Brewers vs Padres Prediction - MLB Picks 4/16/23

San Diego Padres (8-8) vs Milwaukee Brewers (10-5)

Game Info: Sunday, April 16, 2023 at 4:10 pm (Petco Park)

Yu Darvish (0-1) (4.76) vs Wade Miley (1-1) (2.45)

Betting Odds: San Diego Padres -213 / Milwaukee Brewers +160 --- Over/Under: 7.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The San Diego Padres and Milwaukee Brewers face off on Sunday in an MLB showdown at Petco Park. The Brewers have won two of the first three games of this series. 

Brewers Betting Preview

The Brewers sit with a 10-5 record overall, but their pitching really struggled giving up 10 runs. In the previous two games the Brewers pitching gave up only five runs and they need the pitching to step up here. The Brewers pitching overall is giving up 3.27 runs per game which is 3rd best in all of baseball.  On the mound for the Brewers is Wade Miley who sits with a 1-1 record and an ERA of 2.45. In his last start against the Diamondbacks, he went five innings giving up five hits and three runs. 

Padres Betting Preview

The Padres sit with an 8-8 record overall and although they been inconsistent, they looked good on Saturday. The Padres offense was good scoring 10 runs on the way to the victory. Jake Croneworth had a strong game finishing with three hits, two runs and six RBIs. The Padres offense is averaging 4.44 runs per game which is 19th best in the league. On the mound for the Padres is Yu Darvish who sits with an 0-1 record and an ERA of 4.76. In his last start against the Mets he went five innings giving up five hits and three runs. 

Brewers vs Padres Trends

Brewers are 7-0 in their last 7 after allowing 5 runs or more in their previous game. Brewers are 5-0 in their last 5 games following a loss. Brewers are 8-2 in Mileys last 10 starts with 5 days of rest. Padres are 0-4 in Darvishs last 4 starts after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game. Padres are 0-4 in Darvishs last 4 starts.

Shane’s Free Pick

The Padres have struggled in Yu Darvish’s starts and the Brewers are going to pick up their third win of the series. Darvish currently sits with an ERA of 4.76 and the Brewers are going to have no issue running up the score. The Padres won’t have an answer, and the Brewers will get the job done.

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

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