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|Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers|
The Chicago Cubs will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Tuesday when they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.
The Cubs will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Travis Wood in this game. Wood has a 7-10 record and a 3.22 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Dodgers will be Clayton Kershaw. The lefthander has a 1.72 ERA to go along with a 13-7 record this season.The Cubs were a 6-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -260 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
Chicago: 55-76 SU
Los Angeles: 77-54 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
LA Dodgers home to Chi Cubs, Wednesday, August 28