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Milwaukee Brewers visit Chicago Cubs in MLB Betting Odds Clash

MLB wagering interest swings to the Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs battle on Wednesday at Wrigley Field as the Cubs try to pick up a win on home turf and reward those moneyline betting.

It's a pitching duel between Jon Lester for the Chicago Cubs (12-4 on the year) and Jimmy Nelson for Milwaukee Brewers (6-12 so far).

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Cubs to win this game 6.0-3.2. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Chicago Cubs bring a 75-43 record to the battle against the 52-66 Brewers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Milwaukee injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 1-ranked Chicago Cubs and the No. 14-rated Milwaukee Brewers in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Chicago Cubs and its No. 4-rated batting order, averaging 5.06 runs per nine innings, against the No. 24 line up of the Milwaukee Brewers at 4.08 runs per outing.

Chicago owns the No. 1 defense, allowing 5.06 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Milwaukee's No. 21-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Brewers endured a 4-1 loss at the hands of the Cubs on Tuesday, with C Anderson throwing 0.2 innings of 0-hit ball at Wrigley Field.

Betting Trends
  • Milwaukee is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Milwaukee is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games
  • Milwaukee is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
  • Chi Cubs is 8-3 ATS in its last 11 games
  • Chi Cubs is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 10 games
  • Chi Cubs is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Milwaukee at Chicago, Thursday, August 18th