Atlanta favored by -124 against Cincinnati on Sunday
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves Odds
The Cincinnati Reds will look to grab a road win when they take on the Braves in Atlanta at Turner Field on Sunday in baseball odds action.
Tony Cingrani, with a record of 3-1 on the season, gets the ball for the Reds, while the Braves trot Julio Teheran to the mound in this one. He is 7-4 so far in 2013.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 2-rated Reds taking on the National League's No. 7-rated Braves in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Atlanta's No. 3 ranked National League offense (4.4 runs per game) against a Reds defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 4 in the National League at 3.7 runs allowed per game. The Braves have been averaging 8.4 hits per game, less than the Reds have managed so far this season (8.5 hits on average).
Atlanta owns the National League's No. 2 defense, allowing 3.5 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Cincinnati's National League No. 4-rated defense.
In their last action, Cincinnati was a 5-2 loser on the road against the Braves. Bettors on Atlanta at +109 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Cincinnati didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 5-2 to Atlanta on Saturday at Turner Field.
Cincinnati Reds Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-4
After playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few Reds at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cincinnati's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
Cincinnati is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Atlanta's last 9 games
Atlanta is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
Atlanta is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Cincinnati home to Pittsburgh, Friday, July 19
Atlanta at Chi White Sox, Friday, July 19