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The Houston Astros (6-10) and Milwaukee Brewers (7-9) will open up a three-game National League Central series on Monday night at Miller Park, with the first pitch scheduled for 8:10 ET.

Las Vegas oddsmakers have opened up the Brewers as hefty -220 home favorites, while the total stands at 7.5 across the board.

Zack Greinke (1-1, 5.09 ERA) is behind the inflated price in the betting market for this particular contest, coming in with a perfect 12-0 record and 2.89 ERA in 17 starts as a Brewer at Miller Park.  He has registered a 1-0 mark and 1.29 ERA in two home starts this year.

The right-hander will gain further support at the windows due to his 3-0 mark and 1.71 ERA in three career starts versus the Astros, as he's not allowed a home run in 21 combined frames.

Greinke has limited Astros' slugger Carlos Lee to just three hits in 17 career at bats against him (.176), but will be looking to send him down on strikes for the...

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