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St. Louis Cardinals Starter Lance Lynn Out to Silence Cincinnati Reds Bats in MLB Contest

The St. Louis Cardinals will look to improve on a 11-11 record when they take on the Cincinnati Reds, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Friday.

The St. Louis Cardinals will rely on Lance Lynn to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Tim Adleman will be his counterpart for the Cincinnati Reds. Lance Lynn is 2-1 this season, and Tim Adleman is 0-0.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The moneyline was hovering in the range of -162 for the St. Louis Cardinals in this one over at Bovada. The over under number was sitting near 8.5 at 5Dimes.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 7.2-3.0 win for the Cardinals. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Cincinnati Reds vs St. Louis Cardinals Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The St. Louis Cardinals bring a 11-11 record to the battle against the 10-12 Reds. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and St. Louis vs Cincinnati injuries news.

This game puts the St. Louis Cardinals, most recently No. 19 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Cincinnati Reds, who rate a No. 18 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits St. Louis Cardinals No. 21-rated offense, averaging 4 runs per game, against a Cincinnati Reds defense that ranks No. 27 at 4.82 in runs allowed per game. The St. Louis Cardinals have averaged 8.27 hits per game so far, less than Cincinnati Reds batters have averaged on the year (8.32 hits per game).

Defensively, Cincinnati features the No. 23-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.89 runs per game. St. Louis, meanwhile, comes in at No. 23 at home, scoring 3.67 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Betting Trends
  • Cincinnati is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Cincinnati is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 5 games
  • Cincinnati is 11-5 ATS in its last 16 games on the road
  • St. Louis is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis's last 7 games
  • St. Louis is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Cincinnati at St. Louis, Saturday, April 29th