Milwaukee Brewers at Chicago Cubs Matchup 8/30/23

At American Family Field on Sunday, Justin Steele will be on the mound for the Chicago Cubs (83-78), opposed by Adrian Houser of the Milwaukee Brewers (91-70), starting at 3:10 PM ET.

Matchup

Game Spread Team Totals Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Game Hitters Rating Pitchers Rating Open Current Open Current Open Current Open Current Line Moves
Milwaukee Brewers Milwaukee Brewers Brewers Conf Confirmed 0 0 -1.5 (+168) -1.5 (+152) 3.5 3.5 7 runs 7 runs -106 -118 line-movement
Chicago Cubs Chicago Cubs Cubs Conf Confirmed 0 0 +1.5 (-205) +1.5 (-184) 2.5 3.5 -110 +100

Odds Comparison

Vegas vs. Lineups.com Odds
Vegas Difference Vegas Difference
Moneyline -118 118 +100 100
Totals 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5
Win Probability 54% 54% 50% 50%
Over/Under
Vegas Difference
Over/Under 7 7
Against the Spread(ATS) History
ATS Home Away
64-60 29-36 35-24
64-53 33-34 31-19
Over/Under History
Over/Under Home Away
58-69-5 33-30-2 25-39-3
69-58-5 35-28-4 34-30-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
7 or less 0-3-0 0-0-0 0-3-0 3-6-0 3-6-0 0-0-0
8 or 8.5 42-33-3 25-14-1 17-19-2 35-28-1 18-11-1 17-17-0
9 or 9.5 11-28-2 8-15-1 3-13-1 29-19-3 12-7-3 17-12-0
10 or 10.5 3-2-0 0-1-0 3-1-0 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0
11 and over 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 1-4-1 1-3-0 0-1-1

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 36-31 53.7% 52.2 4.1
After Losses 30-21 58.8% 47.1 4.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 36-31 53.7% 49.3 5.3
After Win 35-34 50.7% 46.4 4.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5
4.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
3.6 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.1
3.9 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.5
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
4.3 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.9 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.1
5.0 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.5

Milwaukee Brewers Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
8/30/23 MIL 0 @ CHC 1 +110 -130 6.5 runs 2.9 runs Corbin Burnes (R) .461 .219 3.5 runs Justin Steele (L) .633 .267
8/29/23 MIL 6 @ CHC 2 +108 -126 9 runs 4.2 runs Wade Miley (L) .803 .297 4.8 runs Jameson Taillon (R) .526 .156
8/27/23 MIL 10 vs SD 6 -104 -112 9 runs 4.3 runs Adrian Houser (R) .890 .265 4.5 runs Michael Wacha (R) .823 .257
8/26/23 MIL 5 vs SD 4 -144 +122 8.5 runs 4.8 runs Freddy Peralta (R) .600 .207 3.7 runs Pedro Avila (R) .594 .156
8/26/23 MIL 7 vs SD 3 -116 -102 8 runs 4.1 runs Brandon Woodruff (R) .836 .323 3.8 runs Yu Darvish (R) .721 .212
8/23/23 MIL 8 vs MIN 7 -144 +122 8 runs 4.5 runs Corbin Burnes (R) .925 .289 3.5 runs Kenta Maeda (R) .917 .270

Chicago Cubs Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
8/30/23 CHC 1 vs MIL 0 -130 +110 6.5 runs 3.5 runs Justin Steele (L) .633 .267 2.9 runs Corbin Burnes (R) .461 .219
8/29/23 CHC 2 vs MIL 6 -126 +108 9 runs 4.8 runs Jameson Taillon (R) .526 .156 4.2 runs Wade Miley (L) .803 .297
8/27/23 CHC 10 @ PIT 1 -130 +110 9 runs 4.8 runs Javier Assad (R) .849 .300 4.1 runs Bailey Falter (L) .343 .129
8/26/23 CHC 10 @ PIT 6 -130 +110 9.5 runs 5.1 runs Jordan Wicks (L) .762 .270 4.3 runs Colin Selby (R) .622 .212
8/25/23 CHC 1 @ PIT 2 -118 +100 9 runs 4.7 runs Kyle Hendricks (R) .502 .161 4.3 runs Mitch Keller (R) .603 .233
8/24/23 CHC 5 @ PIT 4 -190 +160 8.5 runs 5.3 runs Justin Steele (L) .652 .263 3.1 runs Rob Zastryzny (L) .585 .182

Cubs vs. Brewers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, October 1, 2023
  • Time: 3:10 PM ET
  • TV: BSWI
  • Cubs Starter: Justin Steele
  • Brewers Starter: Adrian Houser
  • Moneyline Favorite: Cubs -112
  • Moneyline Underdog: Brewers -108
  • Over/Under: 8.5 runs

Cubs vs. Brewers Matchup Statistics

  • The Cubs have the No. 5 offense in MLB play scoring 5.1 runs per game (823 total runs).
  • Chicago is 66-20 in games this season when it put up five or more runs.
  • The Brewers have scored the 17th-most runs in the league this season with 724 (4.5 per game).
  • Milwaukee has won 73 of its 84 games this season in which it scored more than four runs.
  • The Cubs' 4.20 team ERA ranks 15th across all league pitching staffs.
  • The 8.6 strikeouts per nine innings put together by Chicago's pitching staff ranks 18th in the majors.
  • The Brewers have the first-best ERA (3.76) in the majors this season.
  • Milwaukee has an 8.9 K/9 rate this season as a pitching staff, which ranks 14th in the majors.

Cubs vs. Brewers Previous Meetings

Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
9/30/2023 Cubs -1.5 9 -120 +100 10-6 CHC
9/29/2023 Brewers -1.5 8.5 -115 -105 4-3 MIL
8/30/2023 Brewers -1.5 7 -120 +100 3-2 CHC
8/29/2023 Cubs -1.5 6.5 -130 +110 1-0 CHC
8/28/2023 Cubs -1.5 9 -130 +110 6-2 MIL
7/6/2023 Brewers -1.5 7.5 -110 -110 6-5 MIL
7/5/2023 Cubs -1.5 8.5 -140 +120 4-3 CHC
7/4/2023 Brewers -1.5 9.5 -115 -105 7-6 CHC
7/3/2023 Cubs -1.5 9 -115 -105 8-6 MIL
9/19/2021 - - 9 -235 +190 6-4 CHC

Cubs Leaders

  • Cody Bellinger has racked up 153 hits, a team-high for the Cubs.
  • Bellinger ranks sixth in batting average, 29th in on-base percentage and ninth in slugging among qualifying batters in the major leagues.
  • Nico Hoerner paces his team with a .383 slugging percentage.
  • Hoerner ranks 18th in batting average, 42nd in on-base percentage and 118th in slugging among all qualified hitters.
  • Ian Happ has racked up a team-best .360 on-base percentage.
  • Happ takes his two-game hit streak into this one. During his last five outings he is hitting .286 with a double, two home runs, a walk and six RBI.
  • Seiya Suzuki is hitting .285 with 31 doubles, six triples, 20 home runs and 59 walks.
  • Suzuki has recorded a hit in three straight games. In his last five games he is hitting .350 with a double, a triple, three walks and four RBI.

Brewers Leaders

  • Christian Yelich has accrued an on-base percentage of .370, a team-high for the Brewers.
  • Yelich is 24th in MLB with a .279 batting average, his .370 OBP ranks 14th, and he sits at No. 59 in MLB play with a .453 slugging percentage.
  • Carlos Santana is hitting .241 with 33 doubles, a triple, 23 home runs and 65 walks.
  • Santana's .241 average ranks 113th in MLB among qualified hitters, while his OBP (.320) sits at No. 90 in the league. He ranks 78th with a .431 slugging percentage.
  • William Contreras has generated a team-best slugging percentage (.459) and paces the Brewers in hits (156).
  • Willy Adames has 29 doubles, two triples, 24 home runs and 70 walks while batting .218.

Cubs vs. Brewers Injury Report

  • Cubs: Nick Madrigal: 10-Day Injured List (Hamstring), Michael Fulmer: 15-Day Injured List (Forearm), Brad Boxberger: 15-Day Injured List (Right Forearm), Brandon Hughes: 60-Day Injured List (Knee), Nick Burdi: 60-Day Injured List (Appendix), Codi Heuer: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Ethan Roberts: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Nico Hoerner: Day-to-day (Knee)
  • Brewers: Jesse Winker: 10-Day Injured List (Back), Elvis Peguero: 15-Day Injured List (Elbow), J.B. Bukauskas: 15-Day Injured List (Finger), Thyago Vieira: 15-Day Injured List (Calf), Darin Ruf: 60-Day Injured List (Knee), Justin Wilson: 60-Day Injured List (Back), Aaron Ashby: 60-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Jean Carlos Mejía: Suspended List (Suspension)