Courtesy of OddsShark.com:
If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Monday when the Milwaukee Brewers and the Cincinnati Reds meet at
The Brewers will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Randy Wolf in this game. Wolf has a 10-10 record and a 4.74 ERA this season.
The Reds will counter Wolf with Homer Bailey. Righthander Bailey has a 4.83 ERA to go along with a 3-2 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Reds listed as 150-moneyline favorites versus the Brewers, while the game's total has not yet been posted.
The Brewers defeated
Ryan Braun was 4-4 with a two-run home run and three runs scored for
The Reds defeated the Cubs 7-5 as a -210 favorite on Sunday. The 12 runs scored went OVER the posted over/under total (9).
Drew Stubbs was 3-5 with two stolen bases and three runs scored for
Cincinnati: 75-55 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Milwaukee's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
Cincinnati is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Milwaukee
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games at home
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee