Philadelphia Phillies vs. Cincinnati Reds
- A winning streak will be on the line for the Cincinnati Reds on Monday when they battle the Philadelphia Phillies at Great American Ball Park.
The Phillies will trot Cole Hamels out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Hamels has a 13-7 record and a 2.62 ERA this season.
Hamels's opponent in this one will be Homer Bailey. The Reds righthander has a 4.44 ERA to go along with a 7-5 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Phillies listed as 145-moneyline favorites versus the Reds, while the game's total is sitting at 8.
The Reds were a 5-4 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Nationals. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -140 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
Philadelphia has lost 2 straight games.
Cincinnati has won 4 straight games.
Philadelphia: 83-46 SU
Cincinnati: 67-66 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Cincinnati are 7-3
After playing Florida are 7-3
After a loss are 8-2
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
Philadelphia is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
Philadelphia is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Cincinnati is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Cincinnati is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
Cincinnati is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
Cincinnati home to Philadelphia, Tuesday, August 30
I like Philly -145
Good Luck Junker!!!
Thanks lets win some money
With just 30 games left and off a couple of days due to the hurricane, Philadelphia has a few games in hand and will look to put the finishing touches on the NL East with a win tonight. Also took some RL dog value. GL!
80-71 YTD +4.49
18-6 LAST 24
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers
- The division rival St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers are set to renew hostilities on Tuesday when they meet at Miller Park.
The Cardinals will give the ball to starter Edwin Jackson in this one. Righthander Jackson is 10-9 this season with a 3.94 ERA.
Jackson's opponent in this one will be Shaun Marcum. The Brewers righthander has a 3.38 ERA to go along with a 11-4 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Brewers listed as 145-moneyline favorites versus the Cardinals, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 7-4 winner as they battled the Pirates at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at -140 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Milwaukee won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Cubs on August 28. Bettors who backed the Brewers at -270 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Milwaukee has won 3 straight games.
St. Louis: 70-64 SU
Milwaukee: 81-54 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing St. Louis are 8-2
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Milwaukee
Milwaukee is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Milwaukee's last 9 games at home
Milwaukee is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against St. Louis
Milwaukee is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games
Milwaukee home to St. Louis, Wednesday, August 31
I like Milw. -145