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The Cincinnati Reds and the Chicago Cubs will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Wrigley Field.
The Reds will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Tony Cingrani in this game. Cingrani has a 2-0 record and a 3.27 ERA this season.
Cingrani's opponent in this one will be Matt Garza. The Cubs righthander has a 4.03 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
The Reds were a 6-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Cincinnati: 38-26 SU
Chicago: 25-36 SU
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Cincinnati are 2-8
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Cincinnati is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Cincinnati is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati's last 7 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chi Cubs's last 7 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games at home
Chi Cubs are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games
Chi Cubs home to Cincinnati, Wednesday, June 12