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The Chicago Cubs and the Seattle Mariners will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Safeco Field in an interleague contest.
Righthander Edwin Jackson will take the mound for the Cubs to start this game. Jackson is 3-10 this season with a 5.84 ERA.
It'll be Jeremy Bonderman toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Bonderman is 1-1 with a 3.30 ERA so far this season.
The Cubs were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -101 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Chicago: 34-45 SU
Seattle: 35-46 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 4-2
After playing Seattle are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Texas are 2-8
After playing Chi Cubs are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi Cubs's last 11 games when playing Seattle
Chi Cubs are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Seattle's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Seattle's last 11 games when playing Chi Cubs
Seattle is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
Chi Cubs at Oakland, Tuesday, July 2
Seattle at Texas, Tuesday, July 2