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The Cincinnati Reds and the Pittsburgh Pirates will meet on the field at PNC Park on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.
Righthander Homer Bailey will take the mound for the Reds to start this game. Bailey is 11-10 this season with a 3.40 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be AJ Burnett who starts for the Pirates. Righthander Burnett is 8-11 with a 3.43 ERA so far this season.
The Reds were a 6-5 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Pirates. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at +105 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
Cincinnati has won 4 straight games.
Cincinnati: 88-66 SU
Pittsburgh: 88-66 SU
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Pittsburgh are 9-1
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Pittsburgh's last 19 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
Pittsburgh is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
Pittsburgh is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Pittsburgh is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Pittsburgh home to Cincinnati, Sunday, September 22