Milwaukee
Brewers
Stadium Miller Park
0-0 Overall | NL CENTRAL 1st
TEAM STATSAVGRHRERA
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Schedule
Regular season
Tue  7/21
@
Dodgers
POSTPONED
Wed  7/22
@
Dodgers
POSTPONED
Fri  7/24
vs
Pirates
POSTPONED
Sat  7/25
vs
Pirates
POSTPONED
Sun  7/26
vs
Pirates
POSTPONED
Mon  7/27
vs
Cardinals
POSTPONED
Tue  7/28
vs
Cardinals
POSTPONED
Wed  7/29
vs
Cardinals
POSTPONED
Thu  7/30
vs
Cardinals
POSTPONED
Fri  7/31
@
Cubs
POSTPONED
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

Their championship odds are 40/1, 2.4% (#17 best). Their simulation based win percentage (2%) is not better than their odds implied probability but it would be if not for the juice on the lines. They are a good bet to win the NL at 20/1, 4.8%. Their sim chance is 4.8%. The Brewers are averaging 83.6 wins per sim which makes them a decent bet to win over 82.5 games. At +150 the Brewers are not a good value to make the playoffs with a 36.9% chance. Their odds of winning their division are 4/1, 20%. They win the division in 22.8% of simulations. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #8 in the NL.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

They were expected to win 53% of their games last season so their 89-74 met expectations. Against the money line they turned a +34 profit. They broke even against the money line. They were not good against the spread going 79-84 (-1603 loss). More of their games came in under (88) than went over (69). They are favored in their upcoming game vs the Chicago Cubs. 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. Since last season their average run differential is +0.01 which ranks #8 in the NL, but their rank based on win percentage is #5. They are the #10 ranked team in run differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #8 ranked team among home teams.

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 #2 outfielder. 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
25 Anderson, Brett SP6-323002/01/198811No College
3 Arcia, Orlando SS6-018108/04/19944No College
50 Black, Raymond RP6-522906/26/19901No College
8 Braun, Ryan LF6-220711/17/198313Miami (FL)
23 Broxton, Keon CF6-419805/07/19905No College
39 Burnes, Corbin RP6-322710/22/19942No College
6 Cain, Lorenzo CF6-220504/13/198610No College
58 Claudio, Alex RP6-316001/31/19926No College
--- Faria, Jake 6-423507/30/19933No College
76 Feyereisen, J.P. RP6-221502/07/19930No College
20 Freitas, David C6-224003/18/19893Hawaii
16 Gamel, Ben LF5-1118705/17/19924No College
24 Garcia, Avisail LF6-424006/12/19918No College
52 Grimm, Justin RP6-321008/16/19887Georgia
5 Gyorko, Jedd 2B5-1020009/23/19887West Virginia
71 Hader, Josh RP6-317704/07/19943No College
--- Healy, Ryon 6-423201/10/19924Oregon
18 Hiura, Keston 2B6-019908/02/19961No College
32 Holt, Brock SS5-1019306/11/19888Rice
37 Houser, Adrian SP6-321602/02/19933No College
46 Knebel, Corey RP6-322011/26/19915Texas
27 Lauer, Eric SP6-320506/03/19952Kent State
29 Lindblom, Josh RP6-424006/15/19875Purdue
61 Mathias, Mark 2B6-020008/02/19940No College
45 Miller, Shelby SP6-322510/10/19908No College
--- Morin, Mike 6-422005/03/19916North Carolina
21 Morrison, Logan 1B6-224008/25/198710No College
10 Narvaez, Omar C6-022002/10/19924No College
--- Nottingham, Jacob 6-221904/03/19952No College
51 Peralta, Freddy RP5-1119406/04/19962No College
--- Peterson, Jace 6-020005/09/19906No College
41 Phelps, David SP6-220010/09/19867Notre Dame
9 Pina, Manny C5-1121606/05/19876No College
73 Rasmussen, Drew RP6-122507/27/19950Oregon State
65 Rodriguez, Ronny 2B6-018004/17/19922No College
12 Smoak, Justin 1B6-422012/05/198610South Carolina
7 Sogard, Eric 2B5-1018505/22/19869Arizona State
35 Suter, Brent RP6-421708/29/19894No College
2 Urias, Luis 2B5-918506/03/19972No College
31 Wahl, Bobby RP6-222503/21/19922Ole Miss
38 Williams, Devin RP6-316509/21/19941No College
53 Woodruff, Brandon SP6-423202/10/19933Mississippi State
57 Yardley, Eric RP6-216808/18/19901No College
22 Yelich, Christian RF6-320012/05/19917No College