Milwaukee Brewers vs. San Diego Padres: Preview, Predictions and Picks for June 22, 2024

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Jun 22, 2024 6:14 AM
The San Diego Padres, leading the series 2-0, look to extend their advantage over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at 7:15 PM at Petco Park. The Padres, with a 20-21 home record, aim to capitalize on their home-field advantage against the Brewers, who have a respectable 22-20 road record.
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Brewers vs Padres starting pitchers

  • Randy Vasquez for San Diego Padres
  • Carlos Rodriguez for Milwaukee Brewers

Brewers vs Padres statistics

Stat Brewers Padres
Hits 653 (7th) 704 (1st)
Batting Average .253 (8th) .260 (2nd)
Runs Batted In 346 (7th) 345 (8th)
Runs 366 (Tied-6th) 359 (9th)
Home Runs 78 (15th) 85 (Tied-9th)
Walks 278 (3rd) 242 (Tied-12th)
Stolen Bases 105 (2nd) 60 (11th)
Strikeouts 674 (7th) 548 (26th)
Pitches 11537 (5th) 11548 (4th)

San Diego Padres recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/21/24 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 9-5
6/20/24 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 7-6
6/19/24 @ Philadelphia Phillies W 5-2
6/18/24 @ Philadelphia Phillies L 4-3
6/17/24 @ Philadelphia Phillies L 9-2

Milwaukee Brewers recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/21/24 @ San Diego Padres L 9-5
6/20/24 @ San Diego Padres L 7-6
6/19/24 @ Los Angeles Angels W 2-0
6/18/24 @ Los Angeles Angels W 6-3
6/17/24 @ Los Angeles Angels L 5-3

Brewers vs Padres predictions

With the Milwaukee Brewers set to take the field against the San Diego Padres, there are a few players to keep an eye on. Willy Adames, consistently making waves with his powerful swings, is someone who could potentially do some serious damage against Padres pitching. Meanwhile, Christian Yelich, known for his knack to get on base and ignite the offense, could also have a significant impact. His ability to convert opportunities could be crucial, especially at clutch moments. William Contreras, another consistent hitter, will be expected to continue his solid performance, supporting the team both with his bat and behind the plate.

On the flip side, the San Diego Padres have their own set of aces. Luis Arraez, leading with a stellar batting average, is anticipated to continue his hot streak. Given his current form, don't be surprised if he racks up multiple hits. Another player to watch is Fernando Tatis Jr., despite nursing a minor injury. Tatis Jr. has shown he can change the game with one swing of his bat, and if he's feeling good, he could be the game changer. It'll also be interesting to see how Randy Vasquez handles the pressure as the starting pitcher, especially given his season's challenges and the potency of the Brewers' lineup.

Given the strengths and recent performances of both teams, this matchup is poised to be a nail-biter. The Padres might have the edge at home in Petco Park, known for its pitcher-friendly confines, which could play into the hands of their style. However, the Brewers have shown resilience and possess a lineup that can exploit any pitching weaknesses. The game could go either way, but with the current momentum and home advantage, San Diego might just clinch this with a narrow victory. So, if you're looking for an exciting game filled with strategic plays and potential breakout performances, this would be the one to watch!

San Diego Padres injuries

  • Jurickson Profar (LF): Day-To-Day
  • Fernando Tatis Jr. (RF): Day-To-Day
  • Luis Campusano (C): Day-To-Day
  • Drew Carlton (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Yu Darvish (SP): 15-Day-IL

Milwaukee Brewers injuries

  • Christian Arroyo (2B): Day-To-Day
  • Brian Navarreto (C): Day-To-Day
  • Garrett Mitchell (CF): 60-Day-IL
  • DL Hall (SP): 60-Day-IL
  • J.B. Bukauskas (RP): 60-Day-IL

Brewers vs Padres game info

Venue Petco Park
Location San Diego, California
First pitch Sat 7:15 PM
TV FOX
Temperature 71°
Chance of Rain 0%

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