LAS VEGAS (June 26, 2018) — The Chicago Cubs (42-34) at Los Angeles Dodgers (42-35)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 10:10 pm (Dodger Stadium)
J Lester (9-2) (2.10) vs. Ross Stripling (6-2) (1.99)
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -145 / Chicago Cubs +135 — Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: WGN, SNLA, ESPN
The Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers meet Tuesday in MLB action at Dodger Stadium.
The Chicago Cubs could use a victory here after losing seven of their last nine games. The Cubs have allowed 21 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last nine games. The Chicago Cubs have lost seven straight games when allowing more than one run. Offensively, Kris Bryant leads the Cubs with 74 hits and 36 RBI while Javier Baez and Albert Almora Jr. have combined for 142 hits and 73 RBI. Jon Lester gets the ball, and he is 9-2 with a 2.10 ERA and 70 strikeouts this season. Lester is 3-3 with a 3.33 ERA and 45 strikeouts in his career against the Dodgers.
The Los Angeles Dodgers look to stay hot after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The Dodgers have scored 18 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Los Angeles Dodgers have won 10 straight games when scoring more than one run. Matt Kemp leads the Dodgers with 75 hits and 47 RBI while Chris Taylor and Cody Bellinger have combined for 136 hits and 68 RBI. Ross Stripling gets the ball, and he is 6-2 with a 1.99 ERA and 85 strikeouts this season. Stripling is 0-1 with a 2.25 ERA and 14 strikeouts in his career against the Cubs.