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Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Dodgers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Dodger Stadium.

The Cubs will trot Tsuyoshi wada out to the mound in this one. Left hander wada has a 1-1 record and a 3.38 ERA this season.

The Dodgers will counter wada with Hyun-Jin Ryu. Left hander Ryu has a 3.44 ERA to go along with a 12-5 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Dodgers as -200-moneyline favorites versus the Cubs, while the game's total opened at 7

Chicago won its last outing, a 8-2 result against the Dodgers on August 1. Bettors who backed the Cubs at +137 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Chicago:
Team record: 46-62
Chi Cubs is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Chi Cubs is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Chi Cubs is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games on the road

Los Angeles:
Team record: 62-48
LA Dodgers is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
LA Dodgers is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games at home
LA Dodgers is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing Chi Cubs

Next up:
Chi Cubs at LA Dodgers Sunday, August 3