Giants Going for Series Win
MLB betting should always be a part of your weekends, and you are going to find plenty of options on Sunday. The San Francisco Giants play host to the Cincinnati Reds, and this is the rubber match of the series.
Cincinnati has gone 12-24 on the road, and it hasn’t been any better when playing at home. The Reds are 24-47 overall, and this team will be big sellers at the trade deadline.
San Francisco comes in 39-32, and isfirmly in the playoff hunt in the National League. The Giants are not as good this year as they were a season ago, but they are 20-15 at home.
The MLB lines for this game have the San Francisco Giants as the moneyline betting favorites at -145.
Reds Running Out of Pitching
The Cincinnati Reds don’t have enough quality pitching to get through most games, and they currently have a team ERA of 5.39. Cincinnati will send Tyler Mahle to the mound, but he is having a miserable year. Mahle is 2-6 with a 4.57 ERA.
Kyle Farmer has turned things around at the plate of late as he leads the team with a .282 batting average and 38 RBIs. The Reds do have some solid offensive stats, but they aren’t good enough with the lack of pitching.
Giants Getting Some Slugging
The San Francisco Giants belted four home runs in the blowout win on Saturday to back up starting pitcher Logan Webb. After that game, Webb said, “That’s the team that we expect ourselves to show up every single night.”
San Francisco has belted 89 home runs, and Joc Pederson has led the way with 17. The Giants do have some injuries and holes in this lineup, but they are able to pound the baseball on any given night.
Anthony DeSclafani will be on the mound, DeSclafani has gone 0-1 with a 7.71 ERA.
Reds vs Giants Head-to-Head
The latest scores and odds from this season don’t reflect how these teams have played overall this season. Cincinnati has gone 3-2 against San Francisco in 2022, which is surprising given the overall records of each team.
Reds vs Giants Game Information
- Game: Reds (24-47) vs Giants (39-32)
- Location: Oracle Park, San Francisco, CA
- Day/Time: Sunday, June 26, 4:05 p.m. ET
- Live Stream: MLB TV
Reds vs Giants Betting Lines
Cincinnati Reds +1½ -150 +137 8 Evo 3½ -110o 3½ -120u
T. Mahle -R
San Francisco Giants -1½ +130 -152 8 -120u 4½ +105o 4½ -135u
A. Desclafani -R
Reds vs Giants Prediction
Making MLB picks isn’t always as simple as betting on the favorite in each game, as this is a league that sees plenty of upsets. You also need to take a look at betting the run line in each game, and that should be the focus on Sunday afternoon.
San Francisco hasn’t been playing great baseball of late, but they are clearly a much better team than Cincinnati. The Giants should have a big day on offense in this game, and DeSclafani will take care of the rest on the mound.
Head to BetUS Sportsbook and take the San Francisco Giants -1 ½ as they roll to a series win over the Cincinnati Reds.