It’s MLB Division series time and the Atlanta Braves are taking on the Milwaukee Brewers. In this Game 1 matchup the best of the NL East are taking on the best of the NL Central. So, the big question is which team will with this matchup? Find out how each team will do with our Braves vs Brewers Betting Pick before you place your bet!
In tonight’s National League Division Series matchup will take place at American Family Field in Wisconsin. Needless to say, the Brewers will have the home advantage but is it enough to cover the run line? Many fans, baseball forum and baseball betting websites believe it is enough. This is because in the last few days, the Brewers went from a -140 favorite to -150.
Braves vs Brewers Betting Prediction and Analysis for 10/8/2021
The Atlanta Braves made it to the MLB playoffs by defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in the NL East division. In the end, they made it to the NLDS with an 88-73 record which is just 6 wins higher than the Phillies. Needless to say, it was a close race in the MLB NL East division this year.
According to Korean Online sports betting sites, Charlie Morton (14-6 3.34 ERA) will be the starting pitcher for Atlanta. For this season, Morton let 69 runs go through on 136 hits in 185.2 starts across 33 outings. In terms of offense, the Braves rank 8 in the MBL regular season with 4.91 run on 8.12 hits per game.
Atlanta’s best batter is Austin Riley who leads led the Braves offense with a .303 batting average. Furthermore, he has a team high of 33 home runs and 107 hits. Of course, we cannot forget about Freddie Freeman with a team high of 180 hits with a .393 OBP.
On the other hand, the Milwaukee Brewers won the NL Central with a 95-67 record. The Brewers lost their last 4 games in the series. However, that is because they won their division weeks ago and chose to let their starters rest.
According to baseball betting odds websites, the Brewers will be using their ace, Corbin Burnes as the starting pitcher
Braves vs Brewers Betting Pick
Game time: 10/08/2021 at 4:37 PM EDT
Bet on the Atlanta Braves at +115
In this Division Series matchup, both teams are as ready as can be for the first game. However, despite the odds being against them, Atlanta has a slight edge over the Brewers. This is because their starting players did much better during the last week of the division.
In addition, Corbin Burnes seems to struggle when facing off the Braves. In their last matchup this season, he let the Braves score 5 runs in 4 innings. Therefore, we predict the Atlanta Braves will win with a final score of 4-3.