BOTTOM LINE: Cincinnati’s Castellanos puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Brewers.
The Reds are 10-7 against the rest of their division. The Cincinnati offense has compiled a .249 batting average as a team this season, good for sixth in the league. Jesse Winker leads the team with an average of .353.
The Brewers are 11-9 against the rest of their division. The Milwaukee offense has compiled a .211 batting average as a team this season, last in the National League. Kolten Wong leads the team with a mark of .267.
The Brewers won the last meeting 4-3. Brent Suter recorded his third victory and Luis Urias went 1-for-3 with a home run and an RBI for Milwaukee. Heath Hembree took his first loss for Cincinnati.
TOP PERFORMERS: Nick Castellanos leads the Reds with 55 hits and has 28 RBIs.
Avisail Garcia leads the Brewers with six home runs and is batting .245.
LAST 10 GAMES: Reds: 3-7, .255 batting average, 6.43 ERA, outscored by 26 runs