Milwaukee Brewers vs. Cincinnati Reds - 9/24/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cincinnati Reds (63-90) at Milwaukee Brewers (70-84)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 7:10 pm (Miller Park)
D Straily (13-8) (3.83) vs. Taylor Jungmann (0-4) (8.34)
The Line: Milwaukee Brewers -105 / Cincinnati Reds -105 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
The Cincinnati Reds take the field at Miller Park to face the rival Milwaukee Brewers.
The Cincinnati Reds have not been playing well although it doesn’t really matter now. The Reds are slumping and have lost eight of eleven after Friday’s 5-4 defeat at Miller Park. Cincy starter Anthony DeSclafani was charged with all five runs on six hits and three BB to fall to 8-5. Cincinnati totaled nine hits with Jose Peraza going deep and knocking in three while Tucker Barhart drove in a run and scored. Cincinnati gives the ball to Dan Strailey for Saturday’s start versus the rival Brewers. Strailey comes off of a 7-4 win versus the Pirates with three runs allowed on five hits over six innings.
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There is nothing the Milwaukee brewers can do at this point in the season but to win as many games as possible. The Brewers have won consecutive contests after Friday’s win against visiting Cincinnati. The Brew Crew saw starter Zach Davies allow here runs through five innings while four relievers held the fort. Milwaukee logged eight hits and walked four times with Chris Carter going deep and driving in two while Ryan Braun recorded a pair of RBI’s. Milwaukee has called up Taylor Jungmann for his first start since the end of April. In five starts this season, Jungmann has gone 0-4 with a 1.76 WHIP and 8.34 ERA in 22.2 innings..
Cincinnati are 1-7 in their last 8 overall and are 1-7 in their last 8 games on grass while the under is 7-2 in their last 9 road games. The over is 23-7-2 in Milwaukee’s last 32 Saturday games and Milwaukee are 4-9 in their last 13 home games while the over is 7-3-1 in Jungmann’s last 11 starts on grass. The over is 7-0-1 in the last 8 meetings in Milwaukee and Is 15-5-2 in the last 22 meetings. If the Reds are going to win a game this would be it….