Cleveland Indians vs Chicago Cubs
2016 World Series Game 3 Pick

GAME: Cleveland Indians (102-69) at Chicago Cubs (111-62)
Playoff Series: World Series; Series Tied 1-1
DATE/TIME: Friday, October 28 – 8:00 PM EST
WHERE: Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois
LINES: Oddsmakers currently have the Cubs listed as 210-moneyline favorites versus the Indians, while the game’s total has not yet been posted.
World Series Cubs vs Indians Betting Lines
World Series Cubs vs Indians Series Odds
World Series Cubs vs Indians Alternate Betting Lines
World Series Cubs vs Indians Prop Betting Odds

Cleveland Indians Preview
Indians RH Josh Tomlin (2-0, 2.53 ERA)

Right hander Josh Tomlin will take the mound for the Indians to start this game. Tomlin is 15-9 this season with a 4.29 ERA. Tomlin delivered exactly what was asked of him in each of his first two postseason starts, allowing a total of three runs in 10 2/3 innings before handing things off to the team’s dominant bullpen. He has yet to yield a home run in the playoffs. Tomlin, who has never faced Chicago, was 2-1 with a 5.40 ERA in three interleague starts this season.

Cleveland:
Team record: 102-69 SU
Cleveland is 8-2 ATS in its last 10 games
Cleveland is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 5 games

Chicago Cubs Preview
Cubs RH Kyle Hendricks (1-1, 1.65)

Hendricks outdueled Clayton Kershaw in the clinching game of the NLCS, scattering two hits and no walks over 7 1/3 scoreless innings while striking out six. Hendricks, the major-league ERA leader at 2.13, surrendered one run over 12 2/3 innings in two NLCS starts and went 9-2 with a 1.32 ERA at home during the regular season. He is seeing Cleveland for the first time, was 2-1 with a 1.89 ERA in three interleague starts this season.

Chicago:
Team record: 111-62 SU
Chi Cubs is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Chi Cubs is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs’s last 7 games
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Umpire Trends – John Hirschbeck

Home team is 6-0 in Hirschbecks last 6 games behind home plate.
Over is 3-0-1 in Hirschbecks last 4 games behind home plate vs. Cleveland.
Home team is 7-1 in Hirschbecks last 8 games behind home plate vs. Chicago.
Home team is 7-1 in Hirschbecks last 8 Friday games behind home plate vs. Cleveland.
Road team is 5-1 in Hirschbecks last 6 games behind home plate vs. Cleveland.
Under is 4-1 in Hirschbecks last 5 interleague games behind home plate.
Over is 4-1 in Hirschbecks last 5 games behind home plate vs. Chicago.
Under is 4-1 in Hirschbecks last 5 Friday games behind home plate vs. Chicago.
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Cleveland Indians vs Chicago Cubs Game 3 Pick:
I have two bets on the game;
Pick: 50% on Under 8 runs
Pick: 50% on Cleveland run line (+1.5) (-110)