MLB Odds, Picks & Predictions for Dodgers vs. Cubs: Tuesday Afternoon’s Big Betting Model Edge

Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images. Pictured: Kyle Hendricks #28 of the Chicago Cubs

MLB Odds: Dodgers vs. Cubs

Dodgers Odds -200
Cubs Odds +175
Over/Under 5.5 (+100o/-120u)
Time 2:20 p.m. ET
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Following Monday night’s rainout, the Los Angeles Dodgers will take on the Chicago Cubs in a Tuesday doubleheader.

The first of today’s Dodgers vs. Cubs matchups pits Clayton Kershaw against Kyle Hendricks in a game that is scheduled for seven innings, hence the 5.5-run over/under.

Kershaw is off to a stellar start this season, while Hendricks has been downright dreadful, as evidenced by a 7.54 ERA through four starts.

So, what is the smartest way to bet Dodgers vs. Cubs on Tuesday afternoon?

Should bettors expect a gem from Kershaw to keep this under the total in what will likely be just a seven-inning game? Or, will the Dodgers’ bats rock a shaky Hendricks to the over?

Thanks to our MLB PRO Projections, we know where the value lies in this matchup.

MLB Picks: Dodgers vs. Cubs

As mentioned above, Tuesday’s Dodgers vs. Cubs over/under sits at 5.5, and our MLB betting model thinks this number is too low.

We project the total at 6.05, translating to a 4.6% edge when compared to the current market consensus.

This edge earns a B-minus grade from our PRO Projections feature, one of the biggest edges across Tuesday’s slate of games.

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PRO Report Pick: Over 5.5

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