Indians Vs Reds: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – April 16, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on April 16, 2021

Two of the league’s top power hitters will meet Friday when the Cleveland Indians (7-5) and Cincinnati Reds (7-5) take to the field at 7:10 PM ET. Franmil Reyes has four home runs for the Indians (-109 favorites on the moneyline) while Tyler Naquin has five homers this season for the Reds (-107). Logan Allen starts for Cleveland while Cincinnati will counter with Jeff Hoffman.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 16, 2021, 2:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Indians vs Reds Betting Lines

Indians Betting Insights

  • This season, the Indians have been favored eight times and won five of those games.
  • Cleveland has a record of 5-3 when favored by -109 or more by sportsbooks this season.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 50.2% chance of a victory for the Indians.
  • In their last 10 games with a total, the Indians and their opponents have failed to hit the over eight times.

Indians Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 7-3
Runs Per Game 4.2
HR 14
ERA 2.62
K/9 9.5

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Reds Betting Insights

  • The Reds have split the two match ups they’ve played as underdogs this season.
  • Cincinnati has been listed as an underdog of -107 or more on two occasions this season and split those games.
  • The Reds have an implied victory probability of 49.8% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • When it comes to the over/under, the Reds and their foes are 6-4 in their last 10 contests.

Reds Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 6-4
Runs Per Game 6
HR 16
ERA 3.83
K/9 10.2

Reds Probable Pitcher – Jeff Hoffman

  • Hoffman (1-1) pitches first for the Reds to make his third start of the season.
  • The righty last pitched on Sunday against the Diamondbacks, when he threw 4 1/3 innings, allowing three earned runs while giving up six hits.
  • Hoffman is looking to record his second start of five or more innings this year in this matchup.
  • The Reds were named the moneyline underdog for one Hoffman start this season — they won.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 16, 2021 at 2:08 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Indians Hitting Splits

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

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Indians Probable Pitcher – Logan Allen

  • The Indians’ Allen will make his third start of the season.
  • The left-hander last pitched on Sunday against the Tigers, throwing five innings and giving up one earned run.
  • His team is 1-1 this season when he starts and they’re favored on the moneyline.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 16, 2021 at 2:08 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Reds Hitting Splits

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

Indians Hitting Stats

  • The Indians are ninth-best in MLB play with 16 total home runs.
  • The Indians average one home runs per road game this season (seven total away from home).
  • Cleveland has 14 home runs over the past 10 games.
  • Eddie Rosario leads Cleveland with a batting average of .250. He’s also hit two home runs with seven RBI.
  • Reyes is batting .233 this season with a team-high four home runs and eight RBI.

Reds Hitting Stats

  • No team in MLB has hit more homers than the Reds, who have connected on 20 this season.
  • They’ve hit 14 homers, an average of 2.3 per game, in six home contests this season.
  • Cincinnati has 16 homers over its last 10 games.
  • Mike Moustakas has four doubles, two home runs and seven walks while batting .289.
  • Nicholas Castellanos is batting .306 with three doubles, a triple, four home runs and a walk.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Reds (-107)

Over/Under Pick: Under (9)

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

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