Series Preview: Brewers @ Reds


Friday night the Milwaukee Brewers will venture into Great American Ball Park to take on the Box of Chocolates that are the Cincinnati Reds in a three game series.

Team Records:

The Reds have 36 wins against 41 losses in 2015. 22 of their 36 wins have come at home, likewise, 15 of their 41 losses have also been handed to them at Great American Ball Park. The Reds finished June 13-14 and have split their last ten games, and are currently on a streak of W1.

The Brewers are 33-48 this season.The Brewers are actually closing in on .500 on the road this season, with a mark of 18-22. In their last 10 games they have won eight of their last ten, including a streak of W5. The Brewers finished June 14-14. They definitely have the hot streak factor in this series.

This year the Reds are 5-2 against the Brewers and 2-1 at Great American Ball Park.

The Numbers (National League):


Game 1: CIN – Michael Lorenzen (3-2, 3.38) vs. Mike Fiers (3-7, 4.14)

Game 2: CIN – Josh Smith (0-1, 5.63) vs. Jimmy Nelson (5-8, 4.48)

Game 3: CIN – Mike Leake (5-4, 4.38) vs. Taylor Jungmann (2-1, 2.79)

Tonight’s Line Up