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The Chicago Cubs and the Arizona Diamondbacks will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Chase Field.
The Cubs will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Travis Wood in this game. Wood has a 6-6 record and a 2.79 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Patrick Corbin who starts for the Diamondbacks. Lefthander Corbin is 11-1 with a 2.35 ERA so far this season.
Chicago won its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Diamondbacks on July 22. Bettors who backed the Cubs at +172 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago: 44-53 SU
Arizona: 51-48 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 10 games when playing on the road against Arizona
Chi Cubs are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games at home
Arizona is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Arizona's last 10 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
Arizona home to Chi Cubs, Wednesday, July 24