Milwaukee
Brewers
Stadium Miller Park
67-63 Overall | NL CENTRAL 3rd
TEAM STATSAVGRHRERA
Brewers.2506222074.67
Schedule
Regular season
Tue  8/20
@
Cardinals
L4-9
Wed  8/21
@
Cardinals
W / 85-3
Fri  8/23
vs
Diamondbacks
W6-1
Sat  8/24
vs
Diamondbacks
W4-0
Sun  8/25
vs
Diamondbacks
L2-5
Mon  8/26
vs
Cardinals
ESPN7:05pm
Tue  8/27
vs
Cardinals
7:40pm
Wed  8/28
vs
Cardinals
2:10pm
Fri  8/30
@
Cubs
2:20pm
Sat  8/31
@
Cubs
2:20pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

Their odds to win it all are 30/1, 3.2% (#10). Our projection recommends not betting on them to win it all. Their 1.7% chance is #10 in the league. In simulations, they win the NL 4.4% of the time and are not a good value at 15/1, 6.2%. They are projected to win 85 games and come in under their pre-season futures line of 86.5. Their playoff chances stand at 32.3% (12.6% 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

Based on money line odds their expected record at this point of the season is 68.1-60.9. At 67-62 they are in line with these expectations. Money line backers would be down quite a bit (-689 units). They are not good against the spread (58-71) for a -1761 loss. Their under-over record is 67-58 with 4 pushes. They are favored in their upcoming game vs the Arizona Diamondbacks. 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 -0.2 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 11 games is -0.64 which ranks them #9 over this stretch, slightly better 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
43 Albers, Matt RP6-126001/20/198314No College
57 Anderson, Chase SP6-020111/30/19876Oklahoma
3 Arcia, Orlando SS6-018108/04/19944No College
50 Black, Raymond RP6-522906/26/19901No College
8 Braun, Ryan LF6-220711/17/198313Miami (FL)
6 Cain, Lorenzo CF6-220504/13/198610No College
58 Claudio, Alex RP6-316001/31/19926No College
27 Davies, Zach SP6-016502/07/19935No College
47 Gonzalez, Gio SP6-019509/19/198512No College
10 Grandal, Yasmani C6-122011/08/19888Miami (FL)
2 Grisham, Trent LF6-020511/01/19961No College
41 Guerra, Junior RP5-1123401/16/19855No College
71 Hader, Josh RP6-317704/07/19943No College
18 Hiura, Keston 2B6-019908/02/19961No College
37 Houser, Adrian RP6-321602/02/19933No College
25 Jackson, Jay RP6-119510/27/19872No College
23 Lyles, Jordan SP6-523010/19/19909No College
11 Moustakas, Mike 3B6-021109/11/19889No College
--- Perez, Hernan 6-121403/26/19918No College
9 Pina, Manny C5-1121606/05/19876No College
15 Pomeranz, Drew RP6-522811/22/19889Ole Miss
5 Spangenberg, Cory SS6-019003/16/19916No College
7 Thames, Eric 1B5-1121611/10/19865No College
38 Williams, Devin RP6-316509/21/19941No College
22 Yelich, Christian RF6-320012/05/19917No College