Pittsburgh Pirates at Milwaukee Brewers: 8/29/22 MLB Picks and Prediction

Milwaukee Brewers (67-59) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (48-79)

Game Info: Monday, August 29, 2022 at 8:10 pm (American Family Field)

Corbin Burnes (9-6) (2.84) vs () ()

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The Milwaukee Brewers will host the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first game of their series in the National League Central from American Family Field on Monday night. The weather is expected to be very humid with a 28.6% chance of rain and 15.7 miles per hour winds.  

The Milwaukee Brewers are coming off of a 2 run win against the Chicago Cubs in their last game. Christian Yelich and Kolten Wong each homered for the second straight game and Garrett Mitchell drove in two runs. The series ended at 2-1 in favor of the Milwaukee Brewers.

Eric Lauer got the start for the Milwaukee Brewers. He has a 3.58 ERA, with 129 strikes and a 1.24 whip. He gave up four runs in five innings in the win.

Milwaukee Brewers right-hander, Corbin Burnes will be the starter for this one. He has a 2.84 ERA with 190 strikes and a .96 whip. 

The Pittsburgh Pirates are coming off of a 5 run win against the Philadelphia Phillies in their last game. Oneil Cruz, Tucupita Marcano and Bryan Reynolds all tripled and scored to get the win. The series ended at 2-1 in favor of the Philadelphia Phillies.

Roansy Contreras got the start for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He has a 3.57 ERA, with 65 strikes and a 1.34 whip. He struck out seven over five innings in the win. 

Pittsburgh Pirates have yet to name a starter in this game one. 

The Pirates are 58-118 in their last 176 when their opponent scores 5 runs or more in their previous game. The Pirates are also 17-36 in their last 53 games following a win and are 24-51 in their last 75 overall. The Brewers are 6-2 in their last 8 when their opponent allows 2 runs or less in their previous game. The Brewers are also 5-2 in their last 7 Monday games and are 31-15 in their last 46 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400. The Brewers should begin this series with a win as the Pittsburgh Pirates are 37-94 in the last 131 meetings in Milwaukee.

Clayton’s Pick Brewers -1.5

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