and Chicago hits only .215 against righthanders. Play Pittsburgh +159.