Mike Leake Reds at Home vs Miami Marlins in MLB Betting Odds Clash
Great American Ball Park hosts an MLB battle between the Cincinnati Reds and the visiting Miami Marlins on Friday.
Mike Leake will take the mound for the Cincinnati Reds, and he'll carry a 9-9 record into the contest. Nathan Eovaldi gets the ball for the Miami Marlins; he's 5-6 so far this season.
Miami Marlins vs Cincinnati Reds Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Cincinnati Reds as -135 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7.5 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
Computer Prediction: Miami Marlins vs Cincinnati Reds Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.2-3.7 result in favor of the Reds. 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 Cincinnati Reds sport a record of 59-56 heading into this matchup, while the Miami Marlins sit at 55-59 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs Miami injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Cincinnati Reds rated this week at No. 22 and the Miami Marlins sitting at No. 24.
How Miami Marlins vs Cincinnati Reds Stats Matchup
At the plate, Cincinnati owns the No. 26 ranking for hits at 8.22 per game. By contrast, the Miami Marlins are rated No. 17 in the same category at 8.6 per game.
Miami brings the No. 21-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Reds's No. 5-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Miami was a 7-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Pirates. They lost as +121 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors. The Marlins endured a 7-2 loss at the hands of the Pirates on Thursday, with Brian Flynn throwing 4 innings of 8-hit ball at PNC Park.
In their last action, Cincinnati was a 4-0 winner at home against the Indians. Bettors on Cincinnati at -117 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Reds didn't allow a single run in their last start, as their staff shut out Cleveland 4-0 on Thursday at Great American Ball Park.
Miami Marlins vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds Trends
Miami is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
Miami is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games on the road
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Cincinnati's last 18 games
Cincinnati is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Miami at Cincinnati, Saturday, August 9th