Predictions for Reds vs. Cubs: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 8

Saturday’s contest that pits the Cincinnati Reds (31-33) against the Chicago Cubs (31-33) at Great American Ball Park has a good chance to be a close matchup based on our computer prediction, which projects a final score of 4-3 in favor of the Reds. Game time is at 4:10 PM ET on June 8.

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Reds vs. Cubs Matchup Info

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Reds vs. Cubs Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Reds 4, Cubs 3
  • Total Prediction: Under 9 runs

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Reds vs. Cubs Betting Lines

Reds vs Cubs Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Reds -125 +105 9 -105 -115

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Reds Betting Insights

  • Cincinnati has been victorious in 16, or 59.3%, of the 27 contests it has been chosen as the favorite in this season.
  • The Reds have a win-loss record of 13-9 when favored by -125 or better by sportsbooks this year.
  • Cincinnati and its opponents have gone over in 30 of 64 games with a total set by sportsbooks this season.
  • The Reds had a 6-2 record over the eight games they were a moneyline favorite in their past 15 matchups.
  • Over its past 15 matchups, Cincinnati and its opponents combined to go over the total seven times (all 15 games had set totals).

Cubs Betting Insights

  • Chicago has won 45.7% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (16-19).
  • When playing as a moneyline underdog with odds of +105 or longer, the Cubs have a 12-10 record (winning 54.5% of their games).
  • Chicago has played in 64 games with a set over/under, and it has combined with opponents to go over the total 30 times (30-31-3).
  • The Cubs have played as underdogs in six of their past 15 games and won one of those contests.
  • Chicago and its opponents have combined to hit the over 10 times in its past 15 games with a total.

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Reds vs. Cubs Probable Pitchers

Reds’ Starting Pitcher: Andrew Abbott

  • The 25-year-old has pitched to a 3.39 ERA this season with 6.8 strikeouts per nine innings compared to 2.3 walks per nine across 12 games.
  • Andrew Abbott’s team has been victorious in 50% of the games he’s started as the moneyline favorite with a record of 2-2.
  • Abbott’s team is 6-6 when he starts this season.
  • In games Abbott has started this season, the teams are 3-8-1 at hitting the over.

Cubs’ Starting Pitcher: Ben Brown

  • The 24-year-old has an ERA of 3.33, with 10.7 strikeouts per nine innings in 14 games this season. Opponents are hitting .209 against him.
  • The Cubs are 3-1 in Brown’s four starts this season that they were the moneyline underdog.
  • In Brown’s seven starts, his team is 3-4.
  • Ben Brown has had seven starts with a total this season, and the teams combined to hit the over in three of those games.

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Reds’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 31-33
Home 16-17
Road 15-16
One-Run Games 3-11
Scoring 5+ Runs 22-5

Cubs’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 31-33
Home 18-13
Road 13-20
One-Run Games 12-13
Scoring 5+ Runs 21-6

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