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|Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds|
The division rival Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds are set to renew hostilities on Wednesday when they meet at Great American Ball Park.
Jeff Samardzija will be the starting pitcher for the Cubs on this day. Righthander Samardzija is 8-11 this season with a 4.29 ERA.
It'll be Mike Leake toeing the rubber for the Reds in this contest. Righthander Leake is 12-6 with a 3.46 ERA so far this season.Chicago won its last outing, a 9-1 result against the Reds on September 10. Bettors who backed the Cubs at +225 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
Chicago has won 2 straight games.
Cincinnati has lost 2 straight games.
Chicago: 62-82 SU
Cincinnati: 82-64 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Pittsburgh are 2-8
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
Chi Cubs at Pittsburgh, Thursday, September 12
Cincinnati at Milwaukee, Friday, September 13