Cincinnati Reds vs San Diego Padres 5/2/2023 – The Cincinnati Reds will be locking horns with the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on Tuesday night. This will be the second game of the series between these two teams. The Cincinnati Reds managed to lose the first game of the series and are 12-17 on the scoreboard. The San Diego Padres are an overall 16-14 after their impressive performance last time out. The Padres are hoping to repeat their win from the last game. But, the Cincinnati Reds will win this matchup as per the best MLB betting splits.
Cincinnati Reds vs San Diego Padres 5/2/2023
|When:||Tuesday, May 2, 9:40 PM EDT|
|Where:||Petco Park San Diego, California|
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— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) May 2, 2023
The Cincinnati Reds managed to lose in the first game of the series against the Padres with a final score of 8-3. In this baseball season, the Reds are batting with an average of .247 and have accumulated a total of 128 runs. The highest number of home runs for the Reds has been scored by Jason Vosler who has a trio of homers to his name. On the mound, the Reds will be posting Graham Ashcraft who is 2-0 this season with a 2.10 ERA.
Players to watch: Jonathan India 2B (GP 29, AB 105, R 22, H 29, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 11, TB 40, BB 16, SO 19, SB 5, AVG 0.276, OBP 0.381, SLG 0.381, OPS 0.762, WAR 0.3, Tyler Stephenson C (GP 29, AB 102, R 11, H 27, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 11, TB 33, BB 10, SO 31, SB 0, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.348, SLG 0.324, OPS 0.671, WAR -0.1
San Diego Padres
The San Diego Padres entered this series after playing the San Francisco Giants last time out and managed to win both games in that set. The Padres are batting with an average of .235 in this MLB season and have scored 129 runs in total. Xander Bogaerts is leading the team in offense with six home runs and 13 ribbies so far. Michael Wacha will be taking the ball for this game. Wacha is 2-1 this season with a 6.75 ERA.
Players to watch: Manny Machado 3B (GP 29, AB 114, R 13, H 27, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 13, TB 44, BB 8, SO 30, SB 2, AVG 0.237, OBP 0.285, SLG 0.386, OPS 0.671, WAR -0.1, Xander Bogaerts SS (GP 30, AB 112, R 22, H 34, 2B 4, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 13, TB 56, BB 15, SO 19, SB 1, AVG 0.304, OBP 0.392, SLG 0.5, OPS 0.892, WAR 1.5
Cincinnati Reds vs San Diego Padres Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 7 games.
Cincinnati are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
Cincinnati are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games against San Diego.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati’s last 5 games against an opponent in the National League.
Cincinnati are 3-17 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
Cincinnati are 0-9 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against San Diego.
San Diego Padres
San Diego are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego’s last 6 games against Cincinnati.
San Diego are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games at home.
San Diego are 9-0 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Cincinnati.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of San Diego’s last 15 games played in May.
Cincinnati Reds vs San Diego Padres Betting Picks
The San Diego Padres seem quite confident after their pretty decent performance in the first game. But, the Reds are banking on Graham Ashcroft and will be dominating pitching-wise. The Cincinnati Reds will win this matchup according to the expert baseball betting picks.
Score Prediction: Reds 4, Padres 3.