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|Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Milwaukee Brewers|
The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Miller Park.
Righthander AJ Burnett will take the mound for the Pirates to start this game. Burnett is 3-4 this season with a 2.57 ERA.
Burnett's opponent in this one will be Marco Estrada. The Brewers righthander has a 5.44 ERA to go along with a 3-2 record this season.Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Cubs at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Pirates at -131 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 9-2 loser as they battled the Dodgers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Dodgers at +110 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Pittsburgh has won 4 straight games.
Pittsburgh: 29-18 SU
Milwaukee: 18-27 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Milwaukee home to Pittsburgh, Saturday, May 25