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Milwaukee Brewers vs Cincinnati Reds 07/17/2021 Predictions, MLB Preview and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Milwaukee Brewers vs Cincinnati Reds 07/17/2021 – The Brewers finally broke their losing streak and rebounded against the Reds in their last game. Milwaukee remains at the top of the NL Central Division play and is now holding a 54-39 record on the season. The Reds are behind the Brewers with a 48-43 record on the season. Cincinnati will remain at home in this game as they square off from Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. Experts betting on baseball are once again the favor of the Brewers to win and cover the spread.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Cincinnati Reds 07/17/2021
The Milwaukee Brewers smashed 11 runs from the plate and gave up six to Cincinnati. Milwaukee has been struggling from the pitching end with an ERA of 3.44 and a WHIP of 1.18. From the batting side, the Brewers have smashed 394 runs in total and are holding a batting clip of .220. Milwaukee dominated opponents in the NL Central Division and are all set to clinch the division title. The Brewers are yet to announce their starter in this game.
Players to watch: L. Urias 3B (GP 87, AB 291, R 45, H 70, 2B 15, 3B 1, HR 13, RBI 44, TB 126, BB 35, SO 76, SB 5, AVG 0.241, OBP 0.332, SLG 0.433, OPS 0.765, WAR 1.3), A. Garcia CF (GP 82, AB 290, R 38, H 74, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 17, RBI 56, TB 136, BB 21, SO 83, SB 4, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.469, OPS 0.786, WAR 1.1).
Cincinnati Reds are now five games ahead of the .500 mark. The Reds are now three games ahead of the Cubs in the third spot. Cincinnati will need to improve on their batting performance in order to take out the Brewers. The Reds have smashed a total of 435 runs and are touching .330 in OBP. Cincinnati’s hitters are touching a clip of .249. From the pitching end, they are holding an ERA of 4.38. The Reds are yet to name their starter for this game.
Players to watch: N. Castellanos RF (GP 86, AB 336, R 59, H 111, 2B 29, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 59, TB 196, BB 27, SO 79, SB 2, AVG 0.33, OBP 0.384, SLG 0.583, OPS 0.968, WAR 2.6), J. Winker RF (GP 83, AB 323, R 59, H 96, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 50, TB 172, BB 37, SO 62, SB 1, AVG 0.297, OBP 0.38, SLG 0.533, OPS 0.912, WAR 1.9).
Milwaukee Brewers vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 6 games.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks
Milwaukee is not an easy team to defeat and the sports betting odds are back in favor of the Brewers. Milwaukee’s pitching staff has improved over the past few games and their batting unit has been equally supportive.
Score Prediction: Brewers 4, Reds 2.