Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds Preview and Pick

Pittsburgh Pirates

vs

Cincinnati Reds
Sunday, July 13, 2014 1:10 PM ET
Great American Ball Park

The Cincinnati Reds look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Pittsburgh Pirates arrive at Great American Ball Park on Sunday.

It's a pitching duel between Johnny Cueto for the Cincinnati Reds (9-6 on the year) and Francisco Liriano for Pittsburgh Pirates (1-6 so far).

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Opening Odds and Betting Line

Cincinnati was a -154 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Bovada pick an opening over under number of 7.

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Computer Prediction: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Reds to win this game 4.2-4. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Cincinnati Reds bring a 50-44 record to the battle against the 49-45 Pirates. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs Pittsburgh injuries news.

This game puts the Cincinnati Reds, most recently No. 4 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Pittsburgh Pirates, who rate a No. 9 in the latest survey.

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How Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Cincinnati Reds No. 20 ranked offense (3.95 runs per game) against a Pittsburgh Pirates defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 14 at 4.12 runs allowed per game. The Cincinnati Reds have been averaging 8.35 hits per game, less than the Pittsburgh Pirates have managed so far this season (8.83 hits on average).

Comparing defensive stats, Pittsburgh owns the No. 15-rated road mark, allowing 4.18 runs per game on the highway. Cincinnati, on the other hand, rates No. 13 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 6-5 winner on the road against the Reds. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -102 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. The Pirates beat Cincinnati in extra innings, earning a 6-5 victory at Great American Ball Park in MLB wagering action.

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds Trends

Pittsburgh is 1-5-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Pittsburgh is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 6-1-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Cincinnati is 3-5-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh

Next Betting Matchups

Pittsburgh home to Colorado, Friday, July 18th
Cincinnati at New York, Friday, July 18th

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