The Milwaukee Brewers record is starting to reflect their position as the favorites to win the National League Central Division. The Brewers have grabbed two straight wins to gain two games of separation over the Pittsburgh Pirates in the MLB standings. Milwaukee hasn’t named a starting pitcher yet for this contest.
People making Giants vs Brewers predictions will see that San Francisco is stuck in the middle of a competitive National League West Division race. This is likely a developmental season for the Giants, as many of their division foes have aspirations of contending for the NL pennant and the World Series.
San Francisco Giants vs. Milwaukee Brewers odds
Moneyline: The Giants opened as -125 favorites on the MLB schedule. However, the odds may shift quickly once the Brewers name a starting pitcher.
Over/Under: The over/under is nine runs.
San Francisco Giants vs. Milwaukee Brewers Information
San Francisco Giants vs. Milwaukee Brewers
Location of the game: American Family Field
Date & Time: Thursday, May 25. 7:40 p.m.
How to watch: MLB.tv
Giants vs. Brewers Betting Preview
San Francisco Giants players have shown they have plenty of pop in their bats this season. The Giants rank sixth in the MLB by hitting 1.39 home runs per game. San Francisco has had struggles scoring and preventing runs this season.
The Giants have only scored 4.36 runs per nine innings, which ranks 21st in the league. San Francisco is 20th in runs allowed, giving up 4.77 per game. People making MLB picks will see that the under has gone 25-22-2 this season.
Anyone making MLB picks on the Brewers has seen that their defense and pitching has carried them early. Milwaukee ranks 13th in the league by allowing 4.32 runs per game. The Brewers are one of the MLB teams that have struggled at the plate. Milwaukee only scores 4.28 runs per nine innings, which ranks 22nd in the league. The Brewers are 11th in home runs per game at 1.29 per contest.
Alexander has been used primarily out of the bullpen this season, but will be used to start Thursday after regular starting pitcher Logan Webb ended up on the MLB injury report with back tightness. So far this season, Alexander has a 4-0 record with a 4.42 ERA in 21 appearances.
Alexander has struck out nine batters and issued four walks during his 18.1 innings of work this season. He has allowed 14 hits.
Tehran is rumored to make the start if he passes his physical. Anyone making Giants vs Brewers predictions will see that Tehran hasn’t pitched in the big leagues since 2021, when he made one start for the Tigers. During his career, MLB player stats show Tehran has a 78-77 record with a 3.80 ERA.
San Francisco Giants vs. Milwaukee Brewers Picks and Predictions
This is one of those MLB games where both sides are trying to make the best use out of their pitching staffs. The issue is that circumstance is forcing them to be creative with how they get through the game. With the game that should feature a lot of bullpen work, this will see the number go over the total.
For a winning side, this matchup of MLB teams is difficult to predict. Milwaukee has won two straight games and is good at home, but the Brewers may be leaning on a veteran pitcher who hasn’t thrown in a game in two seasons.
- When it comes time to make Giants vs Brewers predictions, take a flier on San Francisco to score a win.