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Chicago Cubs Starter Jake Arrieta Out to Silence Milwaukee Brewers Bats in MLB Contest

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

Chicago hands the ball to starter Jake Arrieta in this one and he'll try to improve on his 4-3 mark on the year. Milwaukee counters with Chase Anderson, who will try to quiet the fans and the Cubs bats at the same time.

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 5.9-3.5 victory for the Brewers. 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 21-20 record to the battle against the 25-18 Brewers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Milwaukee injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 19-rated Chicago Cubs and the league No. 7-ranked Milwaukee Brewers, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

At the plate, Chicago owns the No. 17 ranking for hits at 8.39 per game. By contrast, the Milwaukee Brewers are rated No. 13 in the same category at 8.81 per game.

Defensively, Milwaukee features the No. 2-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.45 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 14 at home, scoring 4.8 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Brewers enjoyed a 6-3 victory at the expense of the Cubs on Friday, with Paolo Espino throwing innings of -hit ball at Wrigley Field.

Betting Trends
  • Milwaukee is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Milwaukee is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 8 games
  • Milwaukee is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • Chi Cubs is 7-15 ATS in its last 22 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
  • Chi Cubs is 7-16 ATS in its last 23 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Milwaukee at Chicago, Sunday, May 21st