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Milwaukee Brewers vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/03/2021 Picks, Predictions and Previews
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Milwaukee Brewers vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/03/2021 – The Brewers and Phillies are all set to clash in their opening game of a four-game series from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Milwaukee Brewers are at the top of the AL Central Division play as they hold a 17-11 record on the season. The Philadelphia Phillies have dropped to the third spot in the NL East Division after their last defeat against the Mets. The Phillies are holding a 13-15 record on the season. The best sports betting sites are up with the lines and odds of this exciting and entertaining game as both teams look forward to rebounding from their last defeat.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Philadelphia Phillies 05/03/2021
Despite their last defeat, the Milwaukee Brewers are still at the top of their division and are ahead of the Cardinals by one game. Milwaukee is coming off an important and victorious series against the Dodgers after winning three and dropping just one. The Brewers won their first three and dropped their last when they gave up a whopping 16 runs and scored just four in return. Starting pitcher Alec Bettinger suffered the loss while surrendering 11 runs in just four innings. The Brewers will turn in Adrian Houser as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.65.
Players to watch: J. Bradley Jr. CF (GP 26, AB 95, R 12, H 18, 2B 3, 3B 2, HR 2, RBI 4, TB 31, BB 2, SO 31, SB 1, AVG 0.189, OBP 0.252, SLG 0.326, OPS 0.579, WAR 0), T. Shaw 3B (GP 25, AB 91, R 9, H 20, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 21, TB 38, BB 7, SO 28, SB 0, AVG 0.22, OBP 0.29, SLG 0.418, OPS 0.708, WAR 0).
The Phillies will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak. Philadelphia dropped their last two games against the Mets with a 1-2 record. Out of the last 15 games at home, the Phillies have won nine. Last night, they smashed eight runs from the plate but gave up just seven in return. The Phillies are ahead of the Braves and they continue to trail the Mets. Taking the mound as their starter in this game is Vince Velasquez. The hard-throwing righty is holding an ERA of 6.57 with a 0-0 record on the season.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP 27, AB 108, R 20, H 25, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 14, TB 56, BB 6, SO 38, SB 1, AVG 0.231, OBP 0.272, SLG 0.519, OPS 0.79, WAR 0), A. Bohm 3B (GP 27, AB 96, R 11, H 22, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 15, TB 34, BB 6, SO 27, SB 2, AVG 0.229, OBP 0.264, SLG 0.354, OPS 0.618, WAR 0).
Milwaukee Brewers vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee’s last 7 games.
Philadelphia is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
Both teams are battling hard to sustain their position. However, the Phillies have one of their best pitchers on the mound in this game. The recent baseball lines are intact for the Phillies to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Phillies 7, Brewers 6.