MLB Baseball - Preview
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the Milwaukee Brewers and the Cincinnati Reds meet at Great American Ball Park.
The Brewers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Wily Peralta in this game. Peralta has a 8-13 record and a 4.60 ERA this season.
Peralta's opponent in this one will be Bronson Arroyo. The Reds righthander has a 3.40 ERA to go along with a 12-9 record this season.
The Brewers were a 6-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Milwaukee at +185 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.
Milwaukee: 56-72 SU
Cincinnati: 73-56 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Milwaukee's last 12 games when playing Cincinnati
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
Cincinnati is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cincinnati's last 12 games when playing Milwaukee
Cincinnati is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
Cincinnati home to Milwaukee, Sunday, August 25