MLB Betting Line Favors the Cleveland Indians over the Cincinnati Reds
Progressive Field hosts an MLB battle between the Cleveland Indians and the visiting Cincinnati Reds on Monday.
Cleveland hands the ball to starter Corey Kluber in this one and he'll try to improve on his 11-6 mark on the year. Cincinnati counters with Alfredo Simon, who will try to quiet the fans and the Indians bats at the same time.
Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.4-4.2 result in favor of the Indians. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Cleveland Indians sport a record of 56-55 heading into this matchup, while the Cincinnati Reds sit at 56-55 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cleveland vs Cincinnati injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Cleveland Indians at No. 3 and the Cincinnati Reds at No. 22 heading into this contest.
How Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Cincinnati Reds rank No. 27 at 8.14 hits per game. That compares with the Cleveland Indians No. 8 ranking in that category.
Cleveland owns the No. 22 defense, allowing 4.48 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Cincinnati's No. 5-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Cincinnati, they were a 7-3 winner as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Reds at -114 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Reds enjoyed a 7-3 victory at the expense of the Marlins on Sunday, with Mike Leake throwing 6 innings of 3-hit ball at Marlins Park.
The Indians were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Cleveland at +106 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for PUSH bettors. The Indians beat Texas in extra innings, earning a 4-3 victory at Progressive Field in MLB wagering action.
Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians Betting Odds Trends
Cincinnati is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Cincinnati is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Cincinnati's last 14 games
Cincinnati is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Cleveland is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
Next Betting Matchups
Cincinnati at Cleveland, Tuesday, August 5th