SportsMemo.com
Login:
Click to Use Secure Login
All Available Packages
NOTICE: If you can not view the forum, you may need to log out of SportsMemo.com and log back in to recreate your forum session.
HOMERECAPRADIOFORUMBLOGSLIVE ODDSBESTBETSHANDICAPPERS TWITTERRSS FEEDFACEBOOKEMAIL & CONTACTS

MLB Handicapper Free Betting Pick: Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati Reds

08.24.2017     11:24 AM     Teddy Covers     Printer Friendly

Submitted by Teddy Covers

SportsMemo.com blog entry.
Chicago (Arrieta) at Cincinnati (Romano) O/U 9.5
Recommendation: Chicago -1.5 +100

What’s not to like about the Cubs today? Joe Maddon’s squad is clicking, winners of five straight games, now 25-12 since the All Star Break. Even without Kris Bryant expected in the lineup tonight, the Cubs bats are clicking. They’ve scored 22 runs in the first two games of this series while pounding out six runs or more eight times in their last ten games overall.

That’s bad news for Reds starter Sal Romano. Reds manager Bryan Price has made it clear – he’s not going to pull his young pitchers when they face tough situations, leaving them in to sink or swim. That’s at least part of the reason why Cinci has lost four of Romano’s last five starts by three runs or more. It’s also at least part of the reason why the Reds have allowed six runs or more ten times in their last dozen games. The ‘developing, learning and growing’ part of a young pitcher’s mental makeup isn’t always pretty to watch.

The Reds bullpen behind Romano is completely spent. Three times in their last four games, Cinci’s starting pitcher has been pulled before the end of the fourth inning. The Reds pen leads MLB in innings pitched by a wide margin, and their bullpen ERA is ranked #27 in MLB. There are consistent opportunities to pile on runs late vs. this Reds squad, something the Cubs lineup is quite adept at doing!

Cubs starter Jake Arrieta was a Cy Young winner two years ago, and he won 18 games again last year. But Arrieta struggled early and often over the first half of the campaign, suffering seven losses while compiling an uncharacteristic 4.35 ERA. It’s been a very different story since the All Star Break. Arrieta has notched five wins in seven starts, while allowing two earned runs or less in all seven of those games; an ace level pitcher in dominant current form.

It’s worth noting that Arrieta has owned Cincinnati, holding current Reds to a .205 batting average and a .606 OPS in 146 career at bats against him. In his last outing on this field in early July, Arrieta threw seven innings of one hit shutout ball. No surprise here if he dominates Cinci again tonight in a game that has ‘blowout’ written all over it!

Tags: MLB Chicago Cubs Cincinnati Reds Teddy Covers




This blog is closed to new comments.

Visitor Comments:




VIP EMAIL CLUB
Add Your Email Address:
How did you find us?


More VIP Email Options
 
MLB
Current Blog Topics
Ted Sevransky Hot Links
Current Blog Topics
SportsMemo Ads
Daily Plays
Was 117, $89
Three great college football seasons for OTTO Sports, Rob Veno, and Andrew Lange with 57% combined on nearly 200 plays. Get their top rated 20* plays for Friday's CFB action for the discounted rate of $89 (reg. price $117). Each play is individually guaranteed to cash or their next one is on the house.

$39
Big plays and big profits for OTTO Sports and his clients. Over the last three seasons, he's cashed 68% of his CFB 20*s and 66% of all plays. This year, he's Sportsmemo's top producer with over +12 units. For Friday, he checks in with a 2-unit Best Bet selection! It must win or his next top rated football play is free of charge.

$39
Five out of the last six weeks, Andrew Lange and his clients have swept the CFB board! He looks to keep it rolling with a big 20* Best Bet Total for Friday's college football action. Lock in Lange's top play for Week 13 for $39. It must cash or Sunday's NFL 20* is on the house.

$39
Rob Veno has carved a place for himself among the ELITE Best Bet handicappers in the country and his 20* CFB Bluechips have been a major part of that success. Since the start of 2007 campaign Rob has hit an outstanding long term 62.7% with these selections resulting in +83.6 units of profit and he's on a 16-4 80% run. For Friday Rob has released his 20* CFB Total Of The Month and you can join him for just $39. This play must win or his next 20* report will be yours free of charge.

$35
Rob Veno's Top Tier plays have proven to be long term ticket cashing machines as evidenced by the +103.4 units added to bankrolls in all sports since 2013. For Friday action he has zeroed in on a matchup that he's released as his 15* CFB Best Bet Totals Crusher. You can join him on this selection for just $35 and it must win or you will receive Rob's next report absolutely free.

$29
Drew Martin is in with a Friday Atlantic Coast Conference CFB selection. This is a huge rivalry in the state of Virginia as the Hokies and Cavaliers square off. Drew has a good read on these two teams and is in with a 10* release. Martin has been seeing it well of late cashing at a 57% clip since September 10th in all sports. This play must win or you will receive Drew's next college football selection on the house.

$29
Ian Cameron has put together a rock solid +11.3 units of profit in College Football since joining Sportsmemo in 2012 and he is ready to deliver another the profits in CFB action with his 10* CFB Black Friday Top Total. You can get it complete with detailed written analysis for just $29 and it is guaranteed to cash or his next CFB play is free.

$39
Erin Rynning has been one of Sportsmemo's TOP PRODUCERS in college football this season and has been a master at totals throughout his career with 60% dating back to 2012. Lock it Saturday's TOTAL OF THE MONTH for only $39. It must win or Sunday's top NFL selection is free.

$39
Ian Cameron has put together a rock solid +11.3 units of profit in College Football since joining Sportsmemo in 2012 and he is ready to deliver a strong 2 unit winner on Saturday as part of rivalry weekend in College Football with his 20* CFB Rivalry Game Of The Year. You can get it complete with detailed written analysis for just $39 and it is guaranteed to cash or his next CFB play is free.

$39
Dating back to 2012, Andrew Lange and his clients have absolutely CRUSHED the NFL with 61% winners and +52 units of profit. Of late, he's been dialed in with a 27-9 75% football record over the last six weeks. For Sunday he comes in with a top rated 20* NFC TOTAL OF THE MONTH. DO NOT MISS OUT! Only $39 and guaranteed to cash or his next top rated football play is free.

$39
If you like wild, high scoring NFL games, you'll love Teddy's 20* Big Ticket winner on Sunday! Both defenses are vulnerable to big plays in bunches and both offenses are primed to put touchdowns on the board from start to finish! Expect a high octane Shootout that flies Over the total with room to spare! Get it now! This play must cash or his next report is FREE!

$39
Ian Cameron has dominated the Canadian Football League banking +33.72 units in the CFL since 2012. Ian is on a red hot, perfect 11-0 100% CFL streak over the last several weeks for +13 units of profit. The 105th edition of the Grey Cup has arrived as the Calgary Stampeders and Toronto Argonauts battle for the championship and Ian is ready to cap off yet another winning CFL season with a strong 2 unit winner unleashing his 20* CFL Sunday Grey Cup Main Event. You can get it complete with detailed written analysis for just $39 and it is guaranteed to cash or his next CFL play is free.


Extended Services
-----------SportsMemo-----------
SportsMemo Ads
Discussion Forum
-------------------------------------
Post Subject
Date
10.21 10:35
10.14 17:03
10.14 14:21
10.07 10:41
09.23 15:09

-------------------------------------
Current Blog
-------------------------------------
Ted Sevransky     11.23.2017 8:51 PM
Ted Sevransky     11.18.2017 8:52 PM
Ted Sevransky     11.11.2017 8:53 PM
Ted Sevransky     11.10.2017 12:09 PM
Ted Sevransky     11.06.2017 1:36 PM

More Blog Entries Submitted by Teddy Covers

-------------------------------------
-----------SportsMemo-----------





Copyright © 2007 SPORTSMEMO, INC, 1-800-575-3069. Sportsmemo.com is the nation’s premier resource for sports betting and handicapping information. Get free football picks, free NFL picks, free college football picks, free baseball picks, free NBA picks, free college basketball picks, free hockey picks, free golf picks, and free soccer picks from the nation’s top handicappers. Sportsmemo's sports betting insight and analysis comes from some of the most respected sports handicappers in the sports gambling industry including Ted Sevransky (Teddy Covers), Brent Crow of Alatex Sports, Rob Veno, Erin Rynning, Otto Sports, Andrew Lange, Ian Cameron, and Drew Martin. Listen to these handicapping experts daily on the Sportsmemo Podcast Monday-Friday at Sportsmemo.com.  Missed the Sportsmemo Podcast?  Past shows are available on Sportsmemo.com's podcast archive page. Looking for daily sports betting tips and sports betting advice on the MLB, NBA, NCAA, NFL, NHL, CFL, and PGA? Check out the interactive sports betting posting forum, power ratings, expert handicapping blogs, and original sports betting articles from the Sportsmemo team that specializes in sports information from a pointspread perspective at Sportsmemo.com.   Nov 24, 2017 03:20 AM.