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Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds

The Chicago Cubs and the Cincinnati Reds will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Great American Ball Park.

The Cubs will give the ball to starter Matt Garza in this one. Righthander Garza is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.

Starting this game for the Reds will be Johnny Cueto. The righthander has a 3.22 ERA to go along with a 2-0 record this season.

The Cubs were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -167 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Chicago has lost 6 straight games.
Cincinnati has won 5 straight games.

Team records:
Chicago: 18-30 SU
Cincinnati: 31-18 SU

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After a win are 8-2

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Chi Cubs's last 25 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi Cubs's last 9 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Cincinnati is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Cincinnati is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs

Next up:
Chi Cubs at Chi White Sox, Monday, May 27
Cincinnati home to Cleveland, Monday, May 27