Cleveland Guardians vs. Cincinnati Reds: Preview, Predictions and Picks for June 11, 2024

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Jun 11, 2024 6:11 AM
The Cleveland Guardians, who own a impressive 42-22 overall record, travel to Great American Ball Park to take on the Cincinnati Reds, who are sitting at 32-34 on the season. The Guardians have been strong on the road with a 21-14 record, while the Reds have struggled at home with a 17-18 mark. This matchup has the potential to be a thrilling one when they face off on Tuesday, June 11th at 7:10 PM.
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Guardians vs Reds starting pitchers

  • Brent Suter for Cincinnati Reds
  • Triston McKenzie for Cleveland Guardians

Guardians vs Reds statistics

Stat Guardians Reds
Hits 508 (20th) 485 (29th)
Batting Average .240 (16th) .227 (27th)
Runs Batted In 300 (8th) 271 (13th)
Runs 325 (7th) 288 (12th)
Home Runs 72 (Tied-9th) 65 (Tied-17th)
Walks 205 (Tied-16th) 222 (7th)
Stolen Bases 58 (Tied-8th) 96 (2nd)
Strikeouts 475 (Tied-26th) 595 (7th)
Pitches 9135 (29th) 9477 (20th)

Cincinnati Reds recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/9/24 vs Chicago Cubs L 4-2
6/8/24 vs Chicago Cubs W 4-3
6/7/24 vs Chicago Cubs W 3-2
6/6/24 vs Chicago Cubs W 8-4
6/5/24 @ Colorado Rockies W 12-7

Cleveland Guardians recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/9/24 @ Miami Marlins W 6-3
6/8/24 @ Miami Marlins W 8-0
6/7/24 @ Miami Marlins L 3-2
6/6/24 vs Kansas City Royals L 4-3
6/4/24 vs Kansas City Royals W 8-5

Guardians vs Reds predictions

As the Cleveland Guardians gear up to face off against the Cincinnati Reds, there's a lot to be excited about, especially when considering how specific players might perform. Triston McKenzie is one pitcher to watch closely in this matchup. Despite a rocky start to the season, his ability to rack up strikeouts remains impressive, with a knack for getting out of tight spots. Meanwhile, José Ramírez, a consistent powerhouse at the plate, looks poised to make significant impacts with both his bat and on the bases. With his current home run tally and an impressive batting average, he's definitely someone the Reds need to strategically plan for.

On the Cincinnati Reds side, things are looking equally intriguing. Jonathan India, known for his reliability and strategic plays, could really set the stage with his ability to get on base and push those runs across. Furthermore, Elly De La Cruz brings a thrilling element to the game with his blend of power and speed, making him a potential game-changer every time he steps up to bat. And let's not overlook Nick Martinez on the mound, whose pitching could very well dictate the pace and outcome of the game with his proven track record of limiting opponent scores.

Given the elements at play, this game promises to be a captivating encounter. While both teams have their strengths, the Cleveland Guardians might just have the edge. Their combination of solid pitching and the offensive firepower of players like José Ramírez could tip the scales in their favor. Meanwhile, the Reds will put up a tough fight, no doubt, making this a must-watch for fans of strategy and high-energy baseball. Let's sit back and see which team's strengths will be the key to their success in this exciting matchup!

Cincinnati Reds injuries

  • Connor Overton (SP): Day-To-Day
  • Christian Encarnacion-Strand (1B): 10-Day-IL
  • Noelvi Marte (SS): Suspension
  • Emilio Pagan (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Brandon Williamson (SP): 60-Day-IL

Cleveland Guardians injuries

  • Franco Aleman (RP): Day-To-Day
  • James Karinchak (RP): 60-Day-IL
  • Nic Enright (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Eli Morgan (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Ben Lively (SP): Day-To-Day

Guardians vs Reds game info

Venue Great American Ball Park
Location Cincinnati, Ohio
First pitch Tue 7:10 PM
Temperature 75°
Chance of Rain 0%

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