Cubs visit Los Angeles Dodgers in MLB clash

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Aug 27, 10:10 PM | GrassDodger Stadium

Chicago Cubs vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds

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The Los Angeles Dodgers look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Cubs arrive at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday.

Travis Wood gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Cubs on this day; he's 7-10 on the season. The Dodgers, meanwhile, will counter with Clayton Kershaw, who will be looking to improve on his 13-7 mark.

View Chi Cubs vs LA Dodgers Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with the Dodgers in this matchup found them as -280 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 6 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.

Power Rankings:
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Dodgers rated this week at No. 2 and the Cubs sitting at No. 12.

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How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Los Angeles and its National League No. 6-rated batting order, averaging 4 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 11 lineup of the Cubs at 3.9 runs per outing.

Comparing defensive stats, Chicago owns the National League's No. 6-rated road mark, allowing 4 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 13 in scoring at home.

The Cubs were a 6-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -260 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors. Chicago looks to rebound from a loss to the Dodgers, who beat them 6-2 on Monday behind a start from Zack Greinke at Dodger Stadium.

Chicago Cubs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7

Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a win are 8-2

A few Cubs at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs' last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs' last 6 games on the road
Chi Cubs are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road
Chi Cubs are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
LA Dodgers are 20-5 SU in their last 25 games
LA Dodgers are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games at home
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs

Next up:
Chi Cubs at LA Dodgers, Wednesday, August 28