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|Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds|
If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Friday when the Chicago Cubs and the Cincinnati Reds meet at Great American Ball Park.
Scott Feldman will be the starting pitcher for the Cubs on this day. Righthander Feldman is 4-3 this season with a 2.19 ERA.
It'll be Bronson Arroyo toeing the rubber for the Reds in this contest. Righthander Arroyo is 4-4 with a 3.28 ERA so far this season.In their last action, Chicago was a 4-2 loser on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -131 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Cincinnati was a 7-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Mets. They won as +108 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has lost 4 straight games.
Cincinnati has won 3 straight games.
Chicago: 18-28 SU
Cincinnati: 29-18 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Cincinnati are 2-8
After playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
Cincinnati home to Chi Cubs, Saturday, May 25