Milwaukee Brewers vs Chicago Cubs Betting Odds & Game Analysis | April 29


By Ed Winchester | April 29, 2022 10:58 AM

The Chicago Cubs visit the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field, taking the field at 8:10pm ET on Friday April 29th, 8:10pm ET. The Chicago Cubs are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers.

Milwaukee and Chicago Betting Info

  • Each of the last four games between the Cubs and Brewers at American Family Field have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Brewers have won each of their last seven games against NL Central opponents.

Chicago Cubs Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .260
Team OBP .344
AVG Runs Scored 4.8
Team ERA 4.01
Team WHIP 1.29
Starters ERA 5.18
Starters WHIP 1.44

Key Players for Chicago

  • Mychal Givens: 3.52 ERA, 15.26 K/9, 1.30 WHIP
  • Kyle Hendricks: 3.98 ERA, 8.41 K/9, 1.38 WHIP
  • David Robertson: 0.00 ERA, 11.42 K/9, 0.58 WHIP
  • Rafael Ortega: .217 Batting Avg, .308 OBP, .304 SLG, .612 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Nicholas Hoerner: .305 Batting Avg, .328 OBP, .424 SLG, .752 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Willson Contreras: .242 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .435 SLG, .782 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Patrick Wisdom: .224 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .466 SLG, .769 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Jason Heyward: .286 Batting Avg, .390 OBP, .371 SLG, .761 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Frank J. Schwindel: .235 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .368 SLG, .636 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Ian Happ: .333 Batting Avg, .435 OBP, .491 SLG, .926 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Seiya Suzuki: .311 Batting Avg, .434 OBP, .590 SLG, 1.024 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Nicklaus Madrigal: .218 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .273 SLG, .556 OPS, 5 Runs

Milwaukee Brewers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .209
Team OBP .282
AVG Runs Scored 3.7
Team ERA 3.27
Team WHIP 1.20
Starters ERA 3.21
Starters WHIP 1.13

Key Players for Milwaukee

  • Josh Hader: 0.00 ERA, 14.46 K/9, 0.64 WHIP
  • Corbin Burnes: 1.75 ERA, 11.57 K/9, 0.74 WHIP
  • Devin Williams: 4.32 ERA, 17.28 K/9, 1.80 WHIP
  • Dustin Renfroe: .212 Batting Avg, .254 OBP, .364 SLG, .618 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Willy Adames: .213 Batting Avg, .306 OBP, .413 SLG, .719 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Jace Peterson: .158 Batting Avg, .273 OBP, .158 SLG, .431 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Christian Yelich: .197 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .303 SLG, .589 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Lorenzo Cain: .140 Batting Avg, .174 OBP, .186 SLG, .360 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Andrew McCutchen: .250 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .347 SLG, .656 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Ryan Tellez: .211 Batting Avg, .274 OBP, .421 SLG, .695 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Omar Narváez: .244 Batting Avg, .340 OBP, .341 SLG, .681 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Kolten Wong: .209 Batting Avg, .250 OBP, .299 SLG, .549 OPS, 9 Runs

The Brewers and Cubs have met three times this season, with the Brewers winning once and the Cubs winning twice. Their most recent matchup on April 10, 2022 ended 5-4 with the Milwaukee Brewers taking the win.

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