MLB Baseball - Preview
The Pittsburgh Pirates will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.
The Pirates will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jeanmar Gomez in this game. Gomez has a 0-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.
Gomez's opponent in this one will be Hiram Burgos. The Brewers righthander has a 3.27 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 12-8 loser on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Milwaukee at -144 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (20) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Pittsburgh has lost 2 straight games.
Milwaukee has won 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh: 15-12 SU
Milwaukee: 14-11 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 4-6
After playing Milwaukee are 1-9
After a loss are 6-4
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing Pittsburgh are 8-2
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
Pittsburgh is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pittsburgh
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Milwaukee is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games
Pittsburgh home to Washington, Friday, May 3
Milwaukee home to St. Louis, Thursday, May 2