Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Odds Preview and Pick
The Milwaukee Brewers pay a visit to Pittsburgh on Saturday, hoping to shut down the Pirates bats in baseball betting action at PNC Park.
It's a pitching duel between Wandy Rodriguez for the Pittsburgh Pirates (0-2 on the year) and Matt Garza for Milwaukee Brewers (0-2 so far).
Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.8-4 win for the Brewers on Saturday. 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
8-9 Pittsburgh battles the Brewers, currently with a 12-5 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Milwaukee injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 11-ranked Pittsburgh Pirates and the No. 2-rated Milwaukee Brewers in this matchup.
How Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates Stats Matchup
At the plate, Pittsburgh owns the No. 26 ranking for hits at 7.71 per game. By contrast, the Milwaukee Brewers are rated No. 9 in the same category at 8.71 per game.
Milwaukee brings the No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Pirates's No. 12-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Brewers were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Pirates. That made winners of bettors who got Milwaukee at +113 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors. The Brewers enjoyed a 5-3 victory at the expense of the Pirates on Friday, with Kyle Lohse throwing 6 1/3 innings of 4-hit ball at PNC Park.
Next Betting Matchups
Milwaukee at Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 20th