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MLB Same Game Parlay Odds & Picks for Monday: Nationals vs. Cubs (8/8)

by August 8, 2022
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Let’s take a look at a same-game parlay for today’s MLB action. Here is a same-game parlay for GAME.

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MLB Same Game Parlay Odds & Picks: Nationals vs. Cubs

Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs

  • Leg 1: Over 8 (-104)
  • Leg 2: Willson Contreras to record 2+ total bases (+115)
  • Leg 3: Keegan Thompson  under 5.5 strikeouts (-132)

Anibal Sanchez’s second stint with the Nationals has not been going well. He’s coming in today losing all four of his starts with an ERA of 7.65 and a 1.50 WHIP.

Keegan Thompson will go for the Cubs and has been solid since moving into the starting rotation. On his better starts, he can locate the fastball, get the cutter to move into the corner, and the curveball to stay low, but he struggles when he doesn’t have control.

You can tell he’ll have a rough day when he knows he can’t find his spot, so he’ll throw more over the plate. He doesn’t have overpowering stuff, so he can be roughed up.

The Nats, even without Juan Soto and Josh Bell, have a solid lineup. They’re hitting .297 with a .333 BABIP and a 13.7% strikeout rate since trading away Bell and Soto. This is a game to expect a ton of offense.

Parlay Odds: +537 via FanDuel

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