Monday, July 19, 2004

Reds vs. Brewers series preview



The Enquirer

When: Today, 7:10 p.m.; Tuesday, 12:35 p.m.

Where: Great American Ball Park.

TV: FSN, today.

Radio: WLW-AM (700).

Records: Reds 48-44, Brewers 47-43, tied for third in NL Central.

The arms: Today - Reds RHP Aaron Harang (5-2, 4.25 ERA) vs. Brewers RHP Ben Hendrickson (0-1, 7.20); Tuesday - Reds LHP Brandon Claussen (NR) vs. Brewers LHP Doug Davis (9-7, 3.53).

The bats: Before Sunday's 4-2 win over the Cubs, the Brewers ranked 12th in the National League with a .255 team batting average. First baseman Lyle Overbay is second in the NL with a .344 batting average. Outfielder Scott Podsednik leads the league with 36 stolen bases.

The rest: The Brewers split the four-game series against the Cubs in Chicago. ... The Reds lead the all-time series 52-49-1 and are 5-4 this season.




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