Cincinnati Reds vs. Colorado Rockies - 6/7/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Colorado Rockies (32-29) at Cincinnati Reds (21-41)
MLB Baseball: Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 12:35 pm (Great American Ball Park)
Tyler Anderson (3-1) (5.07) vs. Tyler Mahle (4-6) (4.38)
The Line: Cincinnati Reds +100 / Colorado Rockies -110 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
Great American Ball Park and the Cincinnati Reds host the Colorado Rockies in Thursday MLB.
The Colorado Rockies rode their offense to a 6-3 victory at Cincinnati on Wednesday night. Colorado starter escaped several jams with three runs scoring on seven hits and three BB before four relievers tossed shutout baseball.
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The Rockies racked up eight hits and walked three times with Ian Desmond cracking a two run bomb and scoring twice while Tony Wolters and Gerardo Parra had two hits each an knocked in a pair.
Colorado gives Thursday’s starting assignment to Tyler Anderson who faces Cincinnati for the second time in 2018. Anderson received a ND in an 11-8 loss to the Dodgers last time out with five runs given up in a five inning stint.
The Cincinnati Reds struggled on the mound and squandered several opportunities at the plate in Wednesday’s defeat. Cincinnati starter Sal Romano was hit hard with five runs given up on six hits and a BB through five frames.
The Reds totaled eleven hits and walked five times with Scooter Gennett doubling in two and scoring while Jose Peraza recorded an RBI. The Reds have named Tyler Mahle as Thursday’s series ending starter against Colorado. Mahle will be gunning for back to back wins after downing San Diego 7-2 with five shutout frames.
Colorado are 1-4 in their last 5 overall and are 5-1 in Andersons last 6 road starts. Cincinnati are 2-7 in their last 9 Thursday games and are 9-26 in their last 35 home games and are 23-50 in their last 73 overall. Under is 7-1 in the last 8 meetings. Under is 7-1 in the last 8 meetings.
I think Cincinnati has a shot here but I have seen enough of this team to say they won’t get my money whether I like them or not…