The Milwaukee Brewers (30-18) attempt to get one over the Cubs (19-27) as they visit Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois, on Tuesday. In today’s game, the Brewers are slight 1.5-point favorites against the Cubs. See more predictions in the Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs odds and picks in FBR’s MLB Predictions series.
BEST ODDS TO BET ON:
- Underdogs: Cubs +1.5 (-110)
- Cubs vs Brewers Over/Under: 10.5 points
The Cubs (25-21 ATS) were 1-5 SU in their last six games at home and are 11-8-3 Over/Under at home coming into this match. The total has gone OVER in five of Chicago’s last six matches against Milwaukee, even as the Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last six outings against an opponent in the National League Central Division.
The Brewers (23-25 ATS) went 12-16 ATS away and 12-13-3 O/U away, even as the total has gone OVER in four of Milwaukee’s last five when playing on the road against Chicago. Milwaukee is coming off back-to-back wins, including a 7-6 victory over Chicago on Monday.
Chicago will field Justin Steele (1-5, ERA 5.40) as starting pitcher against the Brewers. The Cubs might field Mark Leiter Jr (0-1, 6.57 ERA) in lieu of the injured Wade Miley (shoulder) to take the mound and make his sixth appearance and fourth start of the season.
Final Predictions and Picks:
- Spread — 6 Milwaukee Brewers – 3 Chicago Cubs
- Over/Under — OVER 10.5 points
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