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Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians 08/05/2020 MLB Results, Baseball Tips and Betting Forecast
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Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians 08/05/2020 – Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio will play host to Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians as they enter their third game of a four-game series. The Reds declined to 5-6 on the season after their loss against the Indians and they remain at the second spot in the NL Central division. Cleveland, on the other hand, bounced back well, but still remains at the fourth spot in the AL Central division with a 6-6 record on the season. The mlb betting picks today are up and running as these teams clash in an important game to increase their overall record.
Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians 08/05/2020
Cincinnati Reds seem to have established a decent lead from the Cardinals, Brewers and Pirates in the NL Central. The Reds are trailing the Cubs by four games in the top spot and the Cardinals have not played much this season. Hence, the competition is still on. Eugenio Suarez and Nick Castellanos went deep from the plate last night with a solo home run each. Starting pitcher Tyler Mahle pitched an impressive six shutout innings and surrendered just one hit with six strikeouts. The Reds will deliver Tejay Antone to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Antone will make his first appearance against the Indians.
Players to watch: E. Suarez 3B (GP11, AB39, R4, H4, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI3, TB9, BB5, SO13, SB0, AVG0.103, OBP0.222, SLG0.231, OPS0.453, WAR0), N. Castellanos RF (GP11, AB38, R10, H14, 2B3, 3B0, HR6, RBI13, TB35, BB4, SO10, SB0, AVG0.368, OBP0.442, SLG0.921, OPS1.363, WAR0).
Cleveland Indians took to an impressive start as they sat at the top of the division for a few days. The Indians were unable to maintain pace against opponents and they are now exactly at the .500 mark. Cleveland scored four runs off the plate in their last game and restricted Cincinnati to just two. The Indians were unable to do much in the opening game when they scored two and surrendered three. A two-run homer came off the plate from Franmil Reyes. Jose Ramirez and Cesar Hernandez were the other notable players to contribute to the Indians. Mike Clevinger will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Clevinger is holding a 0-1 record on the season with 11 strikeouts.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP12, AB48, R4, H11, 2B2, 3B0, HR3, RBI8, TB22, BB2, SO12, SB0, AVG0.229, OBP0.275, SLG0.458, OPS0.733, WAR0), J. Ramirez 3B (GP12, AB43, R7, H12, 2B2, 3B0, HR2, RBI6, TB20, BB7, SO12, SB1, AVG0.279, OBP0.392, SLG0.465, OPS0.857, WAR0).
Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians Betting Numbers
Cincinnati is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland’s last 8 games.
Cincinnati Reds vs Cleveland Indians Betting Picks
Cincinnati Reds are probably making a mistake with Antone against the Indians. However, every player starts somewhere at some point to build their career against a team. The money line mlb betting is a better show with the Indians.
Score Prediction: Cleveland Indians 5, Cincinnati Reds 2.