Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers - 7/1/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Brewers (48-35) at Cincinnati Reds (36-48)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 1:10 pm (Great American Ball Park)
Freddy Peralta (3-0) (1.59) vs. M Harvey (3-5) (5.28)
The Line: Cincinnati Reds +116 / Milwaukee Brewers -126 --- Over/Under: 9.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Ohio, FS-Wisconsin
The Milwaukee Brewers conclude their visit at the Cincinnati Reds in a Sunday MLB matchup.
The Milwaukee Brewers suffered through a complete bullpen meltdown n a 12-3 defeat at Cincinnati on Saturday. Milwaukee starter Jhoulys Chacin gave up a run in five frames before four relievers combined to give up eleven runs with eight scored in the 8th inning.
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The Brewers were held to five hits and four walks with Eric Thames going solo while Jonathan Vllar knocked in a run and scored. Milwaukee hands Sunday’s series ending start at Cincinnati to rookie Freddy Peralta. Peralta has not allowed a run in back to back starts covering 13 innings where he has given up three hits and struck out 17.
The Cincinnati Reds rode an eight run 8th inning to an easy victory versus Milwaukee to prevent a three game slide. Cincinnati starter Tyler Mahle gave up all three runs (two earned) over 5.2 innings. on five hits and three BB while recording 12 strikeouts before the pen put up zeros.
The Reds pounded out 12 hits and walked seven times with Michael Lorenzen clubbing a PH grand slam while Adam Duvall went 2-3 with three RBI’s and a pair of runs. Cinci saw Tucker Barnhart add a pair of RBI’s and a run with Scooter Gennett going 3-4 with three runs and an RBI.
Matt Harvey is gunning for his third straight victory Sunday with Milwaukee in town. Harvey has allowed a combined three runs the past two times out on eleven hits over 12.2 frames.
Milwaukee are 5-2 in their last 7 road games and are 5-2 in their last 7 vs. National League Central and are 4-0 in Peralta’s last 4 starts. Over is 5-1-2 in Cincinnati last 8 overall and over is 5-1-2 in Cincinnati last 8 on grass and Cincinnati are 7-2 in their last 9 home games.
Harvey was fade material until finding success the past two times out so he is the Wild Card…