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Milwaukee Brewers vs. Atlanta Braves, 8-10-2018 - Expert Prediction
Kevin Gausman and the Atlanta Braves will square off with Freddy Peralta and the Milwaukee Brewers in NL action Friday night in Atlanta.
Game 1 of a 3-game set against the Milwaukee Brewers and the Atlanta Braves will take place at SunTrust Park in Atlanta, Georgia, on Friday night at 7:35 pm EST. The Brewers are in 2nd place within the NL Central while the Braves are in 2nd place within the NL East division behind the Philadelphia Phillies. In their last outing, the Braves would go up 2 games to 1 on the road versus the Washington Nationals in picking up the 8-3 win on 8-8-2018. The Braves would cash in on the money line as underdogs (+128) while the over was the play with the total being set at 9 runs for the game. Mike Foltynewicz (9-7) would pick up the huge win on the mound for Atlanta as he pitched only 5.2 innings while giving up 3 runs on 6 hits with a homer along with 7 strikeouts with an ERA of 2.98 for the game while Tommy Milone (1-1) would take the loss for the Nats as he would last 6 innings, yet, would allow 7 runs on 10 hits and 3 homers with an ERA of 5.50 in the loss. Tyler Flowers was 3-4 with 2 RBI?s while Ronald Ocuna Jr and Charlie Culberson had 2 hits apiece with a combined 5 RBI?s in the victory for the Bravos while Anthony Rendon was 3-5 with an RBI for the Nationals while Matt Weiters was 2-4 for the night. The win was the 2nd straight for the Braves and 8th in 10 outings. The Brewers have hit a rough patch lately, yet, managed to tie a 3-game home set versus the Padres on 8-8-2018 by picking up an 8-4 victory to where they would cash in on the money line (-200) while the over was the result with runs being set at 8.5 runs for the game. With 14 hits for the game, the Brew Crew?s Orlando Arcia was 3-4 with an RBI while Travis Shaw and Jesus Anguilar each had 2 hits with a combined 5 RBI?s in the victory. Mike Moustakas and Lorenzo Cain each had 2 hits for the Brewers as well. Jhoulys Chacin (11-4) was not as sharp as usual on the mound for Milwaukee, however, he picked up the win as he pitched 6 innings while allowing 3 runs on 6 hits, and 1 homer with a 3.91 for the game. Brett Kennedy (1-1) would suffer the loss for the Padres as he would go 4 innings while giving up 6 runs on 11 hits and 3 homers with an ERA of 13.50 in the loss. Hunter Renfroe was 2-4 with 2 RBI?s for San Diego while Austin Hedges was also 2-4. The win halted a 2-game skid for Milwaukee, however, they have lost 4 of their last 7 after winning 7 of their prior 9 games, overall.
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