2015 Season MLB Baseball Past Picks
May 12, 2015
This pick was released to clients on May 12, 2022 at 12:25PM ET.
Atlanta at Cincinnati
Tuesday 05/12 07:10 PM Eastern
1 unit on Cincinnati -142 (moneyline) (risk 1 to return 1.7) RESULT: WIN
Slumping Atlanta has a losing road record and the Braves are 5-11 vs. a team with a losing record. The Braves are also 4-9 as an underdog. 23-year-old Mike Foltynewicz (5.23 ERA) goes here and has bounced in and out of trouble in his first two starts since being promoted from Triple-A. the Braves are 2-8 in their last 10 road games, plus 1-9 following a win. Atlanta’s bullpen has allowed 33 earned runs in its past 13 games. Cincinnati is home and the bounce-back Reds are 5-2 following a loss. The Reds have a talented young righty going in Anthony DeSclafani with a 2.50 ERA. Cincy also sees umpire Sam Holbrook and the Reds are 16-5 with him behind home plate. Take the Reds.