San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals MLB Baseball Betting Lines Preview
The St. Louis Cardinals battle the visiting San Diego Padres on Friday in MLB betting odds action at Busch Stadium.
The St. Louis Cardinals will turn to Lance Lynn and his 12-8 record as they look for a win in this one, while the San Diego Padres send Tyson Ross (11-10) to the hill.
San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Opening Odds and Betting Line
Baseball betting odds makers, including 5Dimes, opened the St. Louis Cardinals as -128 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 7 at shops such as BetOnline.
Computer Prediction: San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Cardinals to win this game 3.5-3.4. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
64-56 St. Louis battles the Padres, currently with a 57-63 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and St. Louis vs San Diego injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the St. Louis Cardinals rated this week at No. 28 and the San Diego Padres sitting at No. 1.
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. 19 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Padres were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Cardinals. That made winners of bettors who got St. Louis at -188 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Padres were saddled with a loss last time out in Eric Stults's start, as they lost 4-3 against St. Louis on Thursday at Busch Stadium.
San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Odds Trends
San Diego is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
San Diego is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games on the road
San Diego is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing St. Louis
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games at home
St. Louis is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games when playing San Diego
Next Betting Matchups
San Diego at St. Louis, Saturday, August 16th