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The Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Wrigley Field.
The Brewers will give the ball to starter Marco Estrada in this one. Righthander Estrada is 0-0 this season with a 7.20 ERA.
It'll be Edwin Jackson toeing the rubber for the Cubs in this contest. Righthander Jackson is 0-1 with a 3.60 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were an 8-7 loser as they battled the Diamondbacks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at +100 were rewarded, while the 15 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Chicago lost its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Braves on April 7. Bettors who backed the Braves at -130 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Milwaukee has lost 5 straight games.
Chicago has lost 3 straight games.
Milwaukee: 1-5 SU
Chicago: 2-4 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Milwaukee is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 7 games
Milwaukee is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Milwaukee's last 18 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 16 of Chi Cubs's last 24 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
Chi Cubs home to Milwaukee, Tuesday, April 9