Cleveland Guardians vs Cincinnati Reds 8-16-2023

Cleveland Guardians vs Cincinnati Reds 8/16/2023 Odds, Tips and Predictions

Cleveland Guardians (58-62) vs. Cincinnati Reds (62-59)

The Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds 8/16/2023 – On Wednesday, the MLB hot pick will feature the collision of the Cleveland Guardians and the home team of Cincinnati Reds in Game 2 of an inter-League quick two-game set at the historic Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cleveland raised their overall standing to 58-62 after winning three of the last five outings, improved their road record to 27-34 following two consecutive victories away from home, and placed second in the AL Central with 4.5 games behind the Minnesota Twins in the first place. The Guardians recorded a total of 488 runs scored to date while also dropping 485 for a run difference of +3 over the year. On Tuesday night, Cleveland twenty-four-year-old Logan Allen had his best start since July 18 after he gave up just four hits over six innings pitched in a 3-0 victory over Cincinnati.

 

The Cincinnati Reds are aiming to even a two-game set at home against the Cleveland Guardians on Wednesday. With a recent loss, the Reds have a 62-59 overall record, including 29-32 at home. They are third in the NL Central, trailing the Milwaukee Brewers by 3.5 games. Despite scoring 581 runs this season, they have a -25 run difference due to giving up 606 runs. In their latest game, the Reds were shut out 0-3, managing only 6 hits. For insightful predictions, check out free expert MLB picks today.

Guardians vs. Reds Game Info

When: Wednesday, August 16, 2023, 6:40 PM ET
Where: Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio
TV: BSGL
Stream: MLB.TV

Noah Syndergaard (2-5, 6.35 ERA) vs Andrew Abbott (7-3, 2.95 ERA)

The Cleveland Guardians management will nod to right-hander Noah Syndergaard to start the finale of a quick two-game set facing the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. The thirty-year-old right-handed starter posted a 2-5 record this season with 6.35 ERA, 1.40 WHlP, and fanned out 46 opposing batters in his starts while surrendering 88 hits, 13 free walks, and 16 long balls in pitching for 72.1 innings this year.

 

The Cincinnati Reds management will appoint Left-handed Pitcher Andrew Abbott to start game 2 of a short two-game series versus the Cleveland Guardians on Wednesday evening. The young twenty-four-year-old southpaw thrower marked a 7-3 record this year with an impressive ERA of 2.95, a solid WHlP at 1.11, and has retired 83 batters with 58 hits, 27 free bases, and 10 bases on balls through 76.1 frames of work in his starts for the season.

 

MLB Odds/Point Spread: Cleveland Guardians +145, MLB Totals: 9.5

The totals went UNDER in 12 of the Cleveland Guardians’ last 17 contests while the Guardians are 5-2 SU in their last 7 matches versus the Cincinnati Reds. Cleveland is 2-5 straight up in their last 7 road games played while the totals went OVER in 5 of the Guardians’ last 7 outings played against a rival in the National League. The totals went OVER in 4 of the Cleveland Guardians’ last 5 contests played versus an opponent in the National League Central Division.

 

Cleveland Guardians Betting Trends

The Cleveland Guardians are 3-2 in their last 5 contests played.
Cleveland is 5-0 in their last 5 games against the spread.
The Guardians are 33-28 in their road outings against the spread.
The totals went OVER in 3 of the Cleveland Guardians’ last 5 matches played

 

Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends

The Cincinnati Reds are 2-3 in their last 5 matches played.
Cincinnati is 1-4 in its last 5 games against the spread.
The totals went OVER in 2 of the Blue Jays last 5 outings played.
The totals went OVER in 27 of Cincinnati’s last 61 home contests.

 

Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds 8/16/2023 Betting Picks

The Cleveland Guardians are 4-1 SU in their last 5 outings when playing on the road versus the Cincinnati Reds. Cleveland is 4-2 in its last 6 matches against Cincinnati, while the UNDER has cashed in 11 of the Guardians’ last 16 games. The Cincinnati Reds are 1-4 SU in their last 5 contests when playing at home versus the Cleveland Guardians. Cincinnati is 3-9 in its last 12 outings while the UNDER has cashed in 8 of the Reds’ last 10 matches.

 

The Cleveland Guardians have secured victories in four of their last six matchups against the Cincinnati Reds, who have struggled with nine losses in their previous 12 games. Cincinnati’s team ERA of 4.80 ranks 26th for the season. Cleveland’s starter, Noah Syndergaard, impressed in his recent outing, allowing only two hits across 11 innings of work. On the other hand, Reds’ SP Andrew Abbott struggled, conceding 12 runs over 14-1/3 innings in his last start. For specialized insights, explore exclusive sports picks today.

Free Pick and Prediction: Cleveland Guardians will win 6-3.

 

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