Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 2


By Claudio Fortuna | August 2, 2022 1:08 PM

The Milwaukee Brewers visit the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park, taking the field at 7:05pm ET on Tuesday August 2nd, 7:05pm ET. The Pittsburgh Pirates are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 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 Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates.

Pittsburgh and Milwaukee Betting Info

  • The Brewers have won each of their last eight night games against the Pirates following a loss.
  • Seven of the Pirates’ last eight games against NL Central opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.

Milwaukee Brewers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .240
Team OBP .320
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 3.85
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 3.79
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Milwaukee

  • Aaron Ashby: 4.13 ERA, 10.94 K/9, 1.45 WHIP
  • Peter Strzelecki: 3.27 ERA, 11.46 K/9, 1.36 WHIP
  • Dustin Renfroe: .254 Batting Avg, .305 OBP, .523 SLG, .828 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Willy Adames: .219 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .457 SLG, .746 OPS, 53 Runs
  • Luis Urías: .237 Batting Avg, .327 OBP, .408 SLG, .735 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Christian Yelich: .261 Batting Avg, .361 OBP, .396 SLG, .757 OPS, 65 Runs
  • Andrew McCutchen: .257 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .394 SLG, .717 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Ryan Tellez: .232 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .465 SLG, .779 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Jonathan Davis: .242 Batting Avg, .365 OBP, .258 SLG, .623 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Omar Narváez: .235 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .364 SLG, .688 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Kolten Wong: .249 Batting Avg, .331 OBP, .416 SLG, .747 OPS, 46 Runs

Pittsburgh Pirates Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .219
Team OBP .287
AVG Runs Scored 3.6
Team ERA 4.62
Team WHIP 1.43
Starters ERA 4.69
Starters WHIP 1.44

Key Players for Pittsburgh

  • David Bednar: 2.70 ERA, 12.15 K/9, 1.07 WHIP
  • Tyler Beede: 2.64 ERA, 5.87 K/9, 1.14 WHIP
  • Bryse Wilson: 6.31 ERA, 6.47 K/9, 1.60 WHIP
  • Bryan Reynolds: .251 Batting Avg, .331 OBP, .448 SLG, .779 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Kevin Newman: .289 Batting Avg, .338 OBP, .421 SLG, .759 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Calvin Mitchell: .225 Batting Avg, .260 OBP, .375 SLG, .635 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Jason Delay: .286 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .429 SLG, .762 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Benjamin Gamel: .234 Batting Avg, .327 OBP, .355 SLG, .682 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Yoshitomo Tsutsugo: .171 Batting Avg, .249 OBP, .229 SLG, .478 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Oneil Cruz: .206 Batting Avg, .241 OBP, .405 SLG, .646 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Ke’Bryan Hayes: .246 Batting Avg, .320 OBP, .353 SLG, .673 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Michael Chavis: .244 Batting Avg, .282 OBP, .410 SLG, .692 OPS, 24 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Pirates and Brewers, the Pirates won three times and the Brewers won twice. Their most recent matchup on July 10, 2022 ended 8-6 with the Pittsburgh Pirates taking the win.

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