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|Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs|
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Cincinnati Reds and the Chicago Cubs meet at Wrigley Field.
Righthander Homer Bailey will take the mound for the Reds to start this game. Bailey is 7-10 this season with a 3.73 ERA.
Bailey's opponent in this one will be Jeff Samardzija. The Cubs righthander has a 4.23 ERA to go along with a 6-11 record this season.Cincinnati won its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Cubs on August 12. Bettors who backed the Reds at -147 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
Cincinnati has won 2 straight games.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Cincinnati: 66-52 SU
Chicago: 52-66 SU
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 9-1
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Cincinnati are 1-9
After playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Chi Cubs home to Cincinnati, Wednesday, August 14