Brewers open as moneyline underdog vs Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Odds
The Milwaukee Brewers look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Pirates arrive at Miller Park on Tuesday.
Milwaukee hands the ball to starter Yovani Gallardo in this one and he'll try to improve on his 10-9 mark on the year. Pittsburgh counters with Gerrit Cole, who will try to quiet the fans and the Brewers bats at the same time.
The Brewers sit at No. 13 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pirates sit at a National League No. 7 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Milwaukee owns the No. 6 ranking for hits in the National League at 8.6 per game. By contrast, the Pirates are rated No. 10 in the same category at 8.4 per game.
Pittsburgh brings the National League's No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Brewers' league No. 12-ranked defense.
In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 5-2 winner on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -144 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Pirates enjoyed a 5-2 victory at the expense of the Brewers on Monday, with Charlie Morton throwing 7 innings of 7-hit ball at Miller Park.
Pittsburgh Pirates Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After playing Pittsburgh are 1-9
After a loss are 5-5
A few Pirates at Brewers trends to consider:
Pittsburgh is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
Pittsburgh is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Pittsburgh's last 14 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Pittsburgh's last 19 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Milwaukee's last 14 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Milwaukee's last 19 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Milwaukee is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Milwaukee is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, Wednesday, September 4