Reds look to stop 7-game slide, take on the Brewers

May 4, 2022 GMT

Cincinnati Reds (3-20, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (15-8, first in the NL Central)

Milwaukee; Wednesday, 7:40 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Vladimir Gutierrez (0-4, 7.41 ERA, 1.94 WHIP, 11 strikeouts); Brewers: Freddy Peralta (0-1, 5.00 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 23 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Brewers -264, Reds +216; over/under is 7 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Cincinnati Reds, on a seven-game losing streak, take on the Milwaukee Brewers.

Milwaukee is 8-4 at home and 15-8 overall. The Brewers have gone 5-2 in games decided by one run.

Cincinnati has a 1-7 record at home and a 3-20 record overall. The Reds have gone 0-3 in games decided by one run.

The teams square off Wednesday for the second time this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Rowdy Tellez has four doubles, five home runs and 12 RBI while hitting .242 for the Brewers. Willy Adames is 13-for-39 with three doubles and five home runs over the last 10 games.

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Brandon Drury has four doubles, four home runs and eight RBI while hitting .232 for the Reds. Tommy Pham is 12-for-37 with four doubles and two home runs over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Brewers: 7-3, .239 batting average, 2.63 ERA, outscored opponents by 23 runs

Reds: 1-9, .230 batting average, 6.38 ERA, outscored by 31 runs

INJURIES: Brewers: Jake Cousins: 10-Day IL (elbow), Justin Topa: 10-Day IL (elbow)

Reds: Joey Votto: 10-Day IL (undisclosed), Jonathan India: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Jake Fraley: 10-Day IL (knee), Nick Lodolo: 10-Day IL (back), Justin Wilson: 10-Day IL (elbow), Daniel Duarte: 60-Day IL (elbow), Luis Castillo: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Jose Garcia: 10-Day IL (hand), Mike Minor: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Max Schrock: 60-Day IL (calf), Donovan Solano: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Justin Dunn: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Tejay Antone: 60-Day IL (undisclosed)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.