Peralta expected to start for the Brewers against the Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals (88-74, third in the NL Central in 2018) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (96-67, first in the NL Central in 2018)
Milwaukee; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Cardinals: Jack Flaherty (0-0, 0.00 ERA) Brewers: Freddy Peralta (0-0, 0.00 ERA)
LINE: Cardinals favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The St. Louis Cardinals face the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday at Miller Park.
The Brewers went 40-37 in division play in 2018. Milwaukee hit 218 total home runs and averaged 8.6 hits per game last year.
The Cardinals finished 41-35 against NL Central Division opponents in 2018. St. Louis hit 205 total home runs and averaged 8.5 hits per game last season.
Brewers Injuries: None listed.
Cardinals Injuries: None listed.