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The Chicago Cubs will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Monday when they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.
Matt Garza will be the starting pitcher for the Cubs on this day. Righthander Garza is 6-1 this season with a 3.17 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Tyler Skaggs who starts for the Diamondbacks. Lefthander Skaggs is 2-1 with a 4.03 ERA so far this season.
Chicago lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Rockies on July 21. Bettors who backed the Rockies at -158 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Arizona was a 3-1 winner on the road against the Giants. Bettors on Arizona at +152 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Chicago: 43-53 SU
Arizona: 51-47 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Monday are 0-10
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chi Cubs's last 13 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Chi Cubs's last 18 games when playing on the road against Arizona
Arizona is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Arizona's last 17 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Arizona's last 11 games
Arizona is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games at home
Arizona home to Chi Cubs, Tuesday, July 23