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|Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees|
The Chicago Cubs and the New York Yankees will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Yankee Stadium.
Righthander Jason Hammel will take the mound for the Cubs to start this game. Hammel is 2-0 this season with a 2.63 ERA.
Hammel's opponent in this one will be Masahiro Tanaka. The Yankees righthander has a 3.21 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.Chicago lost its last outing, a 6-4 result against the Cardinals on April 13. Bettors who backed the Cardinals at -230 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Yankees were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -103 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Chicago: 4-8 SU
New York: 7-6 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing NY Yankees are 4-5
After playing St. Louis are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
New York most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-2
After playing Boston are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
NY Yankees home to Chi Cubs, Wednesday, April 16