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Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cincinnati Reds

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

The Pirates will give the ball to starter Charlie Morton in this one. Righthander Morton is 7-4 this season with a 3.14 ERA.

Starting this game for the Reds will be Bronson Arroyo. The righthander has a 3.60 ERA to go along with a 14-11 record this season.

Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Reds on September 27. Bettors who backed the Pirates at +122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Current streak:
Cincinnati has lost 3 straight games.

Team records:
Pittsburgh: 92-68 SU
Cincinnati: 90-70 SU

Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After playing Cincinnati are 7-3
After a win are 5-5

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
Pittsburgh is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Pittsburgh's last 11 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cincinnati's last 11 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Cincinnati's last 23 games when playing Pittsburgh

Next up:
Cincinnati home to Pittsburgh, Sunday, September 29