Brewers at Astros 6/11/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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Milwaukee Brewers vs. Houston Astros
MLB: 8:10 PM EST
Jun. 11, 2019
Latest Odds : HOU -150 O/U 9
The Milwaukee Brewers open a two-game interleague series on the road Tuesday against the Houston Astros. The Brewers won their fourth straight on Sunday after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2. In the win, Mike Moustakas and Christian Yelich each homered, while Brewers’ pitchers allowed two runs in the first inning and shutout the Pirates the rest of the game.
Houston defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday 4-0 to win two of three from the team with the worst record in baseball at 20-45. Yordan Alvarez blasted a two-run homer in his debut in the majors while Wade Miley threw 7-plus strong innings to help send the Astros to a shutout win.
Christian Yelich leads Milwaukee with a .340 batting average, in home runs with 24, RBIs with 53 and in hits with 72. Milwaukee is averaging .254 at the plate, while opposing hitters are averaging .250. On Tuesday, the Brewers will send Freddy Peralta to the mound. The right-hander is 3-2 with an ERA of 5.11, 52 Ks and 13 BBs.
Michael Brantley is leading the Astros with a .317 batting average and in hits with 78. Alex Bregman leads in home runs with 18 and RBIs with 44. Houston has a .267 batting average while opponents are averaging .208. On Tuesday, the Astros will send Brad Peacock to the mound. The right-hander is 5-3 with an ERA of 3.20, 67 Ks and 20 BBs.
Recent Betting Trends:
Milwaukee is 4-0 in its last 4
The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Brewers last 5 interleague games
Houston is 4-1 in its last 5 at home
The UNDER has cashed in each of the Astros last 4 at home
Free Betting Pick: Houston Astros -150
Both teams have played well of late, but the Astros will be playing at home and have fared well with Brad Peacock on the mound. Houston has won 37 of its last 52 at home, each of Peacock’s last 4 starts at home and each of the right-hander’s last 5 starts in interleague games. Milwaukee has lost 7 of its last 8 interleague games on the road. Final Score Prediction, Houston Astros win 5-4.