Chicago Cubs vs. Atlanta Braves
The Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at SunTrust Park.
The Cubs will give the ball to starter Tyler Chatwood in this one. Right hander Chatwood is 3-3 this season with a 3.34 ERA.
The Braves will counter Chatwood with Brandon McCarthy. Right hander McCarthy has a 5.58 ERA to go along with a 4-2 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Cubs as -115-moneyline favorites versus the Braves, while the game's total opened at 9.5.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Cubs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cubs at -117 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago was a 3-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Braves. They won as -117 favorites, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 22-17 SU
Chi Cubs is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Chi Cubs is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Team record: 25-16 SU
Atlanta is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Atlanta is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games
Chicago at Atlanta Thursday, May 17