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The Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Wrigley Field.
The Brewers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Yovani Gallardo in this game. Gallardo has a 10-9 record and a 4.31 ERA this season.
The Cubs will counter Gallardo with Scott Baker. Righthander Baker has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Cubs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Brewers at +135 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Milwaukee: 61-80 SU
Chicago: 60-81 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing St. Louis are 2-8
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Cincinnati are 1-9
After playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Milwaukee is 17-6 SU in their last 23 games when playing Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 11-5 SU in their last 16 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
Chi Cubs are 8-17 SU in their last 25 games
Chi Cubs are 5-11 SU in their last 16 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
Milwaukee at St. Louis, Tuesday, September 10
Chi Cubs at Cincinnati, Monday, September 9