Milwaukee Brewers vs. Houston Astros Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/17/2024]

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Houston Astros Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/17/2024]

MLB action continues on Friday at 8:10PM ET as the Milwaukee Brewers lock horns with the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

Hunter Brown (0-4, 7.79 ERA) will be the starting pitcher for the Astros, while the Brewers will counter with Freddy Peralta (3-1, 3.63 ERA).'s full preview of Friday's Brewers vs. Astros matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Brewers vs. Astros Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Run Line

We have used advanced machine learning and statistics to simulate the result of Friday's MLB game between the Brewers and Astros 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of MLB picks.

Our proven predictive analytics model gives the Astros a 51% chance of defeating the Brewers.

According to our model, the Astros (+1.5) have a 63% chance of covering the run line, while the over/under total of 7.5 runs has a 53% chance of going over.

Brewers vs. Astros Odds [5/17/2024]

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Brewers Astros
Run Line -1.5 (+155) +1.5 (-175)
Moneyline -110 -104
Total o7.5 (-110) u7.5 (-108)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

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Brewers vs. Astros Game Information

Friday's MLB game between the Astros and Brewers at Minute Maid Park is scheduled to start at 8:10PM ET.


Our full coverage of the Brewers vs. Astros includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live win probabilities.

Calling Our Shot: Free MLB Picks

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We predict the Astros, with a 51% win probability, will likely beat the Brewers on Friday.

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