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Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds 6/12/24 MLB Betting Picks

Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds 6/12/24 – As the Major League Baseball season heats up, the Cleveland Guardians and the Cincinnati Reds prepare for a pivotal showdown at Great American Ball Park. The Guardians, leading with a strong record of 41-22, face off against the Reds, who hold a near even record of 32-33. This match-up, slated for June 12, 2024, is eagerly anticipated by fans and bettors alike, with many top-tier online betting platforms buzzing with activity in anticipation of this game.

Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds 6/12/24

When:Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 7:10 PM ET
Where:Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, OH

Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds 6/12/24

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While the specific betting odds remain undisclosed at this time, analyzing the teams’ current standings and recent performances will provide bettors with insights to gauge potential outcomes. Both teams have had contrasting fortunes recently, and understanding their trajectory could help in making informed betting decisions.

Tanner Bibee (4-1, 3.73 ERA) vs. Nick Lodolo (6-2, 2.92 ERA)

Tanner Bibee, the starting pitcher for the Guardians, has proved to be quite efficient on the mound this year. Achieving a win-loss record of 4-1 and a 3.73 ERA, Bibee has shown his ability to contain game pressures as shown by the 76 strike out 70 inning pitched. But 8 home runs have been given away and that could pose a problem against Cincinnati’s batting order that may not be a powerhouse but has the odd game occasionally with big hits.

On the other hand, Nick Lodolo of the Reds, has exceeded expectations registering to a 6-2 record with a juicy 2.92 ERA and an even more staggering 0.99 WHIP. Lodolo’s ability to have great control and accuracy and restrict the rival players from hitting the ball for 40 times in 52.1 innings, has made him a very tough competitor. His home run allowance is fewer and his walk rate presents a pitcher who could easily silence the Guardians’ hitters and therefore lock horns for a purely competitive clash.

Analyzing the Guardians’ Tactical Play

The Cleveland Guardians have managed a batting average of .239, with notable outputs in runs and home runs. Their on-base and slugging percentages, while not leading the league, are sufficient to pose threats, especially given their balanced approach to power and contact hitting. The team’s ERA and WHIP are reflective of a solid pitching staff that could pose challenges for the Reds’ batters. Their ability to limit opponent batting averages to .231 is a testament to their effective pitching and strategic field placements.

Reds’ Resilience and Adaptability

On the other side, the Cincinnati Reds have struggled slightly with a lower team batting average of .228. However, their pitching staff, led by the likes of Lodolo, has compensated, maintaining a competitive 3.88 ERA. The Reds have shown they can be tenacious, particularly in their ability to win games on the road, as evidenced by their 21-10 record against the spread in away games. This resilience will be crucial as they host the in-form Guardians.


Cleveland Guardians Betting Trends

Guardians are 2-3 in their last 5 games.
Cleveland Guardians are 2-3 in their last 5 games against the spread
Guardians are 19-15 in their road games against the spread
The totals have gone OVER in 1 of Guardians’ last 5 games
The totals have gone OVER in 14 of Guardians’ 29 last games at home

Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends

Reds are 5-0 in their last 5 games.
Cincinnati Reds are 3-2 in their last 5 games against the spread
Reds are 21-10 in their road games against the spread
The totals have gone OVER in 2 of Reds’ last 5 games
The totals have gone OVER in 14 of Reds’ 34 last games at home

Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks

Considering the current form and pitching matchups, this game leans slightly towards the Reds, primarily due to Nick Lodolo’s exceptional performance and the team’s current momentum. The Guardians might struggle to capitalize on scoring opportunities, making the Reds a more attractive pick.

For those looking into MLB latest free picks, consider the under on total runs, given both teams’ recent trends towards lower-scoring games. Prop bets on strikeouts for both starting pitchers could also be lucrative, given their proven ability to retire batters efficiently.

Score Prediction: Reds 4, Guardians 3.