Brewers vs. Marlins - 8/19/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Marlins (48-70) at Milwaukee Brewers (51-69)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 2:10 pm (Miller Park)
T Koehler (8-10) (3.75) vs. W Peralta (3-7) (4.07)
The Line: Milwaukee Brewers -150 / Miami Marlins +130 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
The Miami Marlins look to sweep the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday.
The Miami Marlins look to keep rolling after winning six of their last eight. The Marlins have scored 21 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last eight games. The Marlins have won six straight when scoring more than three runs. Dee Gordon leads Miami with 147 hits and 35 RBI while Adeiny Hechavarria and Martin Prado have combined for 81 RBI. The Miami Marlins have won four of their last six road games. Tom Koehler gets the nod, and he’s 8-10 with a 3.68 ERA and 93 strikeouts this season. Koehler is 0-1 with a 9.75 ERA and seven strikeouts in his career against the Brewers.
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The Milwaukee Brewers look for a win after losing five of their last eight. The Brewers have scored 14 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last eight games. The Brewers have lost six of their last seven when scoring three or less runs. Ryan Braun leads Milwaukee with 114 hits and 71 RBI while Adam Lind and Jean Segura have combined for 102 RBI. The Milwaukee Brewers have won four of their last six home games. Wily Peralta takes the hill, and he’s 3-7 with a 4.07 ERA and 45 strikeouts this season. Peralta is 2-1 with a 2.20 ERA and 21 strikeouts in his career against the Marlins.
The Marlins are 9-20 in their last 29 Wednesday games and 0-4 in Koehlers last 4 starts. The Brewers are 8-18 in their last 26 Wednesday games and 5-1 in Peraltas last 6 starts as a favorite. The Marlins are 6-16 in the last 22 meetings in Milwaukee.
We hit on the Marlins yesterday as big dogs, and they're having no issues putting runs up as of late. The Brewers are back in one of those slumps and haven't shown many signs of turning it around. Give me the fish and the plus money again.