Chad Gaudin faces Tyler Thornburg in MLB odds action
Milwaukee Brewers vs San Francisco Giants Odds
Milwaukee pays a visit to San Francisco on Monday, hoping to shut down the Giants bats in baseball action at AT&T Park.
The Giants will turn to Chad Gaudin and his 5-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Brewers send Tyler Thornburg (0-0) to the hill.
The visitors were +-160 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under wagers.
This game matches up the No. 6 (Giants) and the No. 11 (Brewers) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Francisco's No. 12 ranked National League offense (3.8 runs per game) against a Brewers defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 13 in the National League at 4.5 runs allowed per game. The Giants have been averaging 9 hits per game, more than the Brewers have managed so far this season (8.7 hits on average).
San Francisco owns the National League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.3 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Milwaukee's National League No. 13-rated defense.
Milwaukee won its last outing, an 8-5 result against the Nationals on August 4. Bettors who backed the Brewers at -114 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Milwaukee got the job done in their last match in an 8-5 victory over Washington on Sunday at Miller Park behind starter Kyle Lohse.
In their last action, San Francisco was a 4-3 loser on the road against the Rays. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -205 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. San Francisco didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 4-3 to Tampa Bay on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 1-9
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few Brewers at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
Milwaukee is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
San Francisco is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
Milwaukee at San Francisco, Tuesday, August 6