San Francisco Giants to visit the Cincinnati Reds
Cincinnati; Sunday, 4 p.m. EDT
LINE: Reds favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Kevin Pillar and the Giants will take on Cincinnati at Great American Ball Park.
The Reds are 8-7 on their home turf. The Cincinnati offense has compiled a .212 batting average as a team this season, last in the league. Jose Iglesias leads the team with an average of .307.
The Giants are 7-10 on the road. San Francisco has a team on-base percentage of .274, led by Brandon Belt with a mark of .328. The Reds won the last meeting 9-2. Tanner Roark recorded his second victory and Eugenio Suarez went 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs for Cincinnati. Dereck Rodriguez registered his fourth loss for San Francisco.
Belt leads the Giants with 13 extra base hits and has 15 RBIs. Buster Posey is 11-for-35 with five doubles, a home run and eight RBIs over the last 10 games for San Francisco.
LAST 10 GAMES: Reds: 4-6, .235 batting average, 3.73 ERA, outscored opponents by nine runs
Giants: 5-5, .241 batting average, 5.93 ERA, outscored by 18 runs