Milwaukee Brewers vs Miami Marlins Prediction MLB Picks 5/21/24

Miami Marlins (15-33) vs Milwaukee Brewers (27-19)

Game Info: Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 6:40 pm (loanDepot park)

Trevor Rogers (1-6) (5.79) vs Robert Gasser (2-0) (0.82)

Betting Odds: Miami Marlins +120 / Milwaukee Brewers -130 --- Over/Under: 8 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Milwaukee Brewers and the Miami Marlins meet Tuesday in MLB action from LoanDepot Park. We will look at this from a betting perspective and determine the best bets for this game. Here’s a Milwaukee Brewers vs Miami Marlins Prediction.

Starting Pitching Matchup

The Milwaukee Brewers will start Robert Gasser here and Gasser is 2-0 with a 0.82 ERA and 6 strikeouts this season. This will be Gasser’s first career start against the Marlins. The Miami Marlins will send Trevor Rogers out for the start and Rogers is 1-6 with a 5.79 ERA and 37 strikeouts this season. In his career, Rogers is 3-0 with a 1.11 ERA and 21 strikeouts against the Brewers.

Milwaukee Brewers Recap

The Milwaukee Brewers will look to bounce back from a 3-2 loss to the Marlins in Monday’s series opener, putting the Brewers in jeopardy of back-to-back series losses after a weekend loss to the Astros this past weekend.

Brewers Looking For Consistency After Monday’s Loss

William Contreras leads the Brewers with 62 hits including 13 doubles and 37 RBIs along with 7 home runs and a .407 OBP while Rhys Hoskins has a team-high 9 home runs with 27 RBIs and Willy Adames has 7 home runs and 29 RBIs. Brice Turang leads the Brewers with 18 stolen bases while Adames has a team-high 43 strikeouts as well this season.

Why the Milwaukee Brewers will win

  • The Marlins have lost each of their last 12 Tuesday night home games against NL Central opponents.
  • The Brewers have won eight of their last nine road games against National League opponents that held a losing record.
  • The Marlins have failed to cover the run line in each of their last nine night games against NL Central opponents following a home win.
  • The Brewers have covered the run line in eight of their last 10 night games against NL East opponents.
  • The Marlins have trailed after 5 innings in each of their last seven night games against National League opponents that held a winning record.

Miami Marlins Recap

The Miami Marlins will look for another win here to pick up another series win after series victories over the Mets and Tigers over the last week.

Marlins Trying To Keep It Going

Bryan De La Cruz leads the Marlins with 50 hits including 9 doubles, 9 home runs and 25 RBIs while Josh Bell has 7 doubles, 6 home runs and 25 RBIs of his own. Jazz Chisholm Jr. has 45 hits with 8 doubles, 6 home runs, 24 RBIs and a team-high 9 stolen bases while Jesus Sanchez has 6 stolen bases as well this season.

Why the Miami Marlins will win

  • The Marlins have won five of their last six games as underdogs.
  • The Brewers have lost four of their last five games as favorites against NL East opponents.
  • The Brewers have failed to cover the run line in each of their last nine games as favorites against National League opponents following a loss.
  • The Marlins have covered the run line in seven of their last eight games.
  • The Brewers have trailed after 5 innings in three of their last four games as road favorites.

Milwaukee Brewers vs Miami Marlins Prediction

I’m on the Brewers here. Milwaukee took one on the chin in a disappointing showing in Monday’s opener, but that was just one game, and I think it was more of a clunker more than anything else. The Miami Marlins have had real struggles against lefties this season, and Robert Gasser has been every bit as good as advertised up to this point in his short major league tenure. The Brewers have been crushing lefties over the last couple of weeks, and one good outing isn’t going to suddenly make me forget about all of the issues that Trevor Rogers has had this season. I think the Brewers come to play here and as such, I’ll back them on the ML here.

Chris’s Pick Milwaukee -130

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