Chicago Cubs vs Milwaukee Brewers Prediction MLB Picks 5/30/24

Milwaukee Brewers (31-23) vs Chicago Cubs (28-27)

Game Info: Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 1:10 pm (American Family Field)

Colin Rea (4-2) (3.98) vs Jameson Taillon (3-2) (2.58)

Betting Odds: Milwaukee Brewers -111 / Chicago Cubs -106 --- Over/Under: 8.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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In this article, we will formulate a Chicago Cubs vs Milwaukee Brewers prediction for this MLB game on Thursday, May 30th at American Family Field. To formulate this prediction, we will examine:

-The Cubs recent form and recent player performance 

-The Brewers recent form and recent play performance

-Recent Betting trends and streaks involving Chicago

-Recent Betting trends and streaks involving Milwaukee

-Recent betting trends in games played between Chicago and Milwaukee

-A summary that ties it all together and produces a favorable betting outcome for today’s game between the Cubs and Brewers. 

Cubs Need Stronger Pitching

The Cubs need stronger pitching after they really struggled on Wednesday. The Cubs scored six runs, but it wasn’t enough as the pitching gave up ten runs. Ian Happ was the top player hitting a home run and driving in two RBIs. The Cubs are averaging 4.26 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.33 runs per game. The offense is ranked 17th in the league while the pitching is ranked 16th. They do have a negative run differential of -0.07 which is 15th in the league. Christopher Morel has hit nine home runs and driven in 33 RBIs so far this season. Getting the start for the Cubs will be Jameson Tailion who sits with a 3-2 record and an ERA of 2.58. In his last start against the St. Louis Cardinals, he went 5.2 innings giving up nine hits and three earned runs. The Cubs will take on the Reds, White Sox, Reds, and Rays after this series.

Brewers Offense Looks to Build on Wednesday

The Brewers offense scored ten runs on Wednesday and they are going to need that offense to continue the success here. Christian Yellich hit a home run and drove in three RBIs. Willy Adames also hit a home run and drove in three RBIs. The Brewers are averaging 4.93 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.08 runs per game. The offense is ranked 4th in the league while the pitching is ranked 10th. Willy Adames has been the top player for the Brewers, hitting eight home runs and driving in 36 RBIs so far this season. Getting the start for the Brewers will be Collin Rea and he sits with a 4-2 record and an ERA of 3.98. In his last start against the Boston Red Sox, he went 5.2 innings giving up three hits and two runs. 

Chicago Cubs vs Milwaukee Brewers Prediction

The Cubs are going to find success in this game. Tailion sits with an ERA of 2.58 and he’s going to lockdown in this game. The Brewers offense is going to have some major issues getting going and that is going to be the difference here as the Cubs are going to find success. It might not be a popular pick, but the Cubs are going to come out on top. Back the Cubs on the money line to cash.

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

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