Milwaukee Brewers Favored by -127 Against Chicago Cubs on Monday
Wrigley Field hosts an MLB battle between the Chicago Cubs and the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Monday.
Jimmy Nelson, with a record of 2-5 on the season, gets the ball for the Milwaukee Brewers, while the Chicago Cubs trot Jacob Turner to the mound in this one. He is 4-8 so far in 2014.
Computer Prediction: Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Brewers to win this game 4.2-3.7. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
61-76 Chicago battles the Brewers, currently with a 73-63 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Milwaukee injuries news.
The Chicago Cubs sit at No. 18 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Milwaukee Brewers sit at No. 28 on the same chart.
How Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Chicago has baseball's No. 26-rated offensive output, at 8.18 hits per game. The Milwaukee Brewers average 8.6 hits per game, good for No. 15 on the list.
Defensively, Milwaukee features the No. 19-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.28 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 23 at home, scoring 3.75 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 15-5 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -140 were rewarded, while the 20 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Milwaukee was scored on plenty on Sunday, falling behind early and watching runners cross the plate all game in a 15-5 loss to San Francisco.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 9-6 loser as they battled the Cardinals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at -188 were rewarded, while the 15 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Chicago looks to rebound from a loss to the Cardinals, who beat them 9-6 on Sunday behind a start from John Lackey at Busch Stadium.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs Betting Odds Trends
Milwaukee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Milwaukee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Milwaukee's last 19 games when playing Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Chi Cubs is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi Cubs's last 12 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Milwaukee at Chicago, Tuesday, September 2nd