Iglesias takes 12-game hit streak into matchup with Cardinals
Cincinnati; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
LINE: Cardinals favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Cincinnati’s Iglesias puts 12-game hit streak on the line against Cardinals.
The Reds are 28-31 against the rest of their division. The Cincinnati pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 4.19. Sonny Gray leads the team with a 2.92 ERA.
The Cardinals are 30-22 in division play. The St. Louis pitching staff owns a combined team ERA of 4.01, Miles Mikolas leads the staff with a mark of 4.30. The Reds won the last meeting 6-1. Anthony DeSclafani earned his eighth victory and Aristides Aquino went 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs for Cincinnati. Mikolas registered his 13th loss for St. Louis.
TOP PERFORMERS: Eugenio Suarez leads the Reds with 52 extra base hits and is slugging .530. Aquino is 12-for-39 with a double, nine home runs and 17 RBIs over the last 10 games for Cincinnati.
LAST 10 GAMES: Reds: 4-6, .285 batting average, 6.10 ERA, outscored by 14 runs
Cardinals: 6-4, .256 batting average, 2.80 ERA, outscored opponents by 16 runs