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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs meet at Wrigley Field.
The Brewers will give the ball to starter Jimmy Nelson in this one. Right hander Nelson is 2-5 this season with a 4.10 ERA.
The Cubs will counter Nelson with Jacob Turner. Right hander Turner has a 5.84 ERA to go along with a 4-8 record this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 9-6 loser as they battled the Cardinals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at -188 were rewarded, while the 15 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 15-5 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -140 were rewarded, while the 20 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 73-63
Current Streak: lost 5 straight games.
Milwaukee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Milwaukee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Milwaukee's last 19 games when playing Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Team record: 61-76
Chi Cubs is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Chi Cubs is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chi Cubs's last 12 games at home
Milwaukee at Chi Cubs Tuesday, September 2