The Cincinnati Reds and Atlanta Braves play the first of a four game set tonight in Atlanta. Mat Latos and tim Hudson are the scheduled starters. MLB odds are updated at Top Bet sportsbook.
The Reds turn to Latos tonight who enters with a perfect 6-0 record, 2.87 ERA and 1.17 WHIP. In his last start against St. Louis he picked up the victory, throwing seven innings giving up eight hits and two earned runs. He has received wins in two of his last five games, however his team has won eight of their last nine when Latos is on the hill. In his last two home starts he has given up just three earned runs. The Reds are 21-24 overall on the road, and 11-5 in their last 30 games. They are 11-3 overall when Latos is on the mound. Cincinnati has won five of their last ten however are on a two game skid.
The Braves split a four game set against the Dodgers in Los Angeles in their last series. They won yesterday 8-1 behind a two home run, four RBI performance from Dan Uggla. Tonight they send Tim Hudson to the mound, who in his last appearance went 7 2/3 innings without giving up a hit against the Pirates. Overall He went eight innings giving up just one hit while walking two and striking out 11 in the process. In his last two road starts, he has given up six hits combined and only one earned run in 14 2/3 innings. As a team, the Braves are on a two game winning streak and are seven for their last ten.
I’ll side with the Reds on the road simply because this team has been hitting well lately and Latos is a monster on the road and to play Cincinnati Click Here.