Brewers open as moneyline underdog vs Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Odds
The Milwaukee Brewers look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Cardinals arrive at Miller Park on Saturday.
Adam Wainwright, with a record of 4-2 on the season, gets the ball for the Cardinals, while the Brewers trot Yovani Gallardo to the mound in this one. He is 3-1 so far in 2013.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Brewers at No. 11 in the National League and the Cardinals at No. 2 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Cardinals rank No. 5 in the National League at 8.6 hits per game. That compares with Milwaukee’s No. 3 ranking in that category.
St. Louis brings the National League's No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Brewers' league No. 13-ranked defense.
In their last action, St. Louis was a 6-1 winner on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on St. Louis at +103 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. St. Louis got the job done in their last match in a 6-1 victory over Milwaukee on Friday at Miller Park behind starter Shelby Miller.
St. Louis Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 2-8
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Cardinals at Brewers trends to consider:
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
Milwaukee is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
St. Louis at Milwaukee, Sunday, May 5