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The division rival Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers are set to renew hostilities on Friday when they meet at Miller Park.
The Reds will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Homer Bailey in this game. Bailey has a 7-3 record and a 4.60 ERA this season.
Bailey's opponent in this one will be Matt Garza. The Brewers right hander has a 4.42 ERA to go along with a 4-4 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Brewers as -134-moneyline favorites versus the Reds, while the game's total opened at 8
The Brewers were a 5-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got Milwaukee at -129 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Cincinnati was a 4-1 winner in its last match at home against the Dodgers. They won as +116 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 31-34
Cincinnati is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games on the road
Team record: 40-27
Milwaukee is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Milwaukee's last 16 games
Milwaukee is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 8 games at home
Cincinnati at Milwaukee Saturday, June 14