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Cincinnati Reds Starter Alfredo Simon Out to Silence St. Louis Cardinals Bats in MLB Contest

St. Louis Cardinals


Cincinnati Reds
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 7:10 PM ET
Great American Ball Park

The Cincinnati Reds get a visit from the St. Louis Cardinals in MLB baseball betting action on Wednesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.

John Lackey, with a record of 13-9 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 13-10 so far in 2014.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Opening Odds and Betting Line

The St. Louis Cardinals were listed as -126 favorites on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 7.5 before betting started earlier on Wednesday over at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Cardinals to win this game 3.9-3.8. 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 Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

68-77 Cincinnati battles the Cardinals, currently with a 80-65 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs St. Louis injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 30-ranked Cincinnati Reds and the No. 7-rated St. Louis Cardinals in this matchup.

How St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Stats Matchup

When it comes to getting on base, the visiting St. Louis Cardinals rank No. 16 at 8.58 hits per game. That compares with the Cincinnati Reds No. 28 ranking in that category.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Cincinnati has the No. 10-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Cardinals own the No. 11 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

St. Louis lost its last outing, a 9-5 result against the Reds on September 9. Bettors who backed the Reds at +126 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Cardinals were saddled with a loss last time out in Michael Wacha's start, as they lost 9-5 against Cincinnati on Tuesday at Great American Ball Park.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Odds Trends

St. Louis is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games on the road
Cincinnati is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Cincinnati is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
Cincinnati is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis

Next Betting Matchups

St. Louis at Cincinnati, Thursday, September 11th