(CBS) Even after suffering a tough 13-inning loss to the Giants in Game 3 of the National League Divisional Series on Monday night, the Cubs are the clear favorites to win the World Series.
Up 2-1 and one win away from the NLCS, Chicago is tabbed with a 34 percent chance at winning the championship, per FiveThirtyEight.com. The Cubs are pegged with a 55 percent chance of reaching the World Series and an 84 percent chance of getting past the Giants.
With John Lackey on the mound opposing Matt Moore and the Giants, Chicago has a 56 percent of winning Game 4.
Awaiting their ALCS matchup with the Indians, the Blue Jays boast the second-best chance of winning the World Series at 25 percent.