Milwaukee Brewers at Cincinnati Reds - 9/24/22 MLB Picks and Prediction
Cincinnati Reds (59-91) vs Milwaukee Brewers (80-70)
Game Info: Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 6:40 pm (Great American Ball Park)
Graham Ashcraft (5-3) (3.97) vs Corbin Burnes (10-8) (3.27)
Betting Odds: Cincinnati Reds +170 / Milwaukee Brewers -233 --- Over/Under: 7 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Milwaukee Brewers and Cincinnati Reds face off on Saturday in an MLB showdown at the Great American Ballpark. On Friday it was the Brewers that were able to secure the 5-3 victory.
The Brewers come into this game with an 81-70 record overall and they have won three games in a row. Over the last three games the Brewers have given up only four runs total, and they are going to need the pitching to be be good in this game. The Brewers offense has been the strength this season and they are averaging 4.55 runs per game which is 8th best in the league. Willy Adames has hit 31 home runs and driven in 95 RBIs.
On the other side of this matchup is the Reds who sit with a 59-92 reocrord overall and they have lost two games in a row. Over the last two games they have scored only four runs and they need to find a way to get the offense going. The Reds pitching has been an issue giving up 4.99 runs per game which is 27th in the league. Kyle Farmer has hit 13 home runs and driven in 73 RBIs.
On the mound for the Brewers will be Corbin Burnes who sits with a 10-8 record and an ERA of 3.12. In his last start he went 5.2 innings giving up seven hits and five runs.
On the mound for the Reds will be Graham Ashcraft who sits with a 5-3 record and an ERA of 3.97. In his last start against the Pittsburgh Pirates, he went 6.2 innings giving up nine hits and three runs.
The Brewers are 4-0 in their last four games on Saturday. The under is 7-0 in the Reds last seven games on grass. The under is 6-0 in the Reds last six games following a loss. The under is 8-0 in Reds last 8 when their opponent scores 5 runs or more in their previous game.
This is a great spot for the Reds to pull the upset. Burnes is coming off a start where he gave up five runs. Ashcraft has been strong most of the season, and this is a game where the Brewers are going to struggle to score off of him. Back the Reds on the money line.