Atlanta Braves vs. Milwaukee Brewers - 8/11/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Brewers (66-53) at Atlanta Braves (63-50)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 7:10 pm (SunTrust Park)
W Miley (2-1) (2.10) vs. J Teheran (8-7) (4.48)
The Line: Atlanta Braves -102 / Milwaukee Brewers -108 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
The Milwaukee Brewers continue their road series at the Atlanta Braves in Saturday MLB action.
The Milwaukee Brewers took one on the chin Friday night in a 10-1 loss at Atlanta. Milwaukee starter Freddy Peralta was charged with seven runs on seven his and five BB through three frames while Jordan Lyles gave up another three runs over 2.1 innings.
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The Brewers attack consisted of six hits with Jesus Aguilar driving in Mike Moustakis.
The Brewers have named left hander Wade Miley as Saturday’s starter at the Braves. Miley comes in off of a 5-4 loss (ND) to visiting Colorado with three runs given up on five hits and three BB in five frames.
The Atlanta Braves are battling Philadelphia for supremacy in the NL East and everything fell in to place on Friday in a rout of the visiting Brewers. Atlanta starter Kevin Gausman gave up the lone run on six hits over 7.2 innings where he struck out eight.
The Braves amassed 13 hits and walked eight times with Ender Inciarte going 2-5 with four runs knocked in while Nick Markakis went 2-3 with thee RBI’s and three runs followed by Johan Camargo had four hits, with two runs knocked in and a pair of runs.
Atlanta gives the game two start against the visiting Brewers to Julio Teheran. Teheran received a (ND) in a 5-4 win at the Mets last time out with three runs plated on five hits and four walks through 5.2 frames.
Over is 5-0 in Milwaukee last 5 overall and over is 4-1 in Miley’s last 5 starts overall and over is 13-6-1 in Milwaukee last 20 road games. Atlanta are 8-3 in their last 11 overall and Atlanta are 8-3 in their last 11 games on grass and under is 16-5-1 in Teheran’s last 22 home starts. Under is 6-0-2 in the last 8 meetings in Atlanta and Milwaukee are 8-17 in the last 25 meetings in Atlanta.
Milwaukee has not looked good recently yet are still within striking distance of the NL Central leading Cubs. I think Miley is the difference here…