Cincinnati Reds Favored by -121 Against Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday
The Pittsburgh Pirates will look to bolster their win total and reward those moneyline betting when the Cincinnati Reds invade PNC Park on Tuesday.
For the Pittsburgh Pirates, Brandon Cumpton gets the ball, charged with keeping the Cincinnati Reds hitters off the base paths. He'll face Johnny Cueto, 6-5 on the year.
Cincinnati Reds vs Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Pittsburgh Pirates as 111 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
Computer Prediction: Cincinnati Reds vs Pittsburgh Pirates Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4-3.8 victory for the Pirates. 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
34-35 Pittsburgh battles the Reds, currently with a 33-35 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Cincinnati injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Pittsburgh Pirates at No. 5 and the Cincinnati Reds at No. 18 heading into this contest.
How Cincinnati Reds vs Pittsburgh Pirates Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Pittsburgh Pirates No. 18 ranked offense (4.07 runs per game) against a Cincinnati Reds defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 7 at 3.75 runs allowed per game. The Pittsburgh Pirates have been averaging 8.97 hits per game, more than the Cincinnati Reds have managed so far this season (8.04 hits on average).
Defensively, Cincinnati features the No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.85 runs per game. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 at home, scoring 4.44 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Cincinnati was a 13-4 winner on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Cincinnati at +116 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (17) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Cincinnati got the job done in their last match in a 13-4 victory over Milwaukee on Sunday at Miller Park behind starter Mike Leake.
Pittsburgh lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Marlins on June 15. Bettors who backed the Marlins at -101 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Pirates got to extra innings, but lost when they got there against Miami on Sunday; it was a 3-2 final at Marlins Park in MLB wagering action.
Cincinnati Reds vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Odds Trends
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Pittsburgh is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
Pittsburgh is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
Next Betting Matchups
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, Wednesday, June 18th