Cleveland Indians vs. Milwaukee Brewers - 6/6/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Brewers (37-25) at Cleveland Indians (32-28)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 1:10 pm (Progressive Field)
C Anderson (4-4) (4.45) vs. C Carrasco (6-4) (4.50)
The Line: Cleveland Indians -170 / Milwaukee Brewers +160 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Wisconsin, Sports Time Ohio
The Cleveland Indians host the Milwaukee Brewers in an interleague MLB matchup Wednesday.
The Milwaukee Brewers dropped a 3-2 decision at Cleveland as a strong performance on the mound fell short. Milwaukee starter Junior Guerra absorbed the loss with all three runs allowed on seven hits over six frames.
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The Brewers banged out eight hits with Travis Shaw smacking his 14th homer while Lorenzo Cain singled in Manny Pina. Milwaukee will send Chase Anderson to the mound to face the Indians on Thursday. Anderson comes off of an 8-3 loss at the White Sox with four runs (three earned) on five hits over 5.2 frames.
The Cleveland Indians leaned heavily on their pitching to squeeze by Milwaukee in a battle of first place squads. Cleveland starter Corey Kluber gave up a run on seven hits while striking out seven through seven innings to pick up the win.
The Indians logged eight hits and walked once with Jose Ramirez clubbing his 19 homer while Lonnie Chisenhall ripped a two run single that plated Edwin Encarnacion and Yonder Alonso.
Cleveland is hoping Carlos Carrasco can right the ship when he takes the hill against Milwaukee. Carrasco was hit hard last time out in a 7-4 defeat at Minnesota with six runs allowed on seven hits and three BB in 3.2 innings pitched.
Milwaukee are 7-1 in their last 8 Wednesday games and under is 7-2-1 in Milwaukee last 10 Wednesday games and under is 18-6-2 in Milwaukee last 26 interleague games. Cleveland are 13-3 in their last 16 Wednesday games and over is 20-5-1 in Cleveland last 26 home games and over is 26-8-2 in Cleveland last 36 overall. Over is 7-1-1 in the last 9 meetings.
This game could hinge on whether one of the starters returns to form and controls the scoreboard. Each is capable so don’t be surprised…