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Detroit Tigers vs Cincinnati Reds 07/24/2020 MLB Predictions, Analysis and Betting Previews
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Detroit Tigers vs Cincinnati Reds 07/24/2020 – Detroit Tigers will remain on the road to open their first regular-season game against Cincinnati Reds from the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. Detroit Tigers were the worst team last year with a terrible overall record. Detroit will try to make a change this year as they start their journey into the 2020 season. Cincinnati Reds secured the fourth spot in the NL Central since they lost more than what they won. It’s a fresh start for the Reds as well and this seems to be the best opportunity for their first success. The long wait is finally over as mlb betting resumes with all the picks and predictions of this season.
Detroit Tigers vs Cincinnati Reds 07/24/2020
This team had a miserable 2019 season with just 47 victories overall. Detroit Tigers lost 114 games and were no match for opponents. Hopefully, the Tigers will bounce back harder from last year’s defeat. Detroit made several mistakes with their squad, but they seem slightly better this season. Despite their improvement, the Tigers lost in their last two preseason games against Cincinnati Reds. This year it’s a fresh start for the Tigers as they have every possible option to do their best. However, the Tigers lasting until the end is still a huge question. Matthew Boyd will be delivered to the mound as their starter against the Reds.
Players to watch: J. Candelario 3B (GP 14 AB 36 R 4 H 5 2B 1 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 3 TB 12 BB 0 SO 10 SB 0 AVG 0.139 OBP 0.139 SLG 0.333 OPS 0.472), M. Cabrera 1B (GP 14 AB 36 R 3 H 12 2B 1 3B 0 HR 3 RBI 7 TB 22 BB 3 SO 9 SB 0 AVG 0.333 OBP 0.385 SLG 0.611 OPS 0.996).
Cincinnati Reds were much better when they won 75 games and lost 87. The Reds had tougher competition in the National League Central but were unable to make it far beyond the average mark. In their last exhibition game against Detroit, the Reds smashed two runs to victory and restricted the Tigers to one. Cincinnati did a better job than Detroit in their preseason games while they defeated Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics. The Reds are all set to turn in Sonny Gray as their starting pitcher in this game.
Players to watch: A. Rodriguez SS (GP 14 AB 33 R 4 H 12 2B 2 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 4 TB 20 BB 0 SO 5 SB 0 AVG 0.364 OBP 0.364 SLG 0.606 OPS 0.97), M. Payton CF (GP 15 AB 33 R 4 H 9 2B 1 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 4 TB 10 BB 3 SO 9 SB 0 AVG 0.273 OBP 0.333 SLG 0.303 OPS 0.636).
Detroit Tigers vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 6 games.
Reds are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
Detroit Tigers vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks
The mlb baseball betting odds have not favored the Tigers in the past and there is nothing much for them this season. Unless the Tigers prove their worth in the first 10 games. Cincinnati should secure a win here in their opening game.
Score Prediction: Cincinnati Reds 5, Detroit Tigers 3.