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|Los Angeles Angels vs. Chicago Cubs|
The Los Angeles Angels and the Chicago Cubs will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Wrigley Field in an interleague contest.
Lefthander C.J. Wilson will take the mound for the Angels to start this game. Wilson is 8-6 this season with a 3.49 ERA.
It'll be Jeff Samardzija toeing the rubber for the Cubs in this contest. Righthander Samardzija is 5-8 with a 3.54 ERA so far this season.The Angels were a 7-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +125 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has won 4 straight games.
Los Angeles: 43-46 SU
Chicago: 40-48 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-4
After a loss are 6-4
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 5-3
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels at Seattle, Friday, July 12
Chi Cubs home to St. Louis, Thursday, July 11