On Tuesday, the National League Championship Series moves to Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL for Game 3 between the NY Mets and Chicago Cubs. The first pitch is set at 8:07AM ET.
The Chicago Cubs are down 2-0 in the series. They have not pushed the panic button but will stick with what worked for the team during the season. Chicago must display a lot of patience behind the plate in picking the balls to hit.
The Cubs finished 2nd behind the Blue Jays with 567 walks this season. Their powerful lineup was silenced in Games 1 and 2 by Mets starting pitchers Matt Harvey and Noah Syndergaard.
The New York Mets is in an ideal position to make it to the World Series for the first time in 15 years. The winner of the first two games in the series has advance 83% of the time. New York's Jacob deGrom will take the mound. He was dominant in their series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The sportsbook handicappers have installed the New York Mets as the favorites to win Game 3 of the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.