Milwaukee; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Brewers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
The Brewers are 11-8 against opponents from the NL Central. Milwaukee’s team on-base percentage of .324 is second in the National League. Christian Yelich leads the lineup with an OBP of .406.
The Reds have gone 5-12 against division opponents. The Cincinnati offense has compiled a .215 batting average as a team this season, last in the MLB. Jose Iglesias leads the team with an average of .296. This is the first game between these teams in 2019.
TOP PERFORMERS: Yelich leads the Brewers with 19 home runs and is slugging .732. Yasmani Grandal is 10-for-34 with a double, a triple, two home runs and 10 RBIs over the last 10 games for Milwaukee.
LAST 10 GAMES: Brewers: 5-5, .249 batting average, 2.99 ERA, outscored opponents by 12 runs
Reds: 5-5, .227 batting average, 3.39 ERA, outscored opponents by one run
Brewers Injuries: Bobby Wahl: 60-day IL (knee), Brent Suter: 60-day IL (elbow), Jimmy Nelson: 10-day IL (shoulder), Corey Knebel: 60-day IL (elbow), Travis Shaw: 10-day IL (wrist), Manny Pina: 10-day IL (hamstring).
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