Moneyline Favors Milwaukee Brewers in MLB Battle with Pittsburgh Pirates
The Milwaukee Brewers will look to improve on a 25-14 record when they take on the Pittsburgh Pirates, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Wednesday.
Wily Peralta gets the call for the Milwaukee Brewers and he will try to build on a 4-2 mark. In the other dugout, Francisco Liriano brings a 0-3 ledger to the game for the Pittsburgh Pirates as he tries to quiet the Brewers bats.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Pittsburgh Pirates were 114 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.4-3.6 win for the Brewers. A 4.4-3.6 result in favor of the Brewers is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. 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
25-14 Milwaukee battles the Pirates, currently with a 16-22 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Milwaukee vs Pittsburgh injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 18 (Milwaukee Brewers) and the No. 24 (Pittsburgh Pirates) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Stats Matchup
At the plate, Milwaukee owns the No. 13 ranking for hits at 8.69 per game. By contrast, the Pittsburgh Pirates are rated No. 18 in the same category at 8.58 per game.
Milwaukee owns the No. 8 defense, allowing 4.05 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Pittsburgh's No. 19-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 5-2 loser on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Milwaukee at -111 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Pittsburgh looks to rebound from a loss to the Brewers, who beat them 5-2 on Tuesday behind a start from Marco Estrada at Miller Park.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Betting Odds Trends
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing Milwaukee
Pittsburgh is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Milwaukee's last 22 games at home
Milwaukee is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Pittsburgh
Next Betting Matchups
Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, Thursday, May 15th