San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers Betting Preview

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The San Diego Padres will be taking the field against the Milwaukee Brewers in a Tuesday showdown. Fox Sports Net Wisconsin will televise this NL matchup and the opening pitch will be at 7:40 p.m. ET.

San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers Odds

Milwaukee (-115) is favored against San Diego (+105) and Vegas has put the Over/Under for this night game at 9 runs. The odds for betting on the game’s total currently sit at -110 for both the over and the under. Bettors can also wager on the game’s spread with the most recent runline odds coming in at Padres +1.5 runs (-200) and Brewers -1.5 runs (+170).

The Brewers are 81-69 straight up (SU) and 68-81 against the spread (ATS). The team has gained 1.6 units for moneyline bettors while gaining 20.1 units ATS. Milwaukee has covered the spread four times in its last seven games and the total went over in four of those seven. On the other hand, the Padres are 68-82 SU and have gone 70-79 against the spread. Overall, the club has lost 16.9 units for moneyline bettors and 16.5 units ATS. San Diego is 3-4 ATS over its last seven games and the total has gone over in five of those seven.

Brewers games have an over/under record of 65-79-5 in 2019. The Padres have an over/under record of 72-69-8.

Chris Paddack is getting the start for the visiting Padres. The right-handed Paddack is 9-7 with a 3.38 ERA and 144 strikeouts. He has yet to face the Brewers this year and did not record a start against them in 2018, either.

The Brewers are countering with Brandon Woodruff (11-3, 3.75 ERA). Woodruff has 136 strikeouts and 29 walks, along with a WHIP of 1.17. Woodruff is 0-1 with six strikeouts and a 6.00 ERA in one start against San Diego this year.

As a unit, Milwaukee’s pitchers have allowed 4.9 runs per game overall in 2019. The team’s starters have a 4.60 ERA, 1.38 WHIP and 8.4 strikeouts per nine innings. The bullpen has a 4.54 ERA, 1.31 WHIP and 10.1 K/9.

The Milwaukee hitters are putting up 4.7 runs per outing, including 5.0 per game over its last 10 games and 4.0 per game over their last five. The team’s hit .215/.293/.374 over its last five matchups and is 4-1 SU during that span.

The Brewers’ hitters have been led by outfielders Christian Yelich and Lorenzo Cain. Yelich is hitting .329/.429/.671 with 44 home runs, 97 RBIs, 100 runs and 30 steals, while Cain’s line sits at .250/.316/.347 with eight homers, 43 RBIs, 70 runs and 17 stolen bases.

In the other dugout, San Diego’s pitchers have allowed 4.9 runs per game and its starting pitchers own a 4.71 ERA, 1.30 WHIP and 8.52 K/9. The bullpen has an ERA of 4.59, along with a WHIP of 1.30.

Padres hitters have slashed .241/.313/.417 on their way to 4.4 runs scored per game in 2019, including 4.5 runs per game over the team’s last 10 games and 5.0 per game over the team’s last five contests (0-5 SU).

First baseman Eric Hosmer and third baseman Manny Machado continue to lead San Diego’s offense. Hosmer is hitting .277/.325/.437 with 20 home runs, 95 RBIs and 70 runs scored. Machado is slashing .255/.333/.460 with 30 homers, 82 RBIs and 79 runs scored.

The Brewers have gained 4.6 units and are 49-53 ATS when facing a righty starter. The over’s hit in 50 of those games, compared to 50 that’ve gone under.

Padres vs. Brewers MLB Prediction

Predictions: SU Winner – Brewers, ATS Winner – Padres, O/U – OVER

Betting Notes

  • The under has hit in three of Milwaukee’s last seven games.
  • The Padres have a total OPS of .730 this season and an OPS of .711 when facing right-handed pitchers. The Brewers’ OPS stands at .770 overall and .771 against righties.
  • The Brewers have won 10 of their last 11 games SU.
  • San Diego has recorded 19.3 Runs + Hits + Errors per game over its last 10 contests and 18.6 over its last five.
  • The Padres have hit nine home runs in their last 10 games, including five over their last five.