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Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves 08/10/2021 MLB Preview, Spread and Game Analysis
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Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves 08/10/2021 – The Cincinnati Reds will take the road in this game square off against the Atlanta Braves in an opening game of a three-game series. The Reds are sitting at the second spot in the NL Central Division play and their biggest challenge is getting past the Brewers. Cincinnati will look forward to rebounding from their last defeat against Cleveland. The Atlanta Braves have jumped to the second spot in the NL East Division play after the Mets dropped consecutive games. The mlb betting spreads are up and running as these teams enter an exciting series.
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves 08/10/2021
The Cincinnati Reds are coming off a big defeat against the Indians in their last game. The Reds gave up nine and scored just three in their last game. In their previous series, the Reds swept the Pirates in all three games. Sonny Gray will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Gray is holding an ERA of 4.44 with a 4-6 record on the season. Cincinnati has Jesse Winker as their leader in batting with an average of .310. Joey Votto is the other bright spot from the plate with 23 home runs and 67 RBIs.
Players to watch: Jesse Winker RF (GP 105, AB 411, R 75, H 126, 2B 31, 3B 1, HR 23, RBI 67, TB 228, BB 50, SO 74, SB 1, AVG 0.307, OBP 0.391, SLG 0.555, OPS 0.946, WAR 2.3),, Eugenio Suarez 3B (GP 107, AB 396, R 51, H 69, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 22, RBI 61, TB 148, BB 40, SO 137, SB 0, AVG 0.174, OBP 0.258, SLG 0.374, OPS 0.632, WAR -2.3).
The Atlanta Braves are back in the race after the Mets’ defeat. The Braves won a total of 57 and dropped 55 games in return. Atlanta is now behind the Phillies at the top position. Freddie Freeman is the leader in batting with an average of .294. Ozzie Albies is the leader in RBIs with 72. Atlanta will turn in Drew Smyly to the mound as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 7-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.50, 85 Ks, and 35 BBs in total.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 110, AB 431, R 69, H 111, 2B 31, 3B 5, HR 18, RBI 72, TB 206, BB 38, SO 85, SB 13, AVG 0.258, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.478, OPS 0.798, WAR 2), Dansby Swanson SS (GP 112, AB 423, R 55, H 108, 2B 28, 3B 2, HR 20, RBI 59, TB 200, BB 30, SO 121, SB 8, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.309, SLG 0.473, OPS 0.782, WAR 1).
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati’s last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves Betting Picks
Cincinnati Reds have been better with their overall performance when compared to the Braves. Back the Reds to win this game and cover the spread with the best baseball betting websites in their support.
Score Prediction: Reds 6, Braves 3.