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The Philadelphia Phillies and the Milwaukee Brewers will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Miller Park.
The Phillies will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Cliff Lee in this game. Lee has a 7-2 record and a 2.45 ERA this season.
Lee's opponent in this one will be Alfredo Figaro. The Brewers righthander has a 7.20 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Philadelphia was a 5-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Brewers. They won as +140 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Philadelphia has won 5 straight games.
Milwaukee has lost 2 straight games.
Philadelphia: 31-30 SU
Milwaukee: 22-37 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
Philadelphia is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games
Milwaukee is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games when playing Philadelphia
Milwaukee home to Philadelphia, Saturday, June 8