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|Milwaukee Brewers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates|
The Milwaukee Brewers and the Pittsburgh Pirates will meet on the field at PNC Park on Friday in a battle of division rivals.
Righthander Alfredo Figaro will take the mound for the Brewers to start this game. Figaro is 1-2 this season with a 6.48 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Gerrit Cole who starts for the Pirates. Righthander Cole is 3-0 with a 3.44 ERA so far this season.Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 7-2 loser as they battled the Cubs at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Cubs at +102 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Mariners on June 26. Bettors who backed the Pirates at +161 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
Milwaukee has lost 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh has won 6 straight games.
Milwaukee: 32-45 SU
Pittsburgh: 48-30 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 1-8
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Pittsburgh home to Milwaukee, Saturday, June 29