Cubs vs. Mets Series Odds
The 2015 NLCS features two teams desperate for a championship as the New York Mets take on the Chicago Cubs. Here is a look at the odds to win this series.
The Mets are the NL East champs and they beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in five games to advances to this series. The Cubs were the Wild Card winner and coming off a 3-1 series win over the top-seeded St. Louis Cardinals. The Mets have the home-field advantage in the series. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Cubs are favored to win this series, as they are getting odds of -160 to win, while the Mets are getting a money line of +140 to prevail.
These two teams met seven times during the regular season and the Cubs won all seven meetings, including three wins in New York. The Cubs were dominant in the series, scoring a total of 27 runs while the Mets had just 11 runs in the seven games. The Cubs have actually won nine straight over the Mets, dating back to last season. The Cubs are averaging 4.32 runs per nine innings while their pitching staff has an ERA of 3.37. The Mets are averaging 4.30 runs per nine innings and their staff has an ERA of 3.45.