Wainwright and Cardinals take on Reds
Adam Wainwright will get the ball for the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night as they take on the Cincinnati Reds in baseball betting action at the online sportsbooks.
Wainwright is 7-2 with a 1.85 ERA on the season, but he's just 6-9 with a 4.75 ERA over his 21 career appearances against the Reds.
Mike Leake will be on the mound for Cincinnati on Sunday; Leake is 2-3 with a 2.91 ERA this year.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting St. Louis Cardinals were -144 moneyline favorites in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 6.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.1-3.5 win for the Cardinals. A 4.1-3.5 result in favor of the Cardinals is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. 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
Cincinnati (22-25) will face the 27-22 Cardinals in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs St. Louis injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 28 (Cincinnati Reds) and the No. 14 (St. Louis Cardinals) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting St. Louis Cardinals rank No. 11 at 8.78 hits per game. That compares with the Cincinnati Reds No. 23 ranking in that category.
St. Louis brings the No. 3-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Reds's No. 7-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, St. Louis was a 6-3 winner on the road against the Reds. Bettors on St. Louis at -119 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. St. Louis got the job done in their last match in a 6-3 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday at Great American Ball Park behind starter Jamie Garcia.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds Trends
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 6 games at home
Cincinnati is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games when playing St. Louis
Next Betting Matchups
St. Louis home to New York, Monday, May 26th
Cincinnati at Los Angeles, Monday, May 26th