Milwaukee Brewers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates - 9/16/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Pittsburgh Pirates (73-74) at Milwaukee Brewers (85-64)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 2:10 pm (Miller Park)
Trevor Williams (12-9) (3.28) vs. J Chacin (14-7) (3.54)
The Line: Milwaukee Brewers -159 / Pittsburgh Pirates +149 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
NL Central MLB features the Milwaukee Brewers hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Pittsburgh Pirates held the Milwaukee offense in check Saturday in a 3-1 victory. Pittsburgh starter Ivan Nova gave up a solo homer over six frames to get the win.
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The Pirates did their damage on five hits and five walks with Francisco Cervelli and Colin Moran recording RBI’s.
Trevor Williams draws Sunday’s road start at Miller Park. Williams comes off of an 8-7 loss (ND) at St. Louis with four runs scoring on six hits through five frames.
The Milwaukee Brewers never got untracked at the plate in Saturday’s loss against visiting Pittsburgh. Milwaukee starter Zach Davies tossed five frames with a pair of runs allowed to absorb the loss.
The Brewers mustered seven hits and a pair of free passes with Christian Yelich clubbing his 30th homer in the first inning.
The Brewers send Jhoulys Chacin to the bump to oppose Pittsburgh. Chacin dropped a 3-0 decision at the Cubs last time out with two runs plated (one earned) in five innings.Under is 20-8-1 in Pittsburgh last 29 overall and under is 20-8-1 in Pittsburgh last 29 on grass and under is 7-3 in Pittsburgh last 10 road games. Over is 13-3 in Milwaukee last 16 Sunday games and over is 13-5 in Milwaukee last 18 home games and Milwaukee are 44-21 in their last 65 home games.
This should be a close one from a pitching perspective so I’ll side with the Milwaukee bats…