MLB Odds, Picks & Predictions for Sunday: Sharps Betting Cubs vs. Reds Over/Under Edge

Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images. Pictured: Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs advances to third base past Mike Moustakas #9 of the Cincinnati Reds

Cubs vs. Reds Odds

Cubs Odds +132
Reds Odds -155
Over/Under 8.5
Time Sunday, 1:10 p.m. ET
Odds as of Sunday and via DraftKings

One might think that Sunday’s betting market would be a bit quiet, especially coming off yesterday’s Kentucky Derby wagering extravaganza.

However, that is not at all the case.

Our MLB PRO Report is already pinpointing a handful of smart betting opportunities across Sunday’s baseball slate, headlined by this afternoon’s Cubs vs. Reds matchup.

Let’s not waste anymore time and dive right into the value this MLB game is providing.

MLB Picks: Cubs vs. Reds

Sharp Action

According to Action Labs’ Bet Signals, sharp bettors have already hit the Cubs vs. Reds over on two separate occasions, and they’re certainly not being shy about their dollar amounts either.

Big Money

The Cubs vs. Reds over is not only landing a majority of the tickets (66%), it’s also commanding a much larger percentage of the real money wagered (86%).

This is a tell-tale sign that oddsmakers are extremely heavy with over money in this matchup and will be rooting for a lower-scoring game.

Model Projections

So why are wiseguys so bullish on the Cubs vs. Reds over?

The Action Network’s MLB PRO Projections make this number 9.4, which translates to a B-graded, 5.1% edge when compared to the current market consensus of 8.5.

Top Experts

And the icing on the cake? One of our top MLB bettors has also hit the Cubs vs. Reds over, illuminating the fourth of a possible five PRO Report value indicators.

PRO Report Pick: Over 8.5


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