On the 12th of May, 2024, an exciting MLB matchup is set to take place at Oracle Park as the Cincinnati Reds go head-to-head with the San Francisco Giants starting at 4:05 PM. The forecast points to scattered clouds, setting a pleasant stage for the game.

Frankie Montas will lead the pitching for the Reds, entering the game with a solid ERA of 3.553. The Giants will counter with Kyle Harrison, who maintains an ERA of 3.200. Looking at the standings in the 2024 NL Central Division, the Reds are currently 11th with a record of 17-22, a winning percentage of 0.44, and are 4th in their division matchups, standing at 1-2. Despite their struggles, having won only one of their last ten games and currently suffering from a losing streak, they have shown resilience in both home and away games.

On the other side, the Giants hold the 12th position in the NL West Division with an 18-23 record, sharing a similar winning percentage. They are positioned fourth in the division with an 8-9 record, have claimed victory in four of their last ten games, and are entering this game with a win.

When it comes to betting, the odds are as follows: the point spread stands at -1.5 in favor of the San Francisco Giants. The Over/Under for the game is set at 7.5, suggesting expectations of moderate scoring. For moneyline bets, the Reds are at +109, which could be enticing for those betting on an underdog victory, while the Giants are more favored with a -131 moneyline. These odds reflect both teams’ recent performances and the strengths of their starting pitchers.