Milwaukee
Brewers
Stadium Miller Park
89-73 Overall | NL CENTRAL 2nd
TEAM STATSAVGRHRERA
Brewers.2467692504.40
Schedule
Regular season
Thu  9/19
vs
Padres
W5-1
Fri  9/20
vs
Pirates
W10-1
Sat  9/21
vs
Pirates
W10-1
Sun  9/22
vs
Pirates
W4-3
Tue  9/24
@
Reds
W4-2
Wed  9/25
@
Reds
W9-2
Thu  9/26
@
Reds
W5-3
Fri  9/27
@
Rockies
L7-11
Sat  9/28
@
Rockies
L / 102-3
Sun  9/29
@
Rockies
L / 133-4
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

Their odds to win it all are 40/1, 2.4% (#12). Our projection recommends not betting on them to win it all. Their 0.6% chance is #12 in the league. In simulations, they win the NL 1.5% of the time and are not a good value at 20/1, 4.8%. They are projected to win 84 games and come in under their pre-season futures line of 86.5. Their playoff chances stand at 17.2% (2.9% to win the division). Their average wins per simulation puts them at #6 in the NL.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

After 136 games, their expected win percentage is 53% based on the money line odds. At 70-66 they are in line with these expectations. If you bet on them to win every game you would be down quite a bit (-714 units). They are not good against the spread (61-75) for a -1937 loss. Their under-over record is 72-59 with 5 pushes. In their next game vs the Astros they are only winning 31% of the simulations. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM STATISTICAL STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record is better than it should be. Their average run differential is -0.29 which ranks #10 in the NL, but their rank based on win percentage is #7. They are the #11 ranked team in run differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #10 ranked team among home teams. Their average run differential in their past 12 games is -0.83 which ranks them #12 over this stretch, slightly worse than overall.

TEAM STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

ALLOWED TO OPPOSING TEAMS (Lower # is Better):

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Christian Yelich who is projected to be the #1 outfielder the rest of the season. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
3 Arcia, Orlando SS6-018108/04/19944No College
50 Black, Raymond RP6-522906/26/19901No College
8 Braun, Ryan LF6-220711/17/198313Miami (FL)
39 Burnes, Corbin RP6-322710/22/19942No College
6 Cain, Lorenzo CF6-220504/13/198610No College
58 Claudio, Alex RP6-316001/31/19926No College
36 Faria, Jake RP6-423507/30/19933No College
--- Feyereisen, J.P. RP6-221502/07/19930No College
20 Freitas, David C6-224003/18/19893Hawaii
16 Gamel, Ben LF5-1118705/17/19924No College
--- Guerra, Deolis SP6-524504/17/19894No College
71 Hader, Josh RP6-317704/07/19943No College
18 Hiura, Keston 2B6-019908/02/19961No College
37 Houser, Adrian SP6-321602/02/19933No College
46 Knebel, Corey RP6-322011/26/19915Texas
--- Lauer, Eric SP6-320506/03/19952Kent State
--- Mathias, Mark 2B6-020008/02/19940No College
--- Narvaez, Omar C6-022002/10/19924No College
26 Nottingham, Jacob C6-221904/03/19952No College
51 Peralta, Freddy RP5-1119406/04/19962No College
--- Perdomo, Angel P6-620005/07/19940No College
9 Pina, Manny C5-1121606/05/19876No College
--- Ray, Corey CF6-019509/22/19940Louisville
--- Rodriguez, Ronny 2B6-018004/17/19922No College
79 Supak, Trey SP6-524005/31/19960No College
35 Suter, Brent RP6-421708/29/19894No College
12 Taylor, Tyrone RF6-119701/22/19941No College
--- Urias, Luis 2B5-918506/03/19972No College
61 Wahl, Bobby RP6-222503/21/19922Ole Miss
38 Williams, Devin RP6-316509/21/19941No College
54 Williams, Taylor RP5-1118407/21/19913Kent State
53 Woodruff, Brandon SP6-423202/10/19933Mississippi State
--- Yardley, Eric RP6-216808/18/19901No College
22 Yelich, Christian RF6-320012/05/19917No College