Chicago Cubs vs Houston Astros Stats

Team Offense

Chicago Cubs Team Offense Houston Astros
152 Games Played 152
5,597 Plate Appearances 5,924
4,987 At-Bats 5,265
659 Runs Scored 825
1,165 Hits 1,422
204 Doubles 290
25 Triples 12
202 Home Runs 205
627 Runs Batted In 796
78 Stolen Bases 51
35 Caught Stealing 16
457 Walks 539
1,520 Strikeouts 1,145
.234 Batting Average .270
.308 On-Base Percentage .341
.406 Slugging Percentage .447
0.714 OPS 0.788
91 OPS+ 114
2,025 Total Bases 2,351
119 Grounded Into Double Play 134
924 Left on Base 1,065

The are tied in runs with the over the course of the season having accumulated 0. Having 1,165, the Cubs don’t have as many hits as the Astros on the season. On the year, the Cubs aren’t quite as good of an offense, with 4.3 runs per game. In the matter of getting struck out, Houston has amassed 1,145 this season, and Chicago has 1,520. The Cubs have accumulated a team batting average of .234 and the Astros have an average of .270. When comparing teams, Chicago has on OBP of .308 and Houston sits at .341.

Team Pitching

Chicago Cubs Team Pitching Houston Astros
5.2 Runs Allowed Per Game 4.0
67 Wins 91
85 Losses 61
.441 Win-Loss Percentage .599
4.85 Earned Run Average (ERA) 3.7
1 Complete Games 2
7 Team Shutouts 8
0 Complete Game Shutouts 0
38 Saves 33
1,330 Innings Pitched 1,358
1,300 Hits Allowed 1,147
786 Runs Allowed 605
716 Earned Runs Allowed 555
217 Home Runs Allowed 175
565 Walks Allowed 509
22 Intentional Walks Allowed 10
1,282 Strikeouts 1,373
93 Balks 65
57 Wild Pitches 70
5,842 Batters Faced 5,681
4 Balks 4
87 ERA+ 116
4.84 FIP 4.08
1.402 WHIP 1.219
8.8 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 7.6
1.5 Homeruns Allowed Per 9 Innings 1.2
3.8 Walks Per 9 Innings 3.4
8.7 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 9.1
2.3 Strikeout to Walk Ratio 2.7
1,066 Left on Base 1,001

The Chicago Cubs have given up more runs per game than the Houston Astros on the year, holding an average of 5.17. Holding a total of 1,300, the Cubs have given up more hits than the Astros so far this year. On the year, Houston is the better of these two pitching staffs, holding a team earned run average of 3.68. With regard to team strikeouts, the Cubs have notched a total of 1,282 this year and the Astros have accounted for 1,373. The Astros have the more effective pitching staff in regard to allowing homeruns with 175. In reference to pitching stats, Chicago owns a WHIP of 1.402 and Houston sits at 1.219. Chicago has recorded more saves than Houston for the year with a total of 38. Having 72, the Chicago Cubs have recorded more holds than the Houston Astros on the year. This year, Chicago has the better bullpen when discussing save percentage coming in at 73%. In regard to base runners inherited, the Cubs have notched a total of 267 so far this year, and the Astros have 189.

Team Bullpen

Chicago Cubs Team Relief Pitching Houston Astros
565 Games in Relief 481
151 Games Finished 150
27 Wins in Relief 29
27 Losses in Relief 29
52 Save Opportunities 57
38 Saves 33
14 Blown Saves 24
73.0% Save Percentage 58.0%
125 Save Situations 123
72 Holds 65
267 Inherited Runners 189
94 Inherited Runners Scored 68
35.0% Inherited Score Percentage 36.0%
.952 Average Leverage Index .988
161 High Leverage Situations 156
124 Medium Leverage Situations 110
252 Low Leverage Situations 200
196 Times Entered With Lead 248
81 Times Entered in Tie 91
288 Times Entered When Behind 142
162 Inherited Runners 130
403 Times Entered With Bases Empty 351
141 Multiple Inning Appearances 109

Team Fielding

Chicago Cubs Team Fielding Houston Astros
.691 Defensive Efficiency .716
5,534 Defensive Chances 5,475
3,990 Putouts 4,075
1,461 Assists 1,339
83 Errors 61
135 Double Plays 118
.985 Fielding Percentage .989

The Chicago Cubs have accrued less putouts that the Houston Astros this year having accumulated 3,990. With a total of 83, Chicago has compiled more errors than Houston this year. So far this season, Chicago hasn’t been as good a defense, with a fielding percentage of .985. Concerning assisting a teammate, the Cubs have 1,461 this season, and the Astros have 1,339.