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The Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Angels will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Angel Stadium in an interleague contest.
Righthander Matt Garza will take the mound for the Cubs to start this game. Garza is 1-0 this season with a 3.38 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jason Vargas who starts for the Angels. Lefthander Vargas is 5-3 with a 3.34 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Chicago was a 4-3 loser on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at -181 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Chicago: 23-33 SU
Los Angeles: 26-33 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 4-2
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 3-3
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing LA Angels
Chi Cubs are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 6 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Angels's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Angels's last 8 games at home
LA Angels are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games
Chi Cubs home to Pittsburgh, Friday, June 7
LA Angels at Boston, Friday, June 7