MLB Odds: Giants vs. Brewers
The San Francisco Giants will be looking to stay on a roll for their supporters on the MLB betting odds on Tuesday night as they open up a series on the road against the Milwaukee Brewers.
The Giants have picked up the win in nine of their first 13 games of the season, and they're projected to send Barry Zito and his perfect record to the mound for Tuesday's game. Zito is 2-0 on the season with a spotless 0.00 ERA over his 14 innings.
Wily Peralta gets the call for the Milwaukee Brewers and he will try to build on a 0-1 mark. In the other dugout, Barry Zito brings a 2-0 ledger to the game for the Giants as he tries to quiet the Brewers bats.
Bettors looking to side with the Brewers in this matchup found them as +104 underdogs on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 8 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Brewers at No. 14 in the National League and the Giants at No. 2 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Milwaukee's National League No. 13-ranked scoring average of 3.3 runs per game, against a Giants offense rated No. 7 and scoring 4.7 runs per game in the league. The Brewers have averaged 8.9 hits per game to date this season, less than the Giants hitters have managed (9.2 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, San Francisco owns the National League's No. 5-rated road mark, allowing 3.7 runs per game on the highway. Milwaukee, on the other hand, rates No. 13 in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 10-7 winner as they battled the Cubs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -107 were rewarded, while the 17 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. San Francisco won a close affair on Sunday in their last outing, defeating Chicago 10-7 in extra innings at Wrigley Field.
In their last action, Milwaukee was a 4-3 winner on the road against the Cardinals. Bettors on Milwaukee at +145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Milwaukee needed extra innings to get the job done against the Cardinals on Sunday as the Brewers defeated them 4-3 at Busch Stadium.
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a win are 8-2
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few Giants at Brewers trends to consider:
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
San Francisco is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Milwaukee's last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games when playing San Francisco
Milwaukee is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against San Francisco
San Francisco at Milwaukee, Wednesday, April 17