Tonight marks game one of the three game series between the Cincinnati Reds and Atlanta Braves at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. The Reds are fourth in the majors with a 3.22 ERA and tied for first with the Rays with only 68 runs given up. The Atlanta Braves are only 2-4 in their last six and will be looking to build momentum on their recent back to back wins against the Cleveland Indians.
The Cincinnati Reds will send out Sonny Gray who is 0-3 with a 2.79 ERA and a 0.93 WHIP with 19.1 innings pitched in this four starts. For his career Gray is 59-55 with a 3.64 ERA and a 1.24 WHIP. Sonny Gray will be looking for his first win tonight as the Reds have only scored two combined runs in his three losses.
The Atlanta Braves will send out Kevin Gausman who is 1-1 with a 2.75 ERA and a 0.76 WHIP with 19.2 innings pitched in his three starts. For his career Kevin Gausman is 45-55 with a 4.09 ERA and a 1.32 WHIP. For the season Kevin Gausman has given up six runs and walked six batters while having 22 strikeouts so far.
The value for this match is on the under as the Reds are currently on a seven game streak of unders. For the season the total has gone under in 17 of the Reds 21 games. With both these pitchers starting out the season strong and the Reds having the worst team batting average in the majors at .197 I believe the total will go under 9.5.
Under 9.5 -115
Year To Date: 7-5 +3.60u