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A winning streak will be on the line for the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday when they battle the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
The Reds will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Mat Latos in this game. Latos has a 5-0 record and a 3.01 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Pirates will be Jeanmar Gomez. The righthander has a 2.15 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
Cincinnati won its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Pirates on June 1. Bettors who backed the Reds at +117 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Cincinnati has won 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh has lost 2 straight games.
Cincinnati: 35-21 SU
Pittsburgh: 34-22 SU
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 6-4
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cincinnati's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Cincinnati's last 17 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cincinnati's last 11 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Pittsburgh's last 17 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Pittsburgh's last 11 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
Cincinnati home to Colorado, Monday, June 3
Pittsburgh at Atlanta, Monday, June 3