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The fans at Dodger Stadium will be treated to a game between the Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Dodgers when they take their seats on Wednesday.
Righthander Edwin Jackson will take the mound for the Cubs to start this game. Jackson is 7-13 this season with a 5.00 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Ricky Nolasco who starts for the Dodgers. Righthander Nolasco is 10-9 with a 3.42 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cubs at +270 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago: 56-76 SU
Los Angeles: 77-55 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing LA Dodgers are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a loss are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi Cubs's last 9 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games on the road
Chi Cubs are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games
LA Dodgers are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
LA Dodgers are 19-6 SU in their last 25 games
Chi Cubs home to Philadelphia, Friday, August 30
LA Dodgers home to San Diego, Friday, August 30