Cardinals face Milwaukee Brewers: MLB odds preview and stats
St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Miller Park on Wednesday as host Milwaukee battles the St. Louis Cardinals in baseball odds action.
Jake Westbrook gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Cardinals on this day; he's 7-7 on the season. The Brewers, meanwhile, will counter with Tom Gorzelanny, who will be looking to improve on his 2-3 mark.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 1-rated Cardinals taking on the National League's No. 10-rated Brewers in this contest.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Cardinals rank No. 1 in the National League at 9.3 hits per game. That compares with Milwaukee’s No. 6 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, St. Louis owns the National League's No. 4-rated road mark, allowing 3.8 runs per game on the highway. Milwaukee, on the other hand, rates No. 9 in scoring at home.
In their last action, St. Louis was a 6-3 loser on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Milwaukee at +118 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. St. Louis looks to rebound from a loss to the Brewers, who beat them 6-3 on Tuesday behind a start from Kyle Lohse at Miller Park.
St. Louis Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Cardinals at Brewers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis' last 7 games when playing Milwaukee
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis' last 6 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
St. Louis is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis
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
St. Louis home to Atlanta, Thursday, August 22
Milwaukee at Cincinnati, Friday, August 23