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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers 08/02/2021 Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers 08/02/2021 – An unbalanced series is all set to get underway as Pittsburgh Pirates take on Milwaukee Brewers from American Family Field in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Pirates have won 40 games and dropped a total of 65 in return. Pittsburgh is sitting at the bottom of the NL Central Division play. The Brewers are just the opposite as they dominate their division at the top. Milwaukee is way ahead of the Reds and our best baseball betting sites have predicted the Brewers to take out the Pirates with ease.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers 08/02/2021
Pittsburgh Pirates are 15 games behind the .500 mark and the odds of getting back on track is too slim. The Pirates are weak with their overall batting and pitching unit. Last night they gave up 15 runs to the Phillies and scored just four in return. The Pirates will turn in Max Kranick to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Bryan Reynolds is the leader in batting with a clip of .309 with 18 home runs and 58 RBIs.
Players to watch: B. Reynolds LF (GP 102, AB 378, R 59, H 116, 2B 25, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 58, TB 197, BB 46, SO 87, SB 3, AVG 0.307, OBP 0.387, SLG 0.521, OPS 0.908, WAR 3.8), K. Newman SS (GP 96, AB 347, R 32, H 75, 2B 9, 3B 2, HR 3, RBI 22, TB 97, BB 17, SO 27, SB 2, AVG 0.216, OBP 0.253, SLG 0.28, OPS 0.533, WAR 0.2).
Milwaukee Brewers are at the top of the NL Central Division play and they are way ahead of the .500 mark. The Brewers are all set to clinch the division title and they continue to dominate opponents. Last night, Milwaukee smashed two runs and gave up just one to Atlanta Braves. Eric Lauer will take the nod is this game as their starting pitcher. The southpaw is holding a 3-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.78, 64 Ks, and 26 BBs.
Players to watch: A. Garcia CF (GP 93, AB 334, R 47, H 89, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 18, RBI 63, TB 156, BB 24, SO 90, SB 4, AVG 0.266, OBP 0.325, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.792, WAR 1.4), L. Urias 3B (GP 100, AB 331, R 50, H 78, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 13, RBI 47, TB 137, BB 43, SO 84, SB 5, AVG 0.236, OBP 0.334, SLG 0.414, OPS 0.748, WAR 1.6).
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Pittsburgh’s last 20 games.
Milwaukee is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Betting Picks
The Pirates will try to rebound with the best of their abilities, but the Brewers are way ahead of their league. The top online sportsbook odds favor the Brewers to win this game with ease and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Brewers 9, Pirates 2.