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Chicago Cubs take on the Atlanta Braves with Odds and Betting Pick

Chicago Cubs

vs

Atlanta Braves
Sunday, May 11, 2014 1:35 PM ET
Turner Field

The Atlanta Braves battle the visiting Chicago Cubs on Sunday in MLB betting odds action at Turner Field.

Aaron Harang will take the mound for the Atlanta Braves, and he'll carry a 3-3 record into the contest. Edwin Jackson gets the ball for the Chicago Cubs; he's 2-2 so far this season.

Chicago Cubs vs Atlanta Braves Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Atlanta Braves were listed as -182 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, while odds makers set the opening total line around 7 earlier at TopBet.

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Computer Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs Atlanta Braves Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 3.7-3.1 win for the Braves. A 3.7-3.1 result in favor of the Braves is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Chicago Cubs vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Atlanta Braves bring a 20-15 record to the battle against the 12-23 Cubs. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs Chicago injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 10-ranked Atlanta Braves and the No. 18-rated Chicago Cubs in this matchup.

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How Chicago Cubs vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup

When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Chicago Cubs rank No. 27 at 7.71 hits per game. That compares with the Atlanta Braves No. 24 ranking in that category.

Comparing defensive stats, Chicago owns the No. 11-rated road mark, allowing 3.88 runs per game on the highway. Atlanta, on the other hand, rates No. 29 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Chicago, they were a 2-0 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -161 were rewarded, while the 2 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Cubs were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Atlanta staff and losing 2-0 to the Braves on Saturday at Turner Field.

Chicago Cubs vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends

Chi Cubs is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Chi Cubs is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Chi Cubs is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing Atlanta
Atlanta is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Atlanta's last 10 games at home
Atlanta is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Chi Cubs

Next Betting Matchups

Chicago at St. Louis, Monday, May 12th
Atlanta at San Francisco, Monday, May 12th

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