Brewers vs. Marlins - 8/18/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Marlins (47-70) at Milwaukee Brewers (51-68)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 8:10 pm (Miller Park)
Adam Conley (1-0) (5.00) vs. Tyler Cravy (0-4) (5.55)
The Line: Milwaukee Brewers -142 / Miami Marlins +132 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
The Miami Marlins and Milwaukee Brewers play game two Tuesday night.
The Miami Marlins look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The Marlins have scored 14 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last seven games. The Marlins have won five straight games when scoring more than three runs. Dee Gordon leads Miami with 145 hits and 34 RBI while Adeiny Hechavarria and Martin Prado have combined for 78 RBI. The Miami Marlins have split their last six road games. Adam Conley gets the ball, and he’s 1-0 with a 5.00 ERA and nine strikeouts this season. This will be Conley’s first career game against the Brewers.
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The Milwaukee Brewers look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Brewers have scored 12 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last seven games. The Brewers have lost six of their last seven games when scoring three or less runs. Ryan Braun leads Milwaukee with 112 hits and 71 RBI while Adam Lind and Jean Segura have combined for 100 RBI. The Milwaukee Brewers have won four of their last six home games. Tyler Cravy takes the hill, and he’s 0-4 with a 5.92 ERA and 16 strikeouts this season. This will be Cravy’s first career game against the Marlins.
The Marlins are 16-35 in their last 51 games as an underdog and 1-6 in their last 7 during game 2 of a series. The Brewers are 5-2 in their last 7 Tuesday games and 0-4 in Cravys last 4 starts. The Marlins are 9-20 in the last 29 meetings in Milwaukee.
Just when you think the Marlins are left for dead, they go ahead and put a nice mini stretch together. Might as well ride the hot hand. The fish and the plus money looks good here.