Baseball odds preview - Miami vs. Cincinnati
Miami Marlins vs Cincinnati Reds Odds
The Cincinnati Reds battle the visiting Miami Marlins on Saturday in MLB betting action at Great American Ball Park.
Miami puts its faith in starter Wade LeBlanc to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 0-3. Getting the ball for the Reds is Bronson Arroyo, who owns a 2-1 record on the season with a 4.05 ERA.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 6-rated Reds and the league No. 9-ranked Marlins, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Cincinnati owns the No. 4 ranking for hits in the National League at 9.1 per game. By contrast, the Marlins are rated No. 15 in the same category at 6.6 per game.
Defensively, Miami features the National League's No. 10-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.9 runs per game. Cincinnati, meanwhile, comes in at No. 3 in the National League at home, scoring 6 runs per game.
The Marlins were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +245 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. Miami looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Reds, a 2-1 final on Friday in support of Kevin Slowey at Great American Ball Park.
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a win are 2-8
Cincinnati Reds Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Marlins at Reds trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Miami's last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Miami is 6-17 SU in its last 23 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Cincinnati is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games when playing at home against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 7 games when playing Miami
Miami at Cincinnati, Sunday, April 21