Giants vs Reds: MLB Betting Lines, Stats and Predictions – April 13, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on April 13, 2021

The Cincinnati Reds (7-3) are underdogs on the moneyline (-105) in Tuesday’s contest with the San Francisco Giants (6-4), which starts at 9:45 PM ET. However, the Reds are favored against the spread (1.5) with +175 odds. San Francisco’s Kevin Gausman and Cincinnati’s Luis Castillo have been named the starters for this contest.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 13, 2021, 2:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Giants vs Reds Betting Lines

Giants Betting Insights

  • Last season, the Giants won 12 out of the 17 games, or 70.6%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • Last season, San Francisco won 11 of its 16 games, or 68.8%, when favored by at least -115 on the moneyline.
  • Oddsmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Giants have a 51.1% chance to win.
  • San Francisco and its opponents hit the over in 31 of their 57 games with a total last season.

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Reds Betting Insights

  • The Reds were underdogs in 19 games last season and came away with the win eight times (42.1%) in those contests.
  • Last season, Cincinnati was victorious seven times in 16 chances when named as an underdog of -105 or longer on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Reds have a 48.9% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.
  • Cincinnati and its opponents went over in 25 of their 60 games with a total set by sportsbooks last season.

Reds Probable Pitcher – Luis Castillo

  • Castillo (1-1) makes the start for the Reds, his third of the season.
  • His most recent time out was on Wednesday against the Pirates, when the right-hander tossed seven scoreless innings while giving up four hits.
  • The 28-year-old’s BB/9 and strikeout total are not in the top 20 among qualifying pitchers this season.
  • Castillo has pitched five or more innings in a game one time this year entering this matchup.
  • The Reds have always been the moneyline underdog when Castillo starts this season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 13, 2021 at 2:06 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Giants Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 6-4
Home 3-1
Road 3-3
vs LHP (Starters) 4-2
vs RHP (Starters) 2-2
Day Games 0-0
Night Games 6-4

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Giants Probable Pitcher – Kevin Gausman

  • Gausman will get the start for the Giants, his third of the season.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Wednesday, when he threw seven innings against the Padres, giving up one earned run.
  • The 30-year-old’s 1.32 ERA ranks 12th, and his .730 WHIP ranks 11th among qualified pitchers in the majors this season.
  • His team lost his only start as a favorite this season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 13, 2021 at 2:06 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Reds Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 7-3
Home 5-1
Road 2-2
vs LHP (Starters) 0-0
vs RHP (Starters) 7-3
Day Games 3-1
Night Games 4-2

Giants Hitting Stats

  • The Giants ranked 12th in baseball with 81 home runs last season. They averaged 1.4 per game.
  • The Giants hit at least two dingers in 24 games last season, and finished 18-6 in those contests.
  • Mike Yastrzemski finished with a .297 average and 35 RBI last season.
  • Brandon Belt hit .309 with an OBP of .421 and a slugging percentage of .591.

Reds Hitting Stats

  • The Reds hit 90 homers last season, which ranked seventh in the league.
  • They hit two or more homers in 26 games last season and were 19-7 in those matchups.
  • Nicholas Castellanos hit .225 last season with 11 doubles, two triples, 14 home runs and 18 walks.
  • Eugenio Suarez hit 15 home runs with 38 RBI last year.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Reds (-105)

Over/Under Pick: Over (7.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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