Chase Anderson (1-4, 6.44 ERA) and the Milwaukee Brewers (14-19) are in Miami to go up against Wei-Yin Chen (2-1, 4.66 ERA) and the Marlins (17-15) in a game that could be high scoring. This is the last of a three-game series at Marlins Park. The Brewers won the last game 10-2, and the series is currently tied 1-1. The game starts at 7:10 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May. 11 and will air on FSWI and FSFL.
In his most recent outing, Chen pitched 5.0 innings, giving up four runs and walking one in a 6-4 victory over the Phillies. Derek Dietrich (.324, 6 Rs, 2 HRs, 13 RBIs) went 1 for 5 yesterday. The Brewers were unsuccessful against the Reds 9-5 the last time Anderson pitched. He went 5.0 innings, allowing seven runs (one unearned), striking out four and walking two. Ryan Braun (.368, 20 Rs, 7 HRs, 26 RBIs, 2 SBs) has been hitting the ball well for the Brewers, going 2 for 4 yesterday with one run and two RBIs.
The odds are Marlins -170 for this game and the Over/Under (O/U) is currently 9.
In their previous five games this season, the Marlins have a 3-2 record.
Predictions: SU Winner - MIL
Miami recorded at least two errors for the fourth time this season.
The Marlins managed to give up eight walks in their last game. They'll have to pick it up against the Brewers who are coming in with a 2-1 record against opponents who give up that many walks or more.
When they are outhit, the Brewers are 2-17. The Marlins have a 3-10 record when opponents outhit them.
Miami ranks in the bottom half of the league when it comes to home runs, hitting 31 this season. Milwaukee ranks in the top 10 with 39.
Ranking 20th, Milwaukee is in the bottom half of the league in hits, notching 8.09 per game. Miami ranks in the top five at third with 9.62.
Ranking 12th, Milwaukee is in the top half of the league for its on-base plus slugging percentage (.749). Miami ranks in the top 10 at ninth with an OPS of .767.
The Brewers are 11-16 in games where they allow one or more home runs. The Marlins are 8-5 when they allow at least one homer.