Milwaukee Brewers vs. Houston Astros Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/18/2024]

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Houston Astros Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/18/2024]

The Houston Astros and Milwaukee Brewers will meet in MLB action at Minute Maid Park on Saturday, starting at 7:10PM ET.

The Astros will send Justin Verlander (2-1, 3.38 ERA) to the mound, while the Brewers have opted for Bryse Wilson (2-1, 2.65 ERA).'s comprehensive preview of Saturday'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 data to simulate the outcome of Saturday's MLB matchup between the Brewers and Astros 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of MLB predictions.

Our independent predictive analytics model gives the Astros a 60% chance of beating the Brewers.

According to our model, the Brewers (+1.5) have a 58% chance of covering the run line, while the 8.5-run over/under has a 53% chance of going over.

Brewers vs. Astros Odds [5/18/2024]

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

Bet Type Brewers Astros
Run Line +1.5 (-140) -1.5 (+120)
Moneyline +150 -174
Total o8.5 (-102) u8.5 (-114)

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

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Brewers vs. Astros Game Information

Saturday's MLB game between the Astros and Brewers at Minute Maid Park is scheduled to begin at 7:10PM ET.


Our full betting 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 60% win probability, will likely beat the Brewers on Saturday.

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