GoodFellas Astros @ Reds Preview Tuesday, May 26th, 2009 + OFFER

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GoodFellas Astros @ Reds Preview Tuesday, May 26th, 2009 + OFFER

Houston Astros at Cincinnati Reds, 7:10pm ET

  The Houston Astros are 24-6 when Oswalt (1-2, 4.47 ERA) pitches against the Reds and 12-2 when he starts in Cincinnati. He carries a lifetime 23-1 record versus the Reds with a 2.35 ERA. Roy is 8-0 in 10 starts against them since losing at Cincinnati on April 28, 2006. The only two games he didn't win in that span came this season, though Oswalt was outstanding as he gave up one run over 13 innings. Oswalt comes into Tuesday having allowed at least three runs in four straight starts, failing to last seven innings in any of them. Micha Owings (3-5, 4.70) will try to help Cincinnati win a season-best three in a row for the fourth time and end a personal two-game skid. Owings was shelled for five runs in three innings Thursday night in a 12-5 home loss to Philadelphia. His only start against Houston came May 24, 2007, when he recorded his first career complete game in his seventh major league start - a 9-1 victory for Arizona. The UNDER is 11-3 the L/14 times these teams have met & the UNDER is 20-7 in Oswalt's L/27 road starts. The Reds bullpen their L/3 games has a ERA of 3.81 & WHIP of 1.23, while the Astros bully has a ERA of 5.86 & WHIP of 1.70. Several CURRENT Reds have good career numbers off Oswalt: Alex Gonzalez (9-21 2 HR;s .429) Brandon Phillips (9-29 .310) Joey Votto (5-17 .294) Jay Bruce (5-18 .278) Laynce Nix (3-7 HR .429) Ramon Hernandez (2-6 .333). The only player on the Astros with 5 AB's or more vs Owings is 3B Geoff Blum (1-6  .167). Currently the line is anywhere from Houston -125 to -135 and the total is set at 8.5.

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  • I HOPE the (3-0) $SWEEP$ 2night helped u my brother..........:)

  • well, atleast u saved 3 Units brother...........have a good night Bruce.

  • ugh! you were right i was wrong but after you wrote me i went from 4 units on the game down to 1unit...I will not stray from the flock again (at least for a week)!!

  • I HOPE you stayed AWAY from the ASStros Bruce.

  • CARD FINAL, yes. Best of luck to everyone tonight. I'm outa here for the night.

  • I assume card now final with 3 plays?

  • Will do!

  • Oh I know, & you are VERY respected by me & you know that. IMO the ASStros line is LOW.........GL with them tonight., & be VERY AFRAID of that BULLPEN....JustFood4Though....brother..........

  • I knew you were goin to say that...look I been with you for months now, if what you wrote was not a pick its the best endorsement I have ever seen for an Astros win tonight!  "NO pick" please c'mon on now GF its me! your monthly supporter! LOL

  • Pick???What pick??? This is a PREVIEW, with "bullet points"..............NO PICK here B...........just INFORMATION & one way to cap a game...........Line is BEGGING for ASStro action IMO...........

  • Thanks for the pick GF, I will run with it tonight

  • That's probably why GF'd passing. Smart move. Like that CWS play the other day

  • I remember when the record was 19-0......i bet Htn and they lost !........thats my luck........I'll pass so I dont jinx everybody !

  • For those who may not know, the CARD WILL BE FINAL AT 3:30 Pacific Time.

  • You're welcome Saw & Joe.

    Joe> I will NOT have a premium play on this game.