Brewers vs Cubs Game Breakdown

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Milwaukee Brewers

Brewers

20W-12L

Milwaukee Brewers

May 05, 2024

02:20PM EST

Odds: 6.5 o/u

Cubs

20W-14L

Chicago Cubs
Chicago Cubs

Get ready to chug your beers and munch on some deep-dish pizza because today’s MLB showdown is nothing short of epic! The Milwaukee Brewers, boasting a solid 20-12 record, are rolling into the iconic Wrigley Field to face the equally formidable Chicago Cubs, who are hot on their heels in the National League standings. With the first pitch slated for 02:20 PM EST, the stakes are sky-high as the Brewers look to avenge yesterday’s nail-biting 5-6 loss. The odds-makers have the over/under teasing at a tight 6.5, reflecting the intensity expected on this partly cloudy Chicago day, with a slight breeze that might just carry the ball a bit further into the stands. As these two titans clash again, it’s brewing up to be a battle that could very well see the Cubs clawing their way to the top, or the Brewers fermenting a victory in enemy territory!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: May 05, 2024 02:20PM EST
Location: Wrigley Field, Chicago
Weather: Partly cloudy with winds from the NNE at 4.3 mph. Temperature is at 55.0° with 69% humidity.

Vegas Odds

MIL ML CHC ML Over/Under Line
Open -128 +107 6.5 -1.5/1.5
Recent -138 +115 6.5 -1.5/1.5
Difference -10 +8 0

Team Performance

mil Team Logo
LAST 10
6W-4L
AWAY
143W-115L

58.0% Win Probability

chc Team Logo
LAST 10
5W-5L
HOME
128W-123L

42.0% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Runs O/U O/U DIFF ATS
05/03/24 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 3 Under -2.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 1
05/04/24 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 5 Over +4.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 6
03/30/23 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 0 Under -2.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 4
10/01/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 0 Under -2.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 4
04/01/23 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 3 Under -2.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 1
04/02/23 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 9 Over +7.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 5
07/03/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 6 Over +7.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 8
07/04/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 7 Over +6.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 6
07/05/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 4 Over +0.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 3
07/06/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 5 Over +4.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 6
08/28/23 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 6 Over +1.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 2
08/29/23 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 0 Under -5.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 1
08/30/23 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 2 Under -1.5
Chicago Cubs CHC 3
09/29/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 3 Over +0.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 4
09/30/23 Chicago Cubs CHC 10 Over +9.5
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 6

Brewers Vs Over/Under

Cubs Vs Over/Under

Freddy Peralta
Freddy Peralta
ERA 3.208 | IP 33.7 | 3.0W-0.0L | KO 45.0
Date Matchup Result IP Hits Runs KO Over
04-30-24 vsTB 2-8W 5.3 1 2 7 Over
04-25-24 @PIT 7-5W 4.7 5 5 5 Over
04-19-24 @STL 2-1W 6.0 4 0 7 Under
04-12-24 @BAL 11-1W 6.0 5 1 11 Over
04-05-24 vsSEA 5-6W 5.7 4 3 7 Over
03-29-24 @NYM 3-1W 6.0 1 1 8 Under
09-24-23 @MIA 1-6L 3.0 9 4 4 Over
09-18-23 @STL 0-1L 6.0 4 1 6 Under
09-12-23 vsMIA 1-3W 6.3 2 1 9 Under
09-06-23 @PIT 4-5L 5.3 4 3 4 Over
Javier Assad
Javier Assad
ERA 1.969 | IP 32.0 | 2.0W-0.0L | KO 27.0
Date Matchup Result IP Hits Runs KO Over
04-30-24 @NYM 2-4L 5.0 5 1 1 Under
04-25-24 vsHOU 1-3W 5.7 4 1 5 Under
04-20-24 vsMIA 3-2L 4.7 3 1 3 Under
04-14-24 @SEA 3-2W 5.7 4 2 6 Under
04-08-24 @SD 8-9L 5.0 3 2 7 Over
04-02-24 vsCOL 2-12W 6.0 4 0 5 Over
09-30-23 @MIL 10-6W 1.7 2 0 4 Over
09-28-23 @ATL 3-5L 2.0 1 1 3 Over
09-26-23 @ATL 6-7L 1.0 1 2 2 Over
09-23-23 vsCOL 3-6W 4.0 2 0 6 Over

Brewers Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
05/06 vs CHC 5-6L 8 1 Over
05/05 vs CHC 3-1W 8 0 Under
05/03 @ TB 7-1W 10 2 Over
05/02 @ TB 8-2W 10 1 Over
05/01 @ TB 0-1L 3 0 Under
04/30 @ NYY 5-15L 11 1 Over
04/29 @ NYY 3-15L 5 1 Over
04/28 @ NYY 7-6W 9 2 Over
04/27 vs PIT 7-5W 12 2 Over
04/26 vs PIT 3-2W 7 0 Under
04/25 vs PIT 1-2L 3 1 Under
04/24 vs PIT 2-4L 5 1 Under
04/23 vs STL 2-0W 6 0 Under
04/22 vs STL 12-5W 18 3 Over
04/21 vs STL 2-1W 5 0 Under

Cubs Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
05/06 @ MIL 6-5W 8 3 Over
05/05 @ MIL 1-3L 8 1 Under
05/04 vs NYM 6-7L 9 1 Over
05/03 vs NYM 1-0W 5 0 Under
05/02 vs NYM 2-4L 4 0 Under
05/01 vs NYM 3-1W 3 1 Under
04/30 vs BOS 4-5L 7 1 Over
04/29 vs BOS 0-17L 5 0 Over
04/28 vs BOS 7-1W 14 0 Over
04/27 @ HOU 3-1W 7 1 Under
04/26 @ HOU 4-3W 8 1 Over
04/25 @ HOU 7-2W 6 3 Over
04/23 @ MIA 3-6L 8 0 Over
04/22 @ MIA 5-3W 7 2 Over
04/22 @ MIA 2-3L 7 0 Under

Team’s Batting Order

Brewers Notable Injuries

  • No notable injuries for players that have played at least once in the last four weeks.

Cubs Notable Injuries

  • No notable injuries for players that have played at least once in the last four weeks.
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