Phillies vs. Brewers - 7/1/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Brewers (30-48) at Philadelphia Phillies (27-51)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 7:05 pm (Citizens Bank Park)
K Lohse (4-9) (6.28) vs. A Harang (4-10) (3.56)
The Line: Philadelphia Phillies +118 / Milwaukee Brewers -128 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN-WI, CSN-PHI
The Milwaukee Brewers and Philadelphia Phillies play game three Wednesday night.
The Milwaukee Brewers look to stay hot after winning six of their last eight games. The Brewers have scored 16 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last seven games. The Brewers have won five straight games when scoring more than three runs. Ryan Braun leads Milwaukee with 74 hits and 50 RBI while Adam Lind and Gerardo Parra have combined for 63 RBI. The Milwaukee Brewers have split their last six road games. Kyle Lohse gets the nod, and he’s 4-9 with a 6.28 ERA and 66 strikeouts this season. Lohse is 5-5 with a 3.23 ERA and 66 strikeouts in his career against the Phillies.
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The Philadelphia Phillies need a win after losing five of their last six games. The Phillies have scored 15 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Phillies have won four of their last five games when scoring more than three runs. Ben Revere leads Philadelphia with 87 hits and 20 RBI while Ryan Howard and Odubel Herrera have combined for 54 RBI. The Philadelphia Phillies have lost six of their last eight home games. Aaron Harang takes the hill, and he’s 4-10 with a 3.56 ERA and 72 strikeouts this season. Harang is 7-6 with a 4.10 ERA and 141 strikeouts in his career against the Brewers.
The Brewers are 7-21 in their last 28 during game 3 of a series and 2-6 in Lohses last 8 starts. The Phillies are 3-8 in their last 11 during game 3 of a series and 0-8 in Harangs last 8 starts. The over is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings.
As if the Phillies weren't fade material enough, you find out Harang has lost his last eight starts. Yeah, uh, no thanks. If forced to pick this game, you have no choice but to go with the Brewers.