Cincinnati Reds vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - 8/12/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona Diamondbacks (64-54) at Cincinnati Reds (52-65)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 1:10 pm (Great American Ball Park)
Zack Godley (12-6) (4.35) vs. Luis Castillo (6-9) (4.91)
The Line: Cincinnati Reds +102 / Arizona Diamondbacks -112 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Ohio, FS-Arizona
The Arizona Diamondbacks conclude their visit to the Cincinnati Reds a Sunday MLB tilt.
The Arizona Diamondbacks struggled late on the mound in a 6-3 loss at Cincinnati on Sunday. Arizona starter Robbie Ray allowed two runs over five frames before Archie Bradley gave up three 8th inning runs to get the loss.
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The Diamondbacks managed seven hits and a BB with David Peralta connecting on a solo jack while Eduardo Escobar clubbed a two run bomb.
The Diamondbacks send Zack Godley to the mound for the series finale’ against the Reds. Godley defeated Philadelphia 3-2 last time out with both runs plated through 7.1 frames.
The Cincinnati Reds rallied past the visiting Diamondbacks behind an eight run 8th inning. Cincinnati starter Matt Harvey gave up a pair of runs in seven frames before David Hernandez surrendered a solo jack.
The Reds logged nine hits and five walks with Tucker Barnhart ripping a two run double while Phillip Ervin and Billy Hamilton both drove in runs and scored.
Cincinnati turns to Luis Castillo for Sunday’s start versus the Diamondbacks. Castillo absorbed a 2-1 loss at Washington in his last trip to the bump with both runs plated in 5.1 innings.
Under is 23-9-2 in Arizona last 34 Sunday games and Arizona are 19-8 in their last 27 road games and Arizona are 2-6 in Godley’s last 8 Sunday starts. Over is 6-2 in Cincinnati last 8 Sunday games and Cincinnati are 3-7 in their last 10 overall and Cincinnati are 3-7 in their last 10 games on grass.
The Diamondbacks are the better team but this looks like a game Cincinnati can win but that depends on Castillo...