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(43-63) Cincinnati Reds vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (51-55)
Date: Monday, July 3, 2016
Time: 7:05 PM ET
Venue: PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Projected Pitchers: Robert Stephenson vs. Trevor Williams
MLB Moneyline Odds: Pirates -150 / Reds +140
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Pirates -1.5 +135 / Reds +1.5 -155
MLB Betting Total: 9.5 runs
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After losing 6 straight games the Reds have won their last 2 games including winning the first game of this series. They are still in last place in the NL Central 14.5 games out of first place.
The Pirates have lost 5 of their last 6 games and they are in 4th place in the NL Central 6.5 games out of first place.
In Game 1 of this series yesterday the Reds beat the Pirates 9-1.
This season the Reds rank 18th in the Majors in runs scored and dead last in team ERA.
While the Reds rank last in the bigs in team ERA they have only given up 5 runs in winning their last 2 games.
In the Reds 9-1 win over the Pirates in the first game of this series they got off to a great start scoring 8 of their 9 runs in the first 4 innings.
The Reds have won their last 7 games facing the Pirates in Pittsburgh.
Robert Stephenson (0-4 7.86 ERA) goes for the Reds tonight and he is a reliever that has recently joined the rotation. In his last start he gave up 3 earned runs in 4 innings and walked 7 batters in a 4-1 loss to the Miami Marlins.
The Reds have lost Stephenson’s last 2 starts, which were the only ones of the season, where he has given up 8 earned runs in nine innings.
Overall, the Reds have lost Stephenson’s last 6 starts and they have lost his last 4 starts facing teams from the NL Central.
This season the Reds are 18-35 on the road.
This season the Pirates rank 27th in the Majors in runs scored and 14th in team ERA.
In their last 6 games the Pirates have only totaled 9 runs in the 5 losses and 7 runs in the lone win.
Trevor Williams (4-4 4.53 ERA) is coming off a good start where he gave up only one earned run in 6 innings, but got little support in a 2-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants.
Previous to Williams last start the Pirates won 2 in row with him on the hill where he went 11 innings and gave up 6 earned runs and received 17 runs of support.
Williams only 2 appearances against the Reds this season came out of the bullpen where he worked 4 innings and gave up 4 earned runs.
The Pirates have only won 2 of Williams last 8 starts and they have won one of his last 5 starts facing a team with a losing record.
This season the Pirates are 27-24 at home.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Reds are 17-35 in their last 52 road games.
- Reds are 4-14 in their last 18 overall.
- Reds are 2-6 in their last 8 games following a win.
- Pirates are 5-1 in their last 6 home games.
- Pirates are 1-5 in their last 6 overall.
- Pirates are 1-5 in their last 6 vs. a team with a losing record.
Free Cincinnati Reds vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Prediction:
In the last 12 games between these division rivals the Over record is 8-3-1. The total went over in the first game of this series and will go over again tonight.
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The Reds have won 8 of their last 9 games against the Pirates and their last 7 games facing them in Pittsburgh. That trend will end tonight, as Williams will have a decent outing, but the Bucs’ lineup will light up Stephenson. The Pirates will get the W and even the series at a game apiece.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Pittsburgh 7 – Cincinnati 4
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