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The fans at Turner Field will be treated to a game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves when they take their seats on Sunday.
Righthander Jeff Samardzija will take the mound for the Cubs to start this game. Samardzija is 1-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Starting this game for the Braves will be Tim Hudson. The righthander has a 6.24 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
The Cubs were a 6-5 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Atlanta has won 2 straight games.
Chicago: 2-3 SU
Atlanta: 4-1 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Chi Cubs's last 13 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi Cubs's last 9 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games at home
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs home to Milwaukee, Monday, April 8
Atlanta at Miami, Monday, April 8