CINCINNATI, OH (The Spread) – The red-hot Cardinals take on the Reds tonight in Cincinnati and the over has been scorching when these two divisional rivals square off.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Cardinals are -120 money line favorites over the host Reds, who are +111 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 8 runs for this 7:10PM ET matchup.
The over is 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams and 13-5-1 in the last 19 meetings between these two teams in Cincinnati. The over is also 10-2 in the Cards’ last 12 games versus a team with a losing record, 9-2 in their last 11 after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game, and 4-0 in Miller’s last four road starts.
On the other side, the over is 3-1-1 in the Reds’ last five home games versus a team with a losing road record, 3-1-1 in their last five home games and 12-5-1 in their last 18 games as an underdog. The over is also 9-4 in their last 13 games on Monday.
If you’re looking for a side, the Cardinals are 5-0 in their last five games versus the Reds, 8-1 in their last nine games overall and 5-1 in their last six games versus a right-handed starter. The Reds, meanwhile, are 1-4 in their last five games when their opponent allows two runs or less in their previous game and 3-9 in their last 12 games versus divisional opponents.