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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds 09/21/2021 Tips, Baseball Forecast and Analysis
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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds 09/21/2021 – The Pittsburgh Pirates will look forward to taking out the Cincinnati Reds in their second game of a three-game series that is all set to continue from Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. With a 56-94 record on the season, the Pirates have lost everything this season as they kissed their playoffs goodbye a long time ago. The Reds are still battling alongside the Cardinals but they have less than a month left to prove their worth. The MLB betting odds are available online with all the recent betting trends on this entertaining game.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds 09/21/2021
The Pittsburgh Pirates have no option but to finish last in the NL Central Division play. The Pirates struggled to make ends meet as they failed to get past the Cubs. Pittsburgh lost their last game against the Reds with a final score of 9-5. Dillon Peters will get the ball in this game as they hope for a rebound. The southpaw has a 1-2 record on the season with an ERA of 2.66, 20 Ks, and eight BBs in total. Bryan Reynolds has been the bright spot for the Pirates from the batting end this entire season.
Players to watch: Bryan Reynolds LF (GP 146, AB 520, R 84, H 154, 2B 32, 3B 5, HR 23, RBI 86, TB 265, BB 68, SO 112, SB 5, AVG 0.296, OBP 0.384, SLG 0.51, OPS 0.894, WAR 5.3), Kevin Newman SS (GP 137, AB 479, R 45, H 108, 2B 21, 3B 3, HR 5, RBI 33, TB 150, BB 24, SO 38, SB 5, AVG 0.225, OBP 0.263, SLG 0.313, OPS 0.576, WAR 0.7).
The Reds were once at second and they seemed to have a good chance to make it to the Wild Card round. However, they dropped several games and gave up their position to the Cardinals. Cincinnati Reds will need to build up on their remaining games before it’s too late. Vladimir Gutierrez will be sent to the mound here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 9-6 record on the season with an ERA of 4.25 and 82 Ks in total Nick Castellanos has been the leader in batting alongside Joey Votto for this season.
Players to watch: Nick Castellanos RF (GP 127, AB 491, R 86, H 152, 2B 36, 3B 1, HR 29, RBI 83, TB 277, BB 36, SO 112, SB 2, AVG 0.31, OBP 0.364, SLG 0.564, OPS 0.928, WAR 3), Jonathan India 3B (GP 139, AB 490, R 87, H 132, 2B 29, 3B 2, HR 20, RBI 67, TB 225, BB 63, SO 136, SB 11, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.373, SLG 0.459, OPS 0.832, WAR 3.7).
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Numbers
Pittsburgh are 3-15 SU in their last 18 games against Cincinnati.
Cincinnati are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks
Despite their overall record, the baseball lines are in favor of the Pirates to win this game. Pittsburgh has won four of their last five NL Central games, and they are all set to take out the Reds in this second game.
Score Prediction: Pirates 6, Reds 3.