Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates 08/13/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates 08/13/2021 – The Milwaukee Brewers will take the road in this game to square off against the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates from PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Brewers ensured to rebound from their loss against the Giants by defeating the Cubs in their last four-game series. Milwaukee will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak and the baseball odds remain in their favor. Pittsburgh Pirates are just the opposite as they enter this game riding a terrible eight-game losing streak. The Pirates are up against a tough opponent in the NL Central Division play.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates 08/13/2021
The Milwaukee Brewers took out the Cubs with ease in their last game with a powerful performance from the plate. Milwaukee smashed 17 runs to victory and restricted the Cubs to just four. In their last four games, the Brewers have smashed a total of 37 runs. Milwaukee won their 70th game of the season after dropping 46 in return. Brett Anderson will get the ball as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding an ERA of 3.54 with a 4-5 record on the season. Anderson surrendered one run in five innings in his last start against the Padres.
Players to watch: Avisail Garcia CF (GP 102, AB 357, R 52, H 95, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 69, TB 170, BB 28, SO 93, SB 6, AVG 0.266, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.476, OPS 0.806, WAR 1.8), Luis Urias 3B (GP 108, AB 353, R 58, H 88, 2B 22, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 55, TB 160, BB 44, SO 85, SB 5, AVG 0.249, OBP 0.342, SLG 0.453, OPS 0.796, WAR 1.7).
Pittsburgh Pirates are way behind the Brewers at the bottom of the NL Central Division play. The Pirates have won a total of 41 games and dropped 74 in return. Pittsburgh gave up seven runs to the Cardinals in their last game and scored six in return. Colin Moran went deep from the plate with four runs in their defeat. The Pirates will deliver Mitch Keller to the mound as their starter in this game. Keller is holding a 3-9 record on the season with an ERA of 7.06. Keller gave up 12 runs in 12 plus innings in his last appearance.
Players to watch: Bryan Reynolds LF (GP 112, AB 408, R 66, H 125, 2B 26, 3B 3, HR 20, RBI 67, TB 217, BB 49, SO 94, SB 3, AVG 0.306, OBP 0.388, SLG 0.532, OPS 0.92, WAR 4.4),Kevin Newman SS (GP 105, AB 376, R 34, H 82, 2B 12, 3B 2, HR 3, RBI 24, TB 107, BB 19, SO 30, SB 3, AVG 0.218, OBP 0.256, SLG 0.285, OPS 0.541, WAR 0).
Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
Milwaukee are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Pittsburgh are 0-8 SU in their last 8 games.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
Keller is a struggling pitcher and the Pirates lack the support from the plate. The baseball betting websites favor the Brewers to win this game and cover the spread with their powerful offense and equally balanced defensive unit.
Score Prediction: Brewers 7, Pirates 5.