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Cincinnati Reds Open as Moneyline Underdog vs the St. Louis Cardinals

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Great American Ball Park on Wednesday as the host Cincinnati Reds battle the St. Louis Cardinals in baseball betting odds action.

Jaime Garcia, with a record of 4-5 on the season, gets the ball for the St. Louis Cardinals, while the Cincinnati Reds trot Alfredo Simon to the mound in this one. He is 2-5 so far in 2016.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting St. Louis Cardinals before the first pitch in this match found them as -175 moneyline favorites earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 9 earlier at TopBet.

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.8-3.8 win for the Reds on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Cincinnati Reds sport a record of 22-36 heading into this matchup, while the St. Louis Cardinals sit at 30-27 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs St. Louis injuries news.

The Cincinnati Reds vs St. Louis Cardinals odds would favor the Cardinals if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Cincinnati is rated No. 30 in the current Odds Shark poll, while St. Louis is at No. 12.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Cincinnati Reds No. 11-ranked scoring average of 4.43 runs per game, against a St. Louis Cardinals offense rated No. 2 and scoring 5.4 runs per game. The Reds have averaged 7.97 hits per game to date this season, less than the Cardinals hitters have managed (9.21 per nine innings).

Comparing defensive stats, St. Louis owns the No. 16-rated road mark, allowing 4.41 runs per game on the highway. Cincinnati, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Cardinals were saddled with a loss last time out in M Leake's start, as they lost 7-6 against Cincinnati on Tuesday at Great American Ball Park.

Betting Trends
  • The total has gone OVER in 13 of St. Louis's last 18 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 7 games on the road
  • St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Cincinnati
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
  • Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • Cincinnati is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games
  • Cincinnati is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

St. Louis at Cincinnati, Thursday, June 9th