Milwaukee Brewers vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 5


By Claudio Fortuna | August 5, 2022 10:48 AM

The Cincinnati Reds visit the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field, taking the field at 8:10pm ET on Friday August 5th, 8:10pm ET. The Cincinnati Reds are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers.

Milwaukee and Cincinnati Betting Info

  • Each of the Reds’ last five night games against National League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The underdogs have won each of the Brewers’ last four games.

Cincinnati Reds Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .240
Team OBP .308
AVG Runs Scored 4.3
Team ERA 5.01
Team WHIP 1.40
Starters ERA 4.94
Starters WHIP 1.37

Key Players for Cincinnati

  • Ross Detwiler: 3.94 ERA, 9.57 K/9, 1.50 WHIP
  • Christian Greene: 5.26 ERA, 11.13 K/9, 1.30 WHIP
  • Reinaldo Almora Jr.: .236 Batting Avg, .259 OBP, .376 SLG, .635 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Aristides Aquino: .181 Batting Avg, .206 OBP, .319 SLG, .525 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Jonathan India: .249 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .400 SLG, .709 OPS, 25 Runs
  • James Farmer: .248 Batting Avg, .322 OBP, .370 SLG, .692 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Michael Moustakas: .202 Batting Avg, .290 OBP, .332 SLG, .622 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Michael Papierski: .167 Batting Avg, .262 OBP, .167 SLG, .429 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Nicholas Senzel: .248 Batting Avg, .305 OBP, .320 SLG, .625 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Joseph Votto: .221 Batting Avg, .335 OBP, .396 SLG, .731 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Donovan Solano: .300 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .427 SLG, .777 OPS, 11 Runs

Milwaukee Brewers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .241
Team OBP .321
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 3.89
Team WHIP 1.26
Starters ERA 3.81
Starters WHIP 1.27

Key Players for Milwaukee

  • Brent Suter: 4.21 ERA, 6.86 K/9, 1.20 WHIP
  • Devin Williams: 1.77 ERA, 14.61 K/9, 1.03 WHIP
  • Aaron Ashby: 4.13 ERA, 10.94 K/9, 1.45 WHIP
  • Tyrone Taylor: .227 Batting Avg, .277 OBP, .426 SLG, .703 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Dustin Renfroe: .246 Batting Avg, .298 OBP, .507 SLG, .805 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Willy Adames: .224 Batting Avg, .290 OBP, .467 SLG, .757 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Luis Urías: .230 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .396 SLG, .717 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Victor Caratini: .232 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .424 SLG, .778 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Christian Yelich: .261 Batting Avg, .361 OBP, .391 SLG, .752 OPS, 68 Runs
  • Andrew McCutchen: .254 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .393 SLG, .717 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Ryan Tellez: .239 Batting Avg, .322 OBP, .476 SLG, .798 OPS, 42 Runs
  • Kolten Wong: .257 Batting Avg, .340 OBP, .432 SLG, .772 OPS, 47 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Brewers and Reds, the Brewers won four times and the Reds won once. Their most recent matchup on June 19, 2022 ended 6-3 with the Milwaukee Brewers taking the win.

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