Reds vs. Giants - 5/17/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Francisco Giants (18-18) at Cincinnati Reds (18-18)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 1:10 pm (Great American Ball Park)
C Heston (3-3) (2.91) vs. A DeSclafani (2-3) (2.79)
The Line: Cincinnati Reds -125 / San Francisco Giants +115 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN-BAY, FSN-OH
The San Francisco Giants and Cincinnati Reds end their four-game series Sunday afternoon.
The San Francisco Giants look to stay hot after winning five of their last eight games. The Giants have scored 24 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Giants have won eight straight games when scoring more than three runs. Angel Pagan leads San Fran with 46 hits and 10 RBI while Brandon Crawford and Buster Posey have combined for 42 RBI. The San Francisco Giants have split their last 10 games on the road. Chris Heston gets the nod, and he’s 3-3 with a 2.91 ERA and 39 strikeouts this season. This will be Heston’s first career game against the Reds.
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The Cincinnati Reds look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Reds have scored eight runs in their last three games and four or more runs in three of their last six games. The Reds have won 11 straight games when scoring more than three runs. Joey Votto leads Cincy with 39 hits and 21 RBI while Todd Frazier and Zack Cozart have combined for 40 RBI. The Cincinnati Reds have split their last 10 games on their home field. Anthony DeSclafani takes the hill, and he’s 2-3 with a 2.79 ERA and 32 strikeouts this season. This will be DeSclafani’s first career game against the Giants.
The Giants are 14-5 in their last 19 during game 4 of a series and 2-6 in their last 8 road games vs. a right-handed starter. The Reds are 10-3 in their last 13 during game 4 of a series and 3-9 in their last 12 vs. National League West. The Giants are 1-5 in the last 6 meetings.
The Giants have crushed the Reds in the last two games, producing over 20 runs. I'll tae San Fran and the plus money with the way they're hitting the ball.