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(57-72) Atlanta Braves vs. Chicago Cubs (71-60)
Date: Thursday, August 31st, 2017
Time: 8:05 PM ET
Venue: Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois
Projected Pitchers: Newcomb (2-7) – 4.36 ERA Hendricks (5-4) – 3.45 ERA
MLB Moneyline Odds: Cubs -235
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: OFF
MLB Baseball Gambling Total: OFF
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It’s a National League showdown on Thursday night at Wrigley Field. The Atlanta Braves come to town to take on the Chicago Cubs.
These team have played three times so far this year, with the Cubs winning all of them.
The Atlanta Braves season has been a disappointment, and they come into this game really struggling. They come into this game having lost three in a row and seven of their last ten games.
They haven’t gotten good pitching most of the year, and now their bats have gone ice cold.
On the mound for the Braves is Sean Newcomb who has struggled this year. He comes into this game with a 2-7 record and an ERA of 4.36.
If the Braves want any chance to win he is going to need to be good, and limit the Cubs bats.
On the other side of this match up is the Chicago Cubs, who seem like they are getting geared up for the playoffs and are playing much better as of late.
They come into this game having won three of the last four games, and a lot of the success as of late has been because of their pitching.
On the mound for the Cubs is Kyle Hendricks who has been good this year. He comes into this game with a 5-4 record and an ERA of 3.45.
In his last start against the Phillies he went six innings and gave up two runs.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- ATL are 3-10 in their last 13 road games.
- Over is 16-6 in ATL last 22 road games.
- Over is 7-3 in ATL last 10 Thu. games.
- CHC are 8-3 in their last 11 overall.
- CHC are 8-3 in their last 11 games on grass.
- Under is 13-6-1 in Hendricks’ last 20 home starts.
- Over is 7-2-1 in the last 10 meetings in Chicago.
Free Atlanta Braves vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Prediction:
The Cubs have the advantage on the mound and that will be the difference.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: There is no line yet. A final score prediction is provided below.
Hendricks will have a really nice start in this game and that will lead to victory.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Cubs 6 – Braves 2
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