Atlanta Braves vs. Chicago Cubs Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/23/2024]

Atlanta Braves vs. Chicago Cubs Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/23/2024]

The Chicago Cubs will square off with the Atlanta Braves in MLB action at Wrigley Field on Thursday, commencing at 2:20PM ET.

The Cubs will start Ben Brown (1-1, 3.57 ERA), pitting him against AJ Smith-Shawver (0-0, 0.00 ERA) for the Braves.'s comprehensive preview of Thursday's Braves vs. Cubs matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Braves vs. Cubs Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Run Line

We have used trusted machine learning and data to simulate the outcome of Thursday's MLB matchup between the Braves and Cubs 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of MLB picks.

Our independent predictive analytics model gives the Cubs a 53% chance of beating the Braves.

According to our model, the Cubs (+1.5) have a 65% chance of covering the run line, while the 9-run over/under has a 53% chance of going under.

Braves vs. Cubs Odds [5/23/2024]

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Braves Cubs
Run Line -1.5 (+155) +1.5 (-176)
Moneyline +100 -108
Total o9 (-102) u9 (-115)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

Braves vs. Cubs Picks

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Braves vs. Cubs Game Information

Thursday's MLB matchup between the Cubs and Braves at Wrigley Field is scheduled to start at 2:20PM ET.


Our full coverage of the Braves vs. Cubs includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live scores.

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We predict the Cubs, with a 53% win probability, will likely beat the Braves on Thursday.

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