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The Chicago Cubs and the Milwaukee Brewers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Miller Park.
The Cubs will give the ball to starter Edwin Jackson in this one. Righthander Jackson is 0-2 this season with a 6.06 ERA.
It'll be Michael Fiers toeing the rubber for the Brewers in this contest. Righthander Fiers is 0-1 with a 10.80 ERA so far this season.
The Cubs were a 5-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Brewers. That made winners of bettors who got Milwaukee at -116 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
Milwaukee has won 5 straight games.
Chicago: 5-10 SU
Milwaukee: 7-8 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chi Cubs's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 10 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games at home
Milwaukee is 10-2 SU in their last 12 games when playing Chi Cubs
Milwaukee home to Chi Cubs, Sunday, April 21