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Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Cincinnati Reds

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Cincinnati Reds will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Great American Ball Park.

The Diamondbacks will give the ball to starter Brandon McCarthy in this one. Righthander McCarthy is 2-7 this season with a 4.84 ERA.

The Reds will counter McCarthy with Mike Leake. Righthander Leake has a 3.01 ERA to go along with a 10-5 record this season.

The Diamondbacks were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at +127 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Team records:
Arizona: 65-59 SU
Cincinnati: 71-55 SU

Arizona most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Arizona is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Arizona is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
Cincinnati is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Cincinnati is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Arizona

Next up:
Cincinnati home to Arizona, Thursday, August 22