The Chicago Cubs are set to clash with the Atlanta Braves at Truist Park on May 13, 2024, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:20 pm under an expected light rain. Shota Imanaga will take the mound for the Cubs, sporting a stellar ERA of 1.080, while Reynaldo López will pitch for the Braves, holding an ERA of 1.528. In the 2024 NL Central Division, the Cubs currently rank 5th with a record of 24-17, showcasing a .59 winning percentage. The team’s performance includes a divisional record of 4-2, placing them second in their division. They have won 5 of their last 10 games and are riding a win streak of one. Their home and road records are 13-6 and 11-11, respectively, with more night game wins at 13 against 11 day games. The Cubs have scored 195 runs and conceded 177. Meanwhile, the Braves are positioned third in the NL East Division with a 24-13 record, achieving a .65 winning percentage. They hold a division record of 10-5. With 5 wins in their last 10 outings and a recent loss, the Braves display a strong home advantage at 13-4, compared to 11-9 on the road. They shine in night games with 15 wins as opposed to 9 in day games, scoring a total of 183 runs while allowing 138. The betting odds point towards a competitive game. The Cubs face a point spread of -1.5 and an over/under set at 8.0. Bettors watching the money line trends will note the Cubs at +122 and the Braves favored at -144. This game promises to test both teams, with recent forms and standings adding to the anticipation.