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The division rival Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago Cubs are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Wrigley Field.
The Brewers will trot Johnny Hellweg out to the mound in this one. Righthander Hellweg has a 0-3 record and a 11.17 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jake Arrieta who starts for the Cubs. Righthander Arrieta is 3-3 with a 5.33 ERA so far this season.
Milwaukee was an 8-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Cubs. They lost as -119 favorites, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors.
Chicago has won 2 straight games.
Milwaukee: 60-80 SU
Chicago: 60-80 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 8 games on the road
Milwaukee is 16-6 SU in their last 22 games when playing Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 10-5 SU in their last 15 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Chi Cubs are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
Chi Cubs are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games at home
Chi Cubs are 8-16 SU in their last 24 games
Chi Cubs are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
Chi Cubs home to Milwaukee, Sunday, September 8