English
Menu
Matchups

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Cards meet Reds on MLB odds

Chris Carpenter gets the ball for the Cards on Monday against the Reds' Johnny Cueto in an MLB betting matchup.

Carpenter (3-7, 4.00 ERA) was pounded by the Reds when he faced them on May 15, giving up eight runs (seven earned) on nine hits over 6 1-3 innings of work in a loss. Cueto (5-2, 1.84 ERA) has three wins in his past four outings.

View Cincinnati vs St Louis Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had set the Cardinals as -120 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 7.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.

Power Rankings:
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 8-rated Cardinals and the league No. 5-ranked Reds, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

ADVERTISEMENT:

How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Reds rank No. 3 in the National League at 9.1 hits per game. That compares with St. Louis’s No. 1 ranking in that category.

St. Louis owns the National League's No. 13 defense, allowing 4.4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Cincinnati's National League No. 9-rated defense.

The Reds were a 7-5 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Indians. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -174 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors. The Reds grabbed a win last time out, defeating Mitch Talbot and the Indians 7-5 on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.

Last time out for St. Louis, they were an 8-3 loser as they battled the Rays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at -142 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. St. Louis didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 8-3 to Tampa Bay on Sunday at Tropicana Field.

Cincinnati Reds Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a win are 2-8

St. Louis Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 6-2
After a loss are 3-7


A few Reds at Cardinals trends to consider:
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 7 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
Cincinnati is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
St. Louis is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis' last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis' last 7 games at home

Next up:
Cincinnati at St. Louis, Tuesday, July 5

Comments