St. Louis Cardinals Favored by -167 Against San Diego Padres on Thursday

San Diego Padres

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St. Louis Cardinals
Thursday, August 14, 2014 8:15 PM ET
Busch Stadium

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Busch Stadium on Thursday as the host St. Louis Cardinals battle the San Diego Padres in baseball betting odds action.

It's a pitching duel between John Lackey for the St. Louis Cardinals (12-8 on the year) and Eric Stults for San Diego Padres (5-13 so far).

San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Opening Odds and Betting Line

On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, St. Louis sat as -167 favorites earlier in the day at Bovada. The over/under total was set at 7.5, according to 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 3.6-3.4 win for the Cardinals on Thursday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 3.6-3.4 result in favor of the Cardinals today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The St. Louis Cardinals sport a record of 63-56 heading into this matchup, while the San Diego Padres sit at 57-62 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and St. Louis vs San Diego injuries news.

The St. Louis Cardinals vs San Diego Padres odds would favor the Padres if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. St. Louis is rated No. 28 in the current Odds Shark poll, while San Diego is at No. 1.

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How San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Stats Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the St. Louis Cardinals and its No. 28-rated batting order, averaging 3.71 runs per nine innings, against the No. 30 lineup of the San Diego Padres at 3.25 runs per outing.

Comparing defensive stats, San Diego owns the No. 9-rated road mark, allowing 3.78 runs per game on the highway. St. Louis, on the other hand, rates No. 18 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

San Diego was a 5-3 winner in its last match at home against the Rockies. They won as -153 favorites, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors. San Diego looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Rockies, a 5-3 final on Wednesday in support of Ian Kennedy at PETCO Park.

St. Louis was a 5-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Marlins. They won as +101 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors. The Cardinals enjoyed a 5-2 victory at the expense of the Marlins on Wednesday, with Justin Masterson throwing 7 innings of 3-hit ball at Marlins Park.

San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Odds Trends

San Diego is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games on the road
San Diego is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

San Diego at St. Louis, Friday, August 15th

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