Roark expected to start as Reds host the Brewers
Cincinnati; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Reds favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10 1/2 runs
The Reds are 15-21 against teams from the NL Central. The Cincinnati pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 3.78. Luis Castillo leads the team with a 2.56 ERA.
The Brewers are 23-13 against teams from the NL Central. Milwaukee has hit 144 home runs this season, third in the league. Christian Yelich leads them with 30, averaging one every 9.7 at-bats.
Yelich leads the Brewers with 30 home runs home runs and is slugging .711. Orlando Arcia is 6-for-25 with three home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Milwaukee.
LAST 10 GAMES: Reds: 4-6, .254 batting average, 5.34 ERA, outscored by four runs
Brewers: 6-4, .235 batting average, 4.30 ERA, outscored by two runs