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Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves 08/12/2021 Game Analysis, Baseball Tips and Forecast
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Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves 08/12/2021 – The Cincinnati Reds will remain on the road in this game as they square off against the Atlanta Braves in their final game of a three-game series. The Reds remain at the second spot in the NL Central Division play and their struggle to get past the Brewers continues. Cincinnati will enter this game riding a losing streak and they look forward to making up for that loss. The Atlanta Braves have jumped to the top spot in the NL East Division play after the Phillies dropped their last few games. The baseball lines are up and running as these teams conclude their three-game series.
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves 08/12/2021
The Cincinnati Reds were unable to get past the Braves in their second straight game. The Reds gave up eight runs to the Braves and scored just six in return. Cincinnati is struggling from the mound and they need to improve their batting unit. The Reds Vladimir Gutierrez will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The right is holding a 7-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.15. Joey Votto remains the bright spot for the Reds with 23 home runs and a batting clip of .276 in total.
Players to watch: Jesse Winker RF (GP 106, 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 0.392, SLG 0.555, OPS 0.947, WAR 2.5), Eugenio Suarez 3B (GP 108, AB 398, R 51, H 69, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 22, RBI 61, TB 148, BB 42, SO 138, SB 0, AVG 0.173, OBP 0.261, SLG 0.372, OPS 0.632, WAR -2.3).
The Atlanta Braves are back at the top of their division and are just one game away from securing the lead from the Phillies. At present, the Braves are sharing the same spot with the Phillies with a 59-55 record on the season. Kyle Muller will be sent to the mound in this game as their starting pitcher. The southpaw is holding a 2-3 record on the season with an ERA of 2.88. Atlanta will need extra power from the plate to get past the Reds.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 111, AB 435, R 69, H 111, 2B 31, 3B 5, HR 18, RBI 72, TB 206, BB 38, SO 86, SB 13, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.474, OPS 0.791, WAR 1.9), Dansby Swanson SS (GP 113, AB 425, R 56, H 109, 2B 28, 3B 2, HR 20, RBI 59, TB 201, BB 32, SO 121, SB 8, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.473, OPS 0.785, WAR 1.4).
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Cincinnati’s last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 7 games.
Cincinnati Reds vs Atlanta Braves Betting Picks
The baseball betting tips are back in favor of the Reds to win this game and cover. Cincinnati has a strong pitcher on the mound that will take out the Braves batting squad. Look for the Reds to rebound with a decent score.
Score Prediction: Reds 6, Braves 4.