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Kansas City Royals vs Chicago Cubs 08/04/2020 MLB Odds, Baseball Tips and Betting Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago Cubs 08/04/2020 – On Tuesday, Kansas City Royals and Chicago Cubs will continue their series from Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. Kansas City is still at the bottom of the AL Central division with a 3-8 record. Kansas City has a long way to get to the .500 mark and they enter this game with a losing record. The Chicago Cubs, on the other hand, hold an 8-2 overall record and they sit on top of the NL Central division. The Cubs are one of those strong teams this season as the baseball betting odds continue to be in their favor. The Chicago Cubs seem to be making up for their last year’s performance this season.
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago Cubs 08/04/2020
Kansas City Royals
Last night, the Kansas City Royals surrendered two runs to the Cubs and they were forced to settle with nothing. Danny Duffy did a decent job on the mound in his six innings. Duffy surrendered six strikeouts and three hits with one earned. Kansas City needs to score more against opponents. The Royals need a solid hitting squad that they can depend on. Kansas will turn in Brady Singer as their starting pitcher in this game against the Cubs. Singer has been successful for the Royals in the past with two of his starts. The talented pitcher is holding an ERA of 3.60 with 10 strikeouts this season.
Players to watch: S. Perez C (GP11, AB45, R3, H11, 2B1, 3B0, HR2, RBI5, TB18, BB1, SO9, SB0, AVG0.244, OBP0.261, SLG0.4, OPS0.661, WAR0), W. Merrifield 2B (GP11, AB45, R8, H13, 2B3, 3B0, HR3, RBI9, TB25, BB0, SO4, SB1, AVG0.289, OBP0.333, SLG0.556, OPS0.889, WAR0).
Chicago Cubs were unable to score big, but the Cubs have also taken up some victories on their way. Chicago did a decent job from the plate just enough to win the Royals. A solo home run came off the plate from Kris Bryant as he went two for three. Starting pitcher Alex Mills threw seven impressive innings and surrendered three walks and three hits with four strikeouts. The Cubs will turn in Kyle Hendricks as their starting pitcher in this game. Hendricks held an 11-10 record last season with 150 strikeouts and an ERA of 3.46.
Players to watch: J. Baez SS (GP10, AB40, R6, H9, 2B2, 3B0, HR3, RBI7, TB20, BB2, SO12, SB0, AVG0.225, OBP0.273, SLG0.5, OPS0.773, WAR0), K. Schwarber LF (GP10, AB35, R5, H8, 2B2, 3B0, HR2, RBI6, TB16, BB6, SO11, SB0, AVG0.229, OBP0.341, SLG0.457, OPS0.799, WAR0).
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
Kansas City Royals
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Kansas City’s last 14 games.
Chi Cubs are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games.
Kansas City Royals vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
Kansas City Royals are still no match for Chicago Cubs with their weak performance this season. The baseball sports betting lines are clearly in favor of Chicago Cubs to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Chicago Cubs 6, Kansas City Royals 2.