Cincinnati Reds vs. San Francisco Giants - 8/19/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Francisco Giants (61-63) at Cincinnati Reds (54-69)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 1:10 pm (Great American Ball Park)
Andrew Suarez (4-8) (4.40) vs. Luis Castillo (6-10) (5.04)
The Line: Cincinnati Reds -110 / San Francisco Giants +100 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
The San Francisco Giants take the field at the Cincinnati Reds in the final game of their series in a Sunday MLB matchup.
Time will not be a friend of the San Francisco Giants who are hoping for a big run to become a factor in the NL West. San Francisco took another step back in a 7-1 loss at Cincinnati on Saturday where starter Madison Bumgarner fell to 4-5 with six runs plated (five earned) over six frames.
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The Giants offense consisted of seven hits and a pair of walks with Evan Longoria driving in Andrew McCutchen in the 8th.
Andrew Suarez toes the rubber in the series finale’ at Cincinnati. Suarez received a (ND) last time out in a 2-1 win at the Dodgers where he tossed six scoreless innings.
The Cincinnati Reds played well in all areas of Saturday’s victory versus San Francisco. Cincinnati starter Matt Harvey upped his record to 6-7 with 6.1 scoreless innings.
The Reds pounded out eleven hits and walked twice with Dilson Herrera going solo while Jose Peraza went 2-4 with a homer and two runs. Cincinnati saw Scooter Gennett log three hits and three runs while Brandon Dixon knocked in a pair with a double.
Cincinnati sends Luis Castillo to the mound to oppose visiting San Francisco. Castillo comes off of a 9-2 loss versus Arizona where he gave up five runs on five hits over 5.2 frames.
Under is 5-0-1 in San Francisco last 6 overall and under is 18-7-2 in San Francisco last 27 road games and under is 4-1 in Suarez’s last 5 road starts. Cincinnati are 1-4 in their last 5 overall and are 1-4 in their last 5 home games. Over is 7-3-2 in the last 12 meetings in Cincinnati and San Francisco are 0-5 in the last 5 meetings in Cincinnati.
This doesn’t look very appealing in my eyes and if I decided to touch this I would do something on the over…