St. Louis Cardinals (2-3, third in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (3-3, second in the NL Central)
Milwaukee; Friday, 2:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Cardinals: Jack Flaherty (1-0, 0.00 ERA, .86 WHIP, 6 strikeouts) Brewers: Brett Anderson (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 0.00 WHIP, 0 strikeouts)
LINE: Cardinals favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Milwaukee Brewers hit the field for the first time in 2020 against the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Brewers went 45-31 in division play in 2019. Milwaukee hit .246 as a team with 3.4 extra base hits per game and 250 total home runs last season.
The Cardinals went 46-30 in division games in 2019. St. Louis hit .245 as a team last year while averaging 8.2 hits per game.
INJURIES: Brewers: Josh Lindblom: (back), Ray Black: (shoulder), Brett Anderson: (blister), Manny Pina: (finger).
Cardinals: Miles Mikolas: (forearm), John Brebbia: (elbow), Brad Miller: (ankle).