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The Los Angeles Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Great American Ball Park.
The Dodgers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Zack Greinke in this game. Greinke has a 14-3 record and a 2.79 ERA this season.
It'll be Mat Latos toeing the rubber for the Reds in this contest. Righthander Latos is 14-5 with a 2.98 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Reds on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Reds at -120 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Los Angeles has lost 2 straight games.
Cincinnati has won 2 straight games.
Los Angeles: 83-57 SU
Cincinnati: 80-62 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 8-2
After a loss are 7-3
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 20-5 SU in their last 25 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
LA Dodgers are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games
LA Dodgers are 7-3 SU in their last 10 games when playing Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati's last 9 games
Cincinnati home to LA Dodgers, Sunday, September 8