Andy Marlin, USA Today Sports. Pictured: Brad Keller.
Betting odds: Chicago Cubs at Kansas City Royals
- Over/Under: 8.5
- First Pitch: 8:15 p.m. ET
- Probable Pitchers: Mike Montgomery (3-4, 3.90 ERA) vs. Brad Keller (4-4, 3.39 ERA)
Zylbert’s 2018 MLB Over/Under Betting Record: 74-47-3, +21.9 units
Yesterday’s Result: Phillies-Diamondbacks Under 8.5, Arrieta vs. Godley (WIN)
*Each bet graded as if it were to win 1 unit
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Even after sustaining a broken nose in a softball doubleheader Sunday evening, I still managed to move our winning streak to four games after last night’s Phillies-Diamondbacks Under 8.5 cashed relatively easily despite it stretching 14 innings.
Tonight’s over/under bet might require at least a little more sweating, however, when the Cubs and Royals get together for the second time in this three-game interleague set. That might be the common perception when rookie Brad Keller is on the bump, but the 23-year-old has actually been fairly impressive if you’ve been tracking along.