Lance Lynn, Yovani Gallardo take mound in Brewers vs Cardinals tilt
St. Louis Cardinals
|90-64||September 21, 2013, 07:10 PM | Miller Park||68-85|
The St. Louis Cardinals will look to grab a road win when they take on the Brewers in Milwaukee at Miller Park on Saturday in baseball odds action.
St. Louis puts its faith in starter Lance Lynn to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 13-10. Getting the ball for the Brewers is Yovani Gallardo, who owns a 11-9 record on the season with a 4.29 ERA.
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Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Brewers as 125 Underdog on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 8 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
This game matches up the No. 18 (Brewers) and the No. 14 (Cardinals) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
St. Louis was a 7-6 winner in its last match on the road against the Brewers. They won as -195 favorites, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors. St. Louis needed extra innings to get the job done against the Brewers on Friday as the Cardinals defeated them 7-6 at Miller Park.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Milwaukee's No. 19-ranked scoring average of 3.97 runs per game, against a Cardinals offense rated No. 3 and scoring 4.84 runs per game. The Brewers have averaged 8.54 hits per game to date this season, less than the Cardinals hitters have managed (9.25 per nine innings).
St. Louis brings the No. 6-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Brewers's No. 21-ranked defense.
A few Cardinals at Brewers trends to consider:
St. Louis is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
St. Louis at Milwaukee, Sunday, September 22nd