Pitching Probbles: Brewers: Eric Lauer (3-0, 1.82 ERA, .94 whip, 42 strikeouts); Marlins: Trevor Rogers (1-4, 5.00 ERA, 1.48 WHIP, 21 strikeouts)
fanduel sportsbook Line: Brewers-139, Marlins +118; over/under 7 runs
Bottom line: The Miami Marlins are looking to end their five-game home slide with a win over the Milwaukee Brewers.
Miami is 14-18 on aggregate and 6-8 at home. Marlin hitters have a collective .312 on-base percentage, which is a 10th-ranked percentage in the NL.
Milwaukee has a 21–12 record overall and a 10–4 record at home. The Brewers have a 12-2 record in games when they record at least eight hits.
The teams will meet on Saturday for the second time this season.
Top Performer: Jazz Chisholm has a .283 batting average to lead the Marlins, and has six doubles, three triples and six home runs. Jesus Aguilar is 12-for-40 with three home runs and seven RBIs in the last 10 games.
Kristian Yelich’s .259 batting average ranks the Brewers fourth, and has eight doubles, one triple and five home runs. Colton Wong is 11-for-32 with two home runs and four RBIs in the last 10 matches.
Last 10 games: Marlins: 2-8, .235 batting average, 3.81 ERA, beat opponents by three runs
Brewers: 6-4, .271 batting average, 5.02 ERA, beat opponents by 11 runs
Injuries: Marlins: Joy Wendell: Day-Day (Hamstring), Richard Blair: 10-Day IL (Unknown), John Bertie: 10-Day IL (Unknown), Paul Campbell: 10-Day IL (Elbow), Sean Gunther: 60-day IL (arm), Jose Devers: 10-day IL (shoulder)
Brewers: Andrew McCutchen: 10-Day IL (Covid-19), Jake Cousins: 10-Day IL (Elbow), Justin Topa: 10-Day IL (Elbow)