Cincinnati Sends Mat Latos vs Mike Minor in Atlanta Braves vs Reds Game

Atlanta Braves

vs

Cincinnati Reds
Friday, August 22, 2014 7:10 PM ET
Great American Ball Park

The Cincinnati Reds host Atlanta on Friday, looking to pick up a win and improve their 61-67 mark against the 67-61 Braves in MLB betting odds action at Great American Ball Park.

It's a pitching duel between Mat Latos for the Cincinnati Reds (4-3 on the year) and Mike Minor for Atlanta Braves (5-8 so far).

Atlanta Braves vs Cincinnati Reds Opening Odds and Betting Line

Cincinnati was a -118 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at 5Dimes pick an opening over under number of 7.5.

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Computer Prediction: Atlanta Braves vs Cincinnati Reds Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Braves to win this game 3.9-3.8. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Atlanta Braves vs Cincinnati Reds Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Cincinnati Reds sport a record of 61-67 heading into this matchup, while the Atlanta Braves sit at 67-61 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs Atlanta injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 11-ranked Cincinnati Reds and the No. 28-rated Atlanta Braves in this matchup.

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How Atlanta Braves vs Cincinnati Reds Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Cincinnati Reds No. 25 ranked offense (3.81 runs per game) against a Atlanta Braves defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 6 at 3.66 runs allowed per game. The Cincinnati Reds have been averaging 8.17 hits per game, less than the Atlanta Braves have managed so far this season (8.38 hits on average).

Atlanta brings the No. 6-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Reds's No. 8-ranked defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Atlanta was a 8-0 winner in its last match on the road against the Reds. They won as -185 favorites, while the total score of 8 made winners of PUSH bettors. Atlanta threw a shutout at Cincinnati in their last outing, using a shutdown performance by Julio Teheran to defeat Cincinnati 8-0 on Thursday.

Atlanta Braves vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds Trends

Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Atlanta is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
Atlanta is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
Cincinnati is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Cincinnati is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta

Next Betting Matchups

Atlanta at Cincinnati, Saturday, August 23rd

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