San Francisco Giants at Cincinnati Reds Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 6/2/2014
Tuesday, June 3, 6:10 PM on CSBy, FSOH
Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
San Francisco Giants - Lincecum, T (4-3) vs. Cincinnati Reds - Bailey, H (5-3)
For Updated Odds on This Game Click Here
On Tuesday night, right-hander Tim Lincecum will be making the start for the San Francisco Giants and will be facing Homer Bailey and the Cincinnati Reds.
Last Wednesday, Tim Lincecum didn't get the win against the Chicago Cubs, but he pitched pretty well by going five no-hit innings in a game the Giants eventually won 5-0. He was pulled early from that game because he has walked four batters and his pitch count was already up to 96 by the end of the fifth inning. Lincecum is 4-3 on the season and his 4.18 ERA is the lowest it has been all year.
Skip Schumaker has gone up against Lincecum more than anyone else on the Reds and has a .276 batting average through 29 at-bats. Ryan Ludwick is just 3-for-23 against him in his career with 11 strikeouts.
Homer Bailey won his second game in a row last Wednesday when he defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers on the road. He went seven innings in that start and allowed two earned runs on five hits while striking out six and walking just one. He now has a 5-3 record on the season, but he's given up 76 hits in 64.1 innings of work.
Giants outfielder Hunter Pence is just 2-for-14 against Bailey with four strikeouts, while Angel Pagan has three hits in seven at-bats against him with one RBI.
San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
San Francisco Giants are 25-29-2 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for San Francisco Giants is 0.9
Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends
Cincinnati Reds are 24-28-2 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Cincinnati Reds is -0.2
Injuries to Watch
San Francisco Giants
06/01/14 1B Michael Morse Foot questionable
05/30/14 P Matt Cain Hamstring 15-day DL (5/22)
05/22/14 P Santiago Casilla Hamstring 15-day DL (5/22)
05/10/14 1B Brandon Belt Finger 15-day DL (5/10)
03/28/14 2B Marco Scutaro Back 60-day DL (3/21)
05/21/14 1B Joey Votto Quad 15-day DL (5/16)
04/09/14 P Trevor Bell Elbow 15-day DL (4/08)
04/02/14 P Brett Marshall Finger 60-day DL (3/30)
03/28/14 3B Jack Hannahan Shoulder 60-day DL (3/30)
03/28/14 P Mat Latos Knee 60-day DL (3/21)
Guy's Pick: Take San Francisco
Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. No Obligation. No Salesman. No Credit Card. Fast Sign up with Instant Access Click Here
Read more articles by Guy Bruhn
Get all of Today's Free MLB Picks
Get all of Today's Expert MLB Picks