5* MLB *Mound Mismatch*
Cincinnati vs. Colorado,
07/28/2012 20:10 EDT,
Score: 9 - 7
Money Line: -152 Cincinnati
5* MLB *Mound Mismatch* on Reds -152
The Reds, who are 8-0 in their last 8 overall and 7-0 in their last 7 road games, have a big edge on the mound with Cueto (12-5, 2.23 ERA, 1.170 WHIP).
He enters in top form at 3-0 in his last 3 starts with an ERA of 1.45. It is also worth noting that the Reds are 30-14 in his starts since the beginning of last season, 22-6 in his last 28 starts as a favorite, 11-2 in his last 13 starts as a favorite of -151 to -200 and 14-3 in his last 17 starts vs. a team with a losing record.
It is also worth noting that the Reds are 6-0 in their last 6 Saturday games and 5-0 in their last 5 games vs. a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30.
The Rockies aren't in good hands with Friedrich (5-7, 5.71 ERA, 1.556 WHIP). He has an ERA of 8.23 in 7 home starts. The Rockies are 1-8 in his last 9 starts, 0-5 in his last 5 starts in the second game of a series and 0-5 in his last 5 starts vs. a team with a winning record. Bet the Reds.